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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28 Sep

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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    Hallfold URC Social Event

    Coming to Hallfold URC in September, a return of the Taylor Rae Duo. Great songs of the Swing Era, pop and rock & roll from the 1950s and 1960s, Country & Western classics and Country Rock and Blues – all covered on vocals, guitar, mandolin and saxophone by this talented couple from over the border in Leeds. Put the date in your diary for a good night’s entertainment. Saturday 23rd September @ 7.30pm. £6 including refreshments but bring your own bottle if required. for tickets phone 01706 344894

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  • Riverside Macmillan Coffee Morning

    Cake tastes better together!

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  • Jimmy Grogan Memorial Concert

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    Mayors Charity Fundraiser

    Upcoming fundraisers for the Mayor of Whitworth's Charity Fund

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    Shop Local Food and Craft Fair

    Come along to the market open from 10.00am until approx 3.30pm.

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    Keep Whitworth Tidy Litterpick

    Meet the volunteers of Keep Whitworth Tidy between 9am and 10am to collect litter.

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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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    Riverside Halloween Party

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

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