This was a poster which was posted around Heywood on Jan 17th 1846….
Pioneers Museum will be providing fun days every Wednesday during the school holidays. Pioneer Wednesdays start this coming Wednesday and the first one is called Pioneer Bees.
The Great Hudson Street Fire The Great Hudson Street Fire was quite an event. Scores of people watched 50 firemen from Rochdale, Oldham, Bury, Heywood and Littleborough fight a spectacular fire in Hudson Street on Tuesday night, the 21st, at the premises of Rochdale Motor Panel and Engineering Limited. Within minutes of the outbreak being…
Inspiration for Denise’s books came from Littleborough where she lives with her husband Jeremy and son Rees. She developed her ideas for storylines and chapter settings during her walks around Littleborough including Hare Hill Park and along Rochdale Canal.
For tales of terror & horrifying hauntings and a fun entertaining evening get you cannot go wrong.
Discover Middleton Guided Walk will take you through the heart of old Middleton, revealing the great, good and gruesome.
“Just looking through some old 45 rpm singles and found some in the original bag”
Whether you love them or hate them the windmills over Rochdale are here to stay, this video goes a long way towards showing the marvelous countryside around our area and for me personally towards liking the structures themselves.
Ellenroad Mill Steam Museum is a fantastic day out for all the family, it rains quite a bit around here so it’s great for a wet day and better still when it’s sunny. Why not have a family picnic?
My mother went to Parish Church School Rochdale c1924 onwards – this is the badge off her uniform.
Alternative route home, Tour De France
Birtle Heywood, is a village that lies within the Metropolitan Borough of Rochdale, in Greater Manchester. Although the people of Birtle may tell you different.