Stydd Gardens

Experience, like so many others, the unique atmosphere of this enchanting place. You can’t just put your finger on it – or easily explain it, but you get a feeling. Is it a little bit like stepping back in time – or maybe nostalgic? Well, we don’t exactly know, but lots of our visitors say the same thing. It’s different to anywhere else. You will only know what we mean if you come and feel it for yourself.

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Historic Browsholme

browsholme hallBrowsholme Hall, lies in the Forest of Bowland four miles north-west of Clitheroe. Overlooking the Hodder Valley, it is believed to be the oldest surviving family home in Lancashire, and is open for fascinating tours and special events.

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Wild Boar Park

Young girl with baby wild boarsPicnics, walks, wildlife, play areas and fun for all the family at Wild Boar Park. Enjoy feeding the animals and meeting the famous wild boar face to face. It’s worth checking out the website for special events and for when new arrivals are born, and you can be amongst the first to see them.

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Organic Gazegill

Gazegill-OrganicsHere is a great opportunity to experience a traditional working farm, in the heart of Ribble Valley’s finest countryside. You can meet the farmer, learn about organic farming and meet a variety of animals too. A farm shop has a tasty range of treats on offer most of which are home produced or locally sourced but all come naturally with no added chemicals or additives. Watch out for special events throughout the year.

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The Emporium

The EmporiumVisit The Emporium Clitheroe for a truly intoxicating lifestyle experience. Half coffee shop, wine bar and brasserie; half
interior design superstore. The Emporium is genuinely unlike anywhere you have seen or been before. Its Parisian Grand Cafe style appeals to everyone. Don’t forget that everything in the building is for sale. Any item can be bought as seen or ordered in new.

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Mrs Dowsons

Step into the farming world where nature and family-friendliness combine. Come and join the farmer for some of the most exciting events on the farming calendar, from Lambing Live to Nature Walks and Tractor Rides – be sure to finish the day off with one of Mrs Dowsons award winning Ice Creams. For further information please visit


Down a country lane, a mile away from Waddington visitors are always assured of a warm and smiley welcome at ‘Melt’. Their own range of candles and melt products made on site, along with organic skincare ranges, niche perfumes, cashmere, leather goods and jewellery offer a diverse, calm and sophisticated shopping experience.

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