Directory of Members

Alden Cottage - Alden Cottage is an idyllic 17th Century holiday cottage, offering award-winning Self-Catering accommodation. The cottage is situated in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty 1 mile north of Stonyhurst College, near Hurst Green and 4 miles south west of Clitheroe in Lancashire's beautiful Ribble Valley & Forest of Bowland. Address:  Alden Cottage, Kemple End, Birdy Brow, Stonyhurst, Clitheroe, Lancashire BB7 9QY, England Website: www.aldencottage.co.uk Telephone: 01254 826468 Email: info@aldencottage.co.uk
Aspinall Arms - They have a large bar at the heart of the pub serving a selection of cask ales, a back bar shelf crammed with malts and gins and an extensive wine list, all sourced and selected locally where we can. Our chef team develop seasonal menus with a spine of freshly prepared, classic British dishes, complemented by more exotic influences from other parts of the world – in other words, modern British cooking. Website www.aspinallarmspub.co.uk Address Aspinall Arms, Mitton, BB7 9PQ Email  aspinall.arms@brunningandprice.co.uk Telephone 01254 826 555
Atelier Arts - Atelier Arts is a dynamic working space for artists in the Ribble Valley. Artists Beverley Chapelhow and Keith Parkinson, who run Atelier Arts have been working from their studios in the centre of Clitheroe since 2012. Atelier Arts is the base for up to 8 working artists and offers a range of Arts services for professional and recreational Artists alike. Address: Bowland Chambers, Harris Court, Wellgate, Clitheroe, BB7 2DP. Telephone: 07742 060273/ 07738 997566. Website: www.atelierarts.co.uk Email: info@atelierarts.co.uk
Bashall Barn Weddings Logo Bashall Barn - Restaurant, coffee shop, ice cream parlour and farm shop in the day amazing marriage and wedding venue at night!  Founded in 2001 as a small rural farm shop the business expanded in 2009 into a Food Visitor Centre. Voted by Rose Prince as one of the top 50 farm shops in the UK, Made in Lancashire as one of the few to hold the Highest Quality Assured Award and most recently voted by industry experts as the BEST ON FARM RESTAURANT IN THE UK. Bashall Barn is home to several superb artisan food producers and also, unlike most food retailers, we…
Image of the front of the accomodation Bonnygrass Cottage - Bonnygrass is a newly refurbished stone built terraced cottage in the centre of Clitheroe dating back to the 1800’s available for holiday rental. Backing onto the Castle grounds and set back from the road, the cottage is perfect for a luxurious stay in the beautiful Ribble Valley. The cottage strikes a balance of being relaxing, but just a few minutes walk away from all the amenities of a market town. Address: 4 Woone Lane, Clitheroe,  Lancashire,  BB7 1BG. Telephone: 07973730023 Website: https://www.bonnygrasscottage.co.uk/ Email: helen@pacenote.com
Bowland Retreat Lodges Exterior Bowland Retreat Lodges - Bowland Retreat Lodges are offering a collection of self - catered luxury lodges with Jacuzzi hot tubs. ​A contemporary, stylish retreat where you can escape to the stunning countryside as well as access close by amenities. Whether this is indulging in local craft beers, exquisite dining or enjoying famous walking routes. Situated in the heart of the Ribble Valley, we are nestled between the historic market town of Clitheroe and the quaint village of Whalley. With the Forest of Bowland on our doorstep, an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, they are surrounded by beautiful scenery. Website www.bowlandretreatlodges.co.uk Address The Beeches,…
Bowland Wild Boar park - Situated in the heart of the Forest of Bowland National Park, Bowland Wild Animal Park is a short distance from the picturesque village of Chipping. Surrounded by fells and woodland and sat on the banks of the river Hodder, it is a delightful place to enjoy the countryside and local wildlife, have fun in the fresh air and take time out from the hustle and bustle whilst having lots of different activities for the kids to do. Address:  Bowland Wild Boar Park Limited, Chipping, Preston, PR3 2QT Website: www.wildboarpark.co.uk Telephone:  01995 61075 Email: info@wildboarpark.co.uk
Externa; View of Bramley Cottages Bramley Farm - Converted from a 19th century barn, these holiday homes, are situated on the owners’ working sheep farm and set in 170 acres of environmentally managed farmland in the heart of the Forest of Bowland Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. The Barn and Bramble Cottage are semi-detached and the Stable stands detached. We are just 2 miles from Whalley, with its historic buildings, charming shops, cafes and restaurants, it is the perfect base for exploring the Ribble Valley, Pendle and the Trough of Bowland. Address: Clerk Hill Road, Wiswell Website: N/A Telephone: N/A Email: bramleyfarm@hotmail.co.uk
Browsholme Hall - Browsholme Hall is the oldest surviving family home in Lancashire - is the ancestral home of the Parker Family, who have lived there since it was built in 1507. Browsholme Hall is a nationally important Grade I listed historic house. The Hall has a pre-eminent collection of historically associated antiques, paintings and furniture of museum quality. Furthermore the red sandstone house has a genuine claim to be the oldest surviving family home in Lancashire. Browsholme certainly is an historic house unique in so many ways. Set within the Forest of Bowland, Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, the Hall is surrounded…
Calfs Head Calfs Head - Nestled at the foot of Pendle Hill in the conservation village of Worston, seemingly far away from the hustle and bustle but In reality only a quarter of a mile from the A59 is our picturesque country inn at the heart of the village. The Inn boasts stunning views of Pendle Hill and when weather allows, the opportunity to dine and drink in the large gardens or on the decking overlooking the babbling stream. Inside there is a cosy snug with a roaring log fire or diners can choose the glass house with picturesque views of the surrounding countryside and…
Chestnut Cottage - Delightful cottage in the grounds of the owners home, extended in 2017, its own off road parking with spectacular views of Pendle Hill from the new sunroom. Well equipped to a high standard with three TVs, washing machine, free wi-fi and bed linen/towels provided. There are two bedrooms (one twin and one double on ground floor) and a new dining room. The cottage also benefits from a private garden with gazebo and table and chairs. There is a pub located just 150yds away and shops just one mile away. Perfect for keen walkers. One small dog welcome. This is a…
Chicken Shed - We would be delighted to welcome you for a stay in the Chicken Shed, our luxury boutique self catering on the side of Pendle Hill. We constructed this industrial-chic converted barn on the ruins of an old farm outbuilding and used the original stones as well as beams and structural parts that have been at Knowle Top for many decades. The concept of the Chicken Shed is to immerse our guests in nature, and at times the winds blow down Pendle hard. We think it part of the charm, and made sure the Chicken Shed enjoys perfect insulation so our…
Image of Clerk Laithe Clerk Laithe - Family run Clerk Laithe Lodge in the Forest of Bowland, a designated Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, was newly opened in Spring 2014 offering superior bed and breakfast accommodation in spacious en-suite rooms. Guests will enjoy excellent home cooked food for Breakfast, Lunch or Evening Meals. A warm welcome is assured. There are 5 individually furnished Stylish and Modern Bedrooms. Our newly built Lodge is in a traditional stone built barn style with views across the Hodder Valley. All tariffs include a Full English or Continental Style Breakfast. A Daily Housekeeping Service is provided, within the tariff, for all rooms…
Clitheroe Castle Museum - The museum stands high on Castle Hill, in the shadow of the Castle Keep, an image which has dominated Clitheroe's skyline for over 800 years. The historic landmark of Clitheroe, in the heart of the Ribble Valley offers a day of exploration for all the family. Our intriguing galleries will take you on a journey through 350 million years of history, heritage and geology of the local area. Younger hearts may take an adventure kitted out with rucksack, map and magnifying glass! Address: Castle Hill, Clitheroe, Lancashire, BB7 1BA Website: www.lancashire.gov.uk/leisure-and-culture/museums/clitheroe-castle-museum Telephone: 01200 424 568 Email: clitheroecastle@lancashire.gov.uk
Clitheroe Chamber of Trade - Clitheroe Chamber are an active business chamber funded by it's members and organised by a dedicated team of volunteers. To contact the chamber please email the secretary on secretary@clitheroechamber.co.uk. Website http://www.visitclitheroe.co.uk/clitheroeChamber/clitheroeChamber.aspx?page=clitheroe-chamber Address 38 Whalley Road, Clitheroe, Lancashire  BB7 1AW  
Clitheroe Market Clitheroe Market - The traditional market town of Clitheroe operates a weekly market on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays between 9am and 4pm. Antique/Flea Market on a Friday open all year round, including Bank Holidays. Address Station Rd, Clitheroe BB7 2JW Website https://www.ribblevalley.gov.uk/info/200286/arts_events_and_tourism/1399/clitheroe_market Telephone 01200 443012 Email clitheroemarket@ribblevalley.gov.uk  
Coach and Horses sign on the front of the pub Coach and Horses Bolton by Bowland - The Coach & Horses, a traditional Coaching Inn with seven beautifully created bedrooms, set in the idyllic village of Bolton by Bowland in the heart of the Ribble Valley. Each of the bedrooms is unique, decorated in a style befitting a traditional Coaching Inn. Ideas, based on impressions of years of visits to many boutique hotels worldwide, have been used to create a memorable experience. To book a table in our restaurant, or to book one of the rooms in the hotel, be sure to get in touch directly for the very best pricing and details on our latest offers…
Cobden Farm B&B - There is a warm welcome for guests to our farmhouse B&B on our working, family farm, on the hillside overlooking the beautiful Sabden valley and Pendle Hill, in the Forest of Bowland AONB. We are within five miles of Clitheroe, Burnley and Pendle. We have two en suite rooms designed for visitors or business people. Both double and twin-bedded rooms are spacious with countryside views. Cobden Farm 4 Star (Breakfast Award) Bed and Breakfast holiday accommodation is an ideal get-away-from-it-all location for visitors or business people but still handy for all road, rail and air routes. Address: Cobden Farm, Sabden, Clitheroe, Lancs. BB7 9ED…
Two caravans in a field Cross Lane Caravan and Camping Park, Waddington - Cross Lane Caravan and Camping Park is situated on the southern fringe of the Forest of Bowland (area of outstanding natural beauty), nestling at the foot of Waddington Fell with outstanding views over Pendle Hill and the Ribble Valley. The site is located at Gannies Farm, Cross Lane Waddington which has been farmed by the Walmsley family since 1923. Ian and Susan are the third generation to run the farm, with their children David and Rebecca. It is a working farm which runs a sheep flock of 230 lambing ewes, around 40 to 50 head of traditional breeds of cattle…
Dale Hey Touring Park - Friendly, privately owned, family run non-residential touring site. Benefiting from open, scenic fields with panoramic views of Pendle hill. Dale Hey offers a fantastic location for families, walkers and those who love the countryside. Our 12-acre broad leaved woodland (planted in 2003) has paths which are clearly marked so that you can enjoy our site fully. Practical Motorhome magazine Feb 2019. We were listed in their top 12 sites to visit. Preston Road, Ribchester, Lancashire PR3 3XL Phone: 07900321372 Email: daleheypark@outlook.com Website: www.daleheyfarm.co.uk
David Johns David Johns Bespoke Guided Tours - David Johns is a Lancastrian born and bred and has lived in the area all his life. With over 25 years of experience in tourist information he has a depth of knowledge which is second to none. Whether you're interested in abbeys and castles, mill shops and markets, tracing your ancestors or simply seeing some of the best that England has to offer, let David give you a day out to remember Address: 3 Breeze Close, Foulridge Email: dpjohns@talktalk.net Telephone: 01282 789047 Website: https://dpjohns2.wixsite.com/djohnstours
Eaves Hall Eaves Hall - Welcome to Eaves Hall, without a doubt one of the finest exclusive use wedding venues in the North West. A glorious building surrounded by beautiful gardens set amidst the simply stunning countryside of the Ribble Valley. The thoughtfully updated interiors have been designed to bring out the best of the original features, creating a unique, contemporary country house ambience and atmosphere. The 30 bedrooms, ranging from magnificent suites to dinky twins and singles, have all received the same treatment too. Several rooms are licensed for civil ceremonies making Eaves Hall the perfect choice for small, intimate weddings and bigger blowouts…
Everything Retreat Logo Everything Retreat - Luxury lodge retreat nestled in the beautiful Ribble valley, Lancashire. Concierge service, Couples retreat for those looking for the ultimate break. Address: Everything Retreat, Pendle View Lodges, Primrose Lane, Mellor, BB2 7EQ Website: Everything Retreat - Coming Soon (everything-retreat.com Email: louise@everything-retreat.com
Foxfields Country Hotel - Situated in the heart of the Ribble Valley, Foxfields Country Hotel has a total of 44 rooms, and a variety of options for guests to choose from to ensure their stay is as comfortable and well-suited to their needs as possible. The hotel has comprehensive spa facilities, including a swimming pool, a sauna, a steam room and a small gym. Address: Whalley Road. Billington. Blackburn. Lancashire. BB7 9HY Website: www.foxfieldshotel.com Telephone:  01254 822556 Email:  enquiries@foxfieldshotel.co.uk
Gibbon Bridge Icon Gibbon Bridge - Gibbon Bridge grew from Janet’s dream of a tea shop to what it is today - 36 years later - a four star country hotel with an established reputation for good food and luxury. It is the ideal place for lunch, or dinner and offers excellent value for money in superb surroundings. The restaurant overlooks the award winning gardens and Longridge Fell, and has a fabulous terrace for relaxing and soaking up the atmosphere. Website www.gibbon-bridge.co.uk Address Chipping Forest of Bowland Lancashire PR3 2TQ Email  reception@gibbon-bridge.co.uk Telephone 01995 61456
Hackings Caravan Park - For those who seek peace and tranquillity in a delightful country setting this is the ideal location, set in 20 acres of mature parkland in the heart of the beautiful Ribble Valley. Our park is personally supervised by ourselves, (Wendy, Linden and Wendy) as resident owners and our sole aim is to ensure that your holiday home is enjoyable and carefree. You will find yourself surrounded by friendly, like-minded people who create a real ‘community’ feel. We consider our park to be our labour of love and we work tirelessly with its landscape to create a natural haven for visitors…
Office Staff Harrison and Drury - Situated in the heart of the Ribble Valley, Harrison Drury’s Clitheroe office is in the perfect location to provide legal advice for all individuals and businesses in East Lancashire. The opening of Harrison Drury’s fifth office in Clitheroe in late 2014 continued our terrific expansion of services throughout the North West, opening up a whole new area for us to provide legal advice to work alongside our solicitors in Kendal, Lancaster, Garstang and head office in Preston city centre. Our solicitors in Clitheroe are now available to serve clients in many neighbouring towns including Blackburn, Burnley and Colne, as well…
Higher Gills Farm - If you want a complete escape from the stress and strain of modern life, a holiday at Higher Gills Farm could be just what you need. Situated at the foot of Pendle Hill, Higher Gills Farm offers magnificent panoramic views of the Forest of Bowland, and the Ribble Valley from your accommodation. In the distance can be seen the high moors of the Yorkshire Dales including Ingleborough and Penyghent. Also you can see across to Malham Moor and Malham Cove and the Aire Valley, and then over into Wharfedale. Higher Gills Farm is surrounded by the villages of Barley, Downham…
Higher Trapp Higher Trapp - Nestled in four acres of magnificent terraced gardens situated in the Pendle Valley, Higher Trapp House enjoys an elevated position and panoramic views across the Lancashire countryside and offers charm, comfort and luxury. Higher Trapp is the perfect choice for business and leisure, ideal for conferences and team-building workshops, luxury weddings or a romantic weekend getaway. Website lavenderhotels.co.uk/hotels/higher-trapp-house/ Address Trapp Lane, Simonstone, Nr Burnley, Lancashire BB12 7QW Email  highertrapp@lavenderhotels.co.uk Telephone +44 (0)1282 772781
Holden Clough Holden Clough Nurseries - Set in the scenic hamlet of Holden near Bolton-by-Bowland, Holden Clough Nursery is known across the country for growing award-winning hardy plants. Whether it is Perennials, Shrubs, Alpines or maybe something a bit more unusual, we grow everything at Holden Clough Nursery!   Website holdencloughnursery.com Address Holden Clough Nurseries Holden, Bolton-by-Bowland Lancashire BB7 4PF Email info@holdenclough.com Telephone 01200 447615
Holmes Mill - Based in the heart of Clitheroe, Holmes Mill is a unique celebration of Lancashire food, drink and entertainment. Featuring a beer hall, hotel, food hall and much more, this former textiles mill is the perfect place to indulge, unwind and explore. Address: Holmes Mill, Greenacre Street, Clitheroe BB7 1EB Website: www.holmesmill.co.uk Telephone: 01200407111 Email: Enquiries@holmesmill.co.uk
Inch Perfect Trials - On the back of the success of the display team, and due to a high demand, Inch Perfect Trials also run a full range of experience and training days suitable for aged 7 upwards and all ability levels. Based in the beautiful Ribble Valley, just 20 minutes out of Clitheroe lies 100 acres of fantastic trialling land at the home of Inch Perfect Trials. Let us put you through your paces with and adrenaline filled day out like no other! Thrilling and challenging training and experience days are delivered by out professional trials riders in stunning and rugged countryside. Training…
Inside Gallery Knowle Top Studios - Knowle Top Studios is a fine art gallery located in the heart of Lancashire’s market town of Clitheroe. The gallery is home to the photography of Irene Amiet and Duncan Phillips, offering collector’s prints, gifts, fabrics and decor, all uniquely printed with Duncan’s and Irene’s images. Work portrays views of landscapes, wildlife and lifestyle from England’s north, the Ribble Valley, Pendle, the Forest of Bowland, the Yorkshire Dales and Lake District. Address: 14 Castlegate, Clitheroe, BB7 1AZ Telephone:  Duncan: 07575 177 171 | Irene: 07445 555 002 Email: info@knowletop.com Website: www.knowletop.com
Little Biz Marketing - Whether it is the time or the expertise you are lacking, Little Biz Marketing offers you cost-effective, hands-on support, giving you more time to focus on running your business. A Lancashire lass based in the Ribble Valley - a professional marketer who is passionate about understanding businesses helping them succeed and achieve their goals.  Having worked in marketing, public relations and communications for over 25 years covering technical, engineering, government, tourism and retail sectors. Friendly, reliable, down to earth and highly motivated with a wealth of experience to offer.  Every business has a story to tell.  It’s Little Biz Marketing's…
Picture of a bedroom Little Oakhurst - Get away from the hustle and bustle of everyday life with a glamping holiday and unwind in our cosy and luxurious Yurts. Set within a friendly working Farm in the heart of the Ribble Valley. We offer 2 secluded  Yurts which are on a small meadow, that offers chilled out days that's in tune with nature. There's plenty to do and explore, or take a slower pace and enjoy the nature and peace, with woodland and the Tolkien's walk right on our doorstep. Address: Overhacking Farm, Stonyhurst, Nr Clitheroe, Lancashire, BB7 9PY. Telephone: 07908614736. Email: overhackingfarm@googlemail.co.uk. Website: www.littleoakhurst.com
Live Magazines - Our consumer and corporate readers aspire to the finer things in life and enjoy discovering more about the area in which they live, work and play. The Live Magazines Ltd titles deliver original editorials covering the latest in fashion, travel, beauty, business, sport, interiors, motoring, culture and property. Live Ribble Valley and Live Preston & Fylde are the perfect complement to life in one of Britain’s most desirable counties and aims to showcase luxury living to an affluent audience who enjoy the compelling editorial content, which has been carefully tailored to their profiles. Live Ribble Valley and Live Preston and…
Longridge Heritage Centre Trust - The Heritage and Visitor Centre is situated in the centre of Longridge by the old Preston and Longridge Railway line, which operated from 1840 to 1967. The former station has been thoughtfully converted to house the Heritage and Visitor Centre, along with a cafe and meeting rooms for hire. The Heritage and Visitor Centre is a great place to visit to gather information about Longridge and the surrounding area – you can find out about Longridge's fascinating history; browse the old photographs on the Town Archive; or view one of our regularly changing exhibitions. Talks on local heritage topics are…
Exterior Photo of Lower Buck Lower Buck - The Lower Buck is an independent, English Country Inn in our wonderful village, Waddington, that is family owned.  The family have a group of chefs, restaurateurs, and designers who collectively believe in delivering wonderful service and hospitality. Joined together by their love of home cooked food, cask ale, travel and design, The Lower Buck offers something truly unique for the traveller.  Harking back to 1760, live the history with three real fires, wonderful discussions at the bar and well-behaved dogs in this true pub. Address: Edisford road, Waddington BB7 3HU. Telephone: 01200 423342 Email: hello@thelowerbuck.com Website: www.thelowerbuck.com
Living Room Lower Buck – Accommodation - The Lower Buck has two king sized double rooms with ensuite and a holiday cottage offering three rooms that can accommodate six people in the heart of Waddington Lancashire. The rooms and holiday cottage are perfect for couples and families who love stunning scenery, good food and great walking quite literally on the door step. Address: Edisford road, Waddington BB7 3HU Phone: 01200 423342 Email: hello@thelowerbuck.com Website: www.thelowerbuck.com
Lowsun Lodges - Based in the heart of Lancashire Ribble Valley beneath the infamous Pendle Hill, LowSun lodges are set in secluded countryside within walking distance of Clitheroe Town Centre, with excellent motorway and train links. Address: Lowsun Lodges, Upbrooks Farm, Clitheroe, BB7 1PL Website: www.lowsunlodges.co.uk Telephone: 01200 428392 or 07973473929 Email: lawseupbrooks@aol.com