Midgley

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Midgley
Midgley is located in West Yorkshire
Midgley
Midgley
 Midgley shown within West Yorkshire
OS grid reference SE030264
Metropolitan borough Calderdale
Metropolitan county West Yorkshire
Region Yorkshire and the Humber
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town HALIFAX
Postcode district HX2
Dialling code 01422
Police West Yorkshire
Fire West Yorkshire
Ambulance Yorkshire
EU Parliament Yorkshire and the Humber
UK Parliament Calder Valley
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Coordinates: 53°44′03″N 1°57′20″W / 53.734244°N 1.955638°W / 53.734244; -1.955638

Midgley is a hill-top village in Calderdale, West Yorkshire, England. It is 1 mile (1.6 km) east-north-east of Mytholmroyd, 2.5 miles (4.0 km) east-south-east of Hebden Bridge and 4 miles (6.4 km) west-north-west of Halifax. It is home to Midgley School and a village shop and community room. The Old Co-op has been refurbished to become the site of a new shop and community room staffed entirely by volunteers. The shop opened in February 2010.

Government[edit]

The settlement is part of the Luddendenfoot ward of the Metropolitan borough of Calderdale, part of the Metropolitan county of West Yorkshire.[1]

Culture and community[edit]

The Sportsman, a former pub in Midgeley

The village has an active social committee arranging events from open gardens, village fetes, jubilee parties to regular quiz nights and wine tasting. Full details of all events are communicated by the community website. www.midgley-village.co.uk

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Luddendenfoot". 2010. Retrieved 20 January 2014. 

External links[edit]

Media related to Midgley at Wikimedia Commons