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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 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?

For more information please email us, or use the contact form.


Brighouse in the News

Local News from the local newspaper, the Brighouse Echo.

Get into the festive spirit with merchant’s fine wine guide

Brighouse cheese-monger and wine merchant Czerwiks has partnered up with one of its long standing customers to produce a free wine tasting course on YouTube which will help people find the wine that best suits their taste.

Firm has faith in Brighouse

Fast-growing PR agency Faith PR is returning to its hometown of Brighouse as it moves into new premises in a new office development in the town.

Carolling in the community

Children from Clifton Village Nursery travelled dressed in festive clothing and hats to Highmoor community centre where they sang a selection of Christmas songs in a bid to give something back to the local community.

Champion Children 2014: Calderdale’s little heroes

Inspirational children from across Calderdale were recognised in the Courier group’s Champion Children awards this morning (Saturday).

Pirates display sails into gallery

A swashbuckling exhibition of pirates, treasure and adventure has arrived at Smith Art Gallery in Brighouse.


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