Situated just north of the River Calder, the traditional Township of Horbury is steeped in history, and is a hidden gem in the heart of West Yorkshire.
Home to many unique, independent businesses; offering everything from local cuisine to luxury clothing, and with numerous local groups and events, there’s always something to see and do here, whether you’re visiting for the afternoon or staying for a little longer.
Horbury has a wonderful diverse selection of unique, independent boutiques, shops and businesses that are owned and managed by local families. We have the genuine traditional ‘village’ shopping experience that developers of supermarkets and malls regularly try to replicate, with everything from fresh local grocery shops and independent delicatessens to beautiful spa shops and luxury clothing boutiques. Everything you need, all in one beautiful setting!
Remember if you shop in Horbury you support the local economy #LocalBusiness #SupportLocalFind Local Businesses
We have a large number of active and dedicated groups and societies here in Horbury, reflecting the wide and varied passions of the people in our Township. Whether you love to play or listen to music or sport, are a new mum or a busy childminder, or want a group that stretches your imagination or your muscles, we have something for everyone, adding to Horbury's unique character and making it a delightful place to live, work and visit.Find Local Groups
Yorkshire has recently seen an explosion of interest in its regional and local events, with fantastic occasions such as the Tour De France and Tour de Yorkshire right on Horbury’s doorstep as the competitors pass through our lovely Cathedral City. We also have a number of award winning national attractions only minutes away, including the Yorkshire Sculpture Park, National Mining Museum, the museum in Wakefield One and Hepworth Gallery
On a more local level we have fabulous events such as the annual Horbury Street Fayre, Horbury Show, Illingworth Park Gala, Wakefield & North of England Tulip Society and this year the Horbury Retro Car Show - that are loved and enjoyed by every generation.View Upcoming Events