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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.

Man to run marathon from Bamber Bridge as part of 401 Challenge

A man will start a marathon from Bamber Bridge this week in an effort to raise funds for two anti-bullying charities. Ben Smith is deep into The 401 Challenge which […]

4 years ago
Lucky escape after chip pan fire in Bamber Bridge

Brownedge Close in Bamber Bridge Pic: Google A chip pan was the cause of a fire which saw a lucky late-night fryer escape injury. Lancashire Fire and Rescue service crews raised to Brownedge Close in Bamber Bridge […]

4 years ago
Bamber Bridge card skimming: Man charged after suspicious activity

The NatWest cash point in Station Road was targeted A man has been charged on suspicion of fraud after a skimming device was found at a cash point. South Ribble Police said on Friday 18 March they received reports […]

4 years ago
Audi crashes off M65 in Bamber Bridge

Police shared a picture of the car on the edge of the road Pic: LancsRoadPolice A driver has been arrested after his car careered off the motorway near Preston. Lancashire Road Police said a breathalyser reading placed the man nearly three times the legal drink-drive […]

4 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Walton Summit fire: Firefighters spend three hours tackling Bamber Bridge blaze

Fire crews spent three and a half hours putting out a blaze at an industrial unit in Bamber Bridge. Three fire engines from Bamber Bridge and Penwortham, along with an […]

4 years ago
Police hunt driver of a Mitsubishi after Bamber Bridge railway line crash

Another view of the crash near the level crossing Pic: British Transport Police The driver of a car who failed to stop when asked to by police is still on the run. Lancashire Police used a stinger to bring the chase of a […]

4 years ago
Car crashes into level crossing in Bamber Bridge after police chase

The car hit the fence near the level crossing Pic: Lancashire Road Police A car appears to have crashed into a fence near a level crossing in Bamber Bridge. Lancashire Road Police tweeted the picture shortly after 9pm on Saturday. They tweeted ‘two […]

4 years ago
Bamber Bridge man arrested after flashing incident

The Greenwood area where the incident took place Pic: Google A man from Bamber Bridge has been arrested following a flashing incident in Clayton Green. The 54-year-old man was arrested on Wednesday on suspicion of indecent exposure. Two teenage girls, […]

4 years ago
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