Premise Licences

The following is intended as a guide to making an application for a premises licence. Hyndburn Borough Council cannot take responsibility or liability for any errors or omissions. You may wish to seek your own independent legal advice before...

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Garden Waste Subscription

The council currently runs a subscription service for the Garden Waste Collection service. However, there are a number of no cost alternatives for residents that do not wish to subscribe. You could either: Compost your garden waste at home. Take...

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Accrington Cemetery

  Awarded a Green Flag for 2017-2018 Accrington Cemetery is located on Burnley Road (BB5 6HA) and is the largest and oldest cemetery in Hyndburn, dating back to 1864. To date there have been over 61,450 interments carried out. With northerly...

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Freedom Parade 2014

  Thousands of people flocked to Accrington yesterday, 1st July, to cheer on 120 soldiers from the 1st Battalion of the Duke of Lancaster’s Regiment, who marched through the town in a spectacular Freedom Parade. Huge crowds, including...

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Older People

Older People – Age Action AllianceHyndburn Borough Council is a member of the Age Action Alliance. The Alliance is a network which brings together both organisations and older people, in partnership. Drawn from civil society and the public...

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Breast-feeding in Hyndburn

Hyndburn Borough Council is officially breastfeeding friendly, with the adoption of a new policy which shows how breastfeeding mothers will be made welcome within Council offices and other premises across Hyndburn. The Breastfeeding Friendly...

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Dignity Code

In 2012, Britain’s biggest pensioner organisation, the National Pensioners’ Convention (NPC), launched it’s Dignity Code. The code sets out minimum standards for the dignified treatment of older people, whether in hospital or...

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Wilsons Playing Fields

  Wilson Playing Fields and the Woodlands has been awarded a green flag for 2017 – 2018 The facilities at Wilsons Playing Fields are unique to Hyndburn due to the athletics track, which is part managed by Hyndburn Athletic Club. The...

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Hyndburn’s Recreation Grounds

  Below is a list of recreation grounds currently maintained by Hyndburn Borough Council, they may consist of goals for informal football games and can be used for other recreational activities. These fields are available for use all year...

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Playing Fields

  Hyndburn Borough Council currently maintains a number of playing fields. The table below gives details of the sports pitches following pitch inspections carried out at around midday each Friday or as necessary, ready for the next matches...

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