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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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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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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 – 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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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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Free Parking Throughout Rossendale

How often have you been shocked and frustrated by parking fees, especially in the major towns and cities. It is yet another little known fact that parking in Rossendale is absolutely free. Not only does Rossendale have some of the … Continue reading

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Rossendale is like the Lake District, but with an Industrial Heritage

10 miles from Manchester, and right on the motorway network, Rossendale offers to those who visit beautiful countryside, hill farms, numerous accessible reservoirs and quaint villages to explore. Many of the main towns of the Rossendale Valley were built on … Continue reading

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Accommodation as unique as the Valley

  Rossendale offers some of the best award winning accommodation in the uk, with properties as varied and unique as the valley itself, and to suit every budget. Whether you are visiting the Rossendale Valley for an event, on a … Continue reading

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