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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

The Mayor's Ball 2020

The Mayor's Ball 2020

Tickets are now available for the 2020 Blackburn with Darwen Mayor’s Ball. The event will be held at Ewood Park in Blackburn on Friday,…

Handprinted Lampshades

Handprinted Lampshades

Take inspiration from Blackburn Museum’s Collections and create your own textile designs. From William Morris to Japanese prints or perhaps something…

Blackburn Children’s Literature Festival

Blackburn Children’s Literature Festival

From 10.30am, Saturday 25th April 2020 is Families and Communities Day at Blackburn Library Blackburn Children’s Literature Festival is set to…

Latest News

February 2020

January 2020

October 2019

  • Blackburn & Darwen Town Centre Maps to download
  • Transport and Parking in Blackburn and Darwen