Pendle Borough Council

Latest news

Turning 40 this year? Last chance to get involved!

Published on Friday 19th September 2014

Take part in this unique project to find 40 Pendle residents who turn 40 this year

More Leisure and culture 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.

Hotting up for the Pendle Cycling Festival and launch of new Steven Burke Cycling Circuit

Published on Thursday 26th June 2014

Gold medallist Steven Burke MBE is launching a new cycling circuit for Pendle on Saturday 28 June at 9am at Swinden Playing Fields, Nelson at the start of Pendle's Cycling Festival

More Sports - information and booking news.

Reservoir safety awareness campaign

Published on Wednesday 25th June 2014

The deeply upsetting and tragic death of James Goodship, aged 17, after getting into difficulties at Lake Burwain reservoir has shocked Pendle residents.

More Education and learning news.

New tennis nets ready for Wimbledon-inspired tennis aces

Published on Tuesday 24th June 2014

Investment in sports facilities in Alkincoats Park in Colne and Brierfield's Heyhead Park means anyone inspired by Wimbledon will have better courts to play on.

More Sports facilities news.

Take a look at Pendle Council's accounts

Published on Friday 20th June 2014

Pendle Council's accounts for 2013/14 are now available for you to look at.

More Council budgets and spending news.

Shared Executive to run Pendle Council

Published on Thursday 12th June 2014

Conservative and Liberal Democrat Councillors on Pendle Council have reached an agreement which will see the two parties share control of the Council’s executive portfolios for the next twelve months.

More Councillors - committee membership news.

Alert after Legionnaires' disease case in baby

Published on Wednesday 11th June 2014

Public Health England is advising people not to use heated home birthing pools filled in advance of labour

More Health advice news.

Steven Burke cycle track to open

Published on Friday 6th June 2014

Pendle's gold medallist Steven Burke MBE has tested the cycle track named in his honour, ahead of the Pendle Cycle Festival.

More Cycling news.

Funding available for Bradley community groups

Published on Wednesday 4th June 2014

Community groups in the Bradley area of Nelson have until Friday 27 June to apply for a grant of between £100 and £500.

More Community grants news.

Green Flag Award Liberata Positive About Disabled People Investors In People ERDF Pendle Borough Council