Bamber Bridge

An area to the south of Preston, it is within South Ribble and is commonly referred to as ‘Brig’. Bamber Bridge has a railway station and a main high street with local shops. It is close to the A6.

The Preston women breaking the stigma around Crohn’s and colitis this World IBD Day

Victoria Danson and Kelly Bracewell hosting stoma workshop Two women are working to break the stigma and improve lives this World Inflammatory Bowel Disease Day. World IBD Day takes place on 19 May each year, and unites people in […]

12 hours ago
Preston choir holding Platinum Jubilee celebration concert in Bamber Bridge

Preston Orpheus Choir Preston Orpheus Choir and the Company of Voyces are holding a Platinum Jubilee Celebration. The programme will include Zadok the Priest, I Was Glad, Land of Hope and Glory, Mozart’s […]

1 day ago
The Bamber Bridge pub that Hobnails a cheese and onion pie

Ye Olde Hob Inn cheese and onion pie The first establishment in Blog Preston’s series of reviews of eateries offering outdoor dining is the landmark Ye Olde Hob Inn in Bamber Bridge. You can tell by the spelling […]

5 days ago
Investigation after fire at derelict Fishwick building

Glenluce Drive Pic: Google An investigation has been launched into the cause of a fire at a derelict building in Fishwick. Two fire engines from Preston and Bamber Bridge were called to the blaze […]

2 weeks ago
Advertisement Advertisement Latest South Ribble planning applications week beginning April 25

South Ribble Borough Council Pic: Ian Greig Below are the planning applications from South Ribble Borough Council in the week beginning April 25. Two Storey Dormer Side Extension at 7 Alder Drive Hoghton Preston Lancashire. Validated 12 […]

3 weeks ago
Reports ‘man threatened with knife’ saw Bamber Bridge street closed by police

Police were called to Station Road at 11.20am on Monday (18 April) after a report a man had threatened another man with a knife. A 42-year-old man from Bamber Bridge […]

4 weeks ago
Tree falls in Bamber Bridge trapping two people

Two fire engines and Police were called to a road traffic collision on Wigan Road, Bamber Bridge at 7:28am today (Thursday, 7 April). Two vehicles that had been hit by […]

1 month ago
New plans for Cuerden site announced

Another aerial view of the Cuerden site Development proposals that would focus on high-quality employment use and have the potential to create around 2,000 jobs have been announced. The plans for the Lancashire Central site at Cuerden […]

1 month ago
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