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  1. A parent and child feeding ducks at the water's edge.
    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. 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. 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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  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

Aqueduct in a wooded clearing.

Healey Dell is a beauty spot and wildlife sanctuary rich in industrial archaeology, 2 miles from…

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Owd Betts is a traditional country pub that dates back to 1796.

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Great value, clean and comfortable rooms with ensuite provide everything needed for a good night's…

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More highlights

Exterior of Heywood Civic Centre.

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

The fountain in Rochdale Memorial Gardens.

10 of the borough's parks and green spaces have been given the prestigious Green Flag Award.…

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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