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Exam Results

This week young people across Burnley, Padiham, and the whole country will be getting their A Level results and I was delighted to be able to visit Burnley College first thing on Thursday morning to speak to pupils as they opened those envelopes full of anticipation.

Funding of up to £20,000 Available for Local Organisations

Local MP Antony Higginbotham has urged local charities and good causes to apply for funding from one of four trusts funded by players of People’s Postcode Lottery.

Applications are open until Wednesday 19th August and organisations can apply for grants between £500 and £20,000.

Burnley has a new pop up test site for Coronavirus

This morning Antony visited the pop-up testing site across from Burnley Bus Station where he took a Coronavirus test. The site is open from 10am - 3pm every day this week with no booking required. You just need to turn up and you'll be able to get a test.

Delivering on your priorities

Two weeks ago marked a year since Boris Johnson took over as leader of the Conservative Party and Prime Minister of the country. And what a year it has been.

Antony welcomes Eat Out to Help Out Scheme in Burnley and Padiham

Local MP Antony Higginbotham has welcomed the Eat Out to Help Out Scheme, which will give people in Burnley and Padiham up to 50 per cent off their bills in restaurants, cafes and pubs on Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays throughout August.