Rossendale – Bocholt town twinning

Rossendale Borough Council is twinned with Bocholt in Germany.  Contact with Bocholt can be made through the Friends of Bocholt: Mrs Susan Davey Tel: 01706 215203 or email:  

Find out more about the history of the twinning in this section.

Rossendale - Bocholt

Town twinning grants - Bocholt

The council gives out small grants to support town twinning activities.  Find out more in this section or email  

Town twinning grant application guidance

Town twinning grant application

Rossendale links with Engels

Rossendale has had a link with the town of Engels in Russia since 1998.  Find out more about the friendship agreement in this section.


Town twinning of Whitworth and Kandel

Whitworth Town Council also has a twinning agreement.  

Whitworth Town Council and Kandel in Germany became twinned in 1966. Find out more about the twinning agreement in this section. 

Whitworth and Kandel