Blackburn is a town in the east of Lancashire and in the north-west of England. The production of textiles in the town dates back to the middle ages, with Blackburn having become one of the most significant locations for textile production during the Industrial Revolution, with a massive corresponding increase in population. Modern Blackburn is a diverse and bustling town surrounded by dramatic countryside and full of wonderful things to see and do. The town has a gorgeous cathedral and lots of fantastic green spaces, as well as an ice arena and bouldering centre fantastic for the sporty. Shoppers can enjoy The Mall, Blackburn's local shopping centre, which has a fantastic range of high-street brands. The town is fantastic for commuters, with travel to Liverpool and Manchester taking only an hour, whilst young families will be well-served by the range of schools in the area. Properties to rent in Blackburn range from fantastically affordable terraces perfect for young families as well as perfect family homes and more expansive houses with expansive gardens in the nearby countryside.