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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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» 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 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.

World famous band flocks to town

The Brighouse Business Initiative has announced exciting plans to bring the world famous James Shepherd Versatile Brass to the town to perform a gala concert together with internationally renowned singers.

80,000 homes in county without a working smoke alarm

Over 80,000 homes in West Yorkshire visited by firefighters in the last three years had no working smoke alarms.

Children witness masked gang raiding Bradford house

Three young children were in the same room as masked men committed a house burglary in Bradford.

Rebecca is top of her class

Rebecca Parkinson, from Valerie Holmes Property Lawyers in Hipperholme, is celebrating achieving the highest mark of 74 per cent for her Land Law exam out of all the students on the Council for Licensed Conveyancers Course in 2014.

Calderdale Council want 200 staff to take early retirement

Calderdale Council is looking to cut 200 jobs across all its sevices by 2016.


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