News from The Valley

Iconic Queen's Arms Hotel up for sale

Posted on 18 September 2018 | 3:23 pm

Alyson Barnes has ruled out the council buying it as part of its regeneration plan

Review: Head for the Hills Festival, Ramsbottom

Posted on 18 September 2018 | 8:14 am

The Slow Readers Club, The Selecter and Bob Geldof's The Boomtown Rats were among the acts at this year's festival
Transdev's monthly passes cost more in Rossendale than Burnley and Greater Manchester

Plans unveiled for 119 homes in Whitworth

Posted on 14 September 2018 | 4:24 pm

Gleeson Homes has applied for planning permission for the Spring Mill site

Rossendale defendants up before the courts

Posted on 14 September 2018 | 4:20 pm

Our regular column from magistrates
Police were called to Dundee Lane, Ramsbottom this morning
Who's playing where, what's the deal with camping, and what else is there to do?
It has brought into focus the Local Plan, and calls for a rail link
The former Coronation Street actress is appearing in the Sky One show 'Brassic'
Rawtenstall Market remains a gem in our main town, and one which deserves to be far busier than it often is

Rossendale mum helping to combat 'period poverty'

Posted on 10 September 2018 | 4:15 pm

The Red Box Project provides free sanitary products for young women across the Valley
'The trick is to go high'
Police later arrested an unrelated driver for trying to go through the cordon in the wrong direction