Calderdale is a special part of Yorkshire. Few places offer this blend of beauty and history in such a small place. Hebden Bridge, Halifax, Ripponden and Todmorden are vibrant market towns in the beautiful borough of Calderdale.
The cosmopolitan district of Bradford truly has something for everyone. From the world famous curry houses of Bradford city centre to the city's status as UNESCO City of Film, and from Ilkley's award-winning flower displays and Michelin-starred restaurants to Saltaire's pretty cobbled streets, this busy district has so much to offer - you just need to know where to look!
Wakefield’s picturesque landscapes have inspired great artist and sculptors throughout history so it’s no surprise that renowned sculptors Dame Barbara Hepworth and Henry Moore were both born here.
to explore in West Yorkshire
Wakefield is an historic city of intriguing diversity. Take in heritage sights such as Wakefield Cathedral and Nostell Priory or visit The Hepworth Wakefield on the Waterfront and nearby Chantry Chapel.
Yorkshire's 21st century capital offers everything you would expect from one of the UK's leading cities, and more. Visit for a weekend and you'll be rewarded with some of Britain's best shopping, sightseeing, sport, art, culture and nightlife.
Bradford is the world’s first UNESCO City of Film, a centre of Victorian heritage and the curry Capital of Britain. This culturally diverse city has a vitality that grabs you by the collar and pulls you in. And it just keeps getting better.
Wander the creative, bohemian streets of Hebden Bridge, and you can feel the influence of the writers and artists who flocked to the town around the 70s and 80s.
Visit the Last of the Summer Wine exhibition inside Compo’s House, where there’s a collection of photographs and memorabilia, stay in Nora’s Cottage or opt for a guided 10 mile tour of the area.
The charming village of Saltaire was founded in 1853 by Sir Titus Salt, a leading industrialist in the Yorkshire woollen industry.