Food banks, how they work and where to go in Hyndburn

To use a food bank you have to be registered as being in need. The first point of contact is the Citizen’s Advice Bureau. See using a food bank “The adviser will ask you some questions about your income and needs. They can check if you should be getting any benefits you’re not currently claiming and […]

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Yellow Ice Warning for Hyndburn and Lancashire.

A yellow weather warning has been issued for Hyndburn as temperatures drop below freezing on Tuesday. Icy stretches are expected on the roads, expect: Some injuries from slips and falls on icy surfaces Probably some icy patches on some untreated roads, pavements and cycle paths The warnings are in place until 11.00, Tuesday the 4th […]

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Snow expected on high ground in Hyndburn

On Tuesday, Snow is forecast overnight in Hyndburn and is expected to stick on high ground. Temperatures will plummet on Wednesday down to 3 degrees. However, it will be a clear and bright day. Temperatures overnight may drop to -4 degrees. There are no weather warnings in place. The forecast for Hyndburn states, “Tomorrow looks […]

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The electric car revolution, too few chargers in Accrington?

The electric car revolution is gathering pace. Notably, the most popular car sold in the UK, in September 2021, was the Electric Tesla Model 3. However, is Hyndburn lagging behind with charging points? Zap map lists 13 charging stations in Hyndburn, some can take up to six vehicles, but most are fewer than that. Importantly, […]

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