Here are a selection of links to other forums, clubs and societies active in our area:


Analogue Farm, Whitworth

Archaeological Discoveries in South East Lancashire

BALH (British Association For Local History)

Black Mountains Land Use Partnership

Campaign to Protect Rural England (CPRE)

Common Land in England

CPRE Lancashire, the Liverpool City Region and Greater Manchester

Curlew Action

Derbyshire Dry Stone Walling Association

Duchy of Lancaster

Edenfield Community Neighbourhood Forum

Edwin Waugh Dialect Society

England and Wales Wildfire Forum

Foundation for Common Land

GM Ringway – The long-distance walking route for Greater Manchester

GM Walking Routes

Greater Manchester Lieutenancy

Haworth, Cross Roads and Stanbury Neighbourhood Development Plan

John Meed – Writer, researcher and musician

Knowle Dorridge Bentley Heath Forum

Lancashire Local History Federation

Littleborough’s History

Local Heritage List – Greater Manchester

Local Heritage List – Lancashire

Manchester Community Central

Manchester History – Rochdale

Manchester Military History Society

Mellor Archaeolgical Trust

Mid Pennine Arts

Moors for the future

National Trails

National Trust Heritage Records Online

Norden, Bamford & Heywood Bridleways Association

Norden and District Local History Society

Norden Neighbourhood Forum

Ordnance Survey #GetOutside – Area information, maps, walks and more

Peak and Northern Footpaths Society

Prickshaw & Broadley Fold Conservation Area

Rochdale Connections Trust

Rochdale Field Naturalists

Rochdale Ramblers

South Pennine Archaeology Group

South Pennines Park

Tatham History

The Manor of Rochdale

The Olaudah Equiano Society

The Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service

Thornham St John’s Neighbourhood Forum

Touchstones Creative Writing Group

Village Link – Discover beautiful countryside ‘On The Edge’ of Bury

Whitworth Valley Angling Society

Woodford Neighbourhood Forum