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.
After the success of the first Fair in June, Burnley Market will be hosting their second Arts & Crafts fair this Saturday, 13th September 10am to 5pm.The venue will once again be the open market facility located adjacent to the market hall and visitors can expect to see a wide range of hand made local arts and crafts on display. Their is a variety of arts and crafts on display as well as craft demonstrations.Entry is free. read more>>