Rossendale Tourism

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Rossendale /ˈrɒsəndeɪl/ is a district with borough status in Lancashire, England, holding a number of small former mill towns centred on the valley of the River Irwell in the industrial North West. Rossendale combines modest size urban development with rural villages and is immediately south of the more populated town of Burnley, east of Blackburn and north of Bolton, Bury, Manchester and Rochdale, centred 15 miles (24 km) north of Manchester. In the 2001 census the population of Rossendale was 65,652, spread between the larger towns of Bacup, Haslingden and Rawtenstall; the villages of Crawshawbooth, Edenfield, Helmshore, Waterfoot, Whitworth; and as well as Britannia, Broadclough, Chatterton, Cloughfold, Cowpe, Irwell Vale, Loveclough, Newchurch, Shawforth, Stacksteads, Stubbins, Turn, Water, Whitewell Bottom and Weir. The population at the 2011 Census had risen to 67,922. The district was formed on 1 April 1974 under the Local Government Act 1972, from the municipal boroughs of Bacup, Haslingden, Rawtenstall, part of Ramsbottom Urban District and Whitworth Urban District. Rossendale is twinned with the German town of Bocholt, located close to the Netherlands border. The name "Rossendale" may also refer geographically to Rossendale Valley, and historically refers to the medieval Forest or "Chase" of Rossendale, which encompassed approximately the same area as the modern district. Rossendale is part of the Rossendale and Darwen constituency. Jake Berry MP has been the Member of Parliament for Rossendale and Darwen since 2010. All of Rossendale is unparished, except for Whitworth, which has a town council.

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If you are looking for travel information of Rossendale in United Kingdom, you've come to the right place. Rossendale is located at a short trip away from Manchester a major city in United Kingdom. Manchester, is a worth visiting city owing to its prime attractions like Museum Of Science And Industry, The Lowry, The Village. Also, to reach Rossendale, you'll have to take a flight to Manchester; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. Get in the character of the city, this city requires at least of 1 to 2 number of days of exploration.

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Facts and Stats for Rossendale*

  • Pollution Statistics in Rossendale

    Know the pollution level of Rossendale before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 43.75 (Moderate)
    • Water Pollution 42.05 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 54.55 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 66.3 (High)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 32.61 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 60.87 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 40.38 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 50 (Moderate)
  • Rossendale: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Rossendale for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Rossendale.

    • Burglary and Theft 60.54 (High)
    • Mugging and Robbery 58.93 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 51.49 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 29.63 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 47.62 (Moderate)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 61.45 (High)
    • Attacks 61.01 (High)
    • Drug offense 72.32 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 72.62 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 31.55 (Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 63.1 (High)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 32.44 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 67.26 (High)
  • Living in Rossendale - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Rossendale is 133.69 (High)

    • Safety Index 43.66 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 87.28 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 52.97 (Moderate)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 40.93 (Moderate)
    • Cost of Living Index 75.13 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 78.95 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 7.56 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 73.89 (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.

  • Cost for Essentials in Rossendale

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Rossendale

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.19 USD
    • International Movie per seat 11.99 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 43.16 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 77.24 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 76.53 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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