Brighouse Nature Reserve Cromwell Bottom

Brighouse Nature Reserve is 1.5 miles from Brighouse and 4.5 miles from the Piece Hall in Halifax, sandwiched between the River Calder and canal – Calder & Hebble Navigation. It is one of the richest areas in Calderdale for biodiversity, with over 130 species of plants, 200 species of birds, and large numbers of mammals, … Read more

The Piece Hall Live 2023!

Piece Hall Live line up 2023: See here who is playing summer of 2023 at The Piece Hall Live Halifax and when! Piece Hall Line Up List 2023 2023, the second year of music promoters Cuffe and Taylor’s 5-year deal with The Piece Hall Trust, sees more superstars at the historic venue playing in the … Read more

Harry Potter Halifax Store

The Harry Potter Halifax Shop is in the historic Piece Hall, just a 3-minute walk from both Halifax railway station and Eureka! the award-winning Children’s interactive venue. Flock it and Broom, the Harry Potter Shop at the Piece Hall Halifax opened on 27 October 2022. Where is the Harry Potter Halifax Store in the Piece Hall? … Read more

The Piece Hall Christmas Top Events

Martin Kemp, Craig Charles, Abba Revival and an Ice Rink are all part of Piece Hall Christmas for 2022., with winter markets, comedy shows, brass bands, classical music family shows, craft workshops and festive films. The historic venue in Halifax town centre is just 200 metres from Halifax railway station and has a wonderful festive … Read more

Visit Halifax Town Hall: Designed by Downton Abbey Architect

Downton Abbey Architect, Sir Charles Barry, designed Halifax Town Hall the beautiful neo-renaissance masterpiece in Halifax, Yorkshire. Halifax Town Hall – When was it built? 1861 -1863, so if local lady Anne Lister – Gentleman Jack of Shibden Hall in Halifax had wanted to visit Halifax Town Hall she would not have been able to … Read more

THE Shibden Hotel Halifax – Top Choice to Eat, Drink and Stay 2023

Our candid view on THE Shibden hotel, a pub and restaurant that’s great for a treat at any time of the year, come rain or shine: Shibden Mill Inn 2023 Where is Shibden? You may have heard of Shibden from the BBC/HBO series Gentleman Jack, the acclaimed series about the life of Anne Lister of … Read more

Things to do at Dean Clough Halifax

Dean Clough Halifax is a thriving destination to eat, drink, shop, stay and work. Entry is free. We show you what you can find at Dean Clough Mills Halifax, Yorkshire HX3 5AX. Visitors are welcome seven days a week and the public mills are open from 9.00am to 5.00pm, and from 10am Sundays. Where is … Read more

Weekend in Halifax Town Centre- Best Places to Go

We know the best places in Halifax for couples, families with young kids or teenagers, and solo travellers to enjoy during your weekend in Halifax. Halifax’s historic and lively Piece Hall with bars, restaurants, independent shops, Anne Lister Statue, and music events; Halifax Pubs; Shops; Victoria Theatre, and much more! Here, we show you places to … Read more

Best Gentleman Jack Fashion Exhibition and Guide

Gentleman Jack and Ann Walker - Gentleman Jack fashion Exhibition Halifax

Imagine a dramatic long black coat, a confident top hat and a challenging walking cane for the Gentleman Jack fashion silhouette shorthand of Anne Lister of Shibden Hall, Halifax, England. Bankfield Gentleman Jack Fashion Exhibition Elinor Camille-Wood Curator and Collections Manager of Bankfield Museum in Halifax, near Shibden Hall, Anne Lister’s historic home, hosts a … Read more

Dry Stone Walls in Yorkshire – Exhibition at Shibden Park

How to build dry stone walls: a complete guide to Shibden Park’s exhibit and Anne Lister’s Monument representing all elements in the craft of dry stone walling shows the variety of skills of the master craftsperson, the styles and features of walling and the variety of indigenous stone found in Yorkshire. The permanent Dry Stone … Read more