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Blackburn Life People's Calendar

Whether you are a mobile snapper, an enthusiastic amateur or even a professional, we welcome your photo submissions.

Each October, we’ll be choosing twelve of our favourite photos and featuring them in the Blackburn Life calendar.

All profits from the calendar will go to a local charity.

WHAT'S ON SOON

Monday 23 May
The Mall Blackburn, Church Street
Blackburn, Lancashire BB1 5AF United Kingdom
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Free
Saturday 28 May
Blackburn Empire Theatre, Aqueduct Road
BLACKBURN, BB2 4HT United Kingdom
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Friday 03 June
Blackburn Empire Theatre, Aqueduct Road
BLACKBURN, BB2 4HT United Kingdom
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Friday 03 June
King George’s Hall, Northgate
Blackburn, Lancashire BB2 1AA United Kingdom
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Saturday 04 June
Blackburn Empire Theatre, Aqueduct Road
BLACKBURN, BB2 4HT United Kingdom
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    As the Covid vaccination drive-through at Ewood Park continues to provide a convenient way to get jabs, we’re reminding residents to check travel requirements for their summer getaways.

    Blackburn artist creates multisoundscape tapestry for Queen’s Platinum Jubilee

    Renowned local artist Jamie Holman has created a monumental artwork celebrating Her Majesty the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee.

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    Nicholas Walsh was found guilty of committing robbery following a trial at Preston Crown Court. Last week, Judge Robert Altham, the Recorder of Preston, jailed Walsh for 15 years and ordered him to serve a further five years on extended licence after deeming him to be a dangerous offender.

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