FLAG RAISED FOR ARMED FORCES DAY

FLAG RAISED FOR ARMED FORCES DAY

The Armed Forces Day flag was raised today outside Accrington Town Hall. Before it was raised the Lord-Lieutenant, Mr Charles Hadcock DL, presented the Armed Forces Day flag to the Worshipful the Mayor, Councillor June Harrison. Cllr Harrison...

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FOOD SAFETY, EVERYONE’S BUSINESS

FOOD SAFETY, EVERYONE’S BUSINESS

Today is the first ever World Food Safety Day and to celebrate Hyndburn Council is highlighting the work of its food safety team in helping to remove food that is unsafe from sale. While problems are rare, there are several reasons why food might...

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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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