Clitheroe Car Finance

Used Car Finance in Clitheroe, Lancashire

GB Car Finance specialises in used car finance in and around Clitheroe. We will work hard to help you obtain an approval decision, based on affordability, in minutes and drive away your new used car within 24 hours!

Car Finance Based On Affordability

If you need a loan to buy a used car then you have come to the right place - We could help to find car finance for you regardless of your current financial circumstances. We regularly help people with bad credit, even if they have been refused elsewhere.

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Used Car Finance Clitheroe

Car Finance Clitheroe

We are available to help people access car finance 247, 365 days a year - Whether you need an affordable family saloon, an economical hatchback, a large car or a people carrier we will work hard to help you find the right car for you. Apply online day or night, or speak with one of our friendly operators who will help guide you through the car finance application process and answer any questions you have.

“I was happy with the deal I got for my new car as I've struggled in the past to get the finance from any other company as I've had bad credit. They were very helpful on the phone and helped me choose my car - I was more than happy and would recommend GB Car Finance to anyone…”

All circumstances considered - CCJs, defaults, arrears, self employed, benefits, limited or no credit history, refused car finance elsewhere - Whatever your circumstances we'll look to help.

Used Car Finance in Lancashire

As well as Clitheroe, GB Car Finance is pleased to assist people searching for car finance in Accrington, Ashton-under-Lyne, Bacup, Barnoldswick, Blackburn, Blackpool, Burnley, Carnforth, Chorley, Colne, Darwen, Fleetwood, Heywood, Lancaster, Leigh, Leyland, Littleborough, Lytham St Annes, Morecambe, Nelson, Ormskirk, Pemberton, Poulton-le-Fylde, Preston, Rossendale, Skelmersdale, Thornton-Cleveleys and Todmorden in Lancashire.

More information about Clitheroe


Clitheroe is a major market town located in the western reaches of the Ribble Valley in Lancashire, England. With a population of 20,695 as of the 2011 census, Clitheroe is a major economic centre for Lancashire, with a bustling city centre brimming with shops and cafes. A regional hub for finance, retail, transport and tourism, Clitheroe is a centre of growth, with many local businesses and organisations specialising in the car industry, finance industry and even motorsport.

The Car Industry

Clitheroe has long been a hub for the car industry, with several car dealerships operating in the town since the 1980s. The long standing presence of these dealerships has had a significant influence on the local car industry, with the quality of service and customer experience acting as a major factor in the continued success of the town's car industry.

The largest car dealership in Clitheroe is Bower's Motors, which was established in 1987 and specialises in used cars. The dealership has grown to become one of the most successful in the Ribble Valley, providing both quality cars and exceptional customer service.

In addition to used dealerships, Clitheroe is also home to Clive Riley's Garage, a family-run firm specialising in the repair and servicing of cars. Established in 1970, the business has over 40 years' experience in servicing and repairing vehicles, and has even diversified into the sale of used cars. With its success, the business has grown to become one of the leading specialists in the UK, renowned for its top-class services.

The Finance Industry

Clitheroe has also become a major centre for finance, with several major insurers and other such financial services companies having offices in the town. Primarily, the majority of these firms are concentrated in the town centre, providing a range of financial services for both local businesses and citizens.

The largest finance firm in the town is Simpson's Financial Services, an independent financial advisor and broker that has been providing advice and services to clients for over 50 years. In addition to its services, Simpson's Financial also organises regular seminars and educational events, aimed at both older and younger clients who wish to learn more about the financial sector.

Clitheroe is also home to several other financial services companies, including the Stirling and Co insurance firm and the Clitheroe Money Centre. Both offering tailored services to a range of clients, these firms have been successful in providing quality services to the local community.


Alongside its roles in the car industry and finance, Clitheroe also hosts events related to motorsport, a term that chiefly refers to the sport of motor racing. Although the town is not a major centre for professional motor racing, several amateur/hobby-based motorsport events are held in the area.

The most notable of these is the annual Clitheroe Motor Show, which takes place each year and is hosted at an airfield outside the town. An event that showcases a range of classic and modern cars, the show is hugely popular and attracts a significant number of visitors each year.

Organised by the Clitheroe Motor Show Association, the event also features events such as road rallies and classic car drives. A high profile event that has gained notoriety over the years, it is a must-see for any classic car enthusiast.


Clitheroe is a town with a diverse population, with the 2011 census identifying the town's population as:

� White British (87.8%)

� Other White (4.6%)

� Asian or Asian British (4.7%)

� Black or Black British (0.5%)

� Mixed or Multiple Ethnic Group (1.8%)

� Chinese or Other (1.6%)

� Not Stated (0.8%)


A prosperous town in more ways than one, Clitheroe has become a major centre of activity in Lancashire. A long standing presence in the car industry, a thriving finance industry and even motorsport events all make Clitheroe a must-visit town in the Ribble Valley. The diverse population and large variety of services and shops also ensures that Clitheroe remains an attractive place at all times.