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  1. A mother and child feeding ducks at Hollingworth Lake.
    In Victorian times Hollingworth Lake was known as the "The Weighvers' Seaport".
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  2. Walking and cycling
    Rochdale, Heywood, Middleton and Littleborough offer some of the most varied walking in the Greater Manchester area.
  3. What's on
    See what's on.
  4. Rochdale Town Hall.
    Rochdale Town Hall is widely regarded as one of the finest Victorian town halls in Britain.
  5. Places to stay
    Hotels, B&Bs, caravan and camping and self-catering options.
  6. 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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  7. Parks and countryside
    Relax in our extensive green spaces
  8. About the area
    The borough of Rochdale is made up of 4 townships areas - Rochdale, Middleton, Heywood and the Pennine villages.

Welcome to the borough of Rochdale

Highlights

Ellenroad Engine House

Built in 1892 on the banks of the River Beal, the Ellenroad cotton mill produced fine cotton yarn…

Exterior of Heywood Civic Centre.

Heywood Civic Centre is a multi-purpose entertainment and meeting venue.

Superior 16th Century barn conversion. Beautiful

Refurbished and re-opened, Fernhill B&B offers luxury and tranquillity. We pride ourselves on…

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Hopwood Clough

Centred on Hopwood Hall College, Middleton Hopwood Nature Reserve near Middleton provides a…

Middleton Memorial Gardens

Middleton Memorial Gardens is a Grade 2 listed conservation area. Regular memorial events are held…

A golfer taking a swing.

Marland Golf Course situated within Springfield Park is an enjoyable yet challenging 18 hole course…

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