Irwell Vale - Since 1833.

Please join us for our 180th birthday celebrations. There will be plenty of fun activities for all the family, see the poster below for details!

The 180th birthday poster was designed by Caroline Ogden Graphic Design. Please get in touch via if you require her design talents.

Thanks go to Robert Wade for the picture of our bridge at the top of this page. You can see more of Robert's pictures of the village on his flickr page:

The Irwell Vale Photography Club meet in the church every Friday, you can find out more and see examples of their fine work on their website:

The wonderful nursery located next to the village church has it's own website too:

Essentially Natural is a family based concern in the village making organic handmade soaps, handmade skincare products and natural aromatherapy soy candles. You can find out more on their website:

The Irwell Sculpture Trail passes through the village as does the East Lancashire Heritage Railway. You can find out more about both of them here: