Superhero and Royal Princess training academies

Accrington Market Hall

Superhero and Royal Princess training academies will take place at the market hall at 11am on Saturday 18 February. Children can choose which one they would like to participate in on the day. There will be photo opportunities with the characters at the end of every workshop – run by Just Imagine UK. Free crafts […]


Off the Shelf

Civic Theatre, Oswaldtwistle Oswaldtwistle, United Kingdom

A brand new literary festival for Accrington


Digital Tech Talk : Accrington Stanley FC Stadium

Accrington Stanley Livingstone Road, Accrington, Lancashire, United Kingdom

We welcome you to join us in Accrington for what promises to be a fantastic and insightful event! Our speakers this evening are Dr Naveed Iqbal, whose journey into the world of tech begins as a primary care doctor, leading him to create Tritone Health. His goal is to empower people with Intellectual and Developmental […]

Connecting Cultures

Accrington Market Hall

Connecting Cultures  Saturday 24 June 2023, 10am-4pm inside Accrington Market Hall Everyone is welcome to join us for a jam-packed day of FREE activities, performances and crafts to celebrate Lancashire’s vibrant and diverse community. The event includes free Henna Art, Face painting, Punjabi dance workshop, story times, Theatre performance, Tai Chi, and an Indian culture […]

Halloween Shop Trail

Across the Borough

Event organisers #AmazingAccrington have launched the return of the extremely popular Halloween Shop Trail for children under 12 throughout the centre of Accrington, sponsored by local training provider North Lancs Training Group and Hyndburn Borough Council. The event will run over the half term holidays, from Monday 23 October to Halloween itself, Tuesday 31 October. […]

Winter Writing Trail Competition

Across the Borough

Write a story or poem up to 300 words, on the theme of winter or Christmas! The competition closing date is Wednesday 1 November, and entries will be judged by Julie Hesmondhalgh with 12 winners to be selected. Each of the winners will receive a prize of £50 cash, and the winning entries will be […]

FREE Family Art Club : Create Paper Cup Decorations

Haworth Art Gallery Manchester Road, Accrington, Lancashire, United Kingdom

On  3rd December 2023, join Haworth Art Gallery and Artist Studios between 1pm and 3pm in creating paper cup decorations. This is a family-friendly event suitable for all aged 2 and above and everyone is welcome - please just turn up. These are self-guided sessions and all equipment will be provided - no booking required.

Haworth Art Gallery to host Creative Business Support event for Hyndburn Creatives

Haworth Art Gallery

Haworth Art Gallery and Artists’ Studios in partnership with the Economic Development Team at Hyndburn Borough Council is delighted to announce a new event to support Creative Businesses in Hyndburn. The Economic Development Team will be joined by business advisors from Boost Business Lancashire and Creative Lancashire to explain the support and growth opportunities available […]

Chamber Low Carbon supporting Hyndburn Businesses to Reach Net Zero

Hameldon Business Hub, Accrington and Rossendale College Sandy Lane, Accrington, Lancashire, United Kingdom

Join us for an exciting event at Accrington and Rossendale College where we will be discussing ways for businesses in Hyndburn to achieve Net Zero emissions. This in-person event will provide valuable insights and strategies to help your business make a positive impact on the environment. Don't miss out on this opportunity to learn and […]