Food Solutions Help Over Christmas

Food Solutions Help Over Christmas

No one needs to go hungry in Hyndburn, please reach out if you are in need. Support is available from the Hyndburn Hub on enquiries@hyndburnbc.gov.uk and below is the list of food solutions help available over Christmas, provided by the Hyndburn...

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LANCASHIRE DAY CELEBRATIONS ONLINE

LANCASHIRE DAY CELEBRATIONS ONLINE

Lancashire Day, 27 November, is the county day of historic Lancashire in England. On this day, in 1295,  Lancashire first sent representatives to Parliament to attend the Model Parliament of King Edward I. Cllr Miles Parkinson OBE, Leader of...

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HYNDBURN IN TIER 3 AFTER LOCKDOWN ENDS

Today (26 November) The Government has announced that Hyndburn, alongside the rest of Lancashire, will go into the highest restrictions, Tier 3, at the end of lockdown on 2 December. This means we are on very high alert and several restrictions...

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Leaders Viewpoint – 19 November 2020

Leaders Viewpoint – 19 November 2020

CLLR MILES PARKINSON OBE, LEADER OF HYNDBURN BOROUGH COUNCIL I would like to thank the whole Hyndburn community for showing strength and unity through this difficult time. We are now almost 3 weeks into the National enhanced measures after a very...

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DON’T LOSE YOUR VOICE – REGISTER TO VOTE

Local residents are being warned not to lose their voice on decisions that affect them by making sure their electoral registration details are up to date. With elections taking place in Hyndburn in May 2021, this is an important opportunity for...

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SUPPORT GRANT APPLICATIONS OPEN FOR BUSINESSES

A second National Lockdown was introduced by Government from Thursday 5 November to Wednesday 2 December 2020, forcing certain businesses to close. The National Restriction Support Grant (Closed Businesses) will provide financial assistance and...

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New Covid-19 test centre coming to Hyndburn

New Covid-19 test centre coming to Hyndburn

Locals might have noticed some activity in recent days in the car park off Eastgate / Dowry Street in the centre of Accrington.  This is the location for a new walk-through COVID-19 test centre.  Work starts on Monday 2 November 2020, with the...

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World Mental Health Day 2020

World Mental Health Day 2020

World Mental Health Day is always important, but this year it is more important than ever. The global pandemic, financial insecurity and months of lockdown have had a huge impact on our mental health. According to research carried out by MIND...

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Mayors Viewpoint – Cllr June Harrison

Mayors Viewpoint – Cllr June Harrison

Like us all I’m sad to see that the numbers of Coronavirus cases are on the rise again locally, but know that once again we must all play our part to combat the spread of this terrible disease, by following the new enhanced measures for Hyndburn...

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