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17:48, 11 AUG 2016
GALLERY: Thriving Victorian Arcade hailed as a town success story
The final unit in the Grade II-listed Arcade was filled this week
Lancashire County Council
Controversial taxi rank to be relocated AGAIN after complaints from shop owners
Gallery: The taxi rank was moved last month from Holme Street onto Church Street
Warner Street transformed for Accrington Dickensian Christmas
Thousands of people filled the street for the event which stretched into the Victorian arcade
Accrington ‘must return to its roots’
The Industrial Revolution heralded the making of Accrington and by 1830 the town had become a centre of calico printing and cotton spinning.
Promising signs for Accrington's Victorian Arcade
Accrington's Victorian Arcade looks to have turned a corner following an increase in traders opening for business.
£2m town centre regeneration bid rejected
Town centre regeneration plans have been dealt a hammer blow after a £2 million bid to the Heritage Lottery fund was rejected.
£10M bus station plan is ride into future for Accrington
Town hall bosses were this week given the green light to push ahead with the resiting of the station, which is being described as the biggest transformation of Accrington town centre in decades.
Supporting all our local shops
Today your Accrington Observer launches a campaign to make this a happy Christmas for our town-centre traders.
Action cry to restore town’s ‘crown jewel’
Traders in Accrington are calling for action to restore one of the town’s crowning jewels.
Shopping centre evacuated after fire
Shoppers had to be evacuated from a shopping centre in Accrington following a blaze.