Tuesday 15th April 2014
The countdown has begun to the European Parliamentary and Local Elections on Thursday 22 May 2014.
Jobs and careers news
Over 200 people visited Accrington Town Hall on 16 January to find out about apprenticeships on offer at the Hyndburn Apprenticeship event.
Transport and streets news
Belthorn residents will be able to recycle their garden waste soon, thanks to an innovative partnership between Hyndburn and Blackburn with Darwen Borough Councils.
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 popular Farmers' Market, is back in Great Harwood on Sunday 6 April with a temporary change of venue to Holgate Street car park.
Leisure and culture news
The recently refurbished grounds of St James' Church in Accrington's town centre are now boasting a welcome splash of spring colour.
Three local people face court after failing to remove refuse from their properties.
Council and democracy news
Students from St Christopher's Sixth Form Centre in Accrington put local political figures on the spot at a question and answer session last Friday.
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
The Council is set to launch a scheme offering £50 rewards to people if their information leads to a successful prosecution for dog fouling.