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Tuton Tower & the Victorian Tea Rooms

Tuton Tower & the Victorian Tea Rooms

.. now open for the 2016 season

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

And Finally ... Phil Collins, Tribute Band

And Finally ... Phil Collins

"And Finally…Phil Collins" will be performing at Darwen Library Theatre on 7th October 2016 at 8pm  "And Finally… Phil Collins’ are recognised...

Credit: Arnaud Stephenson

The Sixteen: Choral Pilgrimage 2016 - The Deer's Cry

The Sixteen will once again be returning to Blackburn Cathedral for their Choral Pilgrimage 2016 on Saturday, 8th October 2016 at 7.30pm After...

Big Country

Big Country

Legendary Scottish band Big Country call into the Windsor Suite at King Georges Hall, Blackburn on 8th October 2016 as part of their 2016 UK Tour...

  • Thumbnail for Fun Palaces 2016Fun Palaces 2016 01/10/2016Welcome to the Palace of Fun! Blackburn’s new art centre, The Bureau Centre for the Arts, is taking part in Fun Palaces, a national festival celebrating art and science activities for all ages on 1st & 2nd October 2016, 10am -4pm each day.
  • Thumbnail for And Finally ... Phil CollinsAnd Finally ... Phil Collins 07/10/2016"And Finally…Phil Collins", the definitive Phil Collins & Genesis tribute show, will be performing at Darwen Library Theatre on 7th October 2016 at 8pm
  • Thumbnail for Ray QuinnRay Quinn 04/11/20164 Nov - A British singer/songwriter with a boundless talent for singing, dancing, acting and pretty much everything in between appearing at Darwen Library Theatre. VIP Package available, includes meet and greet and photo opportunity.
  • Thumbnail for Bonfire Night at The ObservatoryBonfire Night at The Observatory 05/11/2016Start your November with a boom! Bonfire Night at The Observatory with firework extravaganza from 8pm. Plus Hog Roast, ice cream trailer, other outdoor food and drinks and indoor entertainment from 9pm onwards.£1 entry, Children are free and are welcome until 9pm.

Latest News

September 2016

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