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Topic: Rossendale


In the News (Sun 20 Apr 14)

  
  NationMaster - Encyclopedia: Rossendale
Helmshore is a village in the Rossendale Valley, Lancashire.
Whitworth View Whitworth is situated in the Rossendale Valley, Lancashire, in the foothills of the Pennines, between the towns of Bacup to the North and Rochdale to the South.
Rossendale's Search and Rescue team, one of the charities which will benefit from sales of the book, were on hand to demonstrate their skills in a spectacular mock-rescue from the nearby river Irwell.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/Rossendale   (2162 words)

  
 Rossendale and Darwen (UK Parliament constituency) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Rossendale and Darwen shown within Lancashire, and Lancashire shown within England
Rossendale and Darwen is a constituency represented in the House of Commons of the Parliament of the United Kingdom.
From the borough of Rossendale, twelve wards are used to create the new seat - Cribden, Eden, Facit and Shawforth, Goodshaw, Hareholme, Healey and Whitworth, Helmshore, Irwell, Longholme, Stacksteads and Whitewell.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Rossendale_and_Darwen   (232 words)

  
 Rossendale Valley
Rossendale's rugged topography meant this was easier than building a very tall chimney, as was usually done in other regions.
Forest of Rossendale, meant an area farmed for deer, the descendants of which still roam the hills in places.
Glimpses of the Rossendale hills provide a characteristic backdrop to the "heritage" areas of this characterful old mill town.
www.farcourt.co.uk /ge/Rossendale.html   (558 words)

  
 Rossendale Valley - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Rossendale Valley is part of the Forest of Rossendale, an upland area of North West England, principally in Lancashire.
Most of the area is within the Borough of Rossendale.
It consists of the steep-sided valleys of the River Irwell and its tributaries, which flow from the Pennines southwards to Manchester and cut through the open unwooded moorland, which is characteristic of the area, despite the ancient designation of "forest".
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Rossendale_Valley   (207 words)

  
 ManchesterOnline - Rossendale Free Press
It is at the hub of life in the Rossendale Valley towns, which is why it has one of the highest readership penetration levels in the North West.
The emphasis is on reporting community news, not fighting shy of the harder questions in news, and the Free Press has a growing reputation as a campaigning newspaper, fighting on the side of the public in road safety, crime and environmental issues especially.
Rossendale is a semi-urban area surrounded by beautiful hills and valleys.
www.manchesteronline.co.uk /newspapers/rossendale.html   (338 words)

  
 Rossendale Branch of the Lancashire Family History and Heraldry Society
In 1973 the Lancashire Family History and Heraldry Society was founded as the Rossendale society for Genealogy and Heraldry, with meetings at Bury and Rawtenstall.
When the Society adopted its present title on 1 January 1985, it was decided that the Rawtenstall group would become the Rossendale branch.
We cover all the areas administered by the present Rossendale Borough Council: Bacup; Edenfield; Haslingden; Rawtenstall and Whitworth.
www.lfhhs.org.uk /rossendale/index.htm   (152 words)

  
 GENUKI: Newchurch in Rossendale, Lancashire genealogy
Newchurch in Rossendale is a very populous chapelry in the parish of Whalley, 20 miles north from Manchester 14 miles south from Colne.
In 1835 Newchurch in Rossendale was a chapelry and township in the parish of Whalley.
For probate purposes prior to 1858, Newchurch in Rossendale was in the Archdeaconry of Chester, in the Diocese of Chester.
www.genuki.org.uk:8080 /big/eng/LAN/NewchurchinRossendale   (754 words)

  
 Rossendale takes engineering outside design office: News from KB4 DriveWorks
The Rossendale Group is a GBP 6 million company, trusted by lifting equipment users in all sectors of industry.
Rossendale's in-house Design Office uses CAD and finite element analysis to ensure the safety of all lifting equipment.
Rossendale is fulfilling its customer service goals, providing customers with shorter lead times, cost savings, and enhanced quality control.
www.engineeringtalk.com /news/kba/kba109.html   (606 words)

  
 The Rossendale Trust | Home   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
I have been privileged to have been involved as President of the Rossendale Trust in one way or another since its inception, when I was first contacted by the founding Chapman and Hyde families.
This type of friendly and secure environment is the 'secret' ingredient which makes the Rossendale Trust so successful in its aims of providing a 'home from home' - particularly poignant when guests are unable to continue to live at their parental home or elsewhere for whatever reason.
Throughout the various Rossendale Trust homes there is a very able and very professional team of carers who provide constant 24-hour year-round stimulating support and response for our guest residents.
www.rossendaletrust.org   (267 words)

  
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Rossendale Golf Club is a private members Club situated just north of Bury into the foothills of the Pennines.
Rossendale Golf Club is part of the B.D.G.A (Bury and District Golf Association) and E.L.G.A (East Lancashire Golf Association).
How To Find Us Rossendale Golf Club is most easily found by using the M66/A56 Motorway and easterly bypass which passes within half a mile of the Club.
www.rossendalegolfclub.net   (264 words)

  
 lsp: Index   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
Rossendale Partnership is the Local Strategic Partnership (LSP) for the Borough of Rossendale.
Its primary purpose is to bring together organisations in the public, private, voluntary, community and faith sectors in Rossendale to improve the quality of life for all those who live or work in the borough.
The Rossendale Partnership recognises the changing needs of the community and will review its Strategy periodically, at least every three years and through continuous engagement with the local community.
ccc.1asphost.com /Rossendale   (281 words)

  
 The Borough of Rossendale (Electoral Changes) Order 2001
The text of this Internet version of the Statutory Instrument which is published by the Queen's Printer of Acts of Parliament has been prepared to reflect the text as it was Made.
The areas of the new borough wards are demarcated on the map described in article 1(3).
Prints of the map may be inspected at all reasonable times at the offices of Rossendale Borough Council and at the offices of the Secretary of State for Transport, Local Government and the Regions, 2nd Floor, Ashdown House, 123 Victoria Street, London SW1E 6DE.
www.opsi.gov.uk /si/si2001/20012430.htm   (1434 words)

  
 Action Rossendale Rivers
Action Rossendale Rivers was established in 2000 and focuses on the borough of Rossendale.
Much of Rossendale was shaped by the industrial revolution and, like so much of the Northwest of England, especially by the textiles industry.
Many of the new industries are working with environmental organisations to improve the quality of the rivers and environment in the borough.
www.merseybasin.org.uk /page.asp?id=2946   (324 words)

  
 Wild Valley - A photographic Celebration of Rossendale Wildlife
This beautiful publication, compiled by local policeman Dale Pollard, comprises photographs of Flora and Fauna (including badgers!) taken in the Rossendale Valley by top-class professional and amateur photographers.
The book was the brainchild of local policeman Dale Pollard, who has spent many leisure hours walking the local hills and often sees wildlife in the Valley's streets when on early patrols.
He says that motorways flanked with trees and greenery and a gradual cleaning-up of the results of Rossendale's largely industrial past have contributed to a wildlife explosion in the area.
www.geocities.com /lancashirebadgergroup/book.html   (588 words)

  
 The Rossendale Valley Motor Bike Show - Welcome to the UK's largest street motorbike show
Due to the redevelopment of the Town Centre,
the committee of The Rossendale Valley Motorbike Show have decided to Cancel the 2006 show
The Rossendale Valley Motorbike Show have no connection with the show that is being held at Haydock Park, it has been organised by an independent company.
www.rossendale-bikeshow.co.uk   (64 words)

  
 Rossendale   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
Rossendale Restaurant - Interior, exterior and menu samples
Rossendale is a family owned business comprising Rossendale Restaurant, a catering facility, (Lansdowne Homestead and Gardens), a vineyard, winery and beef farm.
"September Special" Free glass of Rossendale Wine when a main course is purchased.
www.rossendale.co.nz   (71 words)

  
 Rossendale Engineering coatings, industrial bakeware and non-stick coatings
As previously mentioned Rossendale not only refurbish old bakeware but also supply new bakeware manufactured to specific customer specifications.
Rossendale have over the years worked on the principle that only the best is good enough.
Rossendale offer a service to enable potential customers to evaluate the merits of PFA 4000 non-stick coating free of charge.
www.rossendaleengineering.co.uk /product.htm   (397 words)

  
 Rossendale Valley
We live in the Rossendale Valley,one of the most picturesque,varied and interesting areas of Lancashire's Hill country.The three towns of Rawtenstall, Haslingden and Bacup nestle in the Irwell valley and are time capsules from Britain's industrial past.The area has a wealth of fine buildings, museums, churches and mill shops just waiting to be visited.
Also in Rawtenstall is Ski Rossendale, the North West's premier ski centre.The centre is open all year round and is ideal for everyone from beginners to Olympic skiers or spectators.Ski Rossendale is set amidst trees and parklands and commands a superb view over the Rossendale Valley.
Rossendale has a lively cultural life with street fairs and open air events throughout the year.The Valley is also home to the internationally renowned Horse and Bamboo Theatre Company.
www.cbryant1.freeserve.co.uk /rossendale.htm   (359 words)

  
  : : ROSSENDALE TRANSPORT : :
It is the responsibility of the individual district councils to administer these schemes and decide the extent of their free fares scheme and there are differing schemes valid across the England.
Passengers boarding Rossendale Transport buses must state their destination, showing their permit and the driver will issue an appropriate ticket, even if the fare is free.
People over the age of 60 and the disabled, living in West Yorkshire in possession of a valid Senior Citizen's bus permit are entitled to free bus travel within the whole of West Yorkshire when travelling after 0930hrs on Mondays to Fridays as well as all day on Saturdays, Sundays and on Bank Holidays.
www.rossendalebus.co.uk /faredeals.html   (2450 words)

  
 The Rossendale Valley   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
For those of you who have never been in reality, it is one of the most picturesque, varied and interesting areas of Lancashire’s Hill Country.
The Rossendale Way and Irwell Sculpture Trail middle distance footpaths offer varied walking conditions, and the North West’s main dry ski and snowboard slope, plus the Whitworth Water-Ski Centre add to the many activities that can be followed here.
Rossendale has a wide variety of reasons for you to visit.
www.therossendalevalley.co.uk   (237 words)

  
 Rossendale   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
Rossendale BC constitues most of Rossendale & Darwen constituency (part of Blackburn BC).
Janet Anderson is apparently none too popular locally, and the Tory candidate, Trish Buzzard, impressed me greatly when I met her and is no doubt destined for great things.
Rossendale and Darwen is made more marginal if that is possible by the boundary changes so this will be one to watch on the night as they say.
www.ukpol.co.uk /rossendl.htm   (96 words)

  
 Rossendale Borough Council - Search results
Rossendale Borough Council is firmly committed to providing and promoting equality for all its employees and the wider community.
The Rossendale Borough - Did you know?Rossendale is situated in Lancashire, England approximately 25 miles north of Manchester.The Borough covers 53 square miles and has...
That was the conclusion of a recent Rossendale Partnership Assembly involving more than 70 local community leaders and representatives, and many young people.
www.rossendale.gov.uk /employment.htm   (1550 words)

  
 WGMA Articles - The Musicians of Rossendale   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
Up in the Forest of Rossendale, between Deerplay Moor and the wild hill called Swinshaw, there is a little, lone valley, a green cup in the mountains, called Dean.
These are the words of Lancashire author Edwin Waugh on the subject of the composers, singers and instrumentalists whose activities in the Rossendale Valley spanned the period between the 1740s and the 1860s.
Rossendale still quite frequently rings with Handel's music, albeit perhaps with rather more professional polish than may have been the case in the heyday of the Larks of Dean, although today's musicians can certainly be no more enthusiastic than their forebears.
www.wgma.org.uk /Articles/Larks/article.htm   (2416 words)

  
 Rossendale Commercial Electricians: Find a Commercial Electrician in Rossendale specialising in business and trade ...
Rossendale Commercial Electricians: Find a Commercial Electrician in Rossendale specialising in business and trade electrical repairs and installations in Rossendale
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98 Mercer Crescent, Haslingden, Rossendale, Lancashire, BB4 4DX
www.1stelectricians.co.uk /lancashire/commercial_electricians_rossendale.htm   (270 words)

  
 Blackburn with Darwen Liberal Democrats & Rossendale Liberal Democrats   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
Rossendale Liberal Democrats have chose Bob Sheffield to fight the Cribden by-election on 28th September.
Brian is a retired teacher and lives in the ward, at Pickup Bank.
He is an experienced campaigner and stood for the Liberal Democrats as their parliamentary candidate for Rossendale and Darwen in 1997 and 2001.
www.rossendale.libdems.org.uk   (921 words)

  
 Rossendale Man Ltd   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
Rossendale Man Ltd. is multi-skilled including driving skills, auto-electrical repair and a deep knowledge of the Rossendale area.
Rossendale Man and Van will solve your problem.
Rossendale Auto Electrics Ltd will sort you out.
www.rossendaleman.co.uk   (54 words)

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