Hyndburn local area guide

A borough in East Lancashire, Hyndburn is located between Blackburn and Burnley and covers a number of towns - find out what the area has to offer.

About Hyndburn

Taking its name from the River Hyndburn, the borough is surrounded by lovely open green spaces that offer countless opportunities to explore and get fresh air. You’ll find great transport links, vibrant communities, great schools and plenty of local amenities available.


Our favourite places to eat in Hyndburn

Finch Bakery – The perfect place for those with a sweet tooth, find mouthwatering, beautiful treats from brownies to cakes to cookies, you won’t be able to resist. 36 Queen St, Great Harwood, Blackburn BB6 7QQ The Hyndburn Bridge – Using a number of local suppliers, this pub and restaurant offers a relaxed atmosphere and is dog friendly and family friendly. Whalley Rd, Clayton-le-Moors, Accrington BB5 5SQ The Plough – A family-run restaurant offering high quality British dishes, this place is great for an evening out or to celebrate a special day. 2 Broadfield, Oswaldtwistle, Accrington BB5 3RY Red Buddha Bar and Restaurant – Providing a fresh approach to dining, this stylish restaurant has delicious and creative options on its menu that are inspired by Asian cuisine. Unit 5, Cannon Corner, 1 Cannon St, Accrington BB5 2ER


The best schools in Hyndburn

St Christopher’s – Located north of Accrington, this high school with academy status strives to provide a holistic education. Queens Rd W, Church, Accrington BB5 4AY Peel Park Primary School – A highly reputable mixed primary school for pupils aged 4-11, they have been rated ‘Outstanding’ by Ofsted. Alice St, Accrington BB5 6QR The Hollins – A successful secondary school in Accrington they are committed to nurturing children and have been praised by parents for being a warm and friendly school. Hollins Ln, Accrington BB5 2QY


Places to go for walks in Hyndburn

The Coppice – There are several paths to reach the summit known as ‘The Coppice’ where you’ll be able to see magnificent views of Accrington and beyond. Accrington BB5 Dean Clough Reservoir – The reservoir is a 10.3 km loop trail that features a lake and is great for those looking to hike, walk, run or explore wildlife. Dean Clough Reservoir, Hyndburn, BB6 7UW Jackhouse Nature Reserve – An accessible walk for all, it’s a great place to walk the dogs around the ponds or through the woods. Pot House Ln, Oswaldtwistle, Accrington BB5 3RR


Top cocktail bars in Hyndburn

Tipsy Table – Serving up delicious, stunning cocktails in a modern setting this bar is the perfect place to celebrate or unwind. They frequently have live music and from their gin trees to their list of inventive cocktails, there’ll be something that will catch your eye. Abbey St, Accrington BB5 Tiger Lounge – The right place to come for Instagram worthy cocktails, their exciting signature cocktails have the wow factor when it comes to presentation – expect edible glitter and smoke. If you’re going in a group they’ve got different sharing trees options including the Cocktail Tree which offers a mix for those who can’t decide. 119 Abbey St, Accrington BB5 2BB

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