CELEBRATE Heritage Open Days and explore Smithills Hall with a tour of this magnificent building on Sunday 22 September.

This year marks the 25th anniversary of Heritage Open Days.

Smithills Hall opened to the public as a museum in 1963 but its history dates back to the 14th century.

Tours will take place on Sunday, September 22. The hall is open from noon until 4pm. Tour times are 12.30pm, 1.30pm and 2.30pm.

Those interested should jus turn up and admission is free.