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Latest news listings for Blackburn with Darwen Council.

One Cathedral Square scoops award

Published on Thursday 21 April 2016 at 11:58 am

One Cathedral Square, the building at the heart of Blackburn’s new Cathedral Quarter, has won an award at the Local Authority Building Control Building Excellence Awards.

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Update on Ewood fly-tipping

Published on Tuesday 19 April 2016 at 3:43 pm

We have been working to resolve the issue around people fly-tipping waste on the Council-owned car parks in Ewood and have been grateful to members of the public for also raising this problem with us.

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Out and About with the Mayor

Published on Friday 15 April 2016 at 9:00 am

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 Briefing Meeting for Council Forum on Tuesday, to attend an ’Olympics in Rio’ themed community concert at King George’s Hall on Wednesday along with the Mayoress,  to attend the Council Forum on Thursday, to attend the Royal Society of St George Celebrations in Blackburn Town Centre and to attend the Royal Society of St George Celebration Dinner at the Red Rose Suite, Ewood Park on Saturday and finally to attend the Blackburn District Scouts Council St George’s Day celebrations at Blackburn Central High School on Sunday.

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Out and About with the Mayor

Published on Thursday 7 April 2016 at 12:03 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 Lord Lieutenant of Lancashire Poppy Appeal Cadet Awards at Kimberley Barracks, along with the Mayoress on Monday, Deputy Mayor and Deputy Mayoress to attend the Lancashire Health and Well-Being Centre AGM on Tuesday, Deputy Mayor and Deputy Mayoress to attend the opening of the McDonalds Store of the Future at Ewood on Thursday, to host the Mayor’s Ball at King George’s Hall on Friday and finally Mayor and Mayoress to attend the Royal Society of St George Service at Blackburn Cathedral on Sunday.

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New Health Walks and Cycling for all

Published on Friday 1 April 2016 at 1:18 pm

Below is a leaflet with all the sessions that will be delivered across the coming months, with weekly information of all the health walks that will be taking place and all of the cycle sessions that will be taking place in and around the borough.

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This Week with The Mayor

Published on Thursday 24 March 2016 at 1:22 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 be attending the Mayor of Burnley Civic Ball at the James Hargreaves Suite, Burnley Football Club on Saturday.

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Come along and Get Creative

Published on Thursday 24 March 2016 at 12:23 pm

Come along to Blackburn Library for Get Creative Day on Saturday, April 2.

The arts and craft extravaganza will give people of all ages a chance to learn new skills and find out more about arts and cultural activities in the borough.

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