Midgley

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Midgley
Midgley is located in West Yorkshire
Midgley
Midgley
Midgley shown within West Yorkshire
OS grid reference SE030264
• London 170 mi (270 km) SSE
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Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town HALIFAX
Postcode district HX2
Dialling code 01422
Police West Yorkshire
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Ambulance Yorkshire
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53°44′03″N 1°57′20″W / 53.734244°N 1.955638°W / 53.734244; -1.955638Coordinates: 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 situated approximately 12 miles (20 km) east from Burnley and 4 miles (6 km) west-north-west of Halifax town centres, and just north of the A646 road. Nearby villages are Mytholmroyd 1 mile (1.6 km) to the west-south-west, and Hebden Bridge 2.5 miles (4.0 km) to the west-north-west.

Towngate, Midgley

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

Midgley has a social committee to arrange events such as open gardens, village fetes, parties, quiz nights and wine tasting. A previous Co-op store has been refurbished to become a shop and community room staffed by volunteers; it opened in February 2010.

Local primary education is provided by Midgley School.

References[edit]

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

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