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Local Bus and Rail Services
Marsden Train Station

Local Community

Marsden online. Local info, businesses and events
Colne Valley Renaissance Market Towns Information
Marsden and Slaithwaite Renaissance Market Town
Marsden Moor National Trust Estate
Marsdens Local History Society
Bellastown-A Local site with Information about Marsden
Marsden and Slaithwaite Transition Towns website and information
Edibles, Food at the heart of the community
Marsden Community Association
River Colne Project
The Marsden Mechanics Institute
Kirklees Local Government website

Places to visit

The Standedge Visitors Centre
Marsden Moor National Trust Estate
Pennine Waterways
The Colne Valley Museum
The Peak District National Park


Local Events

The Imbolc Fire Festival
Marsden Cuckoo Festival
Marsden Jazz Festival

Walking and Outdoors

A selection of local walks in the South Pennines
South Pennines Walk, Cycle and Ride website
The National Open Access Land website
The Pennine Way
The Standedge Trail
Kirklees Council Public Rights of Way information
Walking Britain Website- 20 walks near Marsden HD7
Walkingworld website
The Ramblers Association
Campaign for the Protection of the Rural Environment
The Open Spaces Society
The Campaign for National Parks
The Long Distance Walkers Association
The National Trails Website
Walk for Life Campaign
Peak and Northern Footpath organisation
Holme Valley Mountain Rescue- Marsden
Health walks in Marsden and South Kirklees
Mountain Feet- Specialist Mountain Sports Footwear and Outdoor Equiptment.
Saddleworth Llama and Donkey Trekking Centre- Try a different walking experience.
Walking in Yorkshire- For 100's of free walks to download and details of books,maps and clubs
Stocksbridge Walkers Are Welcome
Denby Dale Walkers Are Welcome

For more local walk information please see our Walk Pages.


Kirklees Council Accommodation Information

For a list of accommodation providers in the area see our Accommodation Page

Cafes, Restaurants, and Pubs etc

Hey Green Hotel, Marsden
The Olive Branch Restaurant and Rooms, Marsden
The New Inn Public House, Restaurant and Rooms, Marsden
The Olive Branch Restaurant and Rooms, Marsden
Mozzarellas Family Pizzeria. Marsden
The Tunnel End Inn, Public House, Food and Accommodation. Marsden
A Month of Sundaes. Ice cream, Cafe and Gallery. Marsden
Crumbles on the corner, Cafe. Marsden
Angies Kitchen Cafe and Bistro. Radish Greengrocer and Deli and others at:
The Handmade Bakery. Slaithwaite
Slaithwaite Cooperative. The Green valley Grocer


Tourism and Visitors Information

Marsden Visitors Information

Greater Manchester Countryside Website

Visit Yorkshire. Official Web Site. Walking Information




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