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
Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
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Family History Surgery 2:30 pm
Family History Surgery
Mar 1 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Family History Surgery First Friday of the month 2.30 – 4.30 pm If you’re searching for your ancestors and need a little help or advice, we have volunteers available in the Library every Friday to...
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Tai Chi Session in Bacup -Let’s get moving! 10:45 am
Tai Chi Session in Bacup -Let’s get moving! @ 2nd Rossendale Scout Hall, Burnley Road, Bacup OL13 8DS
Mar 3 @ 10:45 am – 11:45 am
Free Tai Chi Session in Bacup – Let’s get moving!Our friendly group meet every week and beginners are always welcome. Usual cost £4.50 – drop in basis. Our instructors David & Helena are professional tai...
Let’s Play Scrabble 1:30 pm
Let’s Play Scrabble @ bacup lancashire
Mar 3 @ 1:30 pm
Let's Play Scrabble @ bacup lancashire | Bacup | United Kingdom
Let’s Play Scrabble Fridays 1.30pm onwards Scrabble is enjoying growing popularity in our digital age. We have a lively and informal adults group of players of all abilities from absolute beginners upwards. Why not come...
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Lego Club – Whitworth Library 10:30 am
Lego Club – Whitworth Library
Mar 4 @ 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...
Lego Club at Bacup Library 10:30 am
Lego Club at Bacup Library @ Bacup Library, rossendale
Mar 4 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Lego Club at Bacup Library @ Bacup Library, rossendale | Shawforth | United Kingdom
Lego Club at Bacup Library Come along and join our Lego Club. Bring your imagination and creativity and we will supply the Lego!
Adult reading group 1:30 pm
Adult reading group @ Bacup Library, rossendale
Mar 4 @ 1:30 pm
Adult reading group @ Bacup Library, rossendale | Rossendale | England | United Kingdom
Adult Reading Group First Monday of each month (unless a bank holiday) Starting at 1.30 pm, Why not come along and join in with this informal and friendly group where we read and discuss a...
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The Clog Market
The Clog Market @ Rawtenstall Town Square
Mar 5 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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Job advice session with National careers service 9:00 am
Job advice session with National careers service @ Bacup Library, rossendale
Mar 6 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Job advice session with National careers service @ Bacup Library, rossendale | Rossendale | England | United Kingdom
Job advice session with National careers service The National Careers Service can help you with; Information about jobs, apprenticeships, training courses, interview preparation and support, help with writing job application forms, help with writing a...
Afternoon tea at Bacup Library 2:00 pm
Afternoon tea at Bacup Library @ Bacup Library, rossendale
Mar 6 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Afternoon tea at Bacup Library @ Bacup Library, rossendale | Rossendale | England | United Kingdom
Afternoon Tea, Mondays, 2.00 – 3.30 pm Afternoon tea at Bacup Library Drop in for a brew and a natter. This event is free, no ticket required.
Baby Bounce and Rhyme 2:00 pm
Baby Bounce and Rhyme @ Bacup Library, rossendale
Mar 6 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Baby Bounce and Rhyme @ Bacup Library, rossendale | Bacup | United Kingdom
Baby Bounce and Rhyme Enjoy lively sing-along songs, gentle movements and rhymes with your baby, plus meet and chat with other parents and carers. Suitable for babies up to around 18 months of age. This...
Knit and Natter – Whitworth Library 2:00 pm
Knit and Natter – Whitworth Library
Mar 6 @ 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
Mar 7 @ 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
Mar 7 @ 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
Mar 7 @ 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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Tai Chi Session in Bacup -Let’s get moving! 10:45 am
Tai Chi Session in Bacup -Let’s get moving! @ 2nd Rossendale Scout Hall, Burnley Road, Bacup OL13 8DS
Mar 10 @ 10:45 am – 11:45 am
Free Tai Chi Session in Bacup – Let’s get moving!Our friendly group meet every week and beginners are always welcome. Usual cost £4.50 – drop in basis. Our instructors David & Helena are professional tai...
Let’s Play Scrabble 1:30 pm
Let’s Play Scrabble @ bacup lancashire
Mar 10 @ 1:30 pm
Let's Play Scrabble @ bacup lancashire | Bacup | United Kingdom
Let’s Play Scrabble Fridays 1.30pm onwards Scrabble is enjoying growing popularity in our digital age. We have a lively and informal adults group of players of all abilities from absolute beginners upwards. Why not come...
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Lego Club – Whitworth Library 10:30 am
Lego Club – Whitworth Library
Mar 11 @ 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...
Lego Club at Bacup Library 10:30 am
Lego Club at Bacup Library @ Bacup Library, rossendale
Mar 11 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Lego Club at Bacup Library @ Bacup Library, rossendale | Shawforth | United Kingdom
Lego Club at Bacup Library Come along and join our Lego Club. Bring your imagination and creativity and we will supply the Lego!
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Job advice session with National careers service 9:00 am
Job advice session with National careers service @ Bacup Library, rossendale
Mar 13 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Job advice session with National careers service @ Bacup Library, rossendale | Rossendale | England | United Kingdom
Job advice session with National careers service The National Careers Service can help you with; Information about jobs, apprenticeships, training courses, interview preparation and support, help with writing job application forms, help with writing a...
Afternoon tea at Bacup Library 2:00 pm
Afternoon tea at Bacup Library @ Bacup Library, rossendale
Mar 13 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Afternoon tea at Bacup Library @ Bacup Library, rossendale | Rossendale | England | United Kingdom
Afternoon Tea, Mondays, 2.00 – 3.30 pm Afternoon tea at Bacup Library Drop in for a brew and a natter. This event is free, no ticket required.
Baby Bounce and Rhyme 2:00 pm
Baby Bounce and Rhyme @ Bacup Library, rossendale
Mar 13 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Baby Bounce and Rhyme @ Bacup Library, rossendale | Bacup | United Kingdom
Baby Bounce and Rhyme Enjoy lively sing-along songs, gentle movements and rhymes with your baby, plus meet and chat with other parents and carers. Suitable for babies up to around 18 months of age. This...
Knit and Natter – Whitworth Library 2:00 pm
Knit and Natter – Whitworth Library
Mar 13 @ 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
Mar 13 @ 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
Mar 14 @ 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
Mar 14 @ 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
Mar 14 @ 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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Tai Chi Session in Bacup -Let’s get moving! 10:45 am
Tai Chi Session in Bacup -Let’s get moving! @ 2nd Rossendale Scout Hall, Burnley Road, Bacup OL13 8DS
Mar 17 @ 10:45 am – 11:45 am
Free Tai Chi Session in Bacup – Let’s get moving!Our friendly group meet every week and beginners are always welcome. Usual cost £4.50 – drop in basis. Our instructors David & Helena are professional tai...
Let’s Play Scrabble 1:30 pm
Let’s Play Scrabble @ bacup lancashire
Mar 17 @ 1:30 pm
Let's Play Scrabble @ bacup lancashire | Bacup | United Kingdom
Let’s Play Scrabble Fridays 1.30pm onwards Scrabble is enjoying growing popularity in our digital age. We have a lively and informal adults group of players of all abilities from absolute beginners upwards. Why not come...
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Lego Club – Whitworth Library 10:30 am
Lego Club – Whitworth Library
Mar 18 @ 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...
Lego Club at Bacup Library 10:30 am
Lego Club at Bacup Library @ Bacup Library, rossendale
Mar 18 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Lego Club at Bacup Library @ Bacup Library, rossendale | Shawforth | United Kingdom
Lego Club at Bacup Library Come along and join our Lego Club. Bring your imagination and creativity and we will supply the Lego!
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The Clog Market
The Clog Market @ Rawtenstall Town Square
Mar 19 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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Job advice session with National careers service 9:00 am
Job advice session with National careers service @ Bacup Library, rossendale
Mar 20 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Job advice session with National careers service @ Bacup Library, rossendale | Rossendale | England | United Kingdom
Job advice session with National careers service The National Careers Service can help you with; Information about jobs, apprenticeships, training courses, interview preparation and support, help with writing job application forms, help with writing a...
Afternoon tea at Bacup Library 2:00 pm
Afternoon tea at Bacup Library @ Bacup Library, rossendale
Mar 20 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Afternoon tea at Bacup Library @ Bacup Library, rossendale | Rossendale | England | United Kingdom
Afternoon Tea, Mondays, 2.00 – 3.30 pm Afternoon tea at Bacup Library Drop in for a brew and a natter. This event is free, no ticket required.
Baby Bounce and Rhyme 2:00 pm
Baby Bounce and Rhyme @ Bacup Library, rossendale
Mar 20 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Baby Bounce and Rhyme @ Bacup Library, rossendale | Bacup | United Kingdom
Baby Bounce and Rhyme Enjoy lively sing-along songs, gentle movements and rhymes with your baby, plus meet and chat with other parents and carers. Suitable for babies up to around 18 months of age. This...
Knit and Natter – Whitworth Library 2:00 pm
Knit and Natter – Whitworth Library
Mar 20 @ 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
Mar 21 @ 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
Mar 21 @ 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
Mar 21 @ 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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Tai Chi Session in Bacup -Let’s get moving! 10:45 am
Tai Chi Session in Bacup -Let’s get moving! @ 2nd Rossendale Scout Hall, Burnley Road, Bacup OL13 8DS
Mar 24 @ 10:45 am – 11:45 am
Free Tai Chi Session in Bacup – Let’s get moving!Our friendly group meet every week and beginners are always welcome. Usual cost £4.50 – drop in basis. Our instructors David & Helena are professional tai...
Let’s Play Scrabble 1:30 pm
Let’s Play Scrabble @ bacup lancashire
Mar 24 @ 1:30 pm
Let's Play Scrabble @ bacup lancashire | Bacup | United Kingdom
Let’s Play Scrabble Fridays 1.30pm onwards Scrabble is enjoying growing popularity in our digital age. We have a lively and informal adults group of players of all abilities from absolute beginners upwards. Why not come...
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Lego Club – Whitworth Library 10:30 am
Lego Club – Whitworth Library
Mar 25 @ 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...
Lego Club at Bacup Library 10:30 am
Lego Club at Bacup Library @ Bacup Library, rossendale
Mar 25 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Lego Club at Bacup Library @ Bacup Library, rossendale | Shawforth | United Kingdom
Lego Club at Bacup Library Come along and join our Lego Club. Bring your imagination and creativity and we will supply the Lego!
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Rawtenstall Farmer’s Market
Rawtenstall Farmer’s Market @ Rawtenstall Town Square
Mar 26 – Mar 27 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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Job advice session with National careers service 9:00 am
Job advice session with National careers service @ Bacup Library, rossendale
Mar 27 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Job advice session with National careers service @ Bacup Library, rossendale | Rossendale | England | United Kingdom
Job advice session with National careers service The National Careers Service can help you with; Information about jobs, apprenticeships, training courses, interview preparation and support, help with writing job application forms, help with writing a...
Afternoon tea at Bacup Library 2:00 pm
Afternoon tea at Bacup Library @ Bacup Library, rossendale
Mar 27 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Afternoon tea at Bacup Library @ Bacup Library, rossendale | Rossendale | England | United Kingdom
Afternoon Tea, Mondays, 2.00 – 3.30 pm Afternoon tea at Bacup Library Drop in for a brew and a natter. This event is free, no ticket required.
Baby Bounce and Rhyme 2:00 pm
Baby Bounce and Rhyme @ Bacup Library, rossendale
Mar 27 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Baby Bounce and Rhyme @ Bacup Library, rossendale | Bacup | United Kingdom
Baby Bounce and Rhyme Enjoy lively sing-along songs, gentle movements and rhymes with your baby, plus meet and chat with other parents and carers. Suitable for babies up to around 18 months of age. This...
Knit and Natter – Whitworth Library 2:00 pm
Knit and Natter – Whitworth Library
Mar 27 @ 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
Mar 28 @ 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
Mar 28 @ 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
Mar 28 @ 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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Tai Chi Session in Bacup -Let’s get moving! 10:45 am
Tai Chi Session in Bacup -Let’s get moving! @ 2nd Rossendale Scout Hall, Burnley Road, Bacup OL13 8DS
Mar 31 @ 10:45 am – 11:45 am
Free Tai Chi Session in Bacup – Let’s get moving!Our friendly group meet every week and beginners are always welcome. Usual cost £4.50 – drop in basis. Our instructors David & Helena are professional tai...
Let’s Play Scrabble 1:30 pm
Let’s Play Scrabble @ bacup lancashire
Mar 31 @ 1:30 pm
Let's Play Scrabble @ bacup lancashire | Bacup | United Kingdom
Let’s Play Scrabble Fridays 1.30pm onwards Scrabble is enjoying growing popularity in our digital age. We have a lively and informal adults group of players of all abilities from absolute beginners upwards. Why not come...
Afternoon Tea – Whitworth Library 2:30 pm
Afternoon Tea – Whitworth Library
Mar 31 @ 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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