Join in

Email page to a friend
Your opinion of Clitheroe
Vote - Britain's favourite town


Telephone code: 01200
Postcode: BB7
Population: 15000
Clitheroe Jobs
Rather interesting Clitheroe facts

Clitheroe Tips

For a great view over the town of Clitheroe and the surrounding countryside, a touch of history, and a bit of exercise before heading off into the lovely Forest of Bowland, visit Clitheroe Castle, set on a towering motte above the town. Then you can feel justified in visiting Byrneís wine merchants, an Aladdinís cave of vinous wonders in the town. Donít be fooled by the unpromisingly small frontage, it extends into the hill in a series of cellar-rooms stocked with wines for the gentleman farmers and the footballers with taste who dwell in the Ribble Valley.

Clitheroe Town Details | Lancashire County Page | Lancashire Attractions | More Lancashire Tips

Brit Quote:
I like work; it fascinates me. I can sit and look at it for hours. - Jerome K Jerome
More Quotes

On this day:
Richard III becomes king of England - 1483, Corn Laws abolished - 1846, Berlin Airlift begins - 1948, Britons Slaughtered in Tunisia - 2015
More dates from British history

click here to view all the British counties

County Pages