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.

Penwortham neighbours drive support for Rosemere

Norma's house decorated with balloon and banners for the summer fete Two Penwortham residents have hosted a socially-distanced summer fete to raise over £700 for Rosemere Cancer Foundation. Neighbours Norma Blackburn and Margaret Dunn raised £709 by holding the event on […]

6 days ago
Bamber Bridge construction firm raising awareness of high suicide rate in the industry

Neil Conlon Bamber Bridge firm Conlon Construction is looking to raise awareness of high suicide rates in the industry through a new partnership with mental health charity Lancashire Mind. Conlon Construction has […]

6 days ago
Female jogger assaulted in Cuerden Valley Park

Cuerden Valley Park Stag Lodge Entrance Pic: Google Maps Police are appealing for information after a female jogger was assaulted in Bamber Bridge. The woman, in her 40s, was running near the Stag Lodge Entrance in Cuerden Valley Park […]

4 weeks ago
M6 northbound closed between J29 and J30 due to overturned vehicle

The M6 is closed northbound between junctions 29 and 30, Bamber Bridge, due to an overturned vehicle. Motorists are advised to use alternative routes here possible as the motorway is […]

1 month ago
Advertisement Advertisement Drinkers moved on after ‘man with machete’ seen in Pear Tree Park

Police were called to Pear Tree Park in Penwortham after a man was seen with a machete following the Man City vs Chelsea match. A large number of drinkers had […]

1 month ago
Appeal to trace missing Preston teenager last seen in Brindle Road

Lancashire Police are becoming increasingly concerned for the welfare of a teenage girl missing from Preston. Update: Police say Emily was found safe and well during Tuesday and the public […]

1 month ago
Driver taken to hospital after crash shuts Station Road in Bamber Bridge

The black Vauxhall Astra crashed this morning in Station Road near St Aidens Church Station Road in Bamber Bridge has been closed due to a crash this on Wednesday morning (June 17). The major road has been closed at the junction of School Lane […]

2 months ago
Deaths from coronavirus in each Preston, South Ribble and Chorley neighbourhood revealed

A map showing how many people have died from coronavirus in each electoral ward has been updated. The total number of people to have died from coronavirus in Preston, South […]

2 months ago
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