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Council backs positive result on alcohol test sales

Published on Friday 3 June 2016 at 11:45 am

Twelve off-licences came up trumps after refusing to sell alcohol to under-age test purchasers.

A team of officers from Blackburn with Darwen Council’s public protection department and local police led an operation to ensure under-18s are not being sold alcohol.

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Region’s adoptive families share their stories

Published on Wednesday 1 June 2016 at 5:00 pm

Blackburn with Darwen Council’s adoption campaign, Let’s Adopt, has launched the region’s first ever book of adopted children’s stories

Adopted children and their families have shared their heartfelt stories as part of an ongoing campaign to encourage people to consider giving youngsters a ‘forever home’.

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Making Blackburn Beautiful

Published on Thursday 26 May 2016 at 10:42 am

June 2016 will see Blackburn residents and visitors alike rediscover the town when female artists from across the UK bring new life to forgotten walls around Blackburn town centre.

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