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For Vintage Retro Bacup Delivers

Bacup is fast becoming the Vintage Retro Centre of East Lancashire, with visitors coming from all over the Northwest. The town can now boast a monthly Vintage Retro market and four vintage retro shop, with two more due to open … Continue reading

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Begin Your Bacup Bike Ride With A Bacon Butty

Bacup in the Rossendale Valley is fast becoming the new challenge for cyclists, with its wonderful landscape of hills and valleys, villages and hamlets, cyclists are truly enjoying the valley experience. There are a number of Cafes in Bacup that … 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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The Rossendale Valley Gets A Tourism Boost

  As a result of discussions between The Promoting Rossendale Partnership’s Tourism Communications Group and Marketing Lancashire, the Rossendale Valley  has now been launched on the Visit Lancashire web site. Having a presence on the Visit Lancashire web site will … Continue reading

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New Bus Station could be the Hub for Tourism in the Future

 Photo courtesy of Day Architectural The New Bus Station planned for Rawtenstall as part of the new town centre development could become the nucleus for Tourism in the Valley. One of the major elements in attracting visitors to Rossendale in … Continue reading

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Bacup’s Claims To Fame – They May Surprise You

Bacup may be a small town in the Rossendale Valley Lancashire, but when it comes to ‘Claims to Fame’, it punches well above its weight. The town has a number of distinctive cultural and historic characteristics that may surprise many … Continue reading

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Rossendale – Events in abundance

The Image above reflects the typical views from a survey of carried out in Bacup They say that variety is the spice of life, and Rossendale has it in abundance. Not only does the Valley have an amazing heritage, it … Continue reading

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