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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.

Delays on M6 at Bamber Bridge due to a collision between a car and a cyclist

The sliproad onto the M6 northbound at junction 29, Bamber Bridge, is closed due to a collision. The closure is also causing delays southbound. At 7.55 this morning police received […]

1 year ago
Men charged with burglary after Penwortham break-ins

Two men have been charged with burglary following a number of break-ins in Penwortham. On Friday afternoon, officers attended two separate reports of burglaries at homes in Valley Road and […]

1 year ago
Join the World’s Biggest Coffee Morning with these Macmillan events in Preston

Bon Bons coffee and cake Pic: Bon Bons/Facebook Macmillan Cancer Support hosted their first coffee morning in 1990. Since then, the initiative has raised over £200 million for the charity. The ‘World’s Biggest Coffee Morning’ is Macmillan’s biggest […]

1 year ago
Cycling legend talk coming to Preston bike shop

Tom Simpson A top cycling author is coming to Preston to talk about his new biography on one of Britain’s greatest cyclists. Ribble Cycles is hosting an evening with author Chris Sidwells […]

1 year ago
Advertisement Advertisement Bamber Bridge micropub named in CAMRA’s Good Beer Guide

Exterior of Brig 'n' Barrel A Bamber Bridge micropub has been named in the Campaign for Real Ale’s Good Beer Guide 2020. Brig ’n’ Barrel in Station Road has been recognised in the prestigious guide, […]

1 year ago
Family friendly places to visit on a rainy day in Preston

We all know it’s much easier to entertain the kids when the sun is shining. Unfortunately, the February half term is turning out to be a bit of a washout. […]

1 year ago
Mum’s bid to bring home son who lost part of his skull in a car crash

A mum from Bamber Bridge is raising funds to bring her son home after he suffered severe head injuries in a car crash. Ryan Womack, 25, lost part of his […]

1 year ago
Police arrest man in connection with sexual assault in Bamber Bridge

Police acted to detain the three men A convicted thief who went on the run has been arrested by police. Matthew Parkinson was wanted in connection with breaching his release licence terms in May. Preston Police said […]

1 year ago
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