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An unofficial guide to the town, its amenities, facilities and businesses; includes maps, photos, statistics and a history.
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Quick Facts :

» Name originates from a building close to the bridge over the river Calder.
» Links to Leeds, Manchester and Halifax. (View quick map)
» Home of the world famous Brighouse and Rastrick Band.
» Second largest town in calderdale.
»Population of around 32,198 people.

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Brighouse Echo
Calderdale Council
Brighouse & Rastrick Brass Band
Brighouse Vintage Model Aircraft Club

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Brighouse Town Centre

We aim to give you an up-to-date guide about Brighouse. It includes Travel information, hotel reviews, pubs, school information, maps and even local weather for the area. All our authors live with close range of the town and have local knowledge of the area. Please do not hesitate to contact us.

Brighouse is situated just off the M62 on junction 25. The town is extremely well placed with links to other large towns such as Halifax and Huddersfield. Manchester and Leeds are just 30 minutes and 15 minutes away respectively. The town has developed well and last year it was announced that house prices raised more than any other place in the country.

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The town center is home to over 170 business with many high street shops including, Boots, Superdrug and Wilkinsons. It also includes several traditional shops selling anything from special cheeses to pet supplies.

Parking is easy with many parking places available everyday, so if you are in the area why not visit for an afternoon out?

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Brighouse in the News

Local News from the local newspaper, the Brighouse Echo.

New song launch at Civic Hall gig

Roger Davies is delighted to announce a special show at Brighouse Civic Hall at which he will be launching his new single.


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Wheelie small bins on way?

Proposed changes to bin collections across Calderdale could see replacement wheelie bins’ capacity reduced and an annual fee for the collection of garden waste.


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Firefighters rescue boy, 11, stuck on top of fountain in Halfax park

Firefighters had to rescue an 11-year-old boy after he got stuck on top of a a stone fountain in Shroggs Park this afternoon (Monday).


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Traffic light failure causing delays in Brighouse

Motorists are being warned to expect delays in Brighouse this afternoon after a traffic light failure.


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Man suffers serious injury in unprovoked bottle attack in Halifax - police witness appeal

Police are appealing for witnesses after a man was seriously injured following an unprovoked bottle attack in Halifax on Saturday.


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