Grandpa Greene's Luxury Ice Cream

“Rural parlour serving award-winning ice cream” - VisitEngland Assessor


Oldham, Lancashire

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Grandpa Greene’s Luxury Ice Cream can be traced back to the 1920s when its founder used a churn behind his Salford corner shop. Now an award-winning business, the ice creams are served at its parlour and café bar in Diggle. Enjoy the full range in this spacious venue with its glass fronted terraces, indoor dining room and waterfront seating.

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ROSE Award
Highest Quality Assured
Grandpa Greene's Luxury Ice Cream
Bridge Bank House, 5 Ward Lane, Diggle, OLDHAM, Lancashire, OL3 5JT


About the area

Discover Lancashire

Lancashire was at the centre of the British cotton industry in the 19th century, which lead to the urbanization of great tracts of the area. The cotton boom came and went, but the industrial profile remains. Lancashire’s resorts, Blackpool, Southport and Morecambe Bay, were originally developed to meet the leisure needs of the cotton mill town workers. Blackpool is the biggest and brashest, celebrated for it tower, miles of promenade, and the coloured light ‘illuminations’. Amusements are taken very seriously here, day and night, and visitors can be entertained in a thousand different ways.

The former county town, Lancaster, boasts one of the younger English universities, dating from 1964. Other towns built up to accommodate the mill-workers with back-to-back terraced houses, are Burnley, Blackburn, Rochdale and Accrington. To get out of town, you can head for the Pennines, the ‘backbone of England’, a series of hills stretching from the Peak District National Park to the Scottish borders. To the north of the country is the Forest of Bowland, which despite its name is fairly open country, high up, with great views.

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