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Newchurch, Lancashire

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Newchurch, Lancashire

Newchurch is a village in the Borough of Rossendale, Lancashire. It is around one mile away from Rawtenstall and half a mile from Waterfoot. It was also the home of Rossendale United F.C. home ground Dark Lane until it dissolved in 2011 and was set on fire on Sunday 15 January 2012. The derelict site is currently being consider for 50 new family homes.
DistrictRossendale
Administrative CountyLancashire
Traditional CountyLancashire
OS GridSD8222
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionNorth West
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityLancashire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLancashire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLancashire
Ambulance AuthorityNorth West
Dialling code01706
Population3,000
 

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