The Government has announced a package of measures and financial help to help those directly affected by recent storms

Households and businesses in Rossendale affected by flooding during Storms Ciara and Dennis may be able to receive financial help.

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Rossendale cemeteries

We have four cemeteries located at Bacup, Whitworth, Rawtenstall and Haslingden. They all have plots available for Catholic, Church of England and Non-Conformist faith groups. Rawtenstall and Haslingden also have a Muslim section.

We are also responsible for the maintenance of five closed churchyards:

  • St James, Haslingden
  • St Thomas', Helmshore
  • Stonefold, Rising Bridge
  • Lower Deardengate, Haslingden
  • St Mary’s, Goodshaw.

We do not have cremation facilities but this service can be accessed in Hyndburn, Burnley and Rochdale.

To report a problem in one of our cemeteries please use of online form