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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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Do You Know That Rossendale has……..

Possibly the greatest range of sporting facilities anywhere in the UK. The Valley offers you Walking Trails, Cycling Trails, a Dry Ski Slope,  Water Skiing and Sailing,  Sports Centres,  4×4 Off Road Motor Cross, Paragliding, Horse Riding and Golf, and to make your … 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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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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Open House at The Whitaker Acoustic Night

MAY BALLS aside, there can only be one event you need to add to the page marked Wednesday the 7th in your busy social diary- Acoustic Night – bring an instrument and take the mic or just come along for … Continue reading

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Why is Rossendale Unique?

Rossendale  is a district with borough status in Lancashire, England, holding a number of small former mill towns centred on the valley of the River Irwell in the industrial North West. Rossendale combines modest size urban development with rural villages and is immediately south of the more populated town of Burnley, east of Blackburn and … Continue reading

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Rossobus – your key to discovering Rossendale

  Rossobus, Rossendale’s own transport facility, provides a range of Rover tickets to accommodate all travel requirements. For individual travellers, a 1 day adult Rover ticket priced at £4.70 and for Families and groups, a Group 1 day Rover Ticket Priced … Continue reading

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