The Valley of Rossendale is an outstanding and distinctive part of beautiful East Lancashire.

Set in the South Pennine hills, it is the perfect retreat from the pressures of daily life.

Experience the beauty of its landscape and the warm welcome received from the community, renowned for its humour and hospitality.

Rossendale Visitor Information Stand
Rawtenstall Library, Queen’s Square, Haslingden Road, Rawtenstall
T: 01706 234694
Opening Hours:
Monday – Thursday 09:30–19:30
Tuesday – Friday 09:30–17:00
Wednesday 09:30–13:00
Saturday 09:30–16:00
LIVE

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Lego Club – Whitworth Library 10:30 am
Lego Club – Whitworth Library
Dec 1 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Children’s Weekly Activity Lego Club (ages 5 +). Every Saturday, 10:30 am – 12 noon.   All this plus books, magazines, newspapers, computers and friendly faces! Updates can be found on Fbk’s Friends of Whitworth...
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Knit and Natter – Whitworth Library 2:00 pm
Knit and Natter – Whitworth Library
Dec 3 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Knit and Natter, Every Monday, 2 pm – 4 pm All this plus books, magazines, newspapers, computers and friendly faces! Updates can be found on Fbk’s Friends of Whitworth Library Group, or contact friendsofwhitworthlibrarygroup@gmail.com to...
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Scrabble Club – Whitworth Library 10:00 am
Scrabble Club – Whitworth Library
Dec 4 @ 10:00 am – 12:30 pm
Scrabble Club,  Every Tuesday, 10 am – 12:30 pm  All this plus books, magazines, newspapers, computers and friendly faces! Updates can be found on Fbk’s Friends of Whitworth Library Group, or contact friendsofwhitworthlibrarygroup@gmail.com to be...
Bounce and Rhyme – Whitworth Library 10:15 am
Bounce and Rhyme – Whitworth Library
Dec 4 @ 10:15 am – 11:00 am
Children’s Activity Bounce and Rhyme (newborns to 18 months). Every Friday, 10.15 am – 11 am   All this plus books, magazines, newspapers, computers and friendly faces! Updates can be found on Fbk’s Friends of...
Storytime session – Whitworth Library 2:15 pm
Storytime session – Whitworth Library
Dec 4 @ 2:15 pm – 3:00 pm
Children’s Activity Storytime session (ages 18 months to 5 years). Every Tuesday, 2:15 pm – 3 pm   All this plus books, magazines, newspapers, computers and friendly faces! Updates can be found on Fbk’s Friends...
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Lego Club – Whitworth Library 10:30 am
Lego Club – Whitworth Library
Dec 8 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Children’s Weekly Activity Lego Club (ages 5 +). Every Saturday, 10:30 am – 12 noon.   All this plus books, magazines, newspapers, computers and friendly faces! Updates can be found on Fbk’s Friends of Whitworth...
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The Clog Market
The Clog Market @ Rawtenstall Town Square
Dec 9 all-day
The Clog Market @ Rawtenstall Town Square | Haslingden | United Kingdom
The Clog Market – This market will feature quality vintage, handmade and homemade arts and crafts and great street food. The market has a real old fashioned market feel and is a venue for regular...
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Knit and Natter – Whitworth Library 2:00 pm
Knit and Natter – Whitworth Library
Dec 10 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Knit and Natter, Every Monday, 2 pm – 4 pm All this plus books, magazines, newspapers, computers and friendly faces! Updates can be found on Fbk’s Friends of Whitworth Library Group, or contact friendsofwhitworthlibrarygroup@gmail.com to...
Bedtime Story – Whitworth Library 6:00 pm
Bedtime Story – Whitworth Library @ Whitworth Library, Lloyd Street, Whitworth OL12 8AA
Dec 10 @ 6:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Children’s Activity at Whitworth Library Bedtime Story (ages 18 months to 6 years). Every second Monday of the month, 6 pm – 6:30 pm.   All this plus books, magazines, newspapers, computers and friendly faces! Updates...
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Scrabble Club – Whitworth Library 10:00 am
Scrabble Club – Whitworth Library
Dec 11 @ 10:00 am – 12:30 pm
Scrabble Club,  Every Tuesday, 10 am – 12:30 pm  All this plus books, magazines, newspapers, computers and friendly faces! Updates can be found on Fbk’s Friends of Whitworth Library Group, or contact friendsofwhitworthlibrarygroup@gmail.com to be...
Bounce and Rhyme – Whitworth Library 10:15 am
Bounce and Rhyme – Whitworth Library
Dec 11 @ 10:15 am – 11:00 am
Children’s Activity Bounce and Rhyme (newborns to 18 months). Every Friday, 10.15 am – 11 am   All this plus books, magazines, newspapers, computers and friendly faces! Updates can be found on Fbk’s Friends of...
Storytime session – Whitworth Library 2:15 pm
Storytime session – Whitworth Library
Dec 11 @ 2:15 pm – 3:00 pm
Children’s Activity Storytime session (ages 18 months to 5 years). Every Tuesday, 2:15 pm – 3 pm   All this plus books, magazines, newspapers, computers and friendly faces! Updates can be found on Fbk’s Friends...
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Lego Club – Whitworth Library 10:30 am
Lego Club – Whitworth Library
Dec 15 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Children’s Weekly Activity Lego Club (ages 5 +). Every Saturday, 10:30 am – 12 noon.   All this plus books, magazines, newspapers, computers and friendly faces! Updates can be found on Fbk’s Friends of Whitworth...
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Knit and Natter – Whitworth Library 2:00 pm
Knit and Natter – Whitworth Library
Dec 17 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Knit and Natter, Every Monday, 2 pm – 4 pm All this plus books, magazines, newspapers, computers and friendly faces! Updates can be found on Fbk’s Friends of Whitworth Library Group, or contact friendsofwhitworthlibrarygroup@gmail.com to...
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Scrabble Club – Whitworth Library 10:00 am
Scrabble Club – Whitworth Library
Dec 18 @ 10:00 am – 12:30 pm
Scrabble Club,  Every Tuesday, 10 am – 12:30 pm  All this plus books, magazines, newspapers, computers and friendly faces! Updates can be found on Fbk’s Friends of Whitworth Library Group, or contact friendsofwhitworthlibrarygroup@gmail.com to be...
Bounce and Rhyme – Whitworth Library 10:15 am
Bounce and Rhyme – Whitworth Library
Dec 18 @ 10:15 am – 11:00 am
Children’s Activity Bounce and Rhyme (newborns to 18 months). Every Friday, 10.15 am – 11 am   All this plus books, magazines, newspapers, computers and friendly faces! Updates can be found on Fbk’s Friends of...
Storytime session – Whitworth Library 2:15 pm
Storytime session – Whitworth Library
Dec 18 @ 2:15 pm – 3:00 pm
Children’s Activity Storytime session (ages 18 months to 5 years). Every Tuesday, 2:15 pm – 3 pm   All this plus books, magazines, newspapers, computers and friendly faces! Updates can be found on Fbk’s Friends...
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Lego Club – Whitworth Library 10:30 am
Lego Club – Whitworth Library
Dec 22 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Children’s Weekly Activity Lego Club (ages 5 +). Every Saturday, 10:30 am – 12 noon.   All this plus books, magazines, newspapers, computers and friendly faces! Updates can be found on Fbk’s Friends of Whitworth...
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The Clog Market
The Clog Market @ Rawtenstall Town Square
Dec 23 all-day
The Clog Market @ Rawtenstall Town Square | Haslingden | United Kingdom
The Clog Market – This market will feature quality vintage, handmade and homemade arts and crafts and great street food. The market has a real old fashioned market feel and is a venue for regular...
Rawtenstall Farmers Market 10:00 am
Rawtenstall Farmers Market @ Rawtenstll Town Square
Dec 23 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Rawtenstall Farmers Market @ Rawtenstll Town Square  | England | United Kingdom
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Knit and Natter – Whitworth Library 2:00 pm
Knit and Natter – Whitworth Library
Dec 24 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Knit and Natter, Every Monday, 2 pm – 4 pm All this plus books, magazines, newspapers, computers and friendly faces! Updates can be found on Fbk’s Friends of Whitworth Library Group, or contact friendsofwhitworthlibrarygroup@gmail.com to...
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Scrabble Club – Whitworth Library 10:00 am
Scrabble Club – Whitworth Library
Dec 25 @ 10:00 am – 12:30 pm
Scrabble Club,  Every Tuesday, 10 am – 12:30 pm  All this plus books, magazines, newspapers, computers and friendly faces! Updates can be found on Fbk’s Friends of Whitworth Library Group, or contact friendsofwhitworthlibrarygroup@gmail.com to be...
Bounce and Rhyme – Whitworth Library 10:15 am
Bounce and Rhyme – Whitworth Library
Dec 25 @ 10:15 am – 11:00 am
Children’s Activity Bounce and Rhyme (newborns to 18 months). Every Friday, 10.15 am – 11 am   All this plus books, magazines, newspapers, computers and friendly faces! Updates can be found on Fbk’s Friends of...
Storytime session – Whitworth Library 2:15 pm
Storytime session – Whitworth Library
Dec 25 @ 2:15 pm – 3:00 pm
Children’s Activity Storytime session (ages 18 months to 5 years). Every Tuesday, 2:15 pm – 3 pm   All this plus books, magazines, newspapers, computers and friendly faces! Updates can be found on Fbk’s Friends...
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Afternoon Tea – Whitworth Library 2:30 pm
Afternoon Tea – Whitworth Library
Dec 28 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Afternoon Tea.   Last Friday of the month, 2:30 pm – 4 pm   All this plus books, magazines, newspapers, computers and friendly faces! Updates can be found on Fbk’s Friends of Whitworth Library Group, or...
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Lego Club – Whitworth Library 10:30 am
Lego Club – Whitworth Library
Dec 29 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Children’s Weekly Activity Lego Club (ages 5 +). Every Saturday, 10:30 am – 12 noon.   All this plus books, magazines, newspapers, computers and friendly faces! Updates can be found on Fbk’s Friends of Whitworth...
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Rawtenstall Farmer’s Market
Rawtenstall Farmer’s Market @ Rawtenstall Town Square
Dec 30 all-day
The Rawtenstall Farmer’s Market – The first Rawtenstall Farmer’s Market is on Sunday 24th April in the Town Square. With over 25 stalls already booked, the market will feature produce including pies, meats, artisan bread,...
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Knit and Natter – Whitworth Library 2:00 pm
Knit and Natter – Whitworth Library
Dec 31 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Knit and Natter, Every Monday, 2 pm – 4 pm All this plus books, magazines, newspapers, computers and friendly faces! Updates can be found on Fbk’s Friends of Whitworth Library Group, or contact friendsofwhitworthlibrarygroup@gmail.com to...