The delighful village of Trawden was named as 'The Best Place to Live in the North West' by the Sunday Times, and for very good reason. These businesses are a shining example of the quality that Trawden has to offer.

Trawden Arms

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Trawden Arms is an independent, community owned pub with accommodation in Trawden (close to Colne town centre).

Our delicious home cooked food & selection of drinks, wines and ales make us the perfect destination. Our dog and family friendly pub is warm and welcoming, with plenty of outdoor seating and a children’s play area. Trawden Arms hosts a regular Quiz night every Sunday evening and an 'acoustic sing around' on Tuesday nights.

We regularly have community events, including live music from local talent and on the last Thursday of the month and we hold a 'bring your own vinyl' night. 

Church Street,



01282 337055

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The Yarn Loft

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Emily Foulds began as a crafty dream from my fabulous home in Trawden. There has been a Trawden Hall since 1555. We proudly live in the 3rd version. Trawden Hall is a stunning Victorian Manse nestled in the East Lancashire countryside with panoramic views. Emily Foulds the online knitting boutique is based here in Trawden. Our physical shop The Yarn Loft is based in Colne.

We stock exquisite yarns and knitting tools from here in the UK and around the world. We are keen to help you choose your next yarny project. We also support local yarn producers based just a few miles away from Trawden itself. 

The Yarn Loft 

Guy Syke Warehouse 

Primet Hill 


Bb8 9NF

0800 228 9400

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Croft Mill

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Croft Mill is an independent family-run fabric company based in Lancashire. We supply beautiful dress and craft fabrics from all over the world and deliver them directly to your door. We source from both local and international designers and manufacturers to bring you amazing and unique stock.

This comes from both the top end and high street designers and our stock changes all the time. You will find something on our website one week that may be gone the next.

We are a digital business, but appointments can be made to look at our range of over 3000 fabrics and haberdashery.

Croft Mill UK Ltd.
Office Units 5/6
Primet Business Centre
Burnley Road
Colne, Lancashire
United Kingdom

Telephone: 01282 859281

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