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Bolton-by-Bowland is a tranquil and charming little village, with two village greens. The smaller green contains the remains of a 13th Century stone cross and old stocks. The village was recorded as Bodeton in the Domesday Book, meaning bow in the river. The church has many ornamental carvings and a font dating from 1500, which bears the arms of the Pudsay, Percy, Tempest, Hammerton and other families. The famous Pudsay tomb has an engraved figure of Sir Ralph Pudsay in full armour with the figures of his three wives and 25 children. Overlooking the River Ribble is Rainsber Scar, which is a beautiful spot - known locally as Pudsay's leap where William Pudsay is said to have made the leap on horseback when being chased by soldiers for illegally minting his own coins......>> Click here to discovery more about the village"
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June 2017 - After 9 months of intensive work, creating 7 beautiful rooms, a copper clad bar, cosy restaurant, new kitchen and beer garden they reached the end of the project and the Coach & Horses opened its doors to old and new friends. The in-house microbrewery complements the artisanal approach to restore the Coach and Horses in its old glory.
     

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Friday 23rd June 2017 - Car treasure hunt in aid of St Peter & St Pauls Church Bolton-by-Bowland. Friday 23rd June 2017 6pm from the village hall. £7.50 pp to incude pie and peas. All welcome - join us if tou can, a good fun night. Tickets from Catherine Curry 01200 447048 catherine@catherinecurry.co.uk more >>>
     

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Saturday 24th June 2017 - Bolton-by-Bowland Children's Committee Annual Village Sports Day starts at1.00pm on the village green, followed by Family BBQ and Disco with licensed bar on the school field from 5pm onwards. Please pre-book, entry by ticket only Adults £6.00 & Children £3.00 available from: Catherine Johnson 01200 447758 or Mair Stott 01200 445505. More details >>>
     
 
Sunday 20th August 2017 - The Village Hall, Bolton-by-Bowland, All entries must be in by 10.00am, Doors open at 2.00pm, Presentation of Trophies and Prizes at 4.00pm. Refreshments, Plant and Cake Sales , Tombola. Admission – Adults £1, Children Free. The aims of the show are to share in the enjoyment of gardening, to encourage friendly competition, to help members to improve their skills and standards, and to raise funds for the club, more details : Show Program >> Show Entry Form >>Banana Coconut Cake>>
     
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Bolton-by-Bowland is located within the forest of Bowland "An Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty
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b bolton by bowland b King Henry VI discovered a Spring at Bolton Hall & commissioned a stone wall to surround the well. more>> b bolton by bowland b Bolton-by-Bowland is mentioned in the Domesday Book of 1086. more >> b bolton by bowland b There has been a church in Bolton-by-Bowland as early as 1190 but little is known..more >>
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