Winter arrives at Rivington Terraced Gardens bringing snow

Snow settled at Rivington Terraced Gardens as temperatures dipped to 1.3 degrees today.

Friday, 18th January 2019, 4:45 pm
Updated Friday, 18th January 2019, 5:49 pm
Snow settles in Rivington Gardens

The heritage trust, which is working to conserve the gardens, posted a selection of pictures on Facebook saying simply ‘Winter is here‘, ‘It’s snowing in the Gardens’.

One picture showed a flurry of snowflakes with Rivington Pike in the background.

Chorley residents were quick to react online. Dawn Clarke wrote: “Up there yesterday... What a difference a day makes!”

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Snow settles in Rivington Gardens

Heidi Hodson wrote: “Wow, like a scene from Narnia.”

Dare devil Peter Smith gave a more adventurous reaction when he wrote: “Mountain bike weather.”