People got the chance to find out more about living a healthier life at a Family Health Fair in Blackburn.

The event took place on Saturday at The Grand Venue in Harrison Street and attracted hundreds of visitors.

Health providers, community groups and charities were on hand to share their advice on a range of initiatives.

There are also stalls with career advice, digital support, wellbeing, home support, and walking group information.

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Visitors could also get free health checks and get their free flu and Covid vaccinations if eligible.
The Mayor and Mayoress of Blackburn with Darwen Cllr Parwaiz Akhtar and Shagufta were invited to speak with stall holders and find out more about the work they do.

A giant transformer was on hand to greet visitors and made its way around the venue. A number of volunteers also dressed up as Spiderman, Iron Man and Batman.

The event was organised by Blackburn North and West Neighbourhoods Primary Care Network, which works with GP surgeries to provide care for people in their communities.