Blackburn with Darwen Council staff newsletter

What’s on in Blackburn with Darwen

Events in & around Blackburn & Darwen.

Doctor in the House for Blackburn’s Second Comic Con

Organisers of the Blackburn Comic Con have announced that Colin Baker, the sixth doctor in the long running BBC Series Dr Who will be coming to King Georges Hall on Saturday 4 November.

Russian State Opera performs premiere Tosca at King George’s Hall

The highly acclaimed Russian State Opera returns with the perfect tragic opera this month at King George’s Hall

Tosca – breath-taking tragic opera
Music by Giacomo Puccini
Sung in Italian with English Surtitles

Featuring an impressive cast and accompanied by a large live Orchestra with over 30 musicians on Saturday 30th September 2017.

New apprentices make their start at the Council

part of the ongoing apprenticeship scheme.

Campaign launched by the NHS in Blackburn with Darwen to protect families against flu

NHS Blackburn with Darwen Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) has launched a major drive aimed at protecting families against flu.

Health Fayre is just what the doctor ordered!

Everyone’s invited to Blackburn Cathedral on Wednesday 20 September as East Lancashire Hospitals NHS Trust celebrates its Health Fayre and Annual General Meeting.

Could you be a foster carer?

An information evening is being held for people interested in becoming a foster carer.

Replacement bus service is extended due to demand

A Blackburn bus company that took over a bus route following the collapse of Darwen Coach Services, has announced it will extend it due to popular demand.

Helping children in need

Generous donations of clothing and shoes have been gifted to a local charity helping families in need across Blackburn and Darwen.

Heritage takes centre stage this weekend in Blackburn Town Centre

Blackburn Town Centre  brings the past to life this weekend as part of a national celebration, Heritage Open Days.