Published on Tuesday 10 October 2017 at 1:46 pmBlackburn with Darwen Council is looking for ways to improve digital services for our customers, workforce, Borough and partners. One of the ways we can do this is by improving the Council website and how it works for its visitors. To help us make some important decisions about how we can make it better we have produced a survey asking people to tell us what they think about it.
Schools & education
Published on Tuesday 12 September 2017 at 11:49 am
NHS Blackburn with Darwen Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) has launched a major drive aimed at protecting families against flu.
Published on Wednesday 6 September 2017 at 1:59 pm
Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service are a number of Have a Go Days as part of their ongoing recruitment campaign for both full time and retained positions.
Published on Thursday 24 August 2017 at 9:05 am
On Thursday many Blackburn with Darwen young people received their GCSE results.
This year is the first where results reflect reforms that have changed the secondary education examination system.
Published on Tuesday 4 July 2017 at 3:44 pm
A ceremonial golden bolt has been fitted to Newfield Autism Centre, which is currently being constructed in Blackburn
The £4.8m specialist autism centre will accommodate 60 pupils, is being built next to the existing school on Old Bank Lane and is expected to be completed in February 2018.
Published on Tuesday 27 June 2017 at 4:27 pm
Give your children a fun and creative experience at Blackburn Museum this Summer.
Working with Blackburn based arts organisation – Action Factory, children aged 7-11 will be inspired to create stories, illustrations, drama and have fun with textiles.
Published on Tuesday 27 June 2017 at 11:41 am
Kind-hearted people across blackburn and Darwen are showing their support by donating items of clothing to a charity campaign to support orphans in Uganda and children locally.
Published on Thursday 22 June 2017 at 11:32 am
An appeal to help orphans in Uganda and children in need locally is being supported by Blackburn with Darwen Council’s fostering service.
Published on Thursday 18 May 2017 at 1:49 pm
Success has been celebrated at Belmont Primary School after they are the first school in Blackburn with Darwen Borough to have achieved 100% participation in the initiative ‘Healthy Travel to School Week, co-ordinated by the council’s Connect Project.
Published on Thursday 11 May 2017 at 12:55 pm
Nominations are open for just one more day for the annual East Lancashire Schools Awards – so don’t miss your chance to get our schools and pupils in the spotlight.
Published on Friday 17 February 2017 at 3:07 pm
Encourage your children to explore the pleasures of books and reading by providing them with the opportunity to have a book of their own.
Published on Friday 17 February 2017 at 11:51 am
Here’s our list of events in & around Blackburn & Darwen from Monday 20th February to Sunday, 26th February 2017.
Published on Friday 4 November 2016 at 10:17 am
Events in & around Blackburn & Darwen from Monday, 7th November to Sunday, 13th November 2016.
Published on Wednesday 2 November 2016 at 3:10 pm
Are you interested in Education and want to get involved? Would you like to become involved in an important, impartial service provided to parents and schools?
Published on Friday 28 October 2016 at 2:00 pm
Here’s our list of events in & around Blackburn & Darwen from Monday, 31st October to Sunday, 6th November 2016
Please note that you may need to purchase tickets for some of the events below.