INSPIRED BY NATURE

INSPIRED BY NATURE

Animals, birds, and all things natural are being carved into new entrance features for Woodnook Vale Local Nature Reserve, inspired by the ideas of local school children. Working alongside local residents, children and young people from the local...

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WELCOME TO HYNDBURN’S NEW MAYOR

WELCOME TO HYNDBURN’S NEW MAYOR

Welcome to Hyndburn’s new Mayor, Cllr June Harrison, whose Mayor Making Ceremony took place on Saturday, 25 May, at Accrington Town Hall. Cllr Harrison, a Barnfield ward Councillor for the past eight years, moved to Accrington from Burnley fifty...

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RHYDDINGS PARK ENTERS EXCITING NEW ERA

RHYDDINGS PARK ENTERS EXCITING NEW ERA

Historic Rhyddings Park in Oswaldtwistle was officially reopened by Hyndburn’s Mayor, Cllr June Harrison, on 19 May 2019, one hundred and ten years after it was first gifted to the people of Oswaldtwistle. Crowds flocked to the park throughout...

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Council Applies for Future High Street Fund

Council Applies for Future High Street Fund

Hyndburn Council is bidding for a share of the Government’s £675million Future High Streets Fund, to help transform Accrington Town Centre.   Council Leader, Cllr Miles Parkinson, said; “A share of the Future High Street Fund will allow us...

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HYNDBURN WASTE CRIME OPERATION SUCCESS

HYNDBURN WASTE CRIME OPERATION SUCCESS

A team of agencies including Hyndburn Council, Lancashire Constabulary, the Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA), the Environment Agency, HM Revenue and Customs (Red Diesel), and Lancashire County Council worked together on an operation to...

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PLANS REVEALED FOR NEW PLAY AREA

PLANS REVEALED FOR NEW PLAY AREA

Plans for a brand new play area in a historic Accrington park have been revealed today. Plans for the is £120,000 play area in Accrington’s Milnshaw Park were created with the help of local children and include an aerial runway, basket swing...

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LOCAL PLAY AREA IMPROVED

LOCAL PLAY AREA IMPROVED

New facilities added to a popular play area in Baxenden have proved a hit with local children. The new facilities, which local school children helped to choose, have been added to Baxenden Recreation Ground play area and include an aerial runway...

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