Meeting time

Lancashire Telegraph: Festival boasts 40 walks

4:50pm Thursday 28th August 2014

HYNDBURN Council’s judicial committee for private hire and hackney carriage licensing will meet at Scaitcliffe House, in Ormerod Street, Accrington, from 3pm today. The meeting will be chaired by Clayton-le-Moors councillor Tim O’Kane.

Craft insight

Lancashire Telegraph: Festival boasts 40 walks

4:50pm Thursday 28th August 2014

VISITORS to the Prospects Environment Centre, in Broadway, Accrington, can learn craft techniques including plaiting, brading, and weaving, from 10am to 2.30pm on Wednesday, September 3. Call Julie on 01254 230348.

Online paying

Lancashire Telegraph: Festival boasts 40 walks

4:50pm Thursday 28th August 2014

TRADERS taking a stall on September’s Great Harwood Farmers’ Market have been asked to pay online. A new payment method is in place. Sellers must complete an online form before calling the council to pay, organisers said. Visit the website at www.tinyurl.com/p5p8tw4

Waste dump 10 warned

Lancashire Telegraph: Festival boasts 40 walks

4:50pm Thursday 28th August 2014

TEN residents in Rishton have been warned after ‘illegally dumping waste’.

Police called out to party

Lancashire Telegraph: Festival boasts 40 walks

4:43pm Thursday 28th August 2014

Police called to a rowdy house party were denied legitimate access to the house in Oswaldtwistle.

Action call over weeds

Lancashire Telegraph: Festival boasts 40 walks

4:42pm Thursday 28th August 2014

OUT-of-control weeds growing on council land in Rishton have started growing through fences and into residents’ gardens.

Tribute to the fallen

Lancashire Telegraph: Festival boasts 40 walks

4:42pm Thursday 28th August 2014

A SERVICE of remembrance to mark the 100th anniversary of the start of the First World War has been held in Great Harwood.

Pub thanked for barbecue support

Lancashire Telegraph: Festival boasts 40 walks

4:41pm Thursday 28th August 2014

FUNDRAISERS have thanked a pub for its support during a community barbecue.

Pyjama party

Lancashire Telegraph: Festival boasts 40 walks

4:40pm Thursday 28th August 2014

TWO Gates Bowling and Social Club in Anyon Street, Darwen, will host a family race night and pyjama party tomorrow, from 7pm, children welcome up until 10pm.

Weekend list

Lancashire Telegraph: Festival boasts 40 walks

4:31pm Thursday 28th August 2014

THE Crown pub in Redearth Road, Darwen, sees The Power 3 perform tomorrow at 9.45pm, karaoke on Saturday from 9.30pm and guitarist and singer Jimi Edwards performing on Sunday night. Entry is free.

Church guests

Lancashire Telegraph: Festival boasts 40 walks

4:30pm Thursday 28th August 2014

DARWEN Christian Spiritualist Church in Hawkshaw Avenue, Darwen, welcomes guest mediums Steven Cavis and Stuart Wilson to its service tomorrow night. Service starts at 7.30pm and entry costs £2.

Maddi fund charity night

Lancashire Telegraph: Festival boasts 40 walks

4:30pm Thursday 28th August 2014

THE Park pub in Cemetery Road, Darwen, will host a charity night on Saturday raising cash for Maddi’s Butterflies, the charity set up by the family of Madison Allan after she died aged seven on Boxing Day 2011 from neuroblastoma. There will be entertainment with CJay live from 9pm.

Hone those networking skills

Lancashire Telegraph: Festival boasts 40 walks

3:55pm Thursday 28th August 2014

A NETWORKING event is coming to the Ribble Valley next month.

Yoga class

Lancashire Telegraph: Festival boasts 40 walks

3:55pm Thursday 28th August 2014

A yoga class for the over-50s is taking place from 10am to 11am every Wednesday until December at the Pendle Club, Lowergate in Clitheroe. For details contact 01200 453073.

Sunday sale

Lancashire Telegraph: Festival boasts 40 walks

3:54pm Thursday 28th August 2014

A TABLE top sale takes place at Whalley Village Hall from 10am on Sunday, offering quality household items, collectables and vintage clothes. To book a table, costing £10, ring 01254 822350.

Police combat bad behaviour

Lancashire Telegraph: Festival boasts 40 walks

3:54pm Thursday 28th August 2014

NEIGHBOURHOOD officers are to concentrate on tackling anti-social behaviour at Blackhill in Sabden. Local PCSOs will also be dealing with motorists speeding through the villages of Barrow, Sabden, Read and Simonstone, and youths causing a nuisance at Barrow Park.

Story of POW torment is the cinema choice

Lancashire Telegraph: Festival boasts 40 walks

3:53pm Thursday 28th August 2014

THE Railway Man (2014), starring Colin Firth and Nicole Kidman, will be screened at Real2Reel Cinema at the Theatre Royal in Ramsbottom, on Wednesday, September 24.

Police action

Lancashire Telegraph: Festival boasts 40 walks

3:53pm Thursday 28th August 2014

COMPLAINTS of youths gathering outside Whitworth Civic Hall and causing anti-social behaviour have been made to police. Officers covering the area will increase patrols.

Walk invite

Lancashire Telegraph: Festival boasts 40 walks

3:52pm Thursday 28th August 2014

RAMBLERS from Rossendale will take a 10-mile walk in Barley tomorrow. The group will meet at the upper car park at Whitaker Park at 9am, then drive to the car park off The Avenue, off Barley New Road. For more information, call walk leader Derek Tate on 01706 218730, or 0747 5300 007.

Singing out

Lancashire Telegraph: Festival boasts 40 walks

3:51pm Thursday 28th August 2014

SINGING lessons will start at Dansworks Dance Academy, at the Old Pioneer Building, Bacup, from September.

Ealing classic is the choice

Lancashire Telegraph: Festival boasts 40 walks

3:50pm Thursday 28th August 2014

THE Ladykillers, an adaptation of the classic Ealing comedy penned by Graham Linehan, the writer of the IT Crowd and Father Ted, will be staged by the Summerseat Players at the Theatre Royal Ramsbottom next month.

Family fun day is success

Lancashire Telegraph: Festival boasts 40 walks

3:50pm Thursday 28th August 2014

A FAMILY fun day organised by two best friends has raised more than £115 so far for the Cystic Fibrosis Trust.

Gardeners are thanked

Lancashire Telegraph: Festival boasts 40 walks

3:50pm Thursday 28th August 2014

A FRIEND of a former Mayor of Whitworth has thanked council gardeners for their work in maintaining the area in which a memorial plaque stands in his memory.

Soul night returns

Lancashire Telegraph: Festival boasts 40 walks

3:43pm Thursday 28th August 2014

THE Rolls-Royce Soul Night is back this weekend after its summer break.

Shop closed

Lancashire Telegraph: Festival boasts 40 walks

3:43pm Thursday 28th August 2014

ONE Stop Shop, in Albert Road, Colne, will be closed for refurbishment until Friday, September 5.

KO smoking

Lancashire Telegraph: Festival boasts 40 walks

3:42pm Thursday 28th August 2014

THE Quit Squad visits the Ace Centre in Nelson tonight at 6pm, offering advice and support for those wishing to give up smoking.

Playing live

Lancashire Telegraph: Festival boasts 40 walks

3:41pm Thursday 28th August 2014

POPULAR covers band The Cheating Hearts will appear live at The Greyhound Inn, in Manchester Road, Barnoldswick, on Saturday night.

Kids’ song and dance

Lancashire Telegraph: Festival boasts 40 walks

3:40pm Thursday 28th August 2014

A SINGING and dancing event for children aged up to five is at Colne Children’s Centre, Walton Street, every Thursday. The event runs from 1.30pm to 3pm with the cost of £1 per family.

Join the cast of ‘Joseph’

Lancashire Telegraph: Festival boasts 40 walks

3:40pm Thursday 28th August 2014

YOUNGSTERS are invited to join the cast for Bacup Royal Court Theatre’s youth group production of Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat.

Drive away stress with meditation

Lancashire Telegraph: Festival boasts 40 walks

3:40pm Thursday 28th August 2014

A BUDDHIST centre is holding three drop-in meditation classes every Wednesday.

Freestyle gymnastics

Lancashire Telegraph: Festival boasts 40 walks

3:30pm Thursday 28th August 2014

AN adrenaline-inducing ‘freestyle gymnastics’ class will be offered to children aged between 10 and 14.

Rock up to bar for a dead good night

Lancashire Telegraph: Festival boasts 40 walks

3:30pm Thursday 28th August 2014

HALLOWE’EN is coming early this year as Sanctuary Rock Bar, in Cow Lane, Burnley, has announced a zombie apocalypse all nighter that will be held this weekend.

Health MOTs for shoppers

Lancashire Telegraph: Festival boasts 40 walks

3:24pm Thursday 28th August 2014

A TEAM of medics is set to descend on Burnley’s main shopping street to offer ‘MOTs’ to shoppers and town centre workers.

Swan in for open mic night

Lancashire Telegraph: Festival boasts 40 walks

3:23pm Thursday 28th August 2014

BUDDING musicians have been urged to head to a new open mic night at The Swan pub, Abbey Street, Accrington, on Thursdays.

Wags on show at family fun day

Lancashire Telegraph: Festival boasts 40 walks

3:23pm Thursday 28th August 2014

WILLOWS, Wags and Whiskers dog kennels, cattery and stables in Crawshawbooth is hosting a family fun day featuring a sniffer dog demonstration.

Band date

Lancashire Telegraph: Festival boasts 40 walks

3:22pm Thursday 28th August 2014

THE Joe Publix will perform a wide variety of pop rock classics when they perform live at The White Bull in Burnley Road, Crawshawbooth, on Saturday night. Entry is free.

Cheer session

Lancashire Telegraph: Festival boasts 40 walks

3:20pm Thursday 28th August 2014

CHEERLEADING classes for children aged four to nine take place at KLF Theatre Arts, in Dean Mill, Plumbe Street, Burnley, every Tuesday from 4pm.

Kids’ musical

Lancashire Telegraph: Festival boasts 40 walks

3:10pm Thursday 28th August 2014

KIDS Rock, a musical experience for under-fives, will be held at St Anne’s Church, Edgeside, Waterfoot today from 1.30pm to 2.30pm. Admission is £2 per family. The class is particularly beneficial for children with disabilities.

Stall invite

Lancashire Telegraph: Festival boasts 40 walks

3:10pm Thursday 28th August 2014

STUBBYLEE Community Greenhouses in Bacup is seeking stallholders for its annual festival on Saturday, October 11.

Sew nice to meet you

Lancashire Telegraph: Festival boasts 40 walks

3:10pm Thursday 28th August 2014

THE Padiham branch of the Embroiderers’ Guild meets on the first Monday of every month from 2pm to 4pm at Nazareth Unitarian Chapel.

Forest seeks nominations

Lancashire Telegraph: Festival boasts 40 walks

3:10pm Thursday 28th August 2014

VOLUNTEERS and organisations that have contributed to conserving and enhancing the Forest of Bowland can be nominated for a special award.

Alert over wood burners

Lancashire Telegraph: Festival boasts 40 walks

3:10pm Thursday 28th August 2014

FIREFIGHTERS are organising a campaign to raise awareness about the safe use of wood burners to be held on September 8 and 14.

Make microchipping your pet project

Lancashire Telegraph: Festival boasts 40 walks

3:04pm Thursday 28th August 2014

DOG and cat owners in Burnley are being encouraged to attend a microchipping event this weekend.

Rock on

Lancashire Telegraph: Festival boasts 40 walks

3:04pm Thursday 28th August 2014

ROCK covers group Fiery Biscuits will perform at The Talbot pub in Church Street, Burnley, on Friday night.

Reading group

Lancashire Telegraph: Festival boasts 40 walks

3:03pm Thursday 28th August 2014

A TEENAGE reading group takes place at Burnley Library, in Grimshaw Street, on the first Saturday of every month from 2.15pm to 3.15pm.

Healthy walk

Lancashire Telegraph: Festival boasts 40 walks

3:03pm Thursday 28th August 2014

AN Age UK health walk will be led through Healey Dell in Whitworth today. Walkers should meet at Station Road, Whitworth, at 1.30pm.

Alzheimer’s support

Lancashire Telegraph: Festival boasts 40 walks

3:02pm Thursday 28th August 2014

THE Alzheimer’s Society monthly carers’ support group in Burnley will next meet on September 10, with anyone who cares for a dementia patient welcome to attend. Angie Connelly will be attending to gather feedback on services for the mental health trust. The meeting will be from 6pm to 8pm at the Resource Centre in Yorkshire Street.

Summer fete

Lancashire Telegraph: Festival boasts 40 walks

3:01pm Thursday 28th August 2014

A SUMMER Fete will be held at Vanguard Community Centre in Bevington Close, Burnley today A barbecue, bouncy castle, raffle, treasure hunt, face painting and lots of fun and games for the whole family will be on offer from 11am.

College courses

Lancashire Telegraph: Festival boasts 40 walks

3:01pm Thursday 28th August 2014

CALDERSTONES Partnership NHS Foundation Trust said many of its patients will start college courses this month, learning the essentials of catering, art, maths, bike safety and reading.

Church offers

Lancashire Telegraph: Festival boasts 40 walks

2:59pm Thursday 28th August 2014

THE Church of St Laurence in Chorley can give other Lancashire Parishes in need 16 Maroon adult choir robes and a ‘Riseograph’. There is no charge but a donation would be appreciated. Inquiries to the church office on 01257 231360.



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