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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.

Police appealing for information on wanted Bamber Bridge man

Preston police are appealing for information on a wanted man. Jordan Hughes, 24 of Eaveswood Close, Bamber Bridge, is wanted in connection with offences of stalking, theft, assault and causing […]

24 hours ago
Covid-19 cases dropping in most areas of Preston and South Ribble

Covid-19 cases map to 18 February 2021 The majority of areas in Preston and South Ribble continue to see a decrease in cases of Covid-19. Farington, Lea and Marina, and Preston City Centre are among the 22 […]

2 days ago
Anger as Council van is parked over tribute to Ben Smith who died in Bamber Bridge crash

Council van parked over Ben's tribute Pic: Lucie Eaves Family and friends of Ben Smith have expressed their anger after a South Ribble Borough Council van was parked over a tribute to the 20-year-old, who died in a collision […]

5 days ago
Latest South Ribble planning applications for week beginning 15 February

South Ribble Borough Council Pic: Ian Greig Below are the planning applications validated by South Ribble Borough Council in the week beginning 15 February. For more planning applications in South Ribble, or where you live, click this link. Listed building […]

5 days ago
Advertisement Advertisement Funeral fundraiser set up in memory of Ben Smith who died in Bamber Bridge crash

Ben Smith Pic: South Ribble Police A fundraiser has been created to raise funds for the funeral of Ben Smith from Walton-le-Dale, who died after being hit by a Ford Transit van in Station Road on Thursday (11 February). […]

2 weeks ago
Latest South Ribble planning applications for week beginning February 1

South Ribble Borough Council Pic: Ian Greig Below are the planning applications validated by South Ribble Borough Council in the week beginning 1 February. For more planning applications in South Ribble, or where you live, click this link. Single storey […]

2 weeks ago
Family pay tribute to man who died in Bamber Bridge crash

Ben Smith Pic: South Ribble Police Tributes have been paid to a 20-year-old man who died after a collision in Bamber Bridge. Ben Smith, from Walton-le-Dale, died after being hit by a Ford Transit van in […]

2 weeks ago
Electric scooter rider dies after Bamber Bridge crash as murder investigation launched

Station Road in Bamber Bridge Pic: Google Police have launched a murder investigation after a man died in a collision in Bamber Bridge. A 20-year-old man from Walton-le-Dale has died following the incident. South Ribble Police closed […]

2 weeks ago
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