Information on Local Accomodation, Food and Refreshments

Are you coming to one of our courses in Todmorden? Listed below are some places to eat, drink and stay that we are happy to recommend.


The Youth Hostel in Mankinholes (Stay Over)


Set within a quiet rural hamlet in the East Lancashire countryside, YHA Mankinholes is a former 16th century manor house perfect for walks in the nearby Pennine moorland. The Pennine Way and Calderdale Way are close by and you’ll find an abundance of other footpaths, bridleways and packhorse trails to explore.

The hostel enjoys excellent views and boasts a cosy lounge with a log burning stove, making it a favourite for those looking for a peaceful spot to relax after a long day on two feet.  Website, Phone: 0345 371 9751 or email:

Why guests love YHA Mankinholes

  • Quiet rural retreat
  • Great for walking holidays
  • YHA Exclusive Hire available

Lindores B & B (Stay over)

Excellent family run B&B just a 5 minute walk from the CWN studio. Many of our traveling students stay here. Warm reception, warm home cooked food.

Run by Jacobus & Mirandi Myburgh

Address: Burnley Road, Todmorden OL14 5EX
Reservations: 07580 334249


Site Pizza (Eat Out)

Site is a Wood fired Pizzeria with Craft beers and a Cocktail Bar situated just across the road for CWN. Perfect stop off after a day’s crafting!
We are dog friendly and have a beautiful courtyard garden.
 Tel 01706 815606 to book.

Open Weds – Fri from 5pm & Sat – Sun 12 noon.

Yorkshire willow (Buy Willow)

Based in Todmorden we Supply Bundles of Living Willow Rods and Cuttings and Range of Structure Kits.
Small or Large Willow Projects .

Tel: 01706 839170



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