Welcome to Roughlee Village

Hi, we’re a friendly community based in the beautiful and historic village of Roughlee, East Lancashire. We’re at the foot of Pendle Hill, six miles north of Burnley and about a mile from Barrowford. Roughlee is situated in the stunning Forest of Pendle, an outlier of the Forest of Bowland Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.

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Roughlee Village Centre

Situated in the heart of Roughlee is the recently renovated Village Centre, home to a vibrant programme of events and available to hire – ideal…

Alice Nutter

To commemorate the 400th anniversary of the infamous witches trials, one of the best known – Alice Nutter – was immortalised as a statue in…


Superfast Broadband (and vouchers)

Whilst we’re waiting for the fibre optic rollout to be completed in Roughlee, here’s an overview of what high speed rural broadband is currently available and the government subsidies available to help cover their cost.