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About Rossendale 60's Festival

The Rossendale 60's Festival is Rossendale Valley wide and includes events in Rawtenstall, Bacup, Haslingden and Whitworth. The Festival’s main aim is to attract and expose visitors to the beauty, heritage and culture of Rossendale. What better way than to create a Festival with a theme that young and old can relate to

Bacup Classic Car & Bike Show A Real Credit To The Organisers

The first Bacup Classic Car & Bike Show, organised by the Bacup Now Community Group and the Legendary Road Riders was an amazing success and a credit to all involved in organising what is hoped to be the first of … Continue reading

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The Bacup Community Weekend Will Showcase Bacup’s History, Heritage and It’s Amazing Community Spirit

The Bacup Community Weekend will be held over the weekend of Saturday 25th and Sunday 26th May, and will be a full on weekend of tradition, activities and attractions, and will showcase all that is so distinctive about the Bacup … Continue reading

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Bacup Blown Away By The Easter Festival

The Bacup Now Easter Bunny Giving out eggs to the children (Original Photo by Janet Boon) The Bacup Now Easter Festival was hailed by organisers and the community as a success beyond all expectations. The Bacup Now Community Group have … Continue reading

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Bacup Is Definitely The Place To Be This Easter!

Bacup has an amazing programme of events and activities to offer this coming Easter weekend. There are activities in Bacup Town Centre on Irwell Terrace and on the Market Site, Bacup Nat, Bacup Library, Bacup Royal Court Theatre and Bacup … Continue reading

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The Irwell Tapestry Truly Reflects The History, Heritage And Unique Character Of Weir, Bacup And Stacksteads

Two beautiful Panels from the Irwell Tapestry The eagerly anticipated unveiling of the Irwell Tapestry has taken place at Globe Arts Studios, Toll Bar, Stacksteads over the weekend of the Rossendale Art Trail and has exceeded all expectations. The brief … Continue reading

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TESCO Haslingden Presentation Boosts Funds To Local Community Groups

Recipients of the TESCO Book Sale Fund being presented with a cheque from Colette Butler (left) and Bev Finnigan (right) Bev Finnigan, the Store Manager at TESCO Haslingden, had the pleasure of presenting a number of local community groups with a … Continue reading

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TESCO Boost Community Group Funds Through The Success Of Their Book Sale

TESCO Community Champion Colette Butler, Organiser of the book sale TESCO Haslingden will be presenting a number of local volunteer community groups with funds raised through the TESCO Haslingden annual book sale. Eight local groups will be benefiting from a … Continue reading

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