X Factor star set to ‘Grace’ Blackburn’s Christmas lights switch-on

Saturday 24th November, King William Street, 4.30pm to 6.30pm Blackburn’s Christmas lights will be switched on this year by the town’s very own singing sensation Grace Davies. Blackburn with Darwen Borough Council in partnership with Blackburn BID and The Mall have organised this year’s jam-packed festive programme, with Grace set to take centre stage. The 21-year-old songstress first won local […]

The Mall Blackburn joins countdown to Purple Tuesday

The Mall Blackburn is set to join retailers across the nation in marking Purple Tuesday, the UK’s first accessible shopping day.

100 Years of Remembrance: Events being held throughout Blackburn Town Centre

100 Years of Remembrance: Events being held throughout Blackburn Town Centre

Peter Jackson The Jeweller set to launch new store in The Mall!

Peter Jackson The Jeweller is set to launch their glittering new store in The Mall Blackburn on Friday 9th November as part of its 30th anniversary celebrations.

Blackburn BID – Blackburn Businesses Celebrate! It’s a “YES” for five more years of investment

Blackburn Business Improvement District (BID) are celebrating a “YES” vote from town centre businesses for five more years of investment. A massive 86% were in favour of continuing the work of the BID. The Business Improvement District, which first began work in 2014, includes around 350 traders, commercial organisations and charities in the town centre. The “YES” vote will mean the […]

Flower Power! Blackburn celebrates triple award success with Britain in Bloom

Blackburn was celebrating for the third year running when the town won three awards at the NW Britain in Bloom Awards, which were hosted in Southport on Friday 2nd November. The success of the partnership between Blackburn Business Improvement District (BID) and Blackburn with Darwen Borough Council was recognised with Gold Medals in the Town / City Centre and BID […]

Befriending Volunteers Needed Urgently

Age UK Blackburn with Darwen are appealing for befriending volunteers to support and visit older people in their local community.

Vote YES – Deadline approaches for BID Renewal Voters The choice is clear – It’s time to vote for five more years of investment

Businesses in Blackburn Town Centre are being reminded that ballot papers for the renewal vote for Blackburn Business Improvement District must be returned by Friday 2nd November.

Small Business Saturday begin their bus tour in Blackburn!

Small Business Saturday rolled into town on Thursday as part of their Small Business Saturday bus tour. 

Bumper Festive Calendar with Christmas Market, Parades and Dashing Santas

Blackburn with Darwen Council in partnership with Blackburn BID have announced a packed programme of festive fun for Christmas 2018 kicking off with the Christmas Lights’ Switch On Show on Saturday 24th November 2018.

Free, fun-filled fright fest kicks off at The Mall

The half-term holidays got off to a spooktacular start at The Mall Blackburn!

Blackburn to have extra security this Christmas thanks to the Blackburn BID

The Blackburn Business Improvement District have announced a period of extended security support for key shopping areas of the town. The annual initiative has been extended this year to give retailers extra support in the busy shopping days running up to Christmas. The extra patrols will cover the Townsmoor area as well as key leisure destinations around Vue Cinema and […]

“Tech or Treat” fun this Half-Term in Blackburn Market

Blackburn Market is dusting away any signs of Hallowe’en cobwebs this Half-term with FREE hi-tech workshops for kids in the Market. The Market have teamed up with Blackburn’s Making Rooms to bring children the opportunity to make and create as part of our “Make it on the Market” series with a week of “Tech and Treat.” The pop-in workshops will […]

Free, fun filled spook fest lined up at The Mall!

The Mall Blackburn has lined up a whole host of ghoulish goings on for the scariest school holiday of them all!

Thank God It’s Christmas! Xmas Party Packages Available at Electric Church Club!

Have your Christmas party with Electric Church Club in jolly GOOD COMPANY!!

Children are taking over The Mall Blackburn!

Year six children from Roe Lee Park Primary School in Blackburn are getting ready to take control of The Mall Blackburn.

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