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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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New Community Group ‘Love Haslingden’

Photo courtesy of Group member Heidi Schachtschneider-Williams Haslingden, nestles in the heart of the beautiful Rossendale Valley and is steeped in Industrial history and heritage. Unfortunately in recent years the town seems to have lost its identity. An impassioned group from … 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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Rossendale – The Valley That Keeps On Giving

The Rossendale Valley is a collection of distinct towns and villages, all with communities that have unique characteristics, heritage, history, and traditions. As a consequence, the Valley is able to offer an exceptional range of quality events and activities, reflecting … Continue reading

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Rossendale – A Photographer’s Paradise

  The Halo and The Singing Ringing Tree – Photo courtesy of Barry Hyde The Rossendale Valley, known locally as ‘the undiscovered Valley’, offers an amazing and varied range of subject matter for anyone interested in Photography. The Valley offers beautiful … 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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Spending 48 hours in Rossendale – what would you suggest?

To promote the Rossendale Valley effectively to prospective visitors, it has to be right to draw on the local knowledge of the Rossendale community to provide ideas and recommendations for how they would spend 48 hours of quality time in … Continue reading

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Rossendale – Simply Stunning

  Rossendale, known locally as ‘The Valley’, has a rural landscape that will take your breath away. It is the perfect location to meet your every need, whether you are looking for a relaxing day out,  picturesque walks, world class … Continue reading

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Discover Internationally Renowned works of art on the Irwell Sculpture Trail

Winding its way from Bacup to Salford Quays, Irwell Sculpture Trail features over 70 artworks by locally, nationally and internationally renowned artists. Extending over 33 miles through Salford, Bury and Rossendale, the trail is the largest sculpture route in the … Continue reading

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New cycle routes to connect East Lancashire

  A PROJECT worth £8million has been drawn up to get East Lancashire riders back on their bikes, and ease pressure on the county’s roads. Ambitious proposals, as part of the six-year Connecting East Lancashire initiative, include a ‘Weaver’s Wheel’ … Continue reading

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