Monthly Archives: March 2018

New Scout badge launch at special town hall event

Published on Monday 26 March 2018 at 2:57 pm

A special ceremony took place in Blackburn Council Chamber to launch a new Scout badge.

Council leader Mohammed Khan congratulated Blackburn District Scouts for encouraging groups from different faiths and backgrounds to work together.

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Strictly 60’s

Published on Friday 23 March 2018 at 11:28 am

Darwen Library Theatre is holding an evening of the best 60’s in music.

The night will be an extravaganza of music and songs from the 1960’s, featuring the Vigilantes and the Walk This Way Choir.

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Mayor’s Ball 2018

Published on Wednesday 21 March 2018 at 11:49 am

The 2018 Mayor’s Charity Ball took place last weekend (Friday, March 16)

Councillor Colin Rigby hosted the event along with his wife Jean to celebrate his year as Mayor of Blackburn with Darwen to raise money for his chosen charities: East Lancashire Hospice, Bolton Hospice, Eve Appeal and Royal Navy & Royal Marine’s Children fund.

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Appeal launched for new statue

Published on Wednesday 7 March 2018 at 3:01 pm

International Women’s Day has been chosen to launch a funding campaign for new piece of public art in Blackburn to celebrate one of the town’s most famous women.

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