Below are links to some web sites which may be useful.  There are several other links on appropriate pages of this site

Greenmount Village Community

Summerseat Village Community

Affetside Village Web Site (includes the link to BRIF below)

Bury Rural Inequalities Forum (BRIF)

Ramsbottom Heritage Society

Holcombe Moor Heritage Group

Bury Council

Northern Soul.  This web site, edited by a local resident, celebrates culture and enterprise across the North of England.  It has articles about many local activities and attractions, including a general one on Ramsbottom.

Wikipaedia Article on Holcombe