Padiham /ˈpædiəm/ is a small town and civil parish on the River Calder, about 3 miles (5 km) west of Burnley and south of Pendle Hill, in Lancashire, England. It is part of the Borough of Burnley, but has its own town council with varied powers. Padiham was originally a rural village lying by the River Calder. It is still surrounded by attractive countryside on an arc running from the north-west to the north-east in the foothills of Pendle Hill.
SEE: Memorial park and the Greenway, great for a beautiful walk
DO: Gawthorpe Hall and see inside this beautiful Jacobean hall.
EAT: Grab breakfast or lunch at The Fat Giraffee