PLEASE NOTE: Price is per person and based on two people sharing a twin/double room. Single room supplements and upgrades are not included.
We depart and make our way toLancashire and our hotel for the next 4 nightswith dinner, bed and breakfast, with tea/coffeeand biscuits served on arrival.
This morning we leave and ride around Pendle Hill, haunt of the notirious Pendle Withes of long ago, and head for the village of Foulridge, near Colne, where we join the Marton Emperor for a relaxing canal cruise through delightful scenery. Afterwards we make our way through theForest of Bowland to Slaidburn and Clitheroe.We take a break here and have time for lunchand, today being market day we have the chanceto browse around the stalls and find a bargain.
Our first visit today is to famous‘Ossie Mills’ – at Oswaldtwistle – a unique andvast complex with retail therapy, restaurants andmuch more. This afternoon we have a treat as wevisit the Chocolate House, near Blackburn, tolearn the arts of producing hand made delicacies,with refreshments and samples included. This is afascinating and informative visit
Today we make our way to Rochdalewhere we visit the museum in Toad Lane anddiscover how the movement grew over the years. Later we visit Bury and their famousmarket, the largest in the North of England andlater we catch the afternoon train on the EastLancashire Railway for a ride along the IrwellValley to Rawtenstall, from where we return tothe hotel for our last night.
After breakfast we leave and begin ourjourney home
The Foxfields Country Hotel
The Foxfields Country Hotel and Suites is situated near the
village of Billington. Leisure Club facilities include heated indoor
swimming pool, sauna and gym. All bedrooms are luxurious fully
equipped suites, all en suite with interactive TV with movies and
tea/coffee making facilities.
The hotel does not have a lift.Back to top