The Piece Hall Christmas 2023 Top Events

Martin Kemp, Craig Charles, DJ Graeme Park, Landlubbers, Ellie Sax, A Night of James Bond, Dick & Dom, Loafers Christmas Party and an Ice Rink are all part of Piece Hall Christmas for 2023, with winter markets, comedy shows, brass bands, classical music family shows, craft workshops and festive films. The historic venue in Halifax … Read more

12 Best Halifax Pubs Before a Piece Hall Gig

Halifax buzzes in the afternoon before a Piece Hall gig. Here is our 12 Best Halifax Pubs list with a handy location map of a choice of pubs to visit before a Piece Hall Gig! Each of our Best Halifax Pubs is described, plus so you can plan your time in Halifax, we’ve included walking … Read more

Beacon Hill Halifax: Historical Site with Spectacular Views in 2023

Observation Point at Beacon Hill Halifax England

‍Beacon Hill Halifax is a prominent landmark in the town of Halifax, West Yorkshire, that has witnessed numerous historical events and offers unparalleled views of the surrounding landscape of Calderdale and beyond. Overlooking the town from the east, Beacon Hill Halifax provides both locals and visitors with a fascinating glimpse into the past while providing … Read more

Hardcastle Crags: A Stunning Day Out in Hebden Bridge

‍Discover the enchanting beauty of Hardcastle Crags, the picturesque Calderdale Pennine valley approximately 2 miles north of Hebden Bridge and 10 miles west of Halifax. Owned and run by the National Trust, Hardcastle Crags takes its name from a jumble of gritstone outcrops that rise above the treetops. This spectacular wooded area offers over 400 … Read more

Anne Lister Birthday Festival

Anne Lister Birthday Week Festival

Enjoy The Anne Lister Birthday Festival throughout Halifax and Calderdale from Monday 27 March until Monday 3 April 2023 featuring 70+ events ranging from walks, talks and lectures to painting workshops. Her incredible life and legacy continues to inspire and fascinate people around the world in 2023, on the 232nd anniversary of her birth. Anne … Read more

Explore Breathtaking Happy Valley Filming Locations with Sally Wainwright!

Happy Valley Filming Locations. Sarah Lancashire as Catherine-Cawood-in-Happy-Valley. Credit Redwood Production and BBC

‍Are you a fan of BBC’s hit series Happy Valley? Are you excited to explore the breathtaking Happy Valley Filming Locations? If yes, then you are in for a treat. Scroll below to use our interactive map to explore Happy Valley filming locations, including those around Hebden Bridge, Halifax, Wainstalls and Warley that Sally Wainright … Read more

Explore the Iconic Wainhouse Tower in Halifax – An Unforgettable Adventure!

Wainhouse Tower Open Day to Climb to the Top

Exploring the iconic Wainhouse Tower in Halifax is an unforgettable experience. Located in Halifax’s BBC Happy Valley, this imposing tower is a sight to behold. It stands a magnificent 253 feet (83m) tall and is one of Calderdale’s most recognizable landmarks. But what is the story behind Wainhouse Tower? Why was it built and how … Read more

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

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