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Dewsbury Town Hall

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Magnificent building

This is a very impressive looking building in the centre of town, really stands out from some of... read more

Reviewed 20 May 2018
allertonlad
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Northallerton, United Kingdom
Registry Marriage

Lovely private ceremony, with great staff who were helpful and friendly at each stage. The rooms... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2017
Nilam T
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Dewsbury, United Kingdom
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This fine Victorian Town Hall is situated in the centre of bustling Dewsbury town centre.The venue offers you an intimate 700 seat concert hall, spectacular function and meeting rooms, which are ideal setting for events, weddings, proms...more
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Wakefield Old Rd, Dewsbury WF12 8DG, England
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Reviewed 20 May 2018

This is a very impressive looking building in the centre of town, really stands out from some of its less spectacular neighbours. A grade 2 listed building, it's one of the towns highlights.

Thank allertonlad
Batterby, Manager at Dewsbury Town Hall, responded to this reviewResponded 21 May 2018

Thank you for your review :)

Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Lovely private ceremony, with great staff who were helpful and friendly at each stage. The rooms were beautiful and we had lots of time to take photographs afterwards.

Thank Nilam T
Batterby, General Manager at Dewsbury Town Hall, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2017

Thank you for your 5 star review. We're delighted to hear that you had such a special day! We have invested heavily in refurbishing the ceremony rooms, foyers and staircases to ensure the photographs offer perfect backdrops for your big day. Congratulations once again

Reviewed 21 September 2017

We went to a wedding here in September, for both the ceremony itself and the reception. The building is lovely inside with wide staircases, stained glass windows and large reception rooms. Plenty of places for good wedding photo opportunities, especially if it is raining outside....More

Thank CortinaUK
Batterby, Manager at Dewsbury Town Hall, responded to this reviewResponded 23 September 2017

Thank you for your great review. We’re delighted to hear that the wedding guests and happy couple had a fantastic day at our Town Hall.

Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

Dewsbury's 'grade 2' listed town hall still looks as impressive today as it must of done when it was finally unveiled in 1889 at a cost of £40,000, construction began in 1886 from the plans drawn up by Dewsbury's renowned architects Henry Holtom & George...More

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Batterby, Manager at Dewsbury Town Hall, responded to this reviewResponded 26 August 2017

Thank you for your lovely review John! :)

Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

Dewsbury Town Hall looks as good now as it would have been in 1889 on the out side, inside looks pretty good too but could not look at the rooms l wanted to see / Old Court Room, Old part Police Station and other rooms....More

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Reviewed 9 January 2017

A grand old building redolent of more prosperous times in Dewbury. Somewhat spoiled by having a statue of a vomiting man in front of it.

Thank AliAl-Aswad
Reviewed 27 September 2016

We visited Dewsbury and found this lovely building near the old market place close to the centre.The building is Victorian and a historic town hall. It is also a place for concerts and there is a notice board outside with events coming up. We didn't...More

Thank 2014Jandy
Reviewed 27 July 2016

Fab night at the Strictly Summer Ball, food was spot on and service amazing, I was pleasantly surprised by the venue.

Thank Sharon S
Batterby, Manager at Dewsbury Town Hall, responded to this reviewResponded 29 July 2016

Thank you for your kind words, we're delighted you had such an enjoyable time. As an added bonus the charity raised in excess of £4000!

Reviewed 8 May 2016

We are so proud of our Town Hall. The rest of Dewbury might be dying on its feet, but the money spent on refurbishing the Town Hall in the past few years, improving the facilities, has opened it up to house many more functions. The...More

Thank M W
Reviewed 10 February 2016 via mobile

An absolute beautiful building both inside and out. Could put some of the big city town halls to shame. If you get the chance give it a visit.

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Amethyst14gem
14 November 2017|
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Response from Batterby | Property representative |
Hi thanks for your query. There is a small car park behind the Town Hall and parking bays outside. Parking is free after 6pm As mentioned above the car parks are small and do get busy on competition days. Alternative... More
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Ariel M
25 April 2017|
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Response from Batterby | Property representative |
We don't have a dedicated car park at the Town Hall but the public car park and parking bays around the Town Hall are free of charge on a Sunday
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