Pendle Borough Council

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Keep your belongings and yourself safe this Christmas

Published on Wednesday 17th December 2014

Look after your property and belongings, particularly over the Christmas period, and if you'll be using taxis, follow our guidelines for travelling safely

More Community safety news.

Budget proposals

Published on Friday 12th December 2014

This week, on Thursday 11 December, our Executive councillors were updated on the Council's current financial position.

More Council budgets and spending news.

Win Christmas cash at Nelson and Colne Markets with our stocking competitions

Published on Thursday 11th December 2014

Just watch our two Christmas video clip competitions where the market traders are the stars.

More Markets news.

Giant candle in Nelson will light up Pendle's 40th birthday finale

Published on Wednesday 3rd December 2014

Our 12 metre high shuttle sculpture in Nelson will turn into a giant birthday candle on Friday 5th December at 6.30pm for the finale of Pendle's 40th year celebrations.

More Events news.

We're continuing to reduce our empty homes

Published on Tuesday 2nd December 2014

We're making progress to bring empty properties across the borough back into use.

More Housing news.

Kiki De Ville outside The Shop

UK Vintage Personality of the Year helps launch new Vintage Shop in Nelson!

Published on Friday 28th November 2014

UK Vintage Personality of the Year, Pendle’s own Kiki de Ville is first to see behind the scenes at Nelson’s new arts and vintage shop!

More Business news.

Boost to Pendle's self-builders

Published on Monday 24th November 2014

We've been selected as one of 11 areas nationwide to benefit from a new government initiative to help aspiring self-builders get their projects off the ground

More Housing news.

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.

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