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.

The new 2018 Official Whitworth Calendar is now available, click here to order your copy.

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26 Oct

Full council meetings

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

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    Mayor of Whitworth's 60's Fundraiser

    A groovy fundraiser in aid of the Mayor of Whitworth's Charity Fund, starring 'Off the Record' and a 60s disco - 60s fancy dress encouraged. Saturday 21 October 2017, 7pm until late at The Riverside, Market Street, Whitworth Tickets £15 including buffet

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    Buggy Bootcamp

    NEW to Whitworth library, every Wednesday starting 25th October 9.15am - 10am £2 per class Fun exercise class with other new parents, no need to book, just come along For more information contact info@upandactive.co.uk or telephone 01706 221524

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  • Whitworth Library Afternoon Tea

    Afternoon teas take place at Whitworth Library on the last Friday of every month between 2.30pm and 4pm Each month a different guest speaker visits and refreshments are available for a donation to Friends of Whitworth Library Group

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    Riverside Halloween Party

    Family Halloween party, Sunday 29th October 1pm - 5pm Fancy dress encouraged!

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    Buggy Bootcamp

    NEW to Whitworth library, every Wednesday starting 25th October 9.15am - 10am £2 per class Fun exercise class with other new parents, no need to book, just come along For more information contact info@upandactive.co.uk or telephone 01706 221524

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  • St Mary and St Anselm Christmas Fayre

    St Mary and St Anselm will hold their Christmas Fayre at the Riverside on Saturday 4th November 2017 from 10am until 1pm.

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  • St Mary and St Anselm Christmas Fayre

    St Mary and St Anselm will hold their Christmas Fayre at the Riverside on Saturday 4th November 2017 from 10am until 1pm.

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  • St Mary and St Anselm Christmas Fayre

    St Mary and St Anselm will hold their Christmas Fayre at the Riverside on Saturday 4th November 2017 from 10am until 1pm.

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