Our pride, our passion, our place… visit Burnley.

Burnley’s tourism industry is worth close to £100 million per year, there are 1,374 jobs in the visitor economy and Burnley welcomes over 2.4 millions visitors. You can walk around Towneley Hall with characters from the past, or take part in fun runs through the countryside, enjoy theatre performance in the park or exhibitions of sculptures or paintings in the galleries. With well over 150 events taking place throughout the year you are sure to find a reason to get out of the house and try something new.

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Ellis Brigham TrailBlaster 12

A 12 hour team relay/ultra-marathon race Ellis Brigham are delighted to be joining up with CannonBall Events and Inov-8 to bring you the very first Ellis Brigham TrailBlaster12 Ultramarathon, 21st June 2015 at Towneley Park! 8am Start – 8pm Finish What is the Ellis Brigham Trail Blaster 12? It's a 12 hour off-road relay race / Ultra marathon challenge against the clock. Whether you're a 5-minute miler or 15-minute miler, everyone is welcome. Set on the longest day of the year it promises to be a day you won't forget. Whether you run solo, pairs or teams of 4 or 5, it will test out all read more>>