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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. A family at a fountain in Queen's Park on a sunny day.
    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

Pond at Cronkeyshaw Common.

Cronkeyshaw Common is a beautiful green space characterised by large areas of open grassland with…

A golfer taking a swing.

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

Queen Elizabeth I Free Grammar School.

Thomas Langley, Chancellor of England was educated in Middleton. In 1412 he rebuilt the Parish…

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View of Hollingworth Lake Caravan Park.

Located in a local beauty spot, overlooking an 120 acre lake and the Pennines.

Narrow boat on the Rochdale Canal.

First opened in 1804, the Rochdale Canal was the first trans-Pennine canal and one of the country's…

Petit Café.

Petit Café has opened its doors with a view to providing high quality food in a friendly…

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