Union Road is a long meandering road that runs between Oswaldtwistle Mills and the Black Dog. There are 100s of independent shops, a number of family run restaurants, eateries, bars and many businesses. The Civic Arts Centre and Theatre is on Union Road, as is the stunning War Memorial that was built in 1925. There is easy access to Rhyddings Park, Foxhill Nature Reserve and Brookside Nature Reserve from Union Road. History walks are run regularly along the length of the road and you can purchase the walks which will help you to explore. Contact the Civic on 01254 398319 for details.