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.
Here you will find links to local business and events.
Whitworth has once again been struck by adverse weather and we would like to provide advice to anyone affected by the recent heavy rains. Flooding issues should be reported to Lancashire County Council directly via their website. On their website there are also lots of links, helpful advice and contacts.
Whitworth also have a local Flood Forum group which attempts to get the various interested parties in one room to reduce flood risk in Whitworth including The Environment Agency, Lancashire County Council, Rossendale Borough Council and Whitworth Town Councillors alongside householders and local business. For more information contact the Chairman, Simon Macaulay on email@example.com or call 01706-853513