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Chatburn Village is a conservation area in the Ribble Valley electoral ward.  It lies north east of Clitheroe adjacent to the A59, close to Pendle Hill and in 2011 the population was 1102. The Parish Council is the trustee of the village hall which was gifted to Chatburn in 1948.  Originally a Reading Room it has been completely refurbished and includes a snooker room. The village hall is available to hire for meetings and social purposes.  Land for a playing field was purchased  in 1937 and an additional parcel of land was gifted to Chatburn by Miss Robinson after WW2 which is held in trust by the Parish Council. The playing field is used as a Recreation Ground, Cricket Ground, Football Pitch and by Chatburn School. Adjacent to the playing field is a children’s playground.

Chatburn Conservation Area

Ribble Valley Borough

Ribble Valley Borough Council – Tel. 01200 425111

Lancashire County Council

County Councillor Ged Murphin

Tel. 07841729146


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MP Nigel Evans

Chatburn Village

Christ Church

Chatburn Allotments – for information contact Della Johnston Tel. 01200 440517

Chatburn Circular Walk

Trading Standards Service Helpline   Tel.  08454040506

Citizens Advice Clitheroe Tel. 0300 330 1182

Chatburn School –

Chatburn Cricket Club –

To hire the Playing Field contact Chatburn Parish Council

Parish Notice Boards

The Parish Council notice board, located outside the Village Hall, Downham Road publicises meetings together with parish and local government information.Other notice boards are sited at the playing field main gate and in the centre of the village.