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  1. To celebrate Dippy’s visit to Rochdale in 2020, we’ve created a garden that showcases some of the plants that were around when dinosaurs roamed the earth.
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  2. Step back in time with our prehistoric bog garden.
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  3. Step back in time with our prehistoric bog gardens.
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  4. Rochdale Broadfield Park bandstand.
    Rochdale's town centre park, the oldest in the borough, is of great historic interest and contains the statue of John Bright MP.
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  5. Jubilee Park.
    A Green Flag Award, this lovely little park is located in the town’s conservation area, between the recently renovated Middleton Library and St Leonards Church. It has an elegant bandstand and plenty of seating.
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  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. The bandstand at Hare Hill Park.
    Hare Hill Park in Littleborough is a traditional Victorian Park with many original features.
  8. The Rochdale Cenotaph.
    The restored Rochdale Memorial Gardens provide a quality public green space in the heart of Rochdale town centre.
  9. Truffet Park is the local park for the people of Langley, which is located 1 mile north west of Middleton.
  10. Hopwood Park is a small pocket park crammed with facilities and features you would normally only expect in a bigger park.
  11. 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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  12. 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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  1. Add Rochdale Memorial Gardens, Green Flag Award to your Itinerary

    Address

    The Esplanade, Rochdale, Greater Manchester, OL16 1AB

    Rochdale

    The restored Rochdale Memorial Gardens provide a quality public green space in the heart of Rochdale town centre.

  2. Add Millcroft Tea Gardens to your Itinerary

    Address

    Rood Lane, Wolstenholme Fold, off Hutchinson Road, Rochdale, Greater Manchester, OL11 5UE

    Telephone

    +44 (0)1706 642054

    off Hutchinson Road, Rochdale

    An enduring bit of Victorian outdoor life which is a great source of refreshment on Sundays and Bank Holidays, from Mothering Sunday to October 12noon-6pm, nestling amongst the biggest growth of monkey puzzle trees in the North of England.

  3. Add Watergrove Reservoir to your Itinerary

    Address

    Wardle Road, Ramsden Road, Wardle, Greater Manchester, OL12 9EN

    Telephone

    +44 (0)1706 881049

    Wardle

    High in the Pennines above Wardle village, the area around Watergrove Reservoir includes walking trails with spectacular views, bird watching, fishing and a link to the Pennine Bridleway.

  4. Add Broadfield Park, Green Flag Award to your Itinerary

    Address

    St Alban's Street, Off Drake Street, Rochdale, Greater Manchester, OL16 1QT

    Telephone

    +44 (0)7800 672 396

    Rochdale

    Rochdale's town centre park, the oldest in the borough, is of great historic interest and contains the statue of John Bright MP.

  5. Add Dickey Steps Riding School to your Itinerary

    Address

    Rakewood, Littleborough, Lancs, OL15 0AT

    Telephone

    01706 373919

    Littleborough


    Horse riding in the South Peninnes and the beautiful Hollingworth Lake Country Park.Providing recreational and educational facilities.Horses and Ponies to suit all abilities.Hacks/lessons, Birthday parties,” pony for the day”.Riding for the Disable

  6. Add Middleton Memorial Gardens to your Itinerary

    Address

    Manchester Old Road, Middleton, Greater Manchester, M24 4EB

    Middleton

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

  7. Add Pennine Bridleway 'Loop' Mountain Bike Day Ride in Littleborough to your Itinerary

    Address

    Hollingworth Lake Country Park, Rakewood Road, Littleborough, OL15 0AQ

    Telephone

    01706 373 421

    Littleborough

    Fancy a new challenge? Then why not "Try a Trail" and have a go at this 10 mile loop from Walsden or extend it to a 20 mile ride by starting from Hollingworth Lake near Littleborough.

  8. Add Denehurst Park, Green Flag Award to your Itinerary

    Address

    Sandy Lane, Rochdale, Greater Manchester, OL11 5DS

    Rochdale

    Denehurst Park is a beautiful Rochdale park with substantial surrounding gardens.

  9. Add Jubilee Park, Green Flag Award to your Itinerary

    Address

    Hanson Close, Middleton, Greater Manchester, M24 2UH

    Telephone

    +44 (0)161 653 9626

    Middleton

    A Green Flag Award, this lovely little park is located in the town’s conservation area, between the recently renovated Middleton Library and St Leonards Church. It has an elegant bandstand and plenty of seating.

  10. Add Rochdale Canal to your Itinerary

    Address

    Littleborough, GREATER MANCHESTER, OL16 1LQ

    Telephone

    +44 (0)1706 924928

    Littleborough

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

  11. Add Milnrow Memorial Park, Green Flag Award to your Itinerary

    Address

    Newhey Road, Milnrow, Greater Manchester, OL16 4JF

    Milnrow

    Milnrow Memorial Park was created in 1952, and was built on the site of Cliffe House.

  12. Add Healey Dell Nature Reserve & Tea Rooms to your Itinerary

    Address

    Healey Corner, Off Whitworth Road, Healey, Rochdale, Greater Manchester, OL12 6BG

    Healey, Rochdale

    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.

  13. Add Ashworth and Roch Valleys to your Itinerary

    Address

    Ashworth Road, Bury and Rochdale Old Road, Heywood, Rochdale, Greater Manchester, OL10 4BE

    Telephone

    +44 (0)1706 350459

    Heywood, Rochdale

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

  14. Add Bowlee Community Park to your Itinerary

    Address

    Heywood Old Road, Middleton, Greater Manchester, M24 4GS

    Middleton

    Set within 40 hectares of land, Bowlee Community Park is a former RAF barrage balloon centre and is now used for community sports.

  15. Add Hopwood Clough to your Itinerary

    Address

    Rochdale Road, Hopwood, Middleton, Greater Manchester, M24 6XH

    Telephone

    +44 (0)1706 350 459

    Hopwood, Middleton

    Centred on Hopwood Hall College, Middleton Hopwood Nature Reserve near Middleton provides a woodland haven for birds and other wildlife whilst the informal paths allow visitors to wander through the woods enjoying their peace and tranquility.

  16. Add Hopwood Woods Nature Reserve to your Itinerary

    Address

    Rochdale Road, Hopwood, Middleton, Greater Manchester, M24 6XH

    Telephone

    +44 (0)1706 350 459

    Hopwood, Middleton

    Hopwood Woods is a haven for birds and other wildlife whilst the informal pathways allow visitors to wander through the woods enjoying the peace and tranquility.

  17. Add Falinge Park to your Itinerary

    Address

    Falinge Road, Rochdale, Lancs, OL12 6JE

    Telephone

    +44 (0)845 226 1800

    Rochdale

    A popular Victorian Park, close to Rochdale Town Centre. Main features are the façade of Falinge Hall and the Mawson designed formal gardens, which are complemented by the restored bandstand.

  18. Add Hare Hill Park, Green Flag Award to your Itinerary

    Address

    Hare Hill Road, Littleborough, Greater Manchester, OL15 9HE

    Littleborough

    Hare Hill Park in Littleborough is a traditional Victorian Park with many original features.

  19. Add Piethorne Valley to your Itinerary

    Address

    Ogden Lane, Newhey, Milnrow, Greater Manchester, OL16 3TQ

    Telephone

    +44 (0)1706 881 049

    Newhey, Milnrow

    2 miles from Newhey, the 6 reservoirs in the Piethorne Valley are surrounded by open moorland.

  20. Add Truffet Park, Green Flag Award to your Itinerary

    Address

    Bowness Road, Langley, Middleton, Greater Manchester, M24 4WT

    Langley, Middleton

    Truffet Park is the local park for the people of Langley, which is located 1 mile north west of Middleton.

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