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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.

South Ribble receives new electric vehicle charging points under council climate plans

Electric vehicle owners in South Ribble are to enjoy three new charging points thanks to grant funding secured by the council. The three new rapid charging points, located in Bamber […]

3 weeks ago
Firefighters tackled fire at former BHS store in Fishergate

Firefighters were called out early on Sunday morning to a fire in the former BHS building in Preston city centre. On June 5 2022, four fire engines from Preston, Bamber […]

4 weeks ago
Tractor and pedestrian collision shut Bamber Bridge road

Police arriving at the scene at a crash in Station Road, Bamber Bridge. Pic credit: Shane King Lancashire Police attended a collision involving a tractor and a pedestrian in Bamber Bridge on Monday afternoon. They were called to Station Road, Bamber Bridge, at 3.01pm on Monday 30 […]

1 month ago
South Ribble residents invited to have their say on plans to improve Biodiversity

Residents of South Ribble are being given the opportunity to have their say on ambitious plans to conserve and enhance biodiversity in the Borough. South Ribble Borough Council has published […]

1 month ago
Advertisement Advertisement Bamber Bridge nursery officially reopened following 2021 fire

Busy Bees Bamber Bridge officially re-opened with a ribbon cutting ceremony Busy Bees Bamber Bridge has officially re-opened its doors following a £900,000 refurbishment. Marg Randles, the Co-Founder of Busy Bees and the Mayor of South Ribble, Councillor Jane Bell, officially […]

1 month ago
People asked to avoid Preston city centre as firefighting continues at former nightclub

A drone image shows the fire raging in the bottom floor of the former nightclub Pic: @lfrsdrone / Twitter Firefighting is continuing at a huge building fire in Church Street in Preston city centre. The building – a former nightclub which has housed the likes of Evoque, Lava and […]

1 month ago
The Preston women breaking the stigma around Crohn’s and colitis this World IBD Day

Victoria Danson and Kelly Bracewell hosting stoma workshop Two women are working to break the stigma and improve lives this World Inflammatory Bowel Disease Day. World IBD Day takes place on 19 May each year, and unites people in […]

1 month ago
Preston choir holding Platinum Jubilee celebration concert in Bamber Bridge

Preston Orpheus Choir Preston Orpheus Choir and the Company of Voyces are holding a Platinum Jubilee Celebration. The programme will include Zadok the Priest, I Was Glad, Land of Hope and Glory, Mozart’s […]

1 month ago
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