Pendle Borough Council

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Barnoldswick is crowned one of Britain's leading high streets!

Published on Monday 10th November 2014

Barnoldswick’s retailers, traders and residents celebrated on Saturday as their high street was crowned top of the shops.

More Town centre management news.

Clamping down on residents who don't recycle

Published on Tuesday 4th November 2014

Our new enforcement drive is targeting residents who don't recycle.

More Recycling, rubbish and waste news.

Don't want your green garden waste bin anymore?

Published on Tuesday 4th November 2014

You can now arrange for us to come and collect your green bin.

More Household waste - garden waste news.

Remembrance Day Parades and Services

Published on Monday 3rd November 2014

People in Pendle are invited to pay their respects to those who lost their lives at war by joining local councillors at wreath laying ceremonies on Remembrance Sunday, 9 November.

More Community and living news.

Reserve your tickets for the Mayor’s 'A Bit Of A Do'

Published on Wednesday 22nd October 2014

The Mayor of Pendle is inviting older people from across Pendle to his annual Christmas gathering at Colne Muni.

More Mayor - general information news.

Help for first time buyers

Published on Friday 17th October 2014

Only 5% deposit for modernised homes in Whitefield.

More Housing news.

Have you got a money saving idea?

Published on Wednesday 8th October 2014

We've launched our Savings Challenge again, to get suggestions from people who live and work in the borough on how we can save money.

More Council budgets and spending news.

Encouraging Pendle's businesses to recycle

Published on Tuesday 7th October 2014

From 1 January 2015 businesses in Pendle will need to separate their recycling from their waste

More Recycling - information and advice news.

Free training and advice for all Pendle companies during October!

Published on Monday 29th September 2014

Local business people are invited to a series of free workshops, drop-ins and seminars aimed at helping them get the best out of their business.

More Business support and advice news.

We're no longer having a chief executive

Published on Wednesday 17th September 2014

The post of chief executive is set to be abolished if councillors at the Full Council agree to the proposal on Thursday 25 September

More Council budgets and spending news.

How would YOU promote Pendle?

Published on Friday 5th September 2014

Many of us know how wonderful Pendle is, but how do you think we should spread the message?

More Scrutiny news.

The Mayor of Pendle invites you to see inside Nelson Town Hall

Published on Thursday 4th September 2014

His Worship the Mayor of Pendle, Councillor Graham Roach, invites you to come with him on a specially guided tour of Nelson Town Hall.

More Mayor - general information news.

Light Touch Exhibition

Published on Wednesday 27th August 2014

This huge empty mill in Brierfield is being taken over by a range of leading artists and the doors are being thrown open so you can join them.

More Events news.

Switch to Direct Debit and you could win vouchers to spend in Pendle's shops – first prize draw in September!

Published on Thursday 21st August 2014

We're urging residents to use Direct Debit when it comes to paying their Council Tax.

More Council tax news.

Fourth time lucky for Ball Grove Park means eight Green Flags fly in Pendle

Published on Monday 28th July 2014

People involved in caring for eight of our parks are celebrating this week as the Green Flag Award winners are announced.

More Parks and open spaces news.

Look out for your Summer Fun brochure in your child's book bag!

Published on Monday 14th July 2014

Children in Pendle are going to be kept well entertained this summer thanks to more than 200 planned activities.

More School - holiday schemes news.

Gearing up to Sprint for Success

Published on Friday 11th July 2014

The race for up and coming riders on Grand Prix night Wednesday 16 July 7pm has a new name and a headline sponsor.

More Cycling news.

Working to improve private rented housing in Pendle

Published on Friday 11th July 2014

We're on a mission to improve the standards of private rented properties in the area.

More Private housing news.

Flying the flag for the Colne Grand Prix!

Published on Friday 4th July 2014

World champions and the UK's top cyclists will be battling it out for the high speed race on Wednesday 16 July in Colne town centre from 7pm.

More Cycling news.

Strike action to affect Pendle Council services

Published on Monday 30th June 2014

Services delivered by Pendle Council will be affected on Thursday 10 July due to national strike action over public sector pay.

More Employment advice news.

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