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.

Preston woman waits six weeks for refund from popular travel fare aggregator

Charlotte Alty and her boyfriend Daniel Wilson A Preston woman has waited more than six weeks for a refund from a popular travel fare aggregator. Charlotte Alty, 27, from Bamber […]

6 days ago
Man who fell from M61 motorway bridge has died

An empty M61 and traffic being held An empty M61 and traffic being held A man who fell from a motorway bridge has died from his injuries. Lancashire Police closed the M61 for two hours during Monday […]

1 week ago
M61 reopens near Preston after two-hour closure

An empty M61 and traffic being held An empty M61 and traffic being held The M61 has been reopened near Preston after being closed due to a man falling from a bridge. Lancashire Police were holding traffic […]

1 week ago
RBS to close Bamber Bridge branch

RBS in Station Road, Bamber Bridge Pic: Google RBS in Station Road, Bamber Bridge Pic: Google Another branch of RBS will be closing in the Preston area. The bank has announced it will be closing its Bamber Bridge […]

2 weeks ago
Advertisement Advertisement Revealed: What Lancashire County Council have already spent on Cuerden

Aerial view of the Cuerden development Aerial view of the Cuerden development As work resumes on the Cuerden site we can reveal how much it’s already cost – with no flagship store signed up yet to […]

3 weeks ago
Nearly new sale returning to Bamber Bridge

One of the stalls at a previous nearly new sale A previous Cheeki Monkeys sale A nearly new sale is returning to Bamber Bridge. Cheeki Monkeys organise pre-loved and nearly new sales all over the UK and their South Ribble […]

3 weeks ago
Search continues for Bamber Bridge man after woman attacked

Matthew Parkinson Matthew Parkinson Police are continuing their search for a Bamber Bridge man after a woman was assaulted. A 31-year-old woman was punched in the face and had a tooth knocked […]

4 weeks ago
Lifesaving defibrillators are being installed around Preston

Fishergate was full of shoppers when the incident took place Pic: Tony Worrall Numerous Preston locations will now be equipped with lifesaving defibrillators as part of a county-wide campaign. Lancashire Lifesavers campaign is helping to install the equipment across the county, with the […]

1 month ago
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