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There are many theories on how Oswaldtwislte came about its unusual name.  Most of them involve a man by the name of Oswald, possibly King of Northumbria, possibly not. 

Today the town is well worth a visit to explore Oswaldtwistle Mills and Stockley's Sweets Visitor Centre, a real Aladdin's cave for the family.

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Oswaldtwistle Mills

Set around a working mill and its grounds, Oswaldtwstle Mills offers a range of facilities for individuals, families and group visits.

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