Environment

Darwen Moors Fire

Published on Friday 20 May 2022 at 11:14 am

Yesterday evening (19.5.2022) the Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service (LRF) responded to a small blaze on Darwen Moors.

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Community cycle training huge success

Published on Monday 14 February 2022 at 4:29 pm

Blackburn with Darwen Council has seen a huge response to free cycle training offered as part of a wider active travel project to get residents walking and cycling more across the borough.

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WALL OF SHAME – help us catch them!

Published on Wednesday 20 October 2021 at 12:29 pm

Do you know someone standing in the Wall of Shame?

This week the Council has launched a new initiative to tackle fly-tipping, and appeals to residents to share any home or dash-cam CCTV footage to help us catch those illegally dumping rubbish in our borough.

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Drowning prevention week 2021 #BeWaterAware

Published on Wednesday 28 April 2021 at 9:34 am

Blackburn with Darwen Council are joining Lancashire Fire and Rescue Services (LRF) in backing the National Fire Chiefs Council (NFCC) #BeWaterAware campaign as part of drowning prevention week, taking place from 26 April – 2 May 2021.

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HWRCs Return to Near Full Opening

Published on Friday 19 March 2021 at 12:49 pm

Residents across Blackburn with Darwen will now be able to access the household waste recycling centres without having to book a slot, effective from Thursday 1 April.

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Empty homes brought back into use

Published on Wednesday 17 February 2021 at 1:06 pm

Success during National Empty Homes Week 2021 for Blackburn with Darwen.

The Council have recently taken possession of two long-term empty homes that are both in serious disrepair.

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Stay safe by staying off frozen water

Published on Tuesday 16 February 2021 at 5:15 pm

With the snow and icy conditions set to last for several days, Blackburn with Darwen Council, Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service and the Wildlife Trust are urging people to stay safe by staying off frozen water.

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