Cross Roads, West Yorkshire
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Cross Roads shown within West Yorkshire
|OS grid reference|
|– London||175 mi (282 km) SSE|
|Metropolitan borough||City of Bradford|
|Metropolitan county||West Yorkshire|
|Region||Yorkshire and the Humber|
|Sovereign state||United Kingdom|
|EU Parliament||Yorkshire and the Humber|
Cross Roads is named after the cross roads junction which leads in the directions of Keighley, Haworth, Denholme and further afield. Lees is a small village which is often claimed[by whom?] to be part of the Cross Roads village. However, officially Lees is recognised as a small village, separate but connected to Cross Roads under the Cross Roads cum Lees name. When entering from Haworth Brow the village is signposted 'Lees-cum-Crossroads'.
Cross Roads public houses are the Cross Roads and The Bronte Hotel. There is also the Bocking Working Men's Club. A previous pub, The New Inn, is now a tools retailer.
A bowling club plays its home matches on the bowling green in Cross Roads Park. Cross Roads previously contained football and cricket clubs.
- Cross Roads Net
- Bronte Country Cross Roads Article
- A Church Near You St. James Church page
- Haworth Village Website's Cross Roads history pictures
- Haworth Parish Council Includes information about Cross Roads Parish Councillors.
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