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Published on Thursday 23 June 2016 at 4:00 pm
Here’s our list of events in & around Blackburn & Darwen from Monday, 27th June to Sunday, 3rd July 2016
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 22 June 2016 at 5:15 pm
Motorists and local residents are being advised that roadworks will be taking place on Furthergate tomorrow evening (Thursday, June 23).
Filed under: roadworks
Published on Wednesday 22 June 2016 at 2:17 pm
Blackburn with Darwen’s Fostering team are running the 5k ‘Race for Life’ at Witton Park in aid of Cancer Research today – Wednesday, June 22.
Published on Wednesday 22 June 2016 at 12:40 pm
Around 150 volunteers got together to collect 80 bags of rubbish as part of a pre-Ramadhan clean-up.
Published on Tuesday 21 June 2016 at 10:26 am
Community leaders and residents came together at a vigil to honour those killed and wounded in the recent terror attack in Orlando and MP Jo Cox.
Published on Monday 20 June 2016 at 2:30 pm
The Council in partnership with the Dogs Trust is offering free microchipping and dog health checks.
Published on Friday 17 June 2016 at 5:21 pm
A vigil to honour those killed and wounded in the recent terror attack in Orlando and MP Jo Cox will take place on Monday (June 20).
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Published on Friday 17 June 2016 at 3:35 pm
People have reported bogus phone calls attempting to scam residents.
Callers claimed to be ringing from Blackburn with Darwen Borough Council stating that the NHS had given them details of an accident they had been in.
Published on Friday 17 June 2016 at 3:14 pm
Councillor Mohammed Khan, leader of Blackburn with Darwen Council, said: “The Council has joined with others to lower the Union flag as people in our two towns pay their respects to MP Jo Cox.
Published on Friday 17 June 2016 at 11:57 am
For a short time only the well-known Weavers Wheel will be putting on an exhibition of their work in progress.
Published on Friday 17 June 2016 at 10:42 am
Everyone is invited to attend a flag raising ceremony in front of Blackburn and Darwen town halls in support of the Armed Forces on Monday, June 20.
Published on Friday 17 June 2016 at 10:23 am
Here’s our list of events in & around Blackburn & Darwen from Monday, 20th June to Sunday, 26th June 2016 … and it’s a very busy week!
Published on Thursday 16 June 2016 at 3:12 pm
A special event to celebrate the Queen’s 90th birthday was held at Derwent Hall.
Older people across the borough were treated to classic tunes from the 1940s and 1950s from entertainer Joyce Kearton and enjoyed a hot meal and a quiz with fantastic prizes.
Published on Thursday 16 June 2016 at 12:01 pm
Arts, cultural and educational events will be staged across the borough to mark national Refugee Week.