Friday 10th October 2014
In September, Hyndburn Leisure started a mission, alongside Sid Sloane from C-Beebies, to encourage more children into theatre and the arts.
Transport and streets news
The recently formed Accrington Town Team has been busy coming up with lots of ideas to promote the town centre shops and services to visitors and shoppers.
Advice and benefits news
As part of a drive to increase efficiency and cut costs, Hyndburn Council has launched e-billing, a free, secure and easy way for local people to access their Council Tax or Business Rates bill.
The award-winning Accrington Market Hall is bucking the national trend and is now almost fully occupied.
Specialist empty homes developer PlaceFirst has appointed Accrington-based contractor Rosslee Construction to undertake an £850,000 facelift of 89 homes in Nuttall Street, Accrington, Lancashire.
Leisure and culture news
On Sunday 28 September Sid from CBeebies is coming to town with his sensational live show perfect for families with children aged 3 years and upwards.
Council and democracy news
The Council has received a huge response to its proposal to dispose of Lyndon Playing Fields, Great Harwood for residential development.
Environment and planning news
A Rishton man has been found guilty by magistrates of failing to comply with an abatement notice ordering him to remove rubbish from the back yard of his property on Spring Street in the town.
Community and living news
Two local stalwarts of the much loved Accrington Pipe Band are set to be the third recipients of the 'Ruby Award'.