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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Top chef cooks up a storm for Birchall customers

He's cooked for royalty, film stars, sporting heroes and pop legends - and now Paul Dickson is cooking up a storm for Birchall Foodservice customers. Paul's appointment follows the award-winning business move to bigger premises on Burnley Bridge Business Park, which include a state-of-the-art exhibition centre and demonstration kitchen. As well as hosting in-house demonstrations, he has also been on the road visiting customers in their own businesses to show them the benefits of using the company's own label Country Range products. Justin Birchall, managing director, explains: "Paul brings a wealth of foodservice experience to the business and is already proving to be a read more>>