Heritage Lottery Project


One Voice Blackburn has received a National Lottery grant for an exciting heritage project, My First Day in Lancashire Mills. The first set of videos were launched in February 2019. Watch all the videos

Made possible by money raised by National Lottery players, the project focuses on engaging young people in the history of Lancashire Mills and the people connected to them. The project will be delivered by the multi award-winning West End Girls (WEGs), who are a part of One Voice Blackburn. Read more

Just some of the WEGs group who will be taking part in the heritage project




Ouswa Ali interviews Yusuf Jan-Virmani on his experiences in arriving form Uganda nearly 50 years ago