Monthly Archives: July 2015

The VIC Veterans Like A Challenge. Do You Have One?

Recently, The Veterans In Communities Charity (VIC) was asked to build some raised beds and rebuild the patio at Westbourne House, a local residential home in Helmshore, which is part of Anchor Trust Organisation. A team of VIC Volunteer members took on … Continue reading

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VIC Assault Course Challenges Trustee

  VIC veterans were invited to build an assault course in Whitaker park Rawtenstall that would be a challenge to the kids who attended the Rossendale Hospice’s Fancy Dress Walk fundraiser from the park. It was felt only right and … Continue reading

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Listen, Do You Want To Know A Secret? Rossendale Is Fab!

The Rossendale Valley can’t be summed up in a word, but it is beautiful, exhilarating, friendly, challenging, rewarding, peaceful and home of Lee Quarry,the World Gravy Wresting and Black Pudding Throwing Championships and the Rossendale 60’s Festival. Check us out … Continue reading

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Bacup’s Vintage Retro Market Rocks

Matt and Suzanne Cockshott, with support from the Bacup Business Association and Rossendale Borough Council are beginning to establish the Bacup Vintage Retro Craft Market as something that Bacup can be proud of. Last month’s market attracted lots of people, including … Continue reading

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New Brand For Rossendale launched

  A new brand has been developed by the Promoting Rossendale Partnership Board’s Branding sub group in collaboration with Osprey Delivers, a marketing Communication company, as part of a campaign to promote Rossendale as a vibrant, picturesque and distinctive Tourist destination. The … Continue reading

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