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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Polling Districts Consultation

Select any of the polling districts below Altham Ward ZA, Mount Pleasant Primary School ZB1, Mobile Unit, GM Fitted Furniture (The Ideal Home Centre) ZB2, Mobile Unit, GM Fitted Furniture (The Ideal Home Centre) ZC, St James’ School ZD, St...

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Efficiency Support Grant

  Hyndburn Borough Council recognises and accepts that it is the responsibility of everyone involved in the public sector to contribute to reducing the budget deficit. Having been rated by the Audit Commission as an Excellent Council under...

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Local Government Transparency Code

In February 2015 the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government issued the Local Government Transparency Code 2015. The code sets out the minimum data and information that all Local Authorities must publish, the frequency it should...

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Doing Business with the Council

A significant proportion of the Council’s annual budget is spent on buying in works, goods and services, ranging from stationary supplies to major construction work. The next pages are intended to assist suppliers to approach the Council...

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Accrington Crematorium

  Accrington Crematorium is situated in the heart of Accrington Cemetery, Burnley Road, Accrington, BB5 6HA. Due to its location, the surroundings of the crematorium are picturesque and tranquil.  The road leading to the crematorium is lined...

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Volunteering in Hyndburn’s Parks

Volunteering is a great way to build up an impressive CV and working outside for a few hours per week is also a great way to keep fit. What will I do? You will work alongside an experienced park keeper with an opportunity to learn some valuable...

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Commemorative Tree and Bench Service

  A commemorative tree service is available thorough Hyndburn Borough Council’s Parks Service. This allows you the opportunity to donate a tree to the Borough of Hyndburn in memory of a loved one or a special anniversary, for example...

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Holding Public Events in Hyndburn

  An event is an organised activity that invites members of the public to attend, either for free or for a charge. Hyndburn Borough Council is an events friendly borough, we positively welcome and encourage applications to host events in our...

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Street Trees

  Trees growing in pavements and on grass verges at the sides of the roads, within Hyndburn, are owned by Lancashire County Council. They are however inspected and maintained by Hyndburn Borough Council. For further advice please contact the...

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Trees in Parks and Open Spaces

  Trees are an important resource to the borough, improving air quality, providing a habitat for wildlife and improving the appearance of both the urban and rural environment. The council manages a large number of trees on council owned...

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