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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.

Collision at Bamber Bridge Interchange causes delays on M6

Earlier this morning (17 May) two lanes were closed at the M6 Southbound at Junction 29 (Bamber Bridge Interchange, M65) due to a collision. Traffic Officers are currently at the […]

20 hours ago
Disappointment at Cuerden Valley parkrun ending

Ramona Mulligan at her very first parkrun with her dog Alfie Cuerden Valley parkrun is being scrapped as a result of costs to the park. Many are disappointed that the run, which has been going since 2013, is coming to an […]

3 weeks ago
Road closed as emergency services attended scene of Bamber Bridge fire

Station Road Pic: Google A Bamber Bridge road was closed last night as emergency services dealt with a building fire. The partial closure of Station Road was near the level crossing. South Ribble Police […]

4 weeks ago
22-year-old man wanted in connection with burglary in Bamber Bridge

South Ribble Police have appealed for information on the whereabouts of James Ashton, 22, who is wanted in connection with a burglary. Ashton, previously off Mosslands, Leyland, is wanted in […]

4 weeks ago
Advertisement Advertisement South Ribble Borough Council explain tree felling in Withy Grove Park is due to transformation project

South Ribble Borough Council have released a statement explaining why trees have been felled in Withy Grove Park, after receiving messages from disgruntled residents. The trees have been cut down […]

1 month ago
Four fire engines deal with Higher Walton waste fire

Fire engine Pic: Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service Fire services were called to deal with a fire on Kittlingbourne Brow, Higher Walton in the early hours of this morning. Four fire engines from Bamber Bridge and Preston attended […]

1 month ago
National Lottery winners bring joy to hundreds of elderly and vulnerable people in Bamber Bridge

A team of creative National Lottery winners have been putting their skills to good use during the latest lockdown – making and painting dozens of beautiful bird boxes for Age […]

1 month ago
Nine areas of Preston and South Ribble record less than three Covid cases in final week of March

Latest Covid case map. A total of nine areas within Preston and South Ribble currently have less than three coronavirus cases. This includes areas such as Penwortham North, Lostock Hall and Haslam Park. However, […]

1 month ago
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