Civil Contingencies Act (CCA) 2004

The Civil Contingencies Bill was introduced to Parliament on 7 January 2004. Its development was informed from the start by close consultation with key stakeholders in what was an open and inclusive policy-making process. The Bill received Royal...

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Standards Committee

The Standards Committee is made up of four Councillors from Hyndburn Borough Council and three Parish Councillors from Altham Parish Council.  The Members of the Standards Committee are currently as follows: Hyndburn Borough Council Members...

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Council Expenditure over £250

This information is about works, goods and services purchased by the Council that cost over £500 (up to August 2012) and over £250 from September 2012. We are publishing this information to be open about our spending and to improve access to our...

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Council Tax Bands – 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 – £320,000  H  £320,001 and over...

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Clayton Forest Park

Clayton Forest Park, an oasis of woodland in the heart of Clayton-le-Moors, surrounding Wilson’s Playing Fields, has seen some interesting innovations, helping to raise awareness of the value of positive woodland management. Horse logging...

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NoWcard/Concessionary Bus Fares

The Government has introduced free travel on local bus services for the elderly and qualifying disabled people anywhere in England during peak hours. This service is available to Hyndburn residents by means of the NoWcard National Bus Pass which...

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Report a Benefit Fraud

You can report suspected Housing Benefit fraud in three ways – 1. By telephone Contact the National Benefit Fraud Hotline on 0800 854 440. Your call is free and confidential you do not have to give your name or address. Lines are open...

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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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