GENERATION ISOLATION: Blackburn with Darwen’s young people retreating to their bedrooms post pandemic

GENERATION ISOLATION: Blackburn with Darwen’s young people retreating to their bedrooms post-pandemic   49% of young people in The Northwest of England spend most of their free time in their bedrooms. 17% of The North West’s young people spend most of their free time alone.  41% of young people in the North West don’t have... Read more »

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Youth Zone: Cost of living leads to young people needing more ‘time to talk’

Youth Zone: Cost of living leads to young people needing more ‘time to talk’ Blackburn and Darwen Youth Zone will be taking part in this year’s match funding Big Give Christmas Challenge which will help raise funds to support mentoring programmes that will enable the delivery of “Time to Talk”, which is a specific project... Read more »

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Blackburn and Darwen Youth Zone supports over 700 young people and families during October half term

Blackburn & Darwen Youth Zone is tackling holiday hunger this half term through their family Lunch Club. Fully booked within 48 hours of its launch the new initiative is supporting families over the October half-term holidays by hosting a FREE Lunch and a range of activities every day of the week.  Families across BwD have... Read more »

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Northern Industrial is the newest local company to join the Patron Family

We are delighted to announce that local-based company Northern Industrial is the newest member to join our Patron Family. Northern Industrial specialises in keeping businesses up and running with high-quality industrial electronic spare parts, repairs, and onsite support. Founded in 1978 by John Lenehan Northern Industrial has grown from strength to strength ensuring that they... Read more »

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