Brimming with individual shops and historic treasures you wont find on your customary high street, the Ribble Valley is the perfect place to pick up gifts as well as tempting treats for yourself from the eclectic range of shops on offer.
The thriving market town of Clitheroe is a shoppers delight and a dream to those who dislike mass-market produced goods. The pavements are filled with people bustling in and out of Clitheroe's plethora of privately owned stores, many of which have been run by the same families for generations.
Wander down Berry Lane, the oldest part of Longridges's Berry Lane and see how the shop fronts retain their character of a bygone time. Mix with locals and the farming community, browse in the excellent range of distinctive shops and antique galleries. The delicious smell of nearby bakeries and delicatessens may be too much for temptation, so give in and sample what they have on offer.
This quaint and typically English rural village always exceeds everyone's expectations. Whalley has a rich selection of designer clothing stores lining the streets and many a new visitor seeks out the surprising 'find' they've been looking for.
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