Anchor is England’s largest not-for-profit provider of housing and care for the over-55s. We provide services to over 35,000 older people. Our passion at Anchor is giving older people a choice of great places and ways to live. We do this by treating our colleagues and customers as individuals (...)
Community Partnerships are informal partnerships involving; Local residents and representatives of local community groups, Borough and County Councillors, Rossendale Borough Council, Lancashire Police and Together Housing. There are four Community Partnerships across Rossendale covering the areas of; Haslingden, Rawtenstall, Bacup, Whitworth
Bacup Pride would like to invite Bacup to take part in the Bacup Flowerpot Festival – back again for 2018! Let your imagination run wild!
The trail and quiz will ensure you see most of the fabulous flowerpots that are around the town. Sculptures will be on show from July (...)
Bacup Now was launched recently as a Facebook page but is quickly growing into a community group that aims to put the heart back into Bacup.
The Facebook page posts all the activities and attractions that are currently available in and encourages interaction with the community and the group has (...)
Bacup Outdoor Market is a modern accessible market made up of cabins and open stalls. It is situated in the town centre and benefits from free parking. Our traders, full of character, offer a friendly and personal service second to none!
Open every Wednesday & Saturday from 9am to 4pm (...)
Bacup Pride were formed in September 2011 by a group of like-minded volunteers with the aims of improving the appearance of the fabric of the town, discouraging Crime and Antisocial behaviour, fostering Community Spirit and to promote and celebrate the history and heritage of Bacup and Stacksteads and the wider (...)
BPRCVS Communicars is a fantastic volunteer driver community transport scheme run by BPRCVS that operates throughout East Lancashire.
Communicars operates Monday to Friday between 9am – 5pm. To book journeys call the dedicated Communicars dispatch line on 01282 412096. Phone lines are open for bookings between 9am – 2pm.(...)
The Rossendale Debt Counselling Service is run by the charity Christians Against Poverty (CAP).
CAP is an award winning charity that offers free, face-to-face debt counselling to all. Our personal and long-term approach empowers people to get out of debt and learn budgeting skills with great success. 94% of our (...)
Community Defibrillators for Rossendale are a group of local volunteers who encourage and facilitate installation of Community Public Access Defibrillators in outlying villages and areas of high footfall to enable untrained members of the public to access a defibrillator in the event of a Sudden Cardiac Arrest.
The Community Association is a non-profit making registered charity & manage the facilities at the Village Centre in Crawshawbooth for the local community. The CA are in the final stages of taking over the building from LCC.
For many years the CA have managed the facilities at the Village Centre. (...)
The Doals’ Community Centre is a multi-purpose building established for the benefit of everyone in its local community of Weir, near Bacup, Lancashire on the site of the former Doals Baptist Church.
The Doals’ Centre opened in September 2008, following five years of fund-raising by Weir Community Partnership (...)
Edenfield is a village in the valley of Rossendale which has a very active residents association.
Edenfield Residents Association (EVRA) have been an active group of local residents serving the village for 35 years.
All residents of Edenfield are members of the association on moving into the area.
EVRA have (...)
The Environmental Health department at Rossendale Borough Council comprises a Commercial Team who concentrates on food safety and health and safety, and a Residential Team who deal with pollution issues, private rented sector housing conditions, contaminated land, public funerals and public health etc.
The Friends of Acre Village have been awarded a grant from the Heritage Lottery for their Interpreting Acre Project. The group are working with Proffitts, Lancashire County Council and Rossendale Borough Council with the aim of obtaining funding to preserve, restore and interpret the history of this interesting Victorian (...)