Published on Tuesday 22 March 2016 at 7:00 amA major initiative is launched today to throw a spotlight on all that is outstanding in Blackburn and Darwen – in a bid to attract more investors, visitors, tourists and residents.
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Published on Monday 21 March 2016 at 4:37 pm
A fun and easy video has been produced to show voters how to cast their ballot in this year’s Police and Crime Commissioner elections.
Filed under: elections | Lancashire Police and Crime Commissioner elections
Published on Monday 21 March 2016 at 4:13 pm
Entries for Blackburn with Darwen’s fourth annual Good Neighbours Awards look set to be a record, thanks to a surge in nominations for young people.
Published on Monday 21 March 2016 at 1:53 pm
Staff and volunteers at Jubilee Tower Credit Union are celebrating again after winning a prestigious ‘Red Rose Award’.
Published on Monday 21 March 2016 at 12:46 pm
A new animation has been produced to advise people on the steps to take to prepare in case of flooding.
Published on Friday 18 March 2016 at 3:46 pm
Here’s our list of events in & around Blackburn & Darwen from Monday, 21st March 2016 to Sunday, 27th March 2016.
Published on Friday 18 March 2016 at 1:26 pm
As a major national advertising campaign is launched across England to encourage voter registration ahead of Lancashire Police and Crime Commissioner (PCC) and Blackburn with Darwen Council elections, Returning Office Harry Catherall is encouraging local people to visit www.gov.uk/register-to-vote to register to vote.
Published on Friday 18 March 2016 at 9:40 am
The team behind Northcote, the Michelin starred restaurant and luxury hotel, are to open a café in Blackburn Cathedral’s iconic £8.5m Cathedral Court Building which forms part of the new £30 million Cathedral Quarter development.
Published on Thursday 17 March 2016 at 11:49 am
Young people will be going to the polls this week to choose the borough’s next Youth MP.
Filed under: Youth MP
Published on Wednesday 16 March 2016 at 9:00 am
One year on from gold medal winner Rebecca Adlington opening Blackburn Sports and Leisure Centre, the state-of-art facility is set to celebrate its first birthday.
Published on Tuesday 15 March 2016 at 5:00 pm
On Saturday, March 19 at 8.30pm Blackburn Town Centre will join millions across the world to celebrate WWF’s Earth Hour and switch off their lights for one hour to show they care about the future of our planet.
Published on Tuesday 15 March 2016 at 2:23 pm
If you’re keen to get out on your bike a bit more this summer, but don’t know where to start, a new series of free bike rides in Lancashire are being launched.
Published on Tuesday 15 March 2016 at 2:17 pm
Parts of Sunnyhurst Wood in Darwen have been awarded listed building status by Historic England.
Structures in the wood have been added to the List of Buildings of Special Architectural or Historic Interest.
Published on Tuesday 15 March 2016 at 1:30 pm
Wednesday, March 16 is national Big Adoption Day and Blackburn with Darwen Council is raising awareness of children who need their forever family.
Published on Tuesday 15 March 2016 at 12:42 pm
Volunteers and community workers were honoured at the 1V Community Champion Awards. The awards were held in association with the One Voice Annual Dinner on 27th February at Maida Restaurant, Blackburn.