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Explore our stunning countryside

Explore our stunning countryside

Hills & dales, moors & parks, long & short. There's something for everyone & all abilities.

Welcome to Blackburn & Darwen

Welcome to the official website guide to Blackburn and Darwen. 
The borough is a vibrant, happening place to be with great food, good sport and a fashionable heritage as well as two town centres that are creative, entrepreneurial and entertaining places to be.

For more information  contact Blackburn Visitor Centre 01254 688040 or keep up to date by joining our mailing list.

Event Highlights

Taxidermy Beginners Class

Taxidermy Beginners Class

Would you like to learn the wonderful art of taxidermy in the beautiful surroundings of Blackburn Museum and Art Gallery? Nicola Hebson is a...

Frank Skinner – Man In A Suit

Frank Skinner – Man In A Suit

26th November 2014 Frank Skinner extends his critically acclaimed new stand-up tour ‘Man In A Suit’ into Autumn 2014.

Blackburn Drama Club presents Habeas Corpus

Blackburn Drama Club presents Habeas Corpus

HABEAS CORPUS is a comedy stage play by the Englsih author Alan Bennett. It was first performed at the Lyric Theatre in London on 10 May 1973, with...

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November 2014

October 2014

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