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All night badminton marathon aims to raise funds in Blackburn

A 24 hour all night badminton game is set to raise funds for East Lancashire Hospice’s “Hospice at Home” scheme in what is headlined as a “Badminton-athon”. The organisers are asking for a minimum donation of £2 from players, who can choose to play for a few minutes or for hours! The fund raising effort takes place at Audley Sports Centre, …

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Santa Claus is coming to Blackburn Town

[caption id=”attachment_192836″ align=”alignleft” width=”300″ caption=”Blackburn Round Table Santa Sleigh”][/caption] Santa Claus is coming to town! Blackburn Round Table’s Santa Sleigh will be touring the streets of Blackburn over the coming weeks. It is an exciting time for youngsters when the Santa Sleigh actually slides past their own home. The team at Round Table in Blackburn also raise thousands of pounds …

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Official Blackburn Market Opening this Saturday – What’s on Offer?

Blackburn Life – Buy Local Campaign The New Blackburn Market is due to open this Saturday 9th July 2011. Taking place from 9-4pm the launch will star celebrity chef, Nigel Howarth — a Michelin Star chef and star of the BBC‘s Great British Menu and Saturday Kitchen. The Bee Radio’s roadshow will be on hand to provide music and entertainment …

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The 3rd Middle Earth Beer Festival

The 3rd Middle Earth Beer Festival, Thursday 28th — Saturday 30th April 2011 The 3rd Middle Earth Beer Festival will take place between Thursday 28th and Saturday 30th April 2011 at Hurst Green Memorial Hall, Ribble Valley Lancashire. The event will feature over 40 real ales and ciders from around the UK, there will be great local food available and …

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Starlight Walk 2011 for East Lancashire Hospice

Enjoy a ladies night out with a difference and register for the 2011 Starlight Walk to be held on the 18th June 2011, for for only £10! This 8 mile ladies only sponsored walk last year helped raise approximately £80,000. Book now to take part in this fantastic fundraising event and help to raise vital funds for the Hospice. Don’t forget to send …

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