Welcome to Whitworth Town Council's website

Whitworth is a thriving town, population approximately 7,500, which is situated in the Rossendale Valley in Lancashire, in the North West of England. Whitworth is nestled in the foothills of the Pennines, between the towns of Bacup to the north and Rochdale to the south.

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15 Jun

General Purposes Committee Meeting

Unless stated otherwise, all meetings start at 7.30pm and take place in the Council Chamber at the Council Offices, within the Civic Hall (Riverside) complex. All are open to the public; agendas for each meeting are issued at least 3 working days in advance and are posted on the noticeboard at the Riverside and on this website.
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Forthcoming Events

  • Whitworth Sports Festival 2017

    Whitworth Sports Festival will run from June 10 to June 18. Full details will appear in the June edition of the Whitworth Valley News. If you’ve any great ideas or you want to offer any help – marshals are always welcome, please contact Jo Furtado on 853442 or 07813180748.

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    Keep Whitworth Tidy Litterpick

    Meet the volunteers of Keep Whitworth Tidy between 10am and 11am to collect litter. Meeting location will be announced nearer the time on the 'Keep Whitworth Tidy' facebook group. All welcome and equipment provided.

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  • 2017 Scarecrow Festival

    The 7th Whitworth Scarecrow Festival takes place from 1 July – 9 July this year. Once again this year the public will be voting for which display they think is the best, with the winners announced at the Family Fun Day and Dog Show at the Riverside on 9 July. If you’d like to take part you can pick up an entry form from various locations in Whitworth. Last date for returning the forms is Friday 9 June, so you’ve got plenty of time to come up with ideas for your display. Any queries, call Melanie at the Town Council on 01706 852018.

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    Family Fun Day and Dog Show

    The family fun day will return this year on 9th July and after last year's success there will also be a dog show taking place.

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    Family Fun Day and Dog Show

    The family fun day will return this year on 9th July and after last year's success there will also be a dog show taking place.

    Read more...

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    Family Fun Day and Dog Show

    The family fun day will return this year on 9th July and after last year's success there will also be a dog show taking place.

    Read more...

  • media 4

    Family Fun Day and Dog Show

    The family fun day will return this year on 9th July and after last year's success there will also be a dog show taking place.

    Read more...

  • media 4

    Family Fun Day and Dog Show

    The family fun day will return this year on 9th July and after last year's success there will also be a dog show taking place.

    Read more...