Accrington

Accrington

Accrington Town Hall: ‘a top half apparently designed by someone unable to see the bottom half’

Events coinciding with home games in August
31 Amazing Accrington Soapbox Challenge
31 Ossy Proms
31 Rally & Classic Car Show (TBC)
September
14 History of Accrington Walk
October
5 Handmade & Fairtrade Market
25 Accy Horror Show!

What to see
You’ll find accounts of Accrington’s tourist attractions in Towns of Two Halves (and of 91 other places: order the book now for £8 from info@townsof2halves.co.uk). For additional information plus shopping, eating out etc there’s Visit Lancashire‘s Accrington pages. For more events coming up go to Amazing Accrington. Specific Accrington distinctions are:

Accrington Pals
Haworth Art Gallery
Hyndburn Heritage Museum
Oswaldtwistle Mills

‘The Sulphur-Crested Cockatoos mosaic alone is said to make a visit to the Haworth worthwhile’
‘The Hyndburn Heritage Museum is mainly about artefacts and the daily lives of the different kinds of people who used them’