Site Meter
  • Bookmark this page

The Best Guide for the Rossendale Area

Rossendale news, reviews and local events in Rossendale areas including Bacup, Rawtenstall, Haslingden, and communities in Rossendale.

Calendar of
Upcoming Events
Heads Above Hair and Beauty


"I have just had a request from a lady asking to join Valley At Work as she had seen the ad on your website. Thank you."
- Valerie Carder, Valley at Work

Easy Access

Rawtenstall Annual Fair and the Official Opening of the Town Square

Published: 4th October 2012 21:31

Saturday 6th October will see the official unveiling of Rawtenstall's brand new Town Square, when the area will come alive for Rawtenstall Annual Fair.

Rawtenstall Annual Fair 20112011's Rawtenstall Annual Fair took place in the old Valley Centre.
This year the venue will be Rawtenstall's brand new town square

From 11.00am to 6.00pm, you can enjoy dance troupes, live music, food and drink, free children's activities and workshops, and much more.

The day will also include the finale of the Historia! dance celebration - a community project recording the memories of the Astoria Dance Halls and there will be an Astoria big band tribute led by an original member of the Astoria band playing classic numbers from the 40s, 50s and 60s, including Glenn Miller and Count Basie.

An old-style Rossendale Bus will be used to take people from the East Lancs Railway station in Rawtenstall to key locations in the town.

The Grand Opening of the square will be at 11.00am, shortly followed by the 'reveal' of the Historia! community mosaic by Bobby Elliott of the Hollies. The Fair market has local food and drink stands, community information, local art and craft plus much more.

Go along and join in the fun!

Bookmark and Share

Report this article as inappropriate


You need to log in before you can do that! It's only a quick registration process to join the AMA network and completely free.

Sign in or join now to post a comment
Find a Local Business
Back to Top
© Copyright 2005-2016 AboutMyArea

AboutMyArea Privacy Policy

BB4: Rossendale Home | News | Community | Business Directory | Local Information | Out and About | Business Corner | Family Matters | Food and Drink | Forever Young | Gardening | Health and Fitness | Holidays | Job Vacancies | Lifestyle | Local History | Money Money Money! | Special Offers | Views of... | Volunteering in Rossendale | Archive | Contact Us
AboutMyArea: Home | Site Map | Contact AboutMyArea | Terms & Conditions | Community Guidelines | Franchise Opportunity | Help

About Cookies