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Tenpin Blackburn

Tenpin Blackburn

New bowling centre opens on 27th March 2017

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 / 669187 or keep up to date by joining our mailing list.

Event Highlights

Darwen Live 2016

Darwen Live 2017 at Darwen Library Theatre

Darwen Library Theatre is pleased to be involved as the official 2nd stage for Darwen Live 2017 - in what has now become an intrinsic part of...

Get Crafty at Blackburn Museum & Art Gallery

‘Get Crafty’ – Free Spring Bank holiday arts and crafts sessions

‘Get Crafty’ – Free Spring Bank holiday arts and crafts sessions at Blackburn Museum & Art Gallery from Wednesday 31st May to 3rd June 2017, from12...

Rime and Grime – Tinchy Stryder

Rime and Grime – Tinchy Stryder

Join King Georges Hall for the first “Rime and Grime” night in The Windsor Suite on Saturday, 10th June 2017, featuring a live performance by Tinchy...

  • Thumbnail for India’s Gateway; Gujarat, Mumbai & BritainIndia’s Gateway; Gujarat, Mumbai & Britain 18/02/201718 Feb - 15 July - India’s Gateway; Gujarat, Mumbai & Britain exhibition at  Blackburn Museum and Art Gallery from Saturday, 18th February to Saturday, 15th July 2017. India’s Gateway is an exhibition that traces the history of Gujarat and Mumbai as age-old centres of trade and migration.
  • Thumbnail for Darwen Live 2017 at Darwen Library Theatre Darwen Live 2017 at Darwen Library Theatre 29/05/2017Darwen Library Theatre is please to be involved in Darwen Live 2017 & have a full list of musicians/ bands playing on their stage over the 2 day music festival on 28th & 29th May 2017. Free admission.
  • Thumbnail for Rime and Grime – Tinchy StryderRime and Grime – Tinchy Stryder 10/06/201710 Jun - Join King Georges Hall for the first “Rime and Grime” night in The Windsor Suite on Saturday 10th June 2017, featuring a live performance by Tinchy Stryder. A night of the slickest urban cuts as well as some old school rap,RnB and Hip-Hop classics.

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