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Guidebook for Lancashire

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Guidebook for Lancashire

Entertainment & Activities
This is a great day out with family and/or friends from Rawtenstall centre to Bury. Shop til you drop in Bury or enjoy the great outdoors by stopping off along the way & walking the many trails
New Hall Hey Road
This is a great day out with family and/or friends from Rawtenstall centre to Bury. Shop til you drop in Bury or enjoy the great outdoors by stopping off along the way & walking the many trails
Arts & Culture
A lovely museum in the centre of Whitworth Park. Worth looking around to find out more about the area. Rossendale Ski Slope and the Shoe Trail are both just beyond the park too.
The Whitaker
A lovely museum in the centre of Whitworth Park. Worth looking around to find out more about the area. Rossendale Ski Slope and the Shoe Trail are both just beyond the park too.
Several artists studios inc Arthouse, a wallpaper design company. In 2000 the cartoonist Ray Lowry moved to Waterfoot. Lots of famous artists are based in this area. Just ask me for information.
700 Bacup Rd
700 Bacup Rd
Several artists studios inc Arthouse, a wallpaper design company. In 2000 the cartoonist Ray Lowry moved to Waterfoot. Lots of famous artists are based in this area. Just ask me for information.
Drinks & Nightlife
A funky, quaint place to pop in and pick out one of the many non-alcoholic drinks. Also has a sweet shop & some books written by local authors about the local area. The cordials make great gifts too.
Fitzpatricks
5 Bank Street
A funky, quaint place to pop in and pick out one of the many non-alcoholic drinks. Also has a sweet shop & some books written by local authors about the local area. The cordials make great gifts too.
Everything Else
A fun day out for the whole family if necessary. It's never really that busy (which is a shame for the business, but great for visitors!). Lessons available too, and a full range of classes.
Ski Rossendale
A fun day out for the whole family if necessary. It's never really that busy (which is a shame for the business, but great for visitors!). Lessons available too, and a full range of classes.
See the textile mill in action. Full to have a wonder around.
Helmshore Mills Textile Museum
See the textile mill in action. Full to have a wonder around.
Great mountain bike area, provided by Lancashire County Council - rangers on duty there at the weekends. A very challenging number of routes. A mountain bikers dream!
Lee Road
Great mountain bike area, provided by Lancashire County Council - rangers on duty there at the weekends. A very challenging number of routes. A mountain bikers dream!
The 4th and final Panopticon to be constructed in East Lancashire. Park in Whitworth Park, walk along the Shoe Trail from the side of the Ski Slope. A great 2hr walk, two of my photos show the view.
Cribden End Lane
The 4th and final Panopticon to be constructed in East Lancashire. Park in Whitworth Park, walk along the Shoe Trail from the side of the Ski Slope. A great 2hr walk, two of my photos show the view.
Visual theatre with amazing productions - the company uses masks, movement, puppetry, film, lighting in their productions. Worth trying to see a show here.
The Boo Theatre
679 Bacup Rd
Visual theatre with amazing productions - the company uses masks, movement, puppetry, film, lighting in their productions. Worth trying to see a show here.
A long-standing theatre group, The Rossendale Players, have been giving performances for over 70 years.
100 Burnley Rd E
100 Burnley Rd E
A long-standing theatre group, The Rossendale Players, have been giving performances for over 70 years.
Chadwicks Original Bury Black Pudding Co, manufactures its puddings in Waterfoot & is famous all over the world. RS Ireland's award-winning black puddings originally in Waterfoot moved to Haslingden.
Chadwicks Original Bury Black Puddings Ltd
247 Burnley Road East
Chadwicks Original Bury Black Pudding Co, manufactures its puddings in Waterfoot & is famous all over the world. RS Ireland's award-winning black puddings originally in Waterfoot moved to Haslingden.
Food Scene
Changed it's name, but offers coffee throughout the day (so if visiting the East Lancs Railway, you should make time to pop in). At the weekends they have entertainment and sometimes a band.
New Hall Hey Road
Changed it's name, but offers coffee throughout the day (so if visiting the East Lancs Railway, you should make time to pop in). At the weekends they have entertainment and sometimes a band.
You would probably miss this little place if you were driving passed. Great little restaurant, very pleasant staff. Food great and a wonderful wine list.
Casa Tapas
95 Bacup Rd
You would probably miss this little place if you were driving passed. Great little restaurant, very pleasant staff. Food great and a wonderful wine list.
Sightseeing
Set high in the Pennines between Rossendale & Calderdale the Mary Towneley loop is just over 47 miles long along with 6,400 feet of accent almost all off road. It's one of the best trails in the UK!
Rossendale Pennine Adventure Limited
58-62 Millar Barn Lane
Set high in the Pennines between Rossendale & Calderdale the Mary Towneley loop is just over 47 miles long along with 6,400 feet of accent almost all off road. It's one of the best trails in the UK!
A 45-mile circuit walk of this fantastic Pennine Valley right from our front door! All high level walks above the stunning Rossendale Valley, walks can be from 3.5 miles to 8 miles+.
Coal Pit Lane
A 45-mile circuit walk of this fantastic Pennine Valley right from our front door! All high level walks above the stunning Rossendale Valley, walks can be from 3.5 miles to 8 miles+.
Some wonderful walks around this area, with lots of shelter too!
Clough Bottom Reservoir
Some wonderful walks around this area, with lots of shelter too!
For horse riders, The Pennine Bridleway passes through Waterfoot on the Mary Towneley Loop giving access to the unspoilt hill scenery overlooking the village.
Edgeside Lane
For horse riders, The Pennine Bridleway passes through Waterfoot on the Mary Towneley Loop giving access to the unspoilt hill scenery overlooking the village.
Parks & Nature
It's a wind powered sound sculpture resembling a tree set the Pennine mountain range & overlooking Burnley. A short walk from the main car park...lovely long walks on the over side of the road too.
Singing Ringing Tree - Panopticon
It's a wind powered sound sculpture resembling a tree set the Pennine mountain range & overlooking Burnley. A short walk from the main car park...lovely long walks on the over side of the road too.
Lovely museum with a newly opened restaurant. Free coffee refills from breakfast until 11am. In the old house, overlooking the manicured gardens of the park.
Whitaker Park
Lovely museum with a newly opened restaurant. Free coffee refills from breakfast until 11am. In the old house, overlooking the manicured gardens of the park.