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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.

Lancashire Central retail and leisure development confirmed at site of failed IKEA plan

Lancashire Central Illustrative CGI A vision for a huge industrial, retail and leisure development on land close to a major motorway junction in Central Lancashire has been given the green light. The approval of […]

6 months ago
Lancashire Central retail park plan could move forward from ashes of IKEA development

M65 terminus roundabout There are calls for a decision over the future of a site in South Ribble – once earmarked for an IKEA store – to be deferred until the conclusion of […]

6 months ago
M6 Preston southbound delays after crash near Junction 31 at Samlesbury

Delays on the M6 southbound at Junction 30 on Tuesday evening Pic: Traffic Cameras UK A crash had closed three of four lanes of M6 southbound between J31A (Tickled Trout) and J30 (Bamber Bridge). Police were at the scene, with delays of 60 minutes above […]

7 months ago
Preston man convicted of ‘catalogue of sexual offences’ jailed for 10 years

Adam Dupuis Pic: Preston Police A man who was convicted of a “catalogue of sexual offences” has been jailed for 10 years and eight months. Adam Dupuis sexually assaulted a number of women and young […]

7 months ago
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Car smashed into lamppost in serious London Way crash

A collision on London Way last night A driver was taken to hospital after a collision with a lamppost saw a vehicle sustain serious damage. The crash, reported by police at around 10.45pm last night (December 3), […]

7 months ago
Artisan Christmas markets coming to Bamber Bridge

An artisan Christmas market is set to come to Bamber Bridge. The event is due to be held on Saturday, December 9 from 10am-3pm at the Valley Church Conference Centre. […]

7 months ago
Fulwood and West View pools land funding boost but South Ribble misses out

Bamber Bridge Leisure Centre Chorley and South Ribble councils have failed in a bid for funding that would have reduced the huge bill they face to help keep their leisure centres and swimming pools […]

8 months ago
Centrepiece Withy Grove Park slide to be replaced after arson attack

Plans for the new slide at Withy Grove in Bamber Bridge The centrepiece of a South Ribble children’s playground is to be replaced  – more than a year after it was destroyed by two fires. The two-shute tower slide at Withy […]

8 months ago
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