About the Area
Location: West Yorkshire. West of Leeds and Bradford; North-east of Manchester.
Area size: 140 square miles (36,346 Hectares).
Rail links: There are direct trains to London, Calder Valley line from York, Leeds, Bradford, Manchester, Preston and Blackpool.
Road links: The trans-Pennine motorway (M62) provides fast east-west travel and links to main north-south routes (M1).
Air links: Manchester and Leeds / Bradford airports are within a one hour drive.
For information on nearby parking see Halifax parking.
- Bradford Metropolitan District Council
- Burnley Borough Council
- Kirklees Metropolitan Council
- Oldham Council
- Pendle Borough Council
- Rochdale Metropolitan Borough Council
- Rossendale Borough Council