Blackburn Travel Guide

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Blackburn Overview

Blackburn is an industrial town in Lancashire. It is situated on the southern edge of the Ribble valley, about 21 miles north/northwest of the city of Manchester. Since the war Blackburn has seen huge migration from India and Pakistan. It has the third highest population of muslims in England and Wales. It is also the only town (rather than city) in England to have a Cathedral.

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