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Latest news listings for Blackburn with Darwen Council.

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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Council tax remains second lowest in Lancashire

Published on Tuesday 27 February 2018 at 1:51 pm

The Council’s budget has been approved for 2018/2019.

The rise includes a 2.99% rise to meet the Council’s ongoing challenges in the face of Government budget cuts and an extra 3% specifically for caring for our vulnerable adults.

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World Book Day

Published on Monday 26 February 2018 at 1:23 pm

Blackburn with Darwen libraries are working in partnership with Booktrust celebrating World Book Day by giving away book tokens worth £1 each to children and young people under the age of 18.

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