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10:39, 18 DEC 2013
Hyndburn history museum moves to Accrington Arndale Centre
The Hyndburn Heritage and Community Group (HHCG) has attracted thousands of people since setting up in the Market Hall last year and will now open a new exhibit space at the former H Samuel unit.
Man talked down from the Accrington Arndale Centre roof
Police were called to to the top level of the centre at around 12.45pm on Monday, November 25 and remained at the scene for nearly 45 minutes.
Bosses hope Accrington foodcourt will be everyone's cup of tea
More than 50 jobs will be created with the opening of a new food complex in the Accrington Arndale Centre.
Traders launch Christmas flyer
50 businesses have already joined up.
50 jobs at new Accrington food court
StEAT complex at Arndale Centre will recruit staff.
Suicide prevention at Arndale Centre after four deaths
Patrols will be increased across the shopping centre and staff have started working alongside the Samaritans charity to receive training and hold public awareness days.
Coroner to act over Arndale roof deaths
Michael Singleton said it was the ‘third or fourth similar incident’ since 2009 .
Woman dies after falling from car park roof
Police are trying to identify a woman who died after falling from a car park roof in Accrington
Council bids to keep big-name shops in town
Shoppers in Accrington have suffered in recent months with the closure of Arndale Centre shops including H Samuel and New Look.
Arndale centre struggling to attract chains
Arndale Centre bosses have admitted that they are struggling to get retailers to move in after another store revealed it is planning to move out.
WH Smith’s to move out in Accrington Arndale blow
It's been announced that WH Smith in Accrington is to close, in another blow to the Arndale Centre.
‘It’s now time to bring the Arndale clock back’
A public meeting has been arranged to see if the Father Time clock could be restored.
Man dies after fall from Arndale Centre car park
A 23-year-old man has died after falling from the roof of the Accrington Arndale Centre car park.
Shock as fashion chain New Look leaves Accrington Arndale
Arndale Centre bosses have moved to reassure shoppers after the withdrawal of a major high street chain.
Fears over rise in empty shops at Arndale Centre
Fears have been raised over the number of empty units in the Accrington Arndale Centre.
Accrington bids for Portas Pilot 'Golden Ticket' - video
Accrington has submitted its bid to the Government for Portas Pilot status. Government bosses are expecting that around 300 towns and cities nationwide will bid for a 'Golden Ticket' to high street revival.
Accrington and Rossendale College
Traders right behind our Portas shops campaign
Town centre traders are rallying together to get fully behind Accrington’s campaign for Portas Pilot status.
Shoppers evacuated from Accrington Arndale centre following a fire
More than 400 people were evacuated from Accrington Arndale Centre this morning following a fire. Staff and shoppers, many who were elderly, escaped from the retail centre when smoke was spotted in the Vodafone shop.
Accrington's silent tribute to war dead on Armistice day
Members of the Royal British Legion, the mayor of Hyndburn and Hyndburn councillors observed a two-minute silence outside Accrington Town Hall to mark Armistice Day.
Supporting all our local shops
Today your Accrington Observer launches a campaign to make this a happy Christmas for our town-centre traders.
£17m Arndale Centre back on the market
Hopes have been raised that a £10m redevelopment of Accrington’s Arndale could finally go ahead after its owners put the shopping centre up for sale.
Flushed with success: Campaigners win fight to reopen town centre toilets
Shoppers were celebrating after council bosses agreed to re-open town centre toilets following a campaign on Facebook.
It's high time the world clock returned to Accrington
Fresh calls have been made for the return of Accrington’s world clock. The timepiece was installed when the town’s Arndale Centre opened in 1987.
Hyndburn folk say ‘I do’ to Royal wedding street party
Royal wedding fever is set to hit Hyndburn with more than a dozen street parties planned so far.