We dropped lucky this weekend when we found out that the All Souls Church in Haley Mill, Halifax was having an open day. Externally the building is in excellent condition, completed in 1859, it has a 72-metre-high spire and dazzling stained glass windows created by...
A Museum since 1887, Bankfield tells the story of Halifax and Calderdale, using its rich and diverse collections. Set in the attractive surroundings of Akroyd Park, at the centre of Akroydon model village conservation area, this Victorian mansion was the home of local mill owner, philanthropist and MP, Colonel Edward Akroyd.
Castle Carr is a mock-mediæval house, designed with a mixture of Norman and Tudor elements, which stood at the head of Luddenden Dean. Construction of the house was started in 1859 by architect Thomas Risley, and took over 8 years to build. Edwards recruited almost 100 men on the work.
Welcome to Ganden Kadampa Buddhist Centre. Find us at 5 North Bridge, in Halifax, where you can enjoy our meditation classes for relaxation and in-depth study programmes on Buddhism. Our Centre has a wonderful and peaceful atmosphere where everyone is welcome! Ganden Centre is part of The New Kadampa Tradition of Buddhism and has been running classes in Halifax since 1993.
Day tickets cost £0.70p for adults £0.35p for Juniors and are available from Wibsey Angling Centre and other outlets that sell Bradford No 1 A.A tickets. Fishing only during official park opening hours. Rules. Check the Club web site . Directions. You need the A6036 from Bradford towards Halifax over Odsal Top still on the A6036.
Synonyms: hide 1, conceal, secrete 2, cache, cloak These verbs mean to keep from the sight or knowledge of others. Hide and conceal are the most general and are often used interchangeably: I used a throw rug to hide (or conceal) the stain on the carpet. I smiled to hide (or conceal) my hurt feelings.
Horton Bank Country Park Earthcache (GC5G5GB) was created by RandomGoat on 11/20/2014. It's a Other size geocache, with difficulty of 2, terrain of 2. It's located in Yorkshire, United Kingdom.This is an Earthcache located in the lovely Horton Bank Country Park.
Learn more about Oakwell Hall. Take an Oakwell Hall tour; Oakwell Hall Country Park; Oakwell Hall gardens; Stories and history at Oakwell Hall; Wedding ceremonies and receptions; Opening times and facilities. There are plenty of facilities on offer at Oakwell Hall. From shopping to eating and drinking, countryside and play areas, parties and venue hire.
People's Park is one of the finest surviving examples of a "Joseph Paxton" Park. Created in 1857, the Park was donated to the people of Halifax by Sir Francis Crossley. It is to be maintained by Calderdale Council, then the 'Halifax Corporation', for all time.
The Piece Hall also has a heritage centre featuring stories of Georgian Halifax. The Courtyard is intended to host a programme of events including concerts, theatre, markets, sporting events and an ice rink. Piece Hall Trust has been set up as a charity responsible for managing the Piece Hall.
Find the clues, solve the puzzles and beat the clock to breakout. based at rokt A fully immersive live indoor game, Project Breakout at Rokt in Brighouse, offers three purpose built breakout rooms to provide you with a state-of-the-art escape room experience.
Ravensprings Park is a private park owned by the . Brighouse and Halifax Model Engineers. The park is open for public rides on selected Sundays (mainly the second) from April to October providing rides on two different railway tracks. There is a large safe grassed area and refreshments are available in the club house.
The Rochdale Canal is a navigable broad canal in Northern England, between Manchester and Sowerby Bridge, part of the connected system of the canals of Great Britain. Its name refers to the town of Rochdale, in Greater Manchester, through which it passes. The Rochdale is a broad canal because its locks are wide enough to allow vessels of 14 feet width.
It was converted to a business park in the 1980s. Halifax Town Hall was designed by Charles Barry, who also designed the Houses of Parliament, in 1863. Borough Market is a Victorian covered market-place in the town centre. Wainhouse Tower, at King Cross, is a late Victorian folly constructed between 1871 and 1875.
Adjacent to the M62, this walk teeters around the edges of Scammonden Reservoir, taking in woodlands and rough pastures. Leave the A640 half a mile south of the bridge over the M62 and follow signs to Scammonden Water, Wood Edge car park is at point 1 on the map.
Shibden Hall is a Grade II* listed historic house located in a public park at Shibden, West Yorkshire, England. The building has been extensively modified from its original design by generations of residents, although its Tudor half-timbered frontage remains its most recognisable feature.HistoryThe hall dates back to around 1420, when it was recorded as being inhabited by one William Otes.
Pay and Display parking charges apply at all Shibden Park car parks: 9am to 6pm daily except (Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Years Day) £0.50 for one hour; £1.00 for two hours; £1.50 over two hours; The Museum car park, at the rear of the hall, is reserved for Permit Holders and Disabled Badge Holders. Annual Permits can be purchased.
Shroggs Park is a public park opened in 1881. Features include a pond, mature evergreen planting, a network of informal paths, a gothic drinking fountain and woodland paths. Brief history of site. On 22nd November 1872, Colonel Edward Akroyd, a leading business man and benefactor, promised to build Shrogg's Park in Halifax.
Square Church, with its 235 ft (71.5 m) tower and spire was opened in 1857 and funded by the Crossley brothers, John and Sir Francis, of Dean Clough. The main body of the church was demolished in December 1976, with the tower and steeple being preserved, being a Grade II* Listed Building.
Explore science and nature in the Darwin Centre's Cocoon, meet experts at Attenborough Studio events, and see specimens close up in the Zoology spirit building. Drop in to the Centre for UK Biodiversity in the Cocoon atrium or relax outside in the adjoining courtyard.
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Wainhouse decided to keep the tower for himself, and use it to his advantage in a bitter feud between himself and his neighbor, Sir Henry Edwards, who had complained about smoke from the dyeworks affecting his estate. Edwards had often boasted that he had the most private estate in Halifax, into which no one could see.
Famous for its spectacular floral bedding displays, Wellholme Park has something for just about everyone and has been awarded both the coveted 'Green Flag' status and the prestigious 'Queen Elizabeth II Fields' status. Situated close to Brighouse town centre, the park is easy to reach and has free car parking for visitors.
Wibsey (population 14,530 – 2001 UK census) is a ward within the City of Bradford Metropolitan District Council, West Yorkshire, England. The population had increased to 14,671 at the 2011 Census. Wibsey is named after Wibsey village which makes up the main part of the ward.