Hyndburn Borough Council

Hyndburn Borough Council

Latest news

Accrington Pals room opens

Monday 3rd August 2015

A room has been created in Accrington Town Hall dedicated to the memory of the Accrington Pals, with the walls featuring famous images of the Pals, along with interpretation boards telling their poignant story and a range of artefacts on display.

Health and social care news

Innovative Exercise Programme for Stroke and Parkinson's

 Funding has been secured to expand the provision of an innovative exercise class for Stroke Survivors and people with Parkinson's disease.

Transport and streets news

Rapid Charge Point for Electric Vehicles Available in Hyndburn

 Hyndburn is now part of the rapidly expanding national network of electric vehicle charge points, with the installation of a new charge point near Accrington Town Hall.

Advice and benefits news

New Home for Book of Remembrance

 There is now easier access to Accrington Cemetery’s Book of Remembrance, now it has moved to a dedicated, specially-built room, next to the cemetery office.

Business news

Save Hundreds by Shopping Around for Your Energy Supplier

Shop around for a better deal on your energy bills with Community Switch, the Borough's official energy switching partner and you could slash energy bills, saving hundreds of pounds each year.

Housing news

Owner of Derelict Empty Property Found Guilty

 The owner of a derelict empty property on Spring Street, Rishton has been taken to court and ordered to pay £1300 in fines and costs.

Leisure and culture news

Magnificent Seven for Hyndburn!

 A magnificent seven green spaces in Hyndburn are among the best in the country and have been presented with the prestigious Green Flag Award for green space excellence.

Council and democracy news

Cllr Marlene Haworth Installed as Mayor

 Cllr Marlene Haworth, was installed as Hyndburn's new Mayor at a civic celebration day on Saturday 30 May 2015 in Accrington.

Environment and planning news

Council 'Call' for Future Development Sites

The Council has launched a 'Call for Sites' process, where landowners, developers and the public are asked to submit proposals for the future use of land in Hyndburn to the Council.

Community and living news

'Allotmentary' Display Wows Crowds at Tatton

 An 'Allotmentary' garden display, the fruit of many local people's labour, is proudly on show at RHS Flower Show in Tatton Park, which runs until 26 July.


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