A warm welcome and good luck to the new owners of Westgate Wine and Cheese Andrea and Nichola and a big thank you to the outgoing owners Steve, Jane, Ian and Jenny. Best wishes for the future to you all!
SUPER SUMMER SATURDAYS
The excellent Jack Manning will be playing this Saturday 16th June between 12.30pm-2.30pm. We have plenty of outdoor seating so grab a coffee or a meal and be thoroughly entertained!
SUPER SUMMER SATURDAYS are getting even better! The superb folk singer and guitarist Henry Parker will be playing this Saturday 9th June (12.30pm - 2.30pm). Not to be missed!
"Henry Parker has a beautifully clear and precise finger picking acoustic guitar style...this isn't background folk club music, or filler, it's quite simply gorgeous" FATEA
SUPER SUMMER SATURDAYS continue.... We have music from the brilliant Dean Finelli and professional balloon modeller Michaelmas Twist will bring colour, magic, personality, fun and entertainment to Westgate!! (both 12.30pm-2.30pm).
SUPER SUMMER SATURDAYS at Westgate continue this weekend (26th May) with music from the fantastic Georgia Farrar (12.30pm - 2.30pm) and The Wise Owl Bird of Prey Sanctuary will be returning for the last time this year (10am - 4pm), so be sure not to miss out! We'll see you at Westgate!
Pure Travel will be showing off their Winnebago tomorrow (23rd May) from 10 o’clock onwards.
Touring by motorhome is fun, family friendly and great value. Plan your own road trip with Pure Travel.
Look out for our planters at Westgate coming to life in the next few weeks. We’re planting our bedding plants and we’ll have some beautiful hanging baskets on Carrier Street.
To celebrate the Royal Wedding Westgate and its shops have been decorated in Union Jack bunting and the Cobalt Tales will play a 'right royal set' between 12.30pm-2.30pm. This wonderful, vibrant duo have played widely throughout the country and are sure to be a hit!
The majority of our shops are open this Sunday 6th May. Here they are...
Westgate Wine and Cheese, Dolly Peg Boutique, Emma's Apothecary, Cinnamon, Diva's Boutique, Deli-cious, Beauty Zone, Pediwear Shoe Centre, Revo Records, Nocos Kiosk, Coco Boo, Halifax Hifi Centre, La Luna, TDF, Card City, Gamesave, Legacy Comics
COME AND ENJOY AFTERNOON TEA in aid of Hearing Dogs for Deaf People at Westgate Wine and Cheese Sunday 20th May (12pm - 4pm).
Includes a selection of tasty sandwiches, scone with jam and cream, a selection of cakes and tea or coffee. Cost: £15 per person.
To book contact Jenny on 07828808145 or firstname.lastname@example.org
MEET THE SPRING LAMBS at Westgate on Saturday 12th May (10.00am - 3.00pm). Withens Crag Farm will be bringing some of their Spring lambs for you to meet and hold if you wish. Perfect for families and children. Not to be missed!
Doors open at Legacy Comics at 8am. A chance to take home comic books from an enormous range. All free!
We'll have the CALDER VALLEY SCRIBBLERS in the Arcade selling comic books and drawing many awesome things!
And there will be a guest appearance from comic book maestro GEOF BANYARD.
Spiderman will be swinging in to make an appearance and there will be a charity raffle with all the proceeds going to Forget me not Children's Hospice (main prize, a comic book themed cake). It's going to be a blast!...
Friendly Brass Band will be playing in the Arcade (11am - 1pm) to celebrate the start of stage 4 of The Tour de Yorkshire at The Piece Hall. The Tour de Yorkshire will be a fantastic event for the town so make sure you don't miss the start which is scheduled for midday...
Congratulations to Lucia Ambrosi who won our Easter Egg colouring competition. She has won a £50 Westgate Arcade voucher and £50 goes to Copley Primary School. Well done!
Westgate Arcade's tradition of live music continues this weekend with the appearance of the Johnny Cash tribute band The Folsom Three.The band start their session at noon with a selection of songs by the country music legend as part of Record Store Day sponsored by Revo Records, of Westgate Arcade, Halifax.
NOT TO BE MISSED!...
THE LANDLUBBERS AT WESTGATE (Saturday 14th April. 1pm - 3pm). An 11 man hearty industrial shanty group from the mills of Halifax Bay.
Back by popular demand! The Wise Owl Bird of Prey Sanctuary. Thursday 5th, Friday 6th and Saturday 7th of April. (10.00am - 4.00pm). They will be situated at the top of the Arcade outside Dolly Peg Boutique and Westgate Wine and Cheese. Perfect for families and children over the Easter holidays.