Published on Tuesday 25 August 2015 at 4:22 pmHere’s the Shuttle’s top ten reasons why Blackburn is a great place to live.
Latest news listings for Blackburn with Darwen Council.
Published on Tuesday 25 August 2015 at 3:42 pm
Train services between Bolton and Blackburn have returned following the completion of a £14m package of improvement work on the Clitheroe to Manchester route.
Published on Tuesday 25 August 2015 at 2:59 pm
A number of Blackburn with Darwen Council buildings and services will be closed for one day next Tuesday (September 1).
Published on Tuesday 25 August 2015 at 1:53 pm
With the motto, Arte et Labore (By Skill and Hard Work), Blackburn is the natural place to launch Britain’s first National Festival of Making.
Published on Monday 24 August 2015 at 2:28 pm
Blackburn with Darwen’s ‘best neighbours’ and community stalwarts were celebrated at a special event at King George’s Hall.
Published on Friday 21 August 2015 at 2:54 pm
The latest issue of By Skill & Hard Work is out now complete with ‘How To’ guides from Blackburn’s creative community.
Published on Friday 21 August 2015 at 2:48 pm
Anyone who’s a fan of legendary DJ Dave Haslam won’t want to miss this chance to spend an evening with him discussing his new book at the Festival of Making – taster day.
Published on Friday 21 August 2015 at 2:36 pm
Fresh from a London exhibition that won rave reviews the cultural treasures of East Lancashire are returning home.
Published on Friday 21 August 2015 at 2:23 pm
Councillor Dave Harling, Executive Member for Schools and Education, has sent his congratulations to all those who have received their GCSE results this week.
Published on Friday 21 August 2015 at 11:07 am
Here’s our list of events in & around Blackburn & Darwen from Monday, 24th August to Bank Holiday Monday 31st August 2015
Don’t forget there’s lots of live music & entertainment at Darwen 1940s Day on Saturday, 22nd August from 10am until 4pm
To avoid disappointment, please contact the venues to make sure that there are still tickets/places available if you are planning to attend any of the events below.
Published on Thursday 20 August 2015 at 2:51 pm
This week the Mayor will be out and about once again fulfilling his official engagements.
The Mayor, who began his mayoral year in May, will next week attend the Mayor of Burnley Tour of Towneley Hall on Monday, Deputy Mayor to attend a Citizenship Ceremony in the Council Chamber on Tuesday, will be visited by the NCS Group in the Mayor’s Parlour on Wednesday, will be visited by Youth MP’s and Central Youth Forum Members on Thursday, will attend Social Action Project of Regeneration of Safe Haven & Planting of Fruit Trees with Local Community at Shear Brow & Langham Road on Friday and finally attend a Football Festival at Pleasington Playing Fields on Sunday.
Published on Wednesday 19 August 2015 at 11:56 am
Popular guided rides will be hosted in the Lancashire area over the next two weeks.
Sky Rides are guided rides, visiting scenic routes in your local area, with three different difficulty levels, there’s something for everyone – whether you’re building your confidence or looking to stretch your legs on a cycling challenge.
Published on Wednesday 19 August 2015 at 10:02 am
Can you take on the first ever zipwire at Blackburn Rovers?
Blackburn Rovers midfielder, Jason Lowe and manager, Gary Bowyer took a break from training to pledge their support for the Blackburn Rovers Zipwire and would like to encourage Rovers fans to register for this fun challenge.
Published on Tuesday 18 August 2015 at 3:16 pm
British Cycling, along with a partnership of organisations across the county, has scheduled an exciting summer programme of cycling in Lancashire.
Published on Tuesday 18 August 2015 at 1:13 pm
Bus passengers using the local 535 (Bolton to Belmont) and 537 (Bolton to Bank Top) services are advised of some changes from next month.