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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.

Bamber Bridge beer and gin festival returns over Easter weekend

Ale time in Brig The fourth Bamber Bridge beer festival takes place over Easter weekend with more than 20 real ales and 50 gins to sample. From Friday 19 to Sunday 21 April, the […]

11 months ago
Driver dies following Bamber Bridge crash

Chorley Road in Bamber Bridge was closed by police Pic: Google The driver of a Mercedes involved in a crash in Bamber Bridge has died. The 45-year-old man from Bamber Bridge suffered serious head injuries and died during Sunday (31 March). […]

11 months ago
Police give update on driver’s condition after Bamber Bridge crash

Police closed Chorley Road while the scene was dealt with Pic: Google A driver is in a ‘critical condition’ following a crash in Bamber Bridge. South Ribble Police closed Chorley Road where it meets Renshaw Drive around 2.20am on Sunday (31 March). […]

11 months ago
Man cut free from overturned car in Bamber Bridge crash

Chorley Road in Bamber Bridge was closed by police Pic: Google Firefighters had to cut a driver free from an overturned car in Bamber Bridge during the early hours of Sunday morning. Crews from Bamber Bridge were called to Pearwood Close […]

11 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Two River Ribble flood warnings as Storm Hannah lashes the city

River Ribble in flood at Avenham Park Pic: Lisa Brown Two flood warnings are in force saying ‘flooding is expected’ from the River Ribble. The Environment Agency has two sections of the river at Preston under floodwatch. Heavy rainfall from […]

12 months ago
Tribunal rules Bamber Bridge agency discriminated against pregnant employee

A mum-of-one has spoken out about discrimination she faced after telling her employer she was pregnant. Aimee Sanderson says she suffered extreme stress and unfair treatment before she was dismissed […]

12 months ago
Photos show repairs ongoing after fire at Ye Olde Hob Inn

Repair work at Ye Olde Hob Inn Repair work is continuing at Ye Olde Hob Inn after fire ripped through the thatched pub last September. When Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service arrived at the historic Bamber Bridge […]

12 months ago
Police hunt two men who fled Audi in fatal M61 crash

Lancashire Police are trying to find the identities of two men who fled the scene after a collision on the M61 in which a 12-year-old girl died. Ebony Gould, from […]

1 year ago
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