Monthly Archives: February 2014

Borough prepares to ‘Ramp Up The Red’

Published on Wednesday 5 February 2014 at 8:35 pm

Blackburn with Darwen is getting set to ‘Ramp Up The Red’ later this week.

The Council and other local groups from the borough are getting involved in the British Heart Foundation’s national fundraising day, taking place this Friday February 7, to raise awareness of all heart conditions with a host of events planned.

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Youth Justice Service adopts WW1 Soldiers grave in Darwen

Published on Wednesday 5 February 2014 at 12:03 pm

Blackburn with Darwen’s Youth Justice Service has adopted the grave of a World War 1 soldier, which will be maintained and looked after by young people who the service is helping to rehabilitate. Based in Darwen Cemetery, the young people involved in the project have gained knowledge about the young soldier, whilst helping to maintain his grave and keep the surrounding area tidy.

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