Blackburn with Darwen Council staff newsletter

Beautiful but Deadly

United Utilities are warning people about the dangers of swimming in reservoirs with a safety campaign called Beautiful but Deadly.

Residents reassured following Grenfell Tower fire

Blackburn with Darwen Borough Council has moved to reassure residents about fire safety in response to the Grenfell Tower fire.

Help shape the future of local health and care

Blackburn with Darwen residents are invited to get involved, debate and help shape the future of health and social care in Pennine Lancashire at two summer engagement events in the borough.


What’s on in Blackburn with Darwen from Monday, 26th June to Sunday, 2nd July 2017

Here’s our list of events in & around Blackburn & Darwen from Monday, 26th June – Sunday, 2nd July 2017.

Clothing appeal supported by Blackburn with Darwen’s Letsfoster

An appeal to help orphans in Uganda and children in need locally is being supported by Blackburn with Darwen Council’s fostering service.

Roe Lee Park Summer Fun Day

Not feeling the summer vibe yet? Then book Saturday, July 8th into your schedule!

National Highways & Transport Survey – a voice for residents

Local people are being asked for their views on Blackburn with Darwen’s highways and transport services – from the condition of roads and footpaths to the quality of cycling facilities.

Doreen stepping down in style

Dedicated volunteer Doreen Mitchell is retiring from her role at Ivy Street Community Centre.

Warm welcome for Blackburn Visitors

Blackburn’s rich and diverse history is captured in a new installation at Larkhill.

Minute’s silence at Armed Forces Day ceremonies

A minute’s silence was held to commemorate the victims of the tragedies at Grenfell Tower and Finsbury Park during a ceremony to mark Armed Forces Day.