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Sport, leisure and culture

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Find a range of leisure and sporting activities across the Rochdale borough.


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Sport and fitness

Find swimming pools, leisure centres, gyms, fitness classes and more.


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Hollingworth Lake

There's lots to do for you and the family including water activities, walks, bird watching and fishing.


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Events

Find the latest events around the borough.


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For residents and people visiting the area, find places to see and things to do. 


Local history, arts, heritage and
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Local history, arts, heritage and conservation

Local galleries, museums, history and more.


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Parks and countryside

Parks, countryside and walks around the borough.


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Cycling

Find local cycle lanes, route planners events and training.


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Rochdale Music Service

Friendly and accessible service that provides high quality music tuition.


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Markets

Find out where and when the local markets and car boot sales are on.


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Allotments

Request an allotment or join an allotment society.


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Libraries

Renew your library book or see what events are taking place in your local library.


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Volunteering

Find out about local opportunities to become a volunteer.


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Rochdale Town Hall

Find out about guided tours, events, dining and weddings in Rochdale's fabulous Town Hall.


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Bowlee Garden Nursery

Find plants for your garden.


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Things to know about Rochdale

Some things to know about the borough of Rochdale's rich heritage.


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Rochdale webcams

See the Rochdale peregrine falcons or the town centre redevelopment.


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Public toilets

Find a public toilet in Heywood, Littleborough, Middleton and Rochdale.


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Events

Rochdale Literature and Ideas Festival
15 October 2018
An exciting week of arts for all ages from Monday, 15 October 2018 to Monday, 22 October 2018, covering drama, comedy, poetry, children's shows and more.
Remembrance Sunday services
11 November 2018
There are 7 Remembrance Day services and parades happening across the borough so we can pay our respects to those who have made sacrifices in defence of the country.
Rochdale Christmas Market and Lights Switch On
24 November 2018
Festive food, drinks, gifts, family entertainment and of course Father Christmas - as we light up Rochdale.
Play.Train.Relax. Visit Rochdale
Hidden secrets. Visit Rochdale