Taxi and Private Hire in Hyndburn

Taxis or Hackney Carriage or Private Hire vehicles are licensed to ensure that they are suitable and safe for the carriage of the public. The legislation covering the Private Hire and Hackney carriage is quite different. In brief, a taxi...

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Licences and street trading

Welcome to Licensing Hyndburn Borough Council is responsible for several areas of Licensing designed to protect public safety and promote public confidence in activities that may otherwise be open to exploitation. Contact the service as follows ...

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Welcome to Hyndburn’s Thriving Market

The borough of Hyndburn has a strong market tradition dating back to the early 1300's. Accrington has a proud, Grade 2 listed market hall where traditional market stalls sit alongside an internet cafe and additional retail and office...

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Haworth Artists’ Studios

Nestled in the trees behind the car park are the recently renovated Haworth Artists’ Studios, converted from the old Stables and Garage. Open to the public If the sliding doors are open, there will be somebody in there working, who’ll...

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Accrington Cemetery

  Awarded a Green Flag for 2019-2020 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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Development Management DPD

On 11 January 2018, Hyndburn Council adopted the Development Management DPD, in accordance with Regulations 17 and 26 of the Town and Country Planning (Local Planning) (England) Regulations 2012. The adopted Development Management DPD provides...

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Commemorating a Loved One

  Often families are uncertain of what to do with the ashes after cremation, or feel that they need a permanent place to visit and remember their loved one and to lay flowers etc. We offer various options within our cemeteries which range...

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Council Tax Bands – April 1991

Band Price Range – April 1991     Band  Value of the property  A  Up to £40,000  B  £40,001 – £52,000  C  £52,001 – £68,000  D  £68,001 – £88,000  E  £88,001 – £120,000  F  £120,001 – £160,000  G  £160,001...

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Townscape Heritage Initiative (THI)

Transforming our town, Accrington through the years – exhibition The story behind Accrington’s Town Square transformation is the subject of an exciting exhibition at the Haworth Art Gallery. The ‘Transforming our town, Accrington through...

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5 Ways to Search This Website

The council has many thousands of pages of relevant local information available, much of which will be published on this website over time. By using a web publishing system, we have developed a site that will hopefully provide you with all the...

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Information for Business in Hyndburn

The Pennine Lancashire business start up programmes are a tried and tested package of advice and support, and they are available now. Hyndburn people are establishing their own businesses for all sorts of reasons: some want to be their own boss...

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