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Open Register of Electors

Published on Tuesday, 29 July 2014 in Council and democracy news

Please read this important information which relates to the IER letters which are being delivered across Rossendale from Friday (August 1st)

Treatment Room Services

Published on Tuesday, 29 July 2014 in Community and living news

The Rossendale Locality Commissioners who are part of NHS East Lancashire Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) are keen to receive your views about Treatment Room Services.

Summer Fun 2014

Summer Holiday Activities

Published on Tuesday, 29 July 2014 in Community and living news

Lots of activities for children and young people of all ages in Rossendale.

Fuel Incident Tesco Store, Road End, Haslingden

Published on Tuesday, 15 July 2014 in Community and living news

Update on the Fuel Incident in Haslingden.

Industrial Action - Thursday July 10th

Published on Tuesday, 08 July 2014 in Council and democracy news

There will be minimal disruption to services provided by Rossendale Borough Council as a consequence of a day of industrial action planned for 10 July.

Rossendale Sport Awards

Published on Thursday, 03 July 2014 in Community and living news

Rossendale Leisure Trust are looking for nominations for the Rossendale Sport Awards.

Biggest change to voter registration in a generation

Published on Thursday, 03 July 2014 in Council and democracy news

Individual Electoral Registration will give people more control over the process and increase the accuracy of the register.

Reservoir Safety - Drowning Prevention Week

Published on Wednesday, 25 June 2014 in Community and living news

Grieving mother helps launch new water safety pack for schools.

Hate Crime Survey

Published on Wednesday, 25 June 2014 in Council and democracy news

Take part in the Home Office survey on hate crime to help shape improvements that are needed in reporting and recording of hate crime.

Armed Forces Day - Flag Raising Ceremony

Published on Tuesday, 17 June 2014 in Community and living news

Come and show your support for our Armed Forces at this flag raising ceremony.

Lancashire Cycle Challenge

lancashire cycle challenge

Published on Tuesday, 17 June 2014 in Community and living news

Find out how you can take part in this free competition.

The Ugly Consequences of the Beautiful Game – pan-Lancashire World Cup campaign launches

Published on Friday, 06 June 2014 in Council and democracy news

FOOTBALL clubs and emergency services across Lancashire have today united to send a strong message to fans – don't pay the penalty this World Cup.

Green Deal Home Improvement Fund

Published on Wednesday, 04 June 2014 in Community and living news

The Green Deal Home Improvement Fund (GDHIF) is a new incentive scheme open to all householders in England and Wales wanting to improve the energy efficiency of their home.

Lancashire County Council Apprenticeship Opportunities

Published on Tuesday, 27 May 2014 in Community and living news

Lancashire Highways Service is pleased to announce several new apprenticeship opportunities across the service.

Election Results

Published on Thursday, 22 May 2014 in Council and democracy news

Results of the Borough Elections 2014

Changes to Grass Cutting

Published on Wednesday, 14 May 2014 in Council and democracy news

Over the summer months you may notice some changes to the grass cutting carried out across the borough.

Views wanted on Fallbarn Play Area, Rawtenstall

Published on Thursday, 01 May 2014 in Community and living news

Proffitts are working with Friends of Fallbarn group to get your views on proposals for Fallbarn Play Area

Register to Vote - NOW!

Published on Tuesday, 29 April 2014 in Council and democracy news

Act now so you get a chance to have your say in the upcoming Borough and European elections.

Business Rates - Retail Rate Relief

Published on Monday, 28 April 2014 in Council and democracy news

As part of its February 2014 Budget setting, Rossendale Council introduced a new policy which means some businesses will be awarded discounted business rates for up to two years.

New Opportunity Traineeships

Published on Wednesday, 23 April 2014 in Community and living news

Are you a young person aged 16-23 years? Looking for a job but not having much luck? Talk to Community Solutions about their new Traineeship Programme.

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

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.

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.

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