English Heritage sites near Westhoughton Parish
17 miles from Westhoughton Parish
English Heritage's only Nonconformist place of worship, this atmospheric Baptist chapel displays a complete set of box-pews, galleries and pulpit dating from c. 1742 to 1809.
WHALLEY ABBEY GATEHOUSE
20 miles from Westhoughton Parish
The 14th century gatehouse of the nearby Cistercian abbey, which was the second wealthiest monastery in Lancashire. The first floor of the gatehouse was probably a chapel.
27 miles from Westhoughton Parish
The remains of a Cistercian abbey founded in 1148, set on the banks of the Ribble against a backdrop of dramatic hills.
CHESTER ROMAN AMPHITHEATRE
28 miles from Westhoughton Parish
The largest Roman amphitheatre in Britain, used for entertainment and military training by the 20th Legion, based at the fortress of 'Deva' (Chester).
28 miles from Westhoughton Parish
The two massive Saxon stone crosses, elaborately carved with animals and Biblical scenes including the Nativity of Christ and the Crucifixion, dominate the cobbled market square of Sandbach.
CHESTER CASTLE: AGRICOLA TOWER AND CASTLE WALLS
29 miles from Westhoughton Parish
The original gateway to Chester Castle, this 12th-century tower houses a chapel with exceptionally fine wall-paintings of c. 1220, rediscovered in the 1980s.
Churches in Westhoughton Parish
What’s already happening at St. Bartholomew's church?
Worshipping in a modern, attractive building, all age groups are well represented in our congregation. A Sunday school meets at the same time as our 11am Sunday service and the church extends a warm welcome to everyone.
The parish church occupies a prominent and attractive location in the town and is popular for baptisms and weddings. We also conduct many funerals at St Bartholomew's as well as being a venue for civic and community services such as the annual Pretoria Pit Memorial Service, the Town Remembrance Sunday Service and the Civic Service.
St John's Wingates
St. James the Great
St. James the Great Church
St. James Street
What others have said about St James' From the Heritage Open Days visitors book "A welcoming church community and a beautiful building" and from a local state Primary School "Every year, St James's Church allows us to come and perform our Christmas carol concert, including giving us time to practise reading our lines beforehand. They are always welcoming and friendly and super role models for us."
We try to provide Church Services for differing spiritual needs including All Age Services, the more contemplative that are based on the Book of Common Prayer and a new venture Messy Church.
Pubs in Westhoughton Parish
619-621 Hindley Road, Hindley Green, Westhoughton, WN2 4EX
88 Market Street, Westhoughton, BL5 3AZ
55 Market St, Westhoughton, BL5 3AG
Daisy Hill Hotel
Dog & Pheasant
Greenfield Private Members Club
Hart Common Golf Club
Wigan Road, Westhoughton, BL5 2BX
105, Market Street, Westhoughton, BL5 3AA
Lostock Sports Club
46-48, Market Street, Westhoughton, BL5 3AZ
53 Market Street, Westhoughton, BL5 3AG
646, Manchester Rd, Chequerbent, Westhoughton, BL5 3JD
Rose & Crown
321 Leigh Road, Westhoughton, BL5 2JQ
480 Chorley Road, Westhoughton, BL5 3ND
Waggon & Horses
170 Chorley Road, Westhoughton, BL5 3PN
Westhoughton Conservative Club
12 Tithe Barn Street, Westhoughton, Bolton, Westhoughton, BL5 3TE
Westhoughton Labour Club
Westhoughton Sports & Social Club
2 Market Street, Westhoughton, BL5 3AN