Celebrating Lancashire Day

Celebrating Lancashire Day

Lancashire Day will take place on Tuesday 27 November. The Town Crier, Rawden Kerr, will read the Lancashire Day Proclamation on Accrington’s new Town Square at 10am on Tuesday 27 November and the Lancashire Day flag will be flying. The Town...

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FIRST FOR NATURE

FIRST FOR NATURE

Hyndburn is the place to be if you love nature. The spectacular natural greenspaces of Peel Park and Woodnook Vale in Accrington have now been recognised as the two largest Local Nature Reserves in Lancashire. This status means they are on a par...

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LITTER LOUTS WATCH OUT

People who drop litter and dog owners who don’t pick up after their dogs had better watch out, as they will be targeted with tough new enforcement measures set to be introduced soon. Hyndburn Council Leader, Cllr Miles Parkinson, said; “Litter...

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MAYOR MAKING AND FREEDOM OF THE BOROUGH

MAYOR MAKING AND FREEDOM OF THE BOROUGH

Community was the word on everyone’s lips at Accrington Town Hall on Saturday as Cllr Mohammad Ayub was installed as Mayor, and David ‘Bumble’ Lloyd and Bernard Dawson were presented with the Freedom of the Borough, in recognition of their...

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FLAG RAISED FOR ARMED FORCES DAY

FLAG RAISED FOR ARMED FORCES DAY

The Armed Forces Day flag was raised this morning at the Memorial, Oakhill Park, in Accrington. Before it was raised The Vice Lord-Lieutenant, Christine Kirk, presented the Armed Forces Day flag to the Mayor, Councillor Mohammad Ayub. At the...

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ARMED FORCES DAY 2018

The raising of the Armed Forces Day flag ceremony will be held on Monday 25 June 2018 at 10:15am at the Memorial, Oakhill Park, Baxenden.  This will mark the beginning of Armed Forces Week and the raising of the flag will take place after the...

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