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Unauthorised Encampment

Published on Tuesday, 25 November 2014 in Advice and benefits news

The Council is aware of an unauthorised encampment on New Hall Hey Road. This is on private land and not owned by the Council.

Affordable Warmth Scheme

Published on Monday, 24 November 2014 in Community and living news

Rossendale Borough Council and St Vincent's Housing Association have successfully secured funding to keep vulnerable residents warm this winter. Here's how you can benefit.

Offices to Let at Futures Park, Bacup

Published on Friday, 21 November 2014 in Business news

Fantastic opportunites to rent office space at the Business Centre, Futures Park, Bacup.

Housing Benefit and Council Tax Support Claim Form

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

Please note that this online form is going to be unavailable this weekend (29th/30th November) due to essential maintenance being carried out.

Bank Street

Published on Monday, 17 November 2014 in Community and living news

After the successful completion of work by United Utilities Bank Street, Rawtenstall is now fully open again.

Stubbylee Cottage

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Published on Monday, 17 November 2014 in Housing news

This two bedroom cottage, fully refurbished, in an idyllic location is to let for £550pcm.

Unauthorised Encampment

Published on Thursday, 06 November 2014 in Community advice news

Unauthorised Encampment has now left Futures Park. We will now begin the clean up operation of the site.

Job Vacancies

Published on Tuesday, 21 October 2014 in Council and democracy news

We have several job vacancies currently at the Council.

Remembrance Events in the Borough of Rossendale

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

A full list of remebrance events going on in the Borough of Rossendale

Helmshore By-Election 16th October

Published on Tuesday, 07 October 2014 in Council and democracy news

Results are as follows; BARKER, Granville - UK Independence Party 364 | HARDING, Emma - Labour Party 444 | HAWORTH, Tony - Conservative Party 771 = Elected.

Working Towards a Dementia Friendly Rossendale

Published on Wednesday, 24 September 2014 in Community and living news

"Working Towards a Dementia Friendly Rossendale" is a community initiative to encourage and where possible inspire all aspects of the Rossendale community to become dementia friendly.

Healthier Together Consultation

Published on Wednesday, 03 September 2014 in Community and living news

Launched in February 2012, this programme is part of the Greater Manchester Programme for Health & Social Care Reform, aiming to provide the best health and care for everyone in Greater Manchester

Bacup THI - Meet the Contractor Event

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Published on Tuesday, 02 September 2014 in Community and living news

Sub- contractors in the building trades are invited to attend a drop in event to discuss opportunities to work on the Bacup Townscape Heritage Scheme, to be held at Futures Park, Bacup.

New Home for the Citizens Advice Bureau

Published on Thursday, 28 August 2014 in Community and living news

Rossendale’s Citizen’s Advice Bureau (CAB) is moving its office to Stubbylee Hall, in Stubbylee Park, Bacup from 1st September 2014.

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

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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.

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