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We're celebrating 5 years of Wikinson Woodward Norcliffe and Co

We’re delighted to celebrate the fifth anniversary of the merger of our Huddersfield office with Norcliffe & Co solicitors. Prior to the merger on 2nd April 2012,Huddersfield solicitors Norcliffe & Co established a strong reputation in the...

We're celebrating 5 years of Wilkinson Woodward Norcliffe and Co

We’re delighted to celebrate the fifth anniversary of the merger of our Huddersfield office with Norcliffe & Co solicitors. Prior to the merger on 2nd April 2012, Huddersfield solicitors Norcliffe & Co established a strong reputation in the...

We Are Backing Huddersfield Literature Festival 2017

  For the fourth year running, we’re delighted to be supporting Huddersfield Literature Festival, which runs from 4-19 March 2017. The festival promises another bumper crop of interesting and innovative literary events.   Wilkinson Woodward...

Our Pick of the best Festive Entertainment in Calderdale and Kirklees

There are lots of wonderful events happening throughout Calderdale and Kirklees at the moment. Here's a selection of some of our favourites - tickets were still available when we checked on the 16th December! If you’re a fan of the traditional...

Happy Birthday to Us!

This month we’re delighted to be celebrating our 130 th birthday! Wilkinson Woodward has been trading from premises in Fountain Street, Halifax since 1886, when the town was still a force to be reckoned with in the world textile industry. Since...

Home-Start Calderdale Christmas Raffle - be in it to win it

This month we’re delighted to be joining other local businesses by donating prizes to Home-Start Calderdale’s Christmas raffle. There are some great prizes to be won, including: £150 Cash Tickets to a Halifax Town Match day A £30...

End of an era for Halifax County Court

This month marks the end of an era for the communities of Calderdale as Halifax County Court closed its doors for the last time on Friday 2nd December. The courthouse opened on 23 September 1873 and has borne witness to justice in Calderdale for over 140...

Kevin Britton Charity Ride for Children In Need

Kevin Britton, conveyancer at our Halifax office, is participating in a charity turbo training ride in aid of Children in Need on Friday, 18. November 2016. 4pm to 6pm Bradford Cycle Club are hoping to raise as much money as possible by cycling (on...

We're Proud Supporters of the Young at Heart!

We’re delighted to be supporting the Concert for the Young at Heart, which takes place at the Victoria Theatre in Halifax on Tuesday 15 March 2016. For many years, we’ve been supporting this brilliant concert, which features comedy, singing and...

Charity Bake-Off

Last week we donned our pinnies and hit the kitchen in support of Calderdale Flood Relief Appeal. Our staff created an irresistible spread of homemade buns, cakes and other calorie-laden treats which were snapped up by staff and visitors to our Halifax...

Word on the Street

There's always lots going on in Calderdale and Kirklees. Here's a small selection of happenings in Huddersfield, Brighouse and Halifax - maybe we'll see you there! Huddersfield The popular children’s classic Snow White runs at the...

We're Backing Huddersfield Literature Festival 2016

For the third year running, we’re delighted to be supporting Huddersfield Literature Festival, which runs from 3-13 March 2016 Next year's event, which marks the 10th anniversary of the festival, promises another bumper crop of interesting and...

We're Backing Brighouse Victorian Christmas Festival

This year’s Brighouse Victorian Christmas Festival takes place on Saturday 28 & Sunday 29 November 2015. The event will see over 100 stalls full of locally produced foods and crafts, with stallholders, entertainers, visitors and people from local...

Wilkinson Woodward Joins the University of Huddersfield as an Offical Partner in Law

We were recently invited by the University of Huddersfield to join them as an official Partner in Law. The University’s innovative Partners in Law scheme provides students with networking, mentoring and training opportunities via renowned legal firms....

Calderdale and Halifax County Court - The End of an Era?

You may have seen the recent media coverage about the possible closure of Calderdale Magistrates’ Courts and Halifax County Court. The two courts are among dozens ear-marked for possible closure by the Ministry of Justice as part of plans to reform...

Huddersfield Food and Drink Festival 2015

We’re delighted to once again be supporting Huddersfield’s annual Food and Drink Festival which runs from 6th to 9th August 2015 in St George's Square, Huddersfield With an impressive line-up of free demonstrations, sampling sessions,...

Quiz Raises Four Figures for Calderdale Charity

Over £1200 was raised for a Halifax charity last night when teams from across West Yorkshire took part in our charity quiz. The event, which attracted over a hundred people and took place at the Shay Stadium, was organised in aid of the Next Step...

We're Backing Huddersfield Literature Festival 2015

We’re delighted to be supporting this year’s Huddersfield Literature Festival, which runs from 5-15 March 2015. With a theme of 'Into the Future', the festival promises another bumper crop of interesting and innovative events.  ...

In the Community

We’ve been part of our community for over 125 years and are proud to support some very important local charities who work tirelessly for the communities of Calderdale and Kirklees. Allow us to introduce some very special people…. Overgate...