Published on Wednesday 14 June 2017 at 4:24 pmNew job opportunities for people of all ages are available as the Council launches its 2017 Apprenticeship Programme. An open evening is being held at Witton City Learning Centre, Blackburn. The drop in session runs 5pm to 8pm with two presentations 5.15pm and 7pm. Anybody who uses Facebook can confirm their attendance by simply click ‘Going’ on the Facebook event page.
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Published on Wednesday 14 June 2017 at 4:08 pm
Come and find out about how photographer Tim Smith put together a new exhibition at Blackburn Museum and Art Gallery that aims to explore the many ties that bind Britain and India.
Filed under: Blackburn Museum and Art Gallery
Published on Tuesday 13 June 2017 at 10:03 am
A thank you celebration is being held for over 100 volunteers who helped make the inaugural Festival of Making such a success.
Published on Monday 12 June 2017 at 4:57 pm
As part of Make A Noise In Libraries (MANIL) Blackburn Central Library is proud to host a coffee morning on Friday June 16.
Published on Monday 12 June 2017 at 11:15 am
An 85 year old Blackburn business is celebrating a new milestone and being busier than ever.
Published on Friday 9 June 2017 at 12:23 pm
Community groups across Blackburn with Darwen are taking part in The Great Get Together in memory of MP Jo Cox.
Published on Friday 9 June 2017 at 10:21 am
Please note that you may need to purchase tickets for some of the events below. 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 Wednesday 7 June 2017 at 3:10 pm
Coverage from Tuesday’s one minute silence was shown on TV and filmed by That’s Lancashire crew.
Published on Tuesday 6 June 2017 at 12:58 pm
People gathered outside Blackburn Town Hall today (Tuesday, June 6) as part of a national minute silence following the London Bridge and Borough Market terror attack.
Published on Tuesday 6 June 2017 at 9:11 am
The first section of a new average speed camera scheme will go live from Friday, June 9 on the A675 Belmont.
Published on Monday 5 June 2017 at 3:43 pm
Did you know that “Charging Thunder”, a Lakota Chief, actually lived in Darwen? Have you any idea when the cannons in Corporation Park were last fired in an act of protest?
Published on Monday 5 June 2017 at 11:24 am
People in Blackburn and Darwen are invited to support a national one minute silence tomorrow 11am (Tuesday, June 6)
The flags at both Blackburn and Darwen Town Hall are flying at half-mast.
Published on Monday 5 June 2017 at 11:01 am
People gathered in Blackburn yesterday to remember loved ones at an annual memorial event.
The ‘Let Us Remember’ annual event saw residents who have lost a loved one, coming together to pay their respects and honour their lives.
Filed under: Let Us Remember
Published on Thursday 1 June 2017 at 4:08 pm
Blackburn with Darwen Council’s Public Protection team has closed a premises which allowed people to smoke inside.
Published on Wednesday 31 May 2017 at 2:01 pm
Voters who want to use a proxy vote in next month’s general election must hand in their applications by 5pm today – Wednesday, May 31st.