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A breath of fresh air during covid

Andrew Erlam’s priority during lockdown was to keep the borough’s youngsters safe through the Community Champions – Covid Detached Project.

Building confidence together

One of the first people James Hadleigh met when he joined Care Network Blackburn in 2010 was Stephen Gallagher, and 12 years on he couldn’t be more...

Community champions continue beyond covid

If there was a positive to come from the pandemic it has to be the way ordinary people from all walks of life came together to support each other a...

Counting blessings as well as the cost

The Winter Hill wildfire of summer 2018 cost the county dearly, but in true Lancashire spirit, partners and communities rallied to support...

Joining forces to keep vulnerable youngsters safe

Covid brought a huge range of challenges for young people, and not just in terms of being isolated from their friends. For those living in deprived...

Protect Precious Possessions!

Warning from devastated mum who lost treasured family photos in a flood.

Why all hands on deck are needed to stop wildfires

Liam Wilson, Group Manager at Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service, reflects on the joint effort required to stop the Winter Hill wildfire...

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No Moor Fires - Public Spaces Protection Order introduced in Lancashire

Chorley, Blackburn with Darwen and Greater Manchester join together to protect moorland from fires.

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A vacancy for a Senior Emergency Planning Officer has opened at UU.

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Death of ACC, and Executive Chair of the LRF, Pete Lawson

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