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Garden waste collection charges - letter on its way

Published on Wednesday 23rd April 2014

We're introducing an annual charge for our garden waste collection service from Monday 30 June.

More Household waste - garden waste news.

Could you be eligible for a business rates discount?

Published on Thursday 3rd April 2014

Pendle Council has introduced a new policy which means some businesses will be awarded discounted business rates for up to two years.

More Business rates news.

Back by popular demand this weekend… Nelson's Art and Vintage Market

Published on Wednesday 2nd April 2014

The finishing touches are just being made for this weekend's Art and Vintage Market in Nelson.

More Events news.

Let your mobile phone tell you when to put your bins out!

Published on Wednesday 2nd April 2014

Pendle residents are being encouraged to use a new smartphone app that tells them where to put their recycling and when to put their bins out.

More Recycling, rubbish and waste news.

Schools - help us to celebrate all that Pendle has to offer

Published on Tuesday 1st April 2014

Primary schools across Pendle are invited to take part in an exciting art competition which celebrates Pendle's 40th birthday.

More Events news.

Enjoy story time in Nelson's Walverden Park

Published on Friday 28th March 2014

Visitors to Walverden Park in Nelson will spot a new, inspiring area just perfect for family story time.

More Parks and open spaces news.

Make sure you're on the electoral register

Published on Wednesday 26th March 2014

Pendle Council is reminding residents to check they are on the electoral register ahead of the elections in May.

More Elections - electoral register news.

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

Published on Thursday 20th March 2014

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

More Council and democracy news.

Business Awards aims to raise hundreds for research into childhood cancers

Published on Tuesday 18th March 2014

Pendle Business Awards will this year be supporting Petal, a local childhood cancer research charity.

More Business - council awards news.

Did you know there’s a more flexible way to pay your Council bills?

Published on Monday 17th March 2014

We've introduced a new way for you to pay your bills making it much more flexible and convenient.

More Council and democracy news.

Pendle Business Awards – here’s our shortlist!

Published on Thursday 13th March 2014

Pendle Business Awards has fast become one of Lancashire’s most prestigious events in the business calendar.

More Business - council awards news.

Your invitation to become a Dementia Friend

Published on Wednesday 12th March 2014

Would you like to know more about dementia and how it affects people living with the condition and their carers?

More Mental health news.

On Housing Benefit but struggling to pay your rent? There may be help available – claim discretionary housing payment now!

Published on Monday 10th March 2014

Pendle residents who receive Housing Benefit but are still struggling to pay their rent may get help from Pendle Council through the government’s Discretionary Housing Payments (DHP).

More Housing finance news.

Pendle Council retains three star website rating

Published on Thursday 6th March 2014

Pendle Council's website has once again been rated as 'very good' by the national Society of IT Managers (SOCITM).

More Websites news.

Pendle Business Awards - great number of entries!

Published on Monday 3rd March 2014

The closing date for entries to Pendle Business Awards 2014 - one of Lancashire’s most prestigious events - has now passed.

More Business - council awards news.

Oddie’s celebrates Pendle’s 40th birthday!

Published on Saturday 1st March 2014

Oddie's family bakery, which has been keeping its ovens going since 1905, joined us to mark Pendle's 40th birthday!

More Events news.

Pendle Council freezes Council Tax for 6th year running

Published on Friday 21st February 2014

A freeze in Council tax for the sixth year running was agreed at Pendle Council's Special Budget Meeting last night (20 February).

More Council budgets and spending news.

Plans for Pendle's parkrun pick up pace

Published on Thursday 13th February 2014

Pendle's plans to bring a 'parkrun' to Colne are gathering pace now more local people have come together to help make it happen.

More Parks and open spaces news.

Reminder to pick up the poop all year round

Published on Tuesday 11th February 2014

Dog walkers, remember your responsibility to pick up your pets' waste all year round!

More Dog and animal fouling news.

Launch of a new initiative to promote Pendle

Published on Friday 24th January 2014

"We're launching an enterprising marketing initiative for Pendle's future," announced Executive Councillor James Starkie.

More Community and living news.

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