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  1. 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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  2. 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.
    1. 1 Jan 202231 Dec 2022
  3. 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.
    1. 1 Jan 202231 Dec 2022
  4. The bandstand at Hare Hill Park.
    Hare Hill Park in Littleborough is a traditional Victorian Park with many original features.
  5. The Rochdale Cenotaph.
    The restored Rochdale Memorial Gardens provide a quality public green space in the heart of Rochdale town centre.
  6. Truffet Park.
    Truffet Park is the local park for the people of Langley, which is located 1 mile north west of Middleton.
  7. Chairs and tables set out at Hopwood Park.
    Hopwood Park is a small pocket park crammed with facilities and features you would normally only expect in a bigger park.
  8. A mother and child feeding ducks at Hollingworth Lake.
    In Victorian times Hollingworth Lake was known as the "The Weighvers' Seaport".
    1. Aqueduct in a wooded clearing.
      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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    Number of results: 45

    , currently showing 21 to 40.

    1. 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.

    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 Broadfield Park, Green Flag Award to your Itinerary

      Address

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

      Telephone

      0300 303 8884

      Rochdale

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

    4. Add Rochdale Memorial Gardens, Green Flag Award to your Itinerary

      Address

      The Esplanade, Rochdale, Greater Manchester, OL16 1AB

      Telephone

      0300 303 8884

      Rochdale

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

    5. 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.

    6. Address

      Rochdale borough

      Telephone

      01706 924 928

      Rochdale borough

      10 of the borough's parks and green spaces have been given the prestigious Green Flag Award. This means they are 10 of the very best parks in the UK.

    7. Add Cronkeyshaw Common to your Itinerary

      Address

      Cronkeyshaw Common, Syke, ROCHDALE, Lancashire, OL12 0QR

      ROCHDALE

      Cronkeyshaw Common is a beautiful green space characterised by large areas of open grassland with trees across the entire site.

    8. Add Hollingworth Lake Water Activity Centre to your Itinerary

      Address

      Lakebank, Hollingworth Lake, Littleborough, Rochdale, Greater Manchester, OL15 0DQ

      Telephone

      +44 (0)1706 370 499

      Littleborough, Rochdale

      Hollingworth Lake Water Activity Centre has been leading the way in the provision of water activities in the Northwest of England since 1989.

    9. Address

      Across the borough

      Blue plaques celebrate famous people, places and historic events in the borough of Rochdale. Purple plaques in Rochdale borough celebrate Dame Gracie Fields and mark places of significance in her life.

    10. Add Pennine Bridleway to your Itinerary

      Address

      Watergrove Reservoir, Wardle Road, Wardle, Rochdale, Greater Manchester, OL12 9EN

      Telephone

      +44 (0)1706 924928

      Wardle, Rochdale

      The Pennine Bridleway is the country's first National Trail for horse riders, mountain bikers, and walkers, and it passes through the rugged Pennine hills near Littleborough.

    11. Add Rochdale Pioneers Museum to your Itinerary

      Address

      31 Toad Lane, Rochdale, Greater Manchester, OL12 0NU

      Telephone

      +44 (0)1706 524920

      Rochdale

      The Rochdale Pioneers Museum is widely regarded as the home of the worldwide Co-operative movement.

    12. Address

      There are a number of guided walks you can join in Rochdale borough for FREE. All walks are guided by a walk leader.

    13. Summit Gap and Railway Tunnel

      Add Summit Gap and Railway Tunnel to your Itinerary

      Address

      A6033, Todmorden Road, Littleborough, Greater Manchester

      Telephone

      +44 (0)1706 373 421

      Littleborough

      This important crossing point hosts the longest railway tunnel, 2869 yards, when built by George Stephenson in 1841, the highest point on the Rochdale, an ancient packhorse route and turnpike road.

    14. Address

      Peregrine falcons have been nesting outside the clock tower at Rochdale Town Hall since 2008. Get the latest updates on the falcons during the nesting season.

    15. Add Queen's Park, Green Flag Award to your Itinerary

      Address

      Queen's Park Road, Heywood, Greater Manchester, OL10 4UY

      Telephone

      0300 303 8884

      Heywood

      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.

    16. Add Alkrington Woods Nature Reserve to your Itinerary

      Address

      Manchester Old Road, Alkrington, Middleton, Greater Manchester, M24 1WF

      Telephone

      +44 (0)1706 350 459

      Alkrington, Middleton

      Once part of the Alkrington Hall estate, this area of mature woodland provides an ideal habitat for a wide range of flora and fauna.

    17. Add Kitcliffe - A Piethorne Valley Walk to your Itinerary

      Address

      Rangers’ Office, Ogden Lane, Newhey, Milnrow, Greater Manchester, OL16 3TQ

      Telephone

      01706 881049

      Newhey, Milnrow

      Built between 1872 and 1878 to collect water from the Wickenhall Brook, Ogden Reservoir holds 185 million gallons. Ogden and Foulwater Lodge together release up to 1 million gallons of water per day into Piethorne Brook.

    18. Add Bib Knowl - A Hollingworth Lake Walk to your Itinerary

      Address

      Hollingworth Lake Country Park and Visitor Centre, Rakewood Road, Littleborough, Rochdale, Greater Manchester, OL15 0AQ

      Telephone

      01706 373421

      Littleborough, Rochdale

      Looking towards Rochdale, the area known as Lake Bank can be seen. It has developed into the popular entertainment centre for Hollingworth Lake. and an important centre for water sports.

    19. Add Bluebell Wood - A Piethorne Valley Walk to your Itinerary

      Address

      Rangers’ Office, Ogden Lane, Newhey, Milnrow, Greater Manchester, OL16 3TQ

      Telephone

      01706 881049

      Newhey, Milnrow

      Although known locally as Bluebell Wood, its proper name is Old House Ground Plantation. This mixed woodland provides a valuable habitat here on the high moors, although you can see how severe weather stunts the trees and sometimes blows them over.

    20. Add Rochdale Town Centre - Blue Plaque Trail to your Itinerary

      Address

      Rochdale Town Hall, The Esplanade, Rochdale, Greater Manchester, OL16 1AB

      Rochdale

      Rochdale Town Centre - Blue Plaque Trail takes you to the location of 20 blue plaques erected up to the end of summer 2013, coupled with information on listed and historic buildings of great interest.