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Age UK Lancashire – Shops

Our charity shops are located throughout the county, offering a wide range of quality items for all ages.  About our shops

Our shops are crucial to the work of our organisation. They help us raise much-needed cash which we can use to provide services which are not funded by other (...)

Alder Grange School and Sixth Form

Welcome to Alder Grange School and Sixth Form (ag6).

Our school is a unique and special place. There is a real sense of family and community within the school. Alder Grange is a school where everybody is inspired to be the best they can, where excellence is nurtured by everybody (...)

All Saints’ Roman Catholic High School

Welcome to All Saints’ Catholic High School

A part of the Romero Catholic Academy Trust

It is an exciting time at All Saints’ as we continue to build an outstanding school, where our students thrive as they embrace our school motto, “Luceat Lux Vestra”. Our success is very much based (...)

Asda Opticians

Asda Opticians

At Asda Opticians we care about you and your family’s eye health. With eye tests available in all our Opticians, great value contact lenses which are available to buy in-store or online and clear complete prices on prescription glasses, you can be sure you can trust Asda Opticians for your optical needs.


Asda Pharmacy

Asda Pharmacy

Our in-store pharmacies can accept NHS or private prescriptions, and with a Pharmacist on hand you can get help and advice on a wide range of issues surrounding your health.

Electronic Prescription Service

To handle prescriptions more efficiently, your doctor’s surgery may start (...)

Balladen Community Primary School

Balladen School is a great place to be. The staff are positive and extremely dedicated; they strive to provide the best learning and the best care to all the children at Balladen.

The children of Balladen are what makes the school special.  Each child here is an individual with different (...)

Barnardos – Rawtenstall Shop

Shop and help Barnardo’s

Barnardo’s has charity shops all across the UK where you can find all sorts of bargains, buy amazing cards and gift wrap, donate goods or volunteer.  Barnardo’s shops are a great place for the community to donate their unwanted items as well as shop for quality (...)

CAP – Rossendale Debt Centre

The Rossendale Debt Centre provides a free, home based debt counselling service for those in unmanageable debt within the BB4 and OL13 postcodes. If you feel weighed down by debt, we can help. CAP helps people regardless of their religious beliefs. Our service is not suitable for those who are (...)

Cherry Tree Lodge

Cherry Tree Lodge is a family run care home in Rawtenstall, Lancashire. Established in 1985 we have been delivering care services to the local community for over 30 years. Within our homely setting we provide our residents with a quality of life that is as normal as possible.

Cherry Tree Pre-School

Pre-school for children aged from 2 years 0 months to 5 years 0 months

Civic Pride Rossendale

Civic Pride Rossendale (Gardening, Litter Picking, Rewilding and other projects) covers the Rawtenstall, Crawshawbooth, Waterfoot and Edenfield areas.  We have helped create and now maintain many Community Gardens that help to brighten up the area for the local residents, but also creates an attractive setting to showcase the surrounding moorlands (...)

Cribden House School

Cribden House School offers a fresh start to primary aged children who need intensive support in order to experience success in their learning and we celebrate every small step towards achievement.  We are proud of our achievements and the whole school team are determined to continue on the journey to (...)

Damian Allens Dental Surgery

We have a ground floor surgery which is suitable for the disabled. There are no steps and all doors are wide.

If you are registered and in pain outside surgery hours, contact the surgery where you will find information on the options available to you, via the answer phone. Arrangements (...)

David Gould Opticians LTD (Rawtenstall)

David Gould Opticians have two optical practices in the Rossendale Valley, located on Bank Street Rawtenstall, and Deardengate Haslingden.

Founded by David & Diane Gould (both qualified contact lens opticians) in 2003, David Gould Opticians, work with experienced, qualified independent optometrists using some of the latest examination equipment to provide (...)

East Lancashire Railway

The history of the East Lancashire Railway is the story of a heroic struggle to keep a dying part of Britain’s heritage alive, a struggle that still goes on today.

The Railway’s past is inextricably linked to that of the area’s industry. The railways provided industries with a vital (...)

Fairmore Medical Practice – Rawtenstall

An NHS GP Practice based in Rawtenstall, Padiham and Nelson all of which are located in the Rossendale valley, Burnley and Pendle localities and operates within the East Lancashire CCG boundaries. The General Practitioners have the patients’ needs at the heart of everything we do,

From 1 April 2015, it (...)

First Choice CU – Rawtenstall Service Point

The First Choice Credit Union Rawtenstall Service Point is one of a number of satellite offices available throughout our common bond area where you can deposit money in to your savings account or to make repayments for your loan. You can also become a member at one of our (...)

Girlguiding – Rawtenstall District

Girlguiding – Rawtenstall District is part of the Rossendale Division which covers the length and breadth of the Rossendale Valley, and is made up of 3 Districts – Bacup, Haslingden and Rawtenstall.

Rawtenstall District covers a vast expanse and includes the villages of Edenfield, Waterfoot, Newchurch and Crawshawbooth. There (...)

Goodshaw Playground

Goodshaw Playground is one of 44 children’s playgrounds in the Rossendale area maintained by the council.

Toilets: No, Car Park: No, Age range: Junior, Toddlers: No

Equipment:  Cradle Swing, See Saw, Tread barrel

Information kindly provided by Rossendale Borough Council – Aug 2016

To report a parks issue you can contact (...)

Heightside House

“Heightside House is registered to provide nursing care for up to 78 people who have mental health care needs. The home comprises three separate units; The House, The Mews and Close Care. Each unit has private and communal accommodation. There is ample car parking within the extensive grounds and access (...)

Hillview Care Home

Hillview Care Home is conveniently located close to public transport and within five minutes of Rawtenstall’s town centre shops.

Holme Manor

Holme Manor is a 30 bed care home set in the wonderful Lancashire hills and in a very tranquil setting within easy access to Rawtenstall, the motorway and surrounding areas.

Home-Start Rossendale, Burnley & Hyndburn

Home-Start Rossendale, Burnley & Hyndburn offers a unique service.  It is a voluntary organisation offering friendship and support to local families with a child up to the age of 13. The families we help have at least one child under 5.  This unique service is provided by volunteers, who have been (...)

Ilex View Medical Practice, Dr J Bachh & Partners

Ilex View Medical practice was formerly known as Dr Bachh and Partners and has been based in Rawtenstall for over 30 years. We provide General Medical Services to over 7300 patients in the Rossendale Valley.

We are based in the purpose built Rossendale Primary Health Care Centre on the 1st (...)

Inspire East Lancs, Hyndburn

Inspire East Lancashire offers a range of treatment options and advice for people with substance misuse issues for both drug and alcohol.  Inspire East Lancashire offers a range of support groups, 1-2-1 and activities, please telephone for more details and for more information.

Inspire Rossendale

As part of our new (...)

Jake Berry MP

Jake Berry is the MP for Rossendale & Darwen. If you have any views you want to share with him, or issues you need help with, please get in touch.

The constituency of Rossendale & Darwen covers a large area of South East Lancashire and includes: Bacup, Belmont, Britannia, Chapeltown, (...)

Kay Street Baptist Church

The Kay Street Baptist Church is at the heart of the Rossendale Valley and we welcome people of all ages. Our purpose at Kay Street is to Make Christ Known and we have 5 key aims through which we seek to achieve this:

Focus on Worship & Prayer: Our aim (...)

Kay Street Baptist FC

Kay Street Baptist FC is affiliated with Kay Street Baptist Church. They currently have two teams; Kay Street Baptist who compete in the Division Two of the South Manchester & Cheshire Christian Football League and Kay Street Baptist United who compete in Division Four of that league. Training is on (...)

Kay Street Baptist Table Tennis Club

Kay Street Baptist Table Tennis Club meet on Mondays & Wednesdays 7.15pm – 10:00pm

Knits at Fitz

We are a social craft group that meets every Wednesday afternoon at Mr Fitzpatricks Temperance Bar in Rawtenstall. Mainly knitting and crocheting over a nice drink, we support charity groups and make rainbow hats for Babies at the Royal Oldham Hospital.

We are a sister group of Made in (...)

Lancashire Family History & Heraldry Society – Rossendale

The Lancashire Family History & Heraldry Society can help you research your Lancashire ancestors.

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, (...)

Lancashire Fire & Rescue Service – Rawtenstall

Lancashire Fire & Rescue Service – Rawtenstall provides fire and rescue services on behalf of the Lancashire Combined Fire Authority to the people living or working in Lancashire.

Reducing risk, improving safety

Covering just over 3,000 square kilometres and growing ever more culturally diverse, Lancashire is a county of real (...)

Longholme Methodist Church

Longholme Methodist Church is a community of people of all ages who seek to respond to God’s love by sharing the good news of Jesus. We believe we should worship God, care for one another, and our neighbours and help each other to grow in faith.

The church (...)

M3 Project

The M3 Project is a Registered Charity (1154113) that offers a variety of accommodation services and housing advice to homeless and vulnerable young people and families aged 16 to 21. The Charity is based in Rossendale but works with young people across East Lancashire. (Excluding Blackburn with Darwen)

Everyone has (...)

Marl Pits Leisure Centre

Marl Pits Leisure Centre is part of Rossendale Leisure Trust,the largest not for profit social enterprise in the Valley.

Set amidst the panoramic views of the rossendale countryside, Marl Pits Leisure Centre offers sport and fitness activities for all the family. It has recently had a 2.5million pound investment to (...)

Mind Charity Shop – Rawtenstall

Mind Charity Shop – Rawtenstall, is one of many shops that raise funds for Mind.  Mind is a charity, and we couldn’t carry on our work without the support of everyone who donates, fundraises, campaigns or becomes a member. We’re very grateful.

We also want you to feel confident that (...)

Minor Injuries Service – Rossendale

A minor injuries service treats less serious injuries as an alternative to Accident and Emergency. This is a nurse led service able to treat minor injuries, such as lacerations and fractures. Service is located at the Health Centre in Rawtenstall and is open 7 days a week, 8.00am & 8.00pm.

Paul Nuttall Optometrists (Rawtenstall)

Paul Nuttall Optometrists provide quality and professional eye care services. We offer domiciliary home visits for patients who are unable to attend the practices unaccompanied, please contact either practice for details. All our staff are experienced and highly trained to help you from the eye examination, help choosing a frame (...)

Positive Start

Positive Start is a voluntary youth organisation in Rossendale.  We work with youth workers and interested adults to support and assist young persons, particularly from disadvantaged and Black Minority Ethnic (BME) groups, as they strive to achieve and develop their full potential in education, leisure, recreation, health and role within (...)

RAF Air Cadets: Squadron 1969 (Rossendale)

RAF Air Cadets has something for everyone. 13 – 17 years of age. It gives young people the chance to take part in a huge range of exciting and challenging activities supervised by members of our experienced adult volunteer staff.

If you’re a fan of aviation, action and adventure, (...)

Rawtenstall Chess Club

Rawtenstall Chess Club is the only chess club in Rossendale. The Club offers people the opportunity to come and play either competitive chess or just friendly games of chess. The Club caters for all grades of players from new players to players representing Lancashire.

The Club plays competitive matches (...)

Rawtenstall Community Partnership

Community Partnerships are informal partnerships involving:

Local residents and representatives of local community groups Borough and County Councillors Rossendale Borough Council, Lancashire Police and Together Housing.

There are four Community Partnerships across Rossendale covering the areas of:

Haslingden Rawtenstall Bacup Whitworth

Community Partnerships promote engagement and partnership working at the community level. Rossendale’s heritage (...)

Rawtenstall Cricket Club

Rawtenstall Cricket Club play in the Lancashire League, we have 3 senior teams and a junior section that has teams from u9s through to u15

Our clubhouse has space for up to 180 people (although this varies depending on the event) and is available to book for any occasion. Please (...)

Rawtenstall Farmers And Artisan Market

Rawtenstall Farmers And Artisan Market is a Farmers and Artisan Market held on Rawtenstall Town Square Bank Street Rawtenstall NB4 8TS.

We have 20 Plus Artisan Producers making up a regular Farmers and Artisan Market on the 4th Sunday of the month.

Rawtenstall Jobcentre Plus

Jobcentre Plus is a government-funded employment agency and social security office that can be found in most towns and cities, whose aim it is to help people of working age find employment in the UK.

It was formed when the Employment Service merged with the Benefits Agency and was renamed (...)

Rawtenstall Library

Rawtenstall Library is one of four libraries in Rossendale. Lancashire County Council provide library services from branches and mobile libraries. Making a difference through accessible reading, learning and information. Joining the library is free and you can join at any age.

Rawtenstall Market

Rawtenstall Market, Rossendale is a community of traders that offer most things that you need, we offer much more than fruit and veg!

Whether you need pet food and accessories, quality meat, cakes, biscuits and speciality foods, or new blinds for your home amongst many more items and services, look (...)

Rawtenstall Public Welfare Committee

Rawtenstall Public Welfare Committee organise trips for elderly residents, Senior citizens welfare in Rawtenstall, Luncheon Club provision

Rawtenstall Remembrance Parade

Rawtenstall Remembrance Parade and Service is organised by a committee in order to recognise the sacrifices made by our Armed Forces during conflicts around the world.

Mustering and leaving Rawtenstall Town Square at 2:25PM, to parade up Kay Street, down Bank Street, across St. Mary’s Way to gather at the (...)

Rawtenstall Unitarian Church

Rawtenstall Unitarian Church welcome everyone to our services and practice Freedom, Reason and Tolerance.

Our Wedding services are organised on a personal basis and we can offer Same Sex marriages. Baptisms, Blessings and Funerals.

We also offer event spaces to hire, fully accessible and furnished to the highest standards. Free (...)

Rawtenstall Young People’s Service

Rawtenstall Young People’s Service provides young people aged between 13-19 or up to 25 years of age if you have a disability, with somewhere to go, something to do and someone to talk to.

We aim to give young people a range of services, exciting opportunities, and positive choices. If (...)

Rossendale Civic Trust

Rossendale Civic Trust was founded as Haslingden Civic Trust in 1964 and now covers the whole of Rossendale, incorporating Rawtenstall Civic Society founded in 1974.

The Trust is an independent body, but works in partnership, through Civic Voice,  with similar Trusts and Societies in other towns and cities across the (...)

Rossendale Clog Market

The Rossendale Clog Market is held at Rawtenstall market Thursday and Saturday 9am -4pm

There is Vintage, Food & Drink, Handmade, Crafts, Artisan, and other cool stuff!

Check Facebook page for details of next market and more information.


Rossendale Dental Surgery

Rossendale Dental Health Centre is an established practice who have served the local community since opening in 2002.  Our practice is fully computerised, with fully equipped surgeries and a modern comfortable reception and waiting area.

Our clinical team consists of highly experienced and qualified practitioners, some of whom are specialists (...)

Rossendale Harriers Athletics Club

Athletes of all standards are welcome to join our sessions as training is split into various groups relating to age and/or ability. We are a club which competes against other clubs in most of the running and Track and Field disciplines and as such encourage and offer advice to our (...)

Rossendale Hospice

Rossendale Hospice is a local charity which cares for patients and their families living with cancer and other life-limiting conditions including, Motor Neurone Disease (MND), Multiple Sclerosis (MS), chronic lung disease (COPD), Organ failure and others.

We offer many services free of charge include Day Therapy, a range (...)

Rossendale Hospice – Befriending Service

Befriending Service – Rossendale

Brief Description The Rossendale Befriending service aims to reduce social isolation for people in Rossendale and if applicable their partners or carers by arranging a visit by a volunteer befriender.

The scheme works by matching each person (Befriendee) with a volunteer befriender who will visit regularly (...)

Rossendale Hospice Shop Rawtenstall

In June Rossendale Hospice opened a charity shop on Bank Street, Rawtenstall which has proved a tremendous success.  We believe it is the best charity shop on the street.

If you would like to volunteer call Caren direct on 01706 240084 or Lesley our Volunteer Co-ordinator on 01706 (...)

Rossendale Rays Special Needs Swimming Club

Rossendale Rays  provide sports activities and water based activities for disabled/special needs people of any age and their families to benefit their health and well being.  The club hosts an average of 40-50 members along with parents and siblings at each weekly session.

Rossendale Rays meet at Marl Pits (...)

Rossendale Road Club

The Road Club was founded in 1937 as a purely cycling racing club, running alongside the Rossendale and Whitworth Wheelers, who combined with racing a high level of cycling touring activity.

The club is affiliated to British Cycling, Cycling Time Trials, North Lancs time trials association and Lancs and Lakes (...)

Rossendale Rounders Club

We are a new rounders club based in Rossendale. The aim is to provide opportunities for ladies and over 13’s to play one of the nations favourite games. Every Thursday, we hold pay and play sessions at New Hall Hey Cricket Ground, Rawtenstall. The cost is only £2 per person, (...)

Rossendale RUFC

Founded in 1969, Rossendale RUFC has gone from strength to strength. In its early days, games were played on farmland high above Rawtenstall where changing facilities were nonexistent and training venues impossible to find. Standards of rugby were difficult to improve as better and more well-established clubs were reluctant to (...)

Rossendale Special Ski Club (Rosski)

Rossendale Special Ski Club (Rosski) is open to any young person in East Lancashire and neighbouring counties with a Learning Disability who either wants to learn to ski or who can ski.  We are based at the dry ski slope at Ski Rossendale. We are a very friendly welcoming club (...)

Rossendale Triathlon Club

Rossendale Triathlon Club are a friendly and welcoming club with a competitive edge, and of course, home to the great Rossendale Triathlon.  Rossendale Triathlon Club was created in 2010 following the success of the Rossendale Triathlon which began in 2005.

Among us you will find Triathletes of all descriptions and abilities (...)

Rossendale Valley Junior Football Club

An FA Charter Standard development junior football club founded in August 2003 by Club President, Stephen Haworth (RIP). One of the biggest and best grassroots junior football clubs around Lancashire, offering league football and training for all ages and abilities.

We welcome players from across Rossendale Valley including Rawtenstall, Haslingden, (...)

Rossendale Valley Riding Club

Rossendale Valley Riding Club is a very popular friendly show set in the heart of Rawtenstall, Lancashire. Surrounded by beautiful views, the showground provides the perfect setting for a fun day of showing your horses and ponies.

We offer a great place for both horse and human to show off (...)

Rowlands Pharmacy (Rawtenstall)

At Rowlands Pharmacy, we offer a range of services to help keep you fit and healthy, whether it be travel vaccinations for your holiday or a flu jab this winter.

We’ve got thousands of great deals on a huge range of healthcare products, whether you’re looking to lose weight or (...)

SafeSpace Rossendale

SafeSpace Rossendale provides accommodation and support for young people aged 16-25yrs who are homeless or at risk of becoming homeless.

Homelessness can happen to anyone regardless of race, wealth, education or opportunity.

It can happen due to relationship breakdown, parental relationship breakdown, domestic abuse, parental neglect or pressure, (...)

Shah Jalal Jamia Masjid and Islamic Centre

The Shah Jalal Jamia Masjid and Islamic Centre serves the Rawtenstall area

Ski Rossendale

Ski Rossendale provides skiing and snowboarding lessons and recreational skiing and snowboarding. We also offer for parties/groups wishing to do the above. They can also engage in a ‘no skill’ activity known as tubing (sledging). As a Social Enterprise we are committed to providing an affordable sporting facility for the (...)

Spex Opticians, Rawtenstall

Our aim at Spex Opticians is simple – to give our customers a top quality optical service combined with the best eyeware deals available anywhere in the country. We have modern well-equipped stores, throughout the Lancashire area.

St James the Less & St. Thomas More RC Church, Rawtenstall

St James the Less & St. Thomas More RC Church, Rawtenstall, serves Roman Catholics in the Rawtenstall parish and surrounding area.

St James-the-Less RC Primary School

At St James-the-Less RC Primary School we believe that all children thrive in an environment in which they are happy, challenged and secure. Secure in the knowledge they are safe and cared for. Challenged to achieve their best, and happy in the knowledge they are each appreciated for their individuality (...)

St Mary’s CE Primary School Rawtenstall

At St Mary’s CE Primary School Rawtenstall we aim to provide a happy, secure and supportive learning environment where all the children can develop independence and work hard to make the most of their talents.

We believe a close working relationship between home and school is vital to support each (...)

St Paul’s Constable Lee CE Primary School

St Paul’s Constable Lee CE Primary School is a very special place.

We are a friendly, welcoming school with a strong ethos based around our role in the local and global communities.  We aim to provide a strong foundation for every child’s future, equipping them with the life skills needed (...)

St. James Medical Centre

The St James Medical Centre is a modern purpose built General Practice with a healthcare team is made up of seven doctors, and a full quota of reception staff  and nursing staff.

The practice provides a broad range of General Medical Services, Chronic Disease Management, Antenatal and Postnatal care, Child Health, Rhuematology (joint (...)

St. James The Less Pre-School


St. James-the-Less pre-school is based in the old school room on Burnley Road, next to St. James-the-Less Church and Presbytery. Sessions begin at 9:15AM and children are collected at 12:15PM.

Free 2 & 3 year old places are available.

Please come down if you have any questions, (...)

St. Mary’s CE Church, Rawtenstall

St Mary’s Church is an Evangelical Anglican church (CofE) in the northeastern part of the Diocese of Manchester. We seek to follow Jesus by learning His ways and by sharing his love with the people of Rawtenstall in the lovely valley of Rossendale, Lancashire.

Maybe you are new to town, (...)

St. Paul’s CE Church, Constable Lee

St Paul’s Constable Lee is an Evangelical Anglican church in the lovely Rossendale valley of East Lancashire.

Tesco – Instore Pharmacy (Rawtenstall)

Tesco – Instore Pharmacy (Rawtenstall) Address

Tesco Pharmacy Bury Road Off Bochalt Way Rawtenstall Lancashire BB4 6DD


0345 6719527


Visit Pharmacy website

Opening times Monday – 8am to 10:30pm Tuesday – 6:30am to 10:30pm Wednesday – 6:30am to 10:30pm (...)

The Raft Foundation

The Raft Foundation was formed in Rossendale, Lancashire by local people to assist communities, families and individuals who are in crisis need within the Rossendale Valley.

Our projects currently include the provision and delivery of an independent 100% volunteer lead and managed foodbank service collecting and delivering to clients homes (...)

The Whitaker – Rossendale Museum and Art Gallery

The Whitaker (previously Rossendale Museum & Art Gallery) is set in a beautiful park at the centre of the Rossendale Valley, Lancashire, UK. The museum displays include interesting local history, painting, and Victorian natural history collections. There is also a very active contemporary art gallery with changing exhibitions.

Our main galleries have been newly (...)

Together Housing

Together Housing (formerly Green Vale Housing) is a non-profit making organisation and any money we make is invested back into the association for the benefit of our residents and local communities.

As well as houses to rent, we also build and manage homes for sale, sheltered accommodation and extra care.


Townsend Fold Social Club

Townsend Fold Social Club was established in 1919 , it was sold to a group of business men for £5.00

The “Pigeon Club” remains popular at the heart of the area.

Many people walk up Lower Clowes Road and see the sign above the door and keep on going, wondering (...)

Whitaker Park Play Area

Whitaker Park Play Area is one of 44 children’s playgrounds in the Rossendale area maintained by the council.

Toilets: No, Car Park: Yes, Age range: Junior, Toddlers: Yes

Equipment:  SlideCradle Swing, Climbing Frame, Roundabout, Sand Equipment, Pitch, Bowling Green, Tennis, Multi-Use Games Area

Information kindly provided by Rossendale Borough Council (...)

Youth Zone – Rossendale

Youth Zone work with young people aged 12-19 across Lancashire.

We are part of the Wellbeing, Prevention and Early Help Service which enables children and families to access appropriate support as early as possible, to help them maintain their quality of life, prevent any problems getting worse and reduce the (...)