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Local community group’s £50k celebration

Published on April 10, 2017 at 9:17 am

A local community group is celebrating after receiving a grant for £50,000.

The Blackburn-based Sliding Doors – whose mission it is to change the lives of people of all ages who may be lonely, isolated or living with disabilities through their project ‘Open for All’ – were one of five groups competing in a public vote in the Granada region for a share of National Lottery funding in the People’s Projects competition.

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The National Festival of Making: Makers Market

Published on April 6, 2017 at 2:04 pm

The first dedicated national celebration of all things produced in Britain and the art of making, The National Festival of Making, taking place in Blackburn, Lancashire on Saturday 6 – Sunday 7 May, has announced a range of market traders to stop shoppers in their tracks, reach for their wallets and splash out on treats ranging from entire sets of 17th century-inspired, hand-illustrated, ceramic tableware to artist-designed socks.

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High Five for Health Project

Published on April 4, 2017 at 1:21 pm

One Voice has been commissioned by Blackburn with Darwen Council to deliver the fifth phase of its Baiter Sehat (Better Health) campaign in the borough.

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