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A group of small sailing boats on Hollingworth Lake.
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  1. In Victorian times Hollingworth Lake was known as the "The Weighvers' Seaport". Now once again visitors can enjoy many outdoor attractions and an excellent Visitor Centre.
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  2. A 12 mile heritage railway based in Bury, operating steam and diesel train rides through charming villages and picturesque scenery. The well-equipped stations boast cafés, pubs, gift shops and more.
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  4. Rochdale Pioneers Museum
    The Rochdale Pioneers Museum is widely regarded as the home of the worldwide Co-operative movement.
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  5. Rochdale Town Hall is widely regarded as one of the finest Victorian town halls in Britain.
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  6. At the heart of the arena is the 500 seat auditorium which provides a fully functioning theatre and music and conference centre with licensed bars and café.
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  7. Queen's Park.
    With tranquil gardens and a picturesque lake for visitors to enjoy, Queen’s Park is not only a Green Flag Park, it's also a great day out for all the family.
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  8. Healey Dell.
    Healey Dell is a beauty spot and wildlife sanctuary rich in industrial archaeology, 2 miles from Rochdale town centre on the way to Whitworth and Bacup.
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  9. Touchstones Rochdale.
    Full of fun activities for the kids, fascinating facts for adults and, for the not so young, a chance to share some cherished memories. Come and discover Rochdale's past and, perhaps, help shape its future.
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Welcome to the borough of Rochdale

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Three Gates B&B

Local, family run pub, situated in a semi-rural location with views of the Pennine hills, yet 1.5…

Ashworth and Roch Valleys

Spectacular views are available in the wooded river valleys and hillside areas around the Ashworth…

Swing Cottage Self Catering Apartment

This attractive guest house is situated at the heart of Hollingworth Lake with views of the lake…

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