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Course: Understanding Autism

Course: Understanding Autism

Autism is a lifelong, developmental disability that affects how a person relates to other people, and how they experience the world around them.

Accrington and Rossendale College are offering the perfect course designed to support staff working with children and young people with Autism.  The NCFE Understanding Autism Level 2 Certificate will be delivered by (...)

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FIFA World Cup 2018 Ticket Alert

FIFA World Cup 2018 Ticket Alert

The 2018 FIFA World Cup will take place from 14th June – 15th July 2018.  The worldwide demand for match tickets is expected to be significant.

Action Fraud have been alerted to several websites which are offering World Cup Tickets for sale, some at highly inflated prices. A FIFA (...)

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RBC Syrian Refugee Resettlement Scheme

RBC Syrian Refugee Resettlement Scheme

Resettling Syrian Refugee Families Landlords and Letting Agents – How you can help.

Are you willing to rent a property at an affordable rate and for a minimum of 12 months that would allow the refugees to come to Rossendale for sanctuary and resettlement?

Letting Agents and Landlords with self-contained family (...)

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Whitworth Family Fun Day and Dog Show

Whitworth Family Fun Day and Dog Show

On Sunday 8 July, the Family Fun Day and Dog Show organised by the Whitworth Tourism and Leisure Committee is back! 

There’ll be lots of attractions between 12pm and 4pm, including rides, stalls, live performances by local dancers, candy floss and ice cream.  Come along, bring all the family (even (...)

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Intaglio Printmaking Workshop

Intaglio Printmaking Workshop

Budding printers are being offered an opportunity to participate in an intaglio printmaking workshop.

The three-hour workshop with acclaimed local artist, Alan Birch,will take place at The Whitaker Museum and Art Gallery in Rawtenstall  on Saturday 26 May.  It costs £10 per person with all materials included; with limited spaces (...)

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Hospitality & Catering Course

Hospitality & Catering Course

Would you like to develop your knowledge of the Hospitality & Catering Industry?  

Accrington & Rossendale College have this amazing Hospitality & Catering Course starting on the 30th April.

The course will give learners a chance to work in the brand new state of the art kitchens at the college and also include (...)

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Living Well Living Better Awards

Living Well Living Better Awards

Help Rossendale Borough Council celebrate the hard work of groups and individuals across the Valley.

The Living Well Living Better Project has been a pilot scheme funded by the Department of Communities and Local Government to find new and innovative ways to tackle loneliness and isolation.

These awards are (...)

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Haslingden Community Link Share & Tell Events

Haslingden Community Link Share & Tell Events

At Haslingden Community Link over the next three months people will be getting together to ‘Share & Tell’ their experience on several health topics.

Everyone is invited to come along to any of the free ‘Share & Tell’ events that are relevant or of interest to them.  Whether you are (...)

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Diabetes Prevention Week 2018

Diabetes Prevention Week 2018

East Lancashire and Blackburn with Darwen CCGs are urging people to choose a healthier lifestyle this Diabetes Prevention Week (16 – 22 April 2018).

Type 2 diabetes is largely preventable through lifestyle changes and can cause health problems such as:

Sight loss Kidney failure Heart attack Stroke

Dr Rahul Thakur (...)

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Crawshawbooth Area History & Heritage Talk

Crawshawbooth Area History & Heritage Talk

CAST are hosting a History & Heritage Talk at the Crawshawbooth Quaker Meeting House on Saturday 2-4pm

Find out more information about the Heritage Listing Project in Bacup with this History & Heritage Talk.

Talk to the project team, and local historians about what constitutes a community asset, and how your submissions (...)

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