Cycle Path from Park Hill Barn to Leeds & Liverpool Canal?

A LONG-AWAITED cycleway between Barrowford and Colne via Park Hill Barn at the Pendle heritage Centre is being advanced, see Lancashire Telegraph report HERE.

 

market day poster-1Pitches Available for Barrowford’s Market Day

A combined Farmer’s, Craft and Car Boot Market… why not book a pitch for Barrowford’s Market Day at Holmfield House Community Centre. See below for details…

 

3632002198Trough Laithe site, Barrowford to be developed

Access has been granted to the Trough Laithe site by Pendle Council where up to 500 homes could be built. The area is believed to comprise parts of a medieval pasture enclosure, part of the Forest of Pendle vaccaries complex established around 1290.

In an often tetchy three hour meeting of Pendle Council’s Development Management Committee which saw councillors verbally clash with campaigners on several occasions, councillors voted in favour of Peel’s outline application seeking access to the site off Barrowford Road but reserving matters in terms of scale and design.

Read more: http://www.pendletoday.co.uk/news/local/council-grant-access-to-trough-laithe-site-1-7697634#ixzz3yyPir8hP

Gardening Groups combine…

The Pendle Heritage and Barrowford Park Friends gardeners combined their efforts on Wednesday (4th November) and made a good start clearing the raised bed between the park and the centre. A large number of bulbs were planted and it certainly looked much better without the brambles. We’ll tackle the weeds on the car park cobbles…

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