Hyndburn Borough Council

Hyndburn Borough Council

Latest news

Julie Hesmondhalgh to be Awarded Freedom of the Borough

Wednesday 27th August 2014

Former Coronation Street star, Julie Hesmondhalgh, is set to be nominated to receive the title of Honorary Freeman of the Borough, the Borough’s highest honour.

Health and social care news

Sensory Loss Experience

Hyndburn Councillors and officers recently took part a blind-folded walk around Accrington Town Centre.

Transport and streets news

Accrington Town Team 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

Free and Easy Way to Pay Bills!

 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.

Business news

Recycling Made Even Easier With Assistance Bags

Recycling has just been made even easier for residents who struggle to carry recycling receptacles to the Council’s designated collection point.

Housing news

Woodnook Facelift Underway!

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

Accrington Pals Centenary Concert

An Accrington Pals Centenary Concert, presented by East Lancashire Concert Band and hosted by BBC Radio Lancashire’s Sally Naden, is to take place at on Saturday 27 September at Accrington Town Hall.

Council and democracy news

Join in the Council's Overview and Scrutiny Process

We want you, the public, to put forward your ideas as to what we should scrutinise.

Environment and planning news

Dirty Back Yard Leads to Hefty Fines

 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

Accrington Pipe Band Couple to Receive 'Ruby Award'

Two local stalwarts of the much loved Accrington Pipe Band are set to be the third recipients of the 'Ruby Award'.


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