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Sport England Paused Applications

Community Emergency Fund boosted by £15m | Sport England The fund, which is part of £600m The National Lottery is committing across the UK during the coronavirus crisis, has already helped thousands of organisations by covering costs such as rent, insurance and utility bills – as well as some staff costs and
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Cornavirus Lockdown Update

MAY UPDATE OF DARWEN TOWN COUNCIL DURING THE CORONAVIRUS LOCKDOWN. 1.Updates Coun. Brian Taylor had followed up a previous request by councillors to have Richard Westhead’s name added to the Lion’s plaque in the town hall. It has also been suggested Roy Watson, former chief fire officer for Lancashire’s name is
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NHS Responders Scheme

There is now a new NHS responders scheme that has gone live. This is a new Government scheme to help people who are shielding and self-isolating from the coronavirus, who need help with collecting shopping, collecting prescribed medication, driving people to medical appointments or transporting supplies between
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Coronavirus Update

DARWEN TOWN COUNCIL www.darwen-council.co.uk CLERK: REBECCA AF HAY OLLISTAN,  239 RED LEES ROAD CLIVIGER, NR. BURNLEY BB10 4RF LANCASHIRE APRIL UPDATE OF DARWEN TOWN COUNCIL DURING THE CORONAVIRUS LOCKDOWN. Coun. Brian Taylor proposed that due to the lockdown, that the current officials on Darwen Town Council
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The Community Emergency Fund

Organisations that deliver or enable sport or physical activity in Blackburn with Darwen can apply to a new fund set up by Sport England in response to the coronavirus emergency. The £20m Community Emergency Fund is open for bids from local sports, voluntary and community organisations including small charitable
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Council Meetings Cancelled

Due to Government advice over the coronavirus, Darwen Town Council meetings are cancelled until further notice. The town council will continue to monitor and a new date will be announced when appropriate. Anyone needing to contact the council can do so via the clerk, Rebecca Hay, email: travel2pud@hotmail.com or
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