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Heritage Open Days are back for 2017

Heritage Open Days are back for 2017

Free activities and events,
bringing history to life in Blackburn & Darwen.

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

Jimmy Carr

Jimmy Carr – Best Of Tour

Jimmy Carr will be back at King Georges Hall on Friday, 22nd September 2017 at 8pm. Tickets: £27.50  Jimmy is gathering a selection of his...

Phil Jupitus: Juplicity

Phill Jupitus: Juplicity

Join stand-up comedian, poet, improviser, and TV stalwart Phill Jupitus at Darwen Library Theatre for over an hour of tales, laughs and diversions,...

Tony Hadley

Tony Hadley

This year Tony is back doing what he loves best…being a solo artist and will be performing at King Geoges Hall on Friday, 29th September 2017 at 7...

  • Thumbnail for Heritage Open Days: Tours of the Cotton ExchangeHeritage Open Days: Tours of the Cotton Exchange 09/09/2017As part of Heritage Open Days 2017 there will be a chance to take a Hard Hat tour of Blackburn's Cotton Exchange on Saturday, 9th September 2017. Under wraps for more than a decade, the Victorian jewel in Blackburn Town Centre, the former Cotton Exchange has a rare public opening for a series of guided hard hat tours
  • Thumbnail for Jimmy Carr – Best Of TourJimmy Carr – Best Of Tour 22/09/2017Jimmy Carr will be back at King Georges Hall on Friday, 22nd September 2017 at 8pm. Tickets: £27.50  Jimmy is gathering a selection of his very best jokes along with brand new material for the ultimate comedy show.

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