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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.

Councillor John David resigns from Pendle Council

Published on Tuesday 27th May 2014

Stephen Barnes, Chief Executive of Pendle Council, has announced that today (27th May) Councillor John David has handed in his notice of resignation as a councillor.

More Council news news.

Pendle Business Awards 2014 – our winners!

Published on Tuesday 20th May 2014

Pendle’s most successful businesses came together under one roof on Friday (16th May) to find out who’d won this year’s Business Awards.

More Business - council awards news.

Be ready to use your vote!

Published on Friday 16th May 2014

We're encouraging you to use your votes in the elections on 22 May.

More Elections - voting news.

FREE stall for a day at Nelson or Colne market

Published on Monday 12th May 2014

We're offering you the chance to become a market trader for the day - completely free of charge!

More Market stalls news.

The Great British Rhythm and Blues Festival's 25th Anniversary

Published on Tuesday 6th May 2014

Some great names are lined-up for this amazing milestone, including Eric Burdon, Lucky Peterson, Eric Sardinas, Otis Grand, Mike Sanchez, Andy Fairweather Low, The Yardbirds and Dr Feelgood.

More Leisure and culture news.

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.

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