Barnoldswick Tourism

Barnoldswick (colloquially known as Barlick) is a town and civil parish in Lancashire, England. Near the county border with North Yorkshire, it is just outside the Yorkshire Dales National Park and the Forest of Bowland Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. The town is built in the shadow of Weets Hill, and Stock Beck, a tributary of the River Ribble, runs through the town. It has a population of 11,005. Barnoldswick and the surrounding areas of West Craven were part of the historic West Riding of Yorkshire between 876 (the earliest known written reference to the Ridings of York in the Anglo Saxon Chronicles) and 1974, when local government was reorganised; West Riding County Council and Barnoldswick Urban District Council were abolished and replaced in this area by the Borough of Pendle, a part of Lancashire. Situated on the lower slopes of Weets Hill in the Pennines astride the natural watershed between the Ribble and Aire valleys, Barnoldswick is the highest town on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal, lying on the summit level of the canal between Barrowford Locks to the south west and Greenberfield Locks just north east of the town. It is approximately 30 miles (48 km) from the cities of Leeds, Manchester and Preston. Nearby towns include Skipton to the east, Clitheroe to the west, Burnley to the south and Keighley to the east southeast. Barnoldswick, with 12 letters, is one of the longest place names in the United Kingdom without repeating any letters. Buckfastleigh, Devon; Buslingthorpe, Leeds, West Yorkshire; and Buslingthorpe, Lincolnshire are longer, with 13 letters.

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A place in United Kingdom, Barnoldswick is an interesting place to visit, given its unique culture, history and character. The nearest major city to Barnoldswick is Manchester. So, ideally any vacation planner would recommend you to visit Manchester for its bountiful attractions like Museum Of Science And Industry, The Lowry, The Village on your trip to Barnoldswick. Get in the character of the city, this city requires at least of 1 to 2 number of days of exploration.

Yes,it is that simple really! Enjoy your trip! Keep travelling!

  • Know the pollution level of Barnoldswick before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 60 (High)
    • Water Pollution 25 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 62.5 (High)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 45.83 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 60 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 45.83 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 75 (High)
  • How safe is Barnoldswick for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Barnoldswick.

    • Burglary and Theft 58.51 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 57.98 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 54.26 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 64.86 (High)
    • Car Stealing 56.38 (Moderate)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 62.77 (High)
    • Attacks 58.51 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 70.21 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 53.89 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during night 30 (Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 56.38 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 46.74 (Moderate)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 64.89 (High)
    • Safety Index 40.37 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 85.59 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 58.97 (Moderate)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 57.33 (High)
    • Cost of Living Index 63.69 (Low)
    • Health Care Index 69.84 (High)
    • Purchasing Power Index 93.1 (Moderate)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Here's how much it will cost to shop in Barnoldswick

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.12 USD
    • International Movie per seat 12.15 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 33.89 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 73.47 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 61.06 USD

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