Rossendale Borough Council

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The Local Initiative Fund 2014/15 Round is Now Open

Published on Thursday, 17 April 2014 in Community and living news

The Local Initiative Fund (LIF) is now open for bids across Lancashire and £168,773 in total is available across the 12 districts. Deadline for applications to be submitted is Friday 5pm 16 May 2014

Unauthorised Encampment

Published on Tuesday, 15 April 2014 in Community advice news

Unauthorised Encampment at Futures Park - latest information

Rossendale’s Citizens Advice Bureau hop On Board STAN

Published on Thursday, 10 April 2014 in Community and living news

Rossendale Borough Council has supported a bid by Rossendale Citizen’s Advice Bureau which would enable them to provide a CAB member of staff, to be on STAN when it's in Rossendale.

Footpath 663 (part) at Rockcliffe Road Bacup Public Path Extinguishment Order

Published on Friday, 21 March 2014 in Community and living news

To view the Public Path Extinguishment Order and map please follow this link.

Rock Enrol!

Published on Thursday, 20 March 2014 in Community and living news

Just 55% of 17 and 18 year-olds are registered to vote - register to vote now!

Money Management Advice – Take Control of Your Finances

Published on Wednesday, 19 March 2014 in Community and living news

Need a little help to keep on top of your debt and manage your day to day money? Free money/budgeting advice is available.

Fly a Flag for the Commonwealth

Commonweath flag

Published on Monday, 10 March 2014 in Community and living news

Rossendale is taking part in the 'Fly a Flag for the Commonwealth' initiative on 10th March 2014

Three taxi drivers appeal dismissed.

Published on Thursday, 27 February 2014 in Licence - hackney carriage drivers' news

3 taxi drivers have had their appeals against Rossendale Councils decision to refuse a taxi licence dismissed by magistrates.

Job: Head of Operations

Published on Friday, 21 February 2014 in Council and democracy news

Rossendale Borough Council are looking for a Head of Operations

Delayed Farm Round Collections

Published on Thursday, 20 February 2014 in Community and living news

Our farm round collections are delayed today.

World War One Poppy Plantings

Published on Monday, 10 February 2014 in Community and living news

To commemorate the 100th anniversary of World War One, the Parks and Open spaces team will be creating displays of poppies in cemeteries and memorial gardens throughout the borough.

Bacup Market Traders Support Rossendale Hospice

Published on Thursday, 06 February 2014 in Community and living news

Bacup Market Traders have raised £149 and donated it to Rossendale Hospice. A cheque for the donation was presented at the Market to Fundraising Manager of the Hospice, Sam Morris.

Bin Collections

Published on Thursday, 06 February 2014 in Recycling, rubbish and waste news

Information for residents at Limy Water at Commercial Street, Loveclough

New Number for Dog Warden Service

Published on Monday, 20 January 2014 in Community and living news

The Council’s Dog Warden Service, which is provide by Animal Wardens, has a new contact number.

Would You Like to Review Members' Allowances?

Published on Monday, 20 January 2014 in Council and democracy news

Rossendale Borough Council is inviting people to apply to become a member of the Remuneration Panel.

Rossendale's the Place to do Business

Published on Wednesday, 15 January 2014 in Community and living news

Rossendale has been listed as the most improved Local Authority area in the UK for business competiveness according to the independently produced UK Competitiveness Index 2013.

Rossendale’s £2million Heritage Lottery Fund Bid for Bacup is Successful!

Bacup THI logo small

Published on Wednesday, 15 January 2014 in Council and democracy news

The Leader of Rossendale Borough Council has today announced that the bid for a £2million Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) grant for Bacup has been successful.

Rossendale Named in the Top 10 Best Local Authorities for Food Hygiene Enforcement Rankings

Published on Tuesday, 14 January 2014 in Council and democracy news

Research conducted by Which? shows Rossendale Borough Council has been named in the top 10 local authorities for food hygiene enforcement rankings, being ranked 8th.

Targeted Litter Operation Success and New Laser Tag Activity at Haslingden Sports Centre

Published on Tuesday, 14 January 2014 in Council and democracy news

Read all about the latest Rossendale news.

United Utilities Roadworks

Published on Friday, 10 January 2014 in Community and living news

Building bigger sewers to help keep Limey Water and the River Irwell clean

Rossendale News

Published on Thursday, 09 January 2014 in Community and living news

Superfast broadband, a Dragon's Den event for children and young people and a fantastic newly refurbished youth zone, read more of Rossendale's latest news.

Commissioner to hit the road for Budget Consultation

Published on Monday, 06 January 2014 in Council and democracy news

How much are you prepared to pay for policing? That's the question Lancashire's Police and Crime Commissioner will be asking this month when he heads off to speak to residents across the county.

Rossendale’s Leader announces scheme to rid Rossendale of Rogue Landlords

Published on Tuesday, 31 December 2013 in Council and democracy news

Following funding from DCLG, Council Leader Alyson Barnes announces Operation CARL (Co-ordination Against Rogue Landlords).

Claim Your Benefit Online

Published on Friday, 20 December 2013 in Council and democracy news

We have now launched our online claim form for customers to claim Housing Benefit/Council Tax Support.

Christmas and New Year Opening Hours - One Stop Shop

Futures park building

Published on Friday, 20 December 2013 in Council and democracy news

Information on opening hours of Rossendale Borough Council's One Stop Shop.

Refuse Collection Calendars

Published on Tuesday, 17 December 2013 in Council and democracy news

Rossendale Borough Council has not issued refuse collection calendars this year. Residents can be assured that their collection days are the same.

Domestic Abuse Awareness - 'Take the step...Make the call'

Published on Monday, 09 December 2013 in Council and democracy news

Lancashire Police, and the Lancashire Police and Crime Commissioner, have launched a new awareness campaign on Domestic Violence which Rossendale Borough Council supports.

Rossendale Council Telephone System Changes

Published on Monday, 09 December 2013 in Council and democracy news

Information on Rossendale Borough Council's changes to their telephone system.

Rossendale Council Grants 2014/15 Application Process Opens.

Published on Monday, 09 December 2013 in Council and democracy news

Following Cabinet approval in November, Rossendale Borough Council will open the new grants application process on 9th December 2013.

Flag at Half Mast

Published on Friday, 06 December 2013 in Council and democracy news

Flag to fly at half mast for Nelson Mandela

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