The town is surrounded by hills and moorland and is located in a hollow where the River Calder and River Brun meet.
Burnley is a perfect place to live, work and invest. We have an excellent geographic location and companies based in Burnley are in easy reach of suppliers and customers both regionally and nationally.
This is our Burnley, a hive of industry on the edge of something beautiful.
Diggers are on site at the Prairie playing fields as work begins on the first phase of a new £2.5million sports village. The project has been given £350,000 by Sport England and the authority will borrow £1.5million to make their proposals for a new ‘3G’ sports pitch, gym and driving range a reality. Burnley council has also received £350,000 from the Football Foundation for the ambitious sports village project. In a report to councillors earlier this year, Mick Cartledge, community services director at Burnley Council, said: “This ambitious scheme will see the regeneration of the Prairie site, with the development of new changing facilities, read more>>