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Longwood Mechanics Hall

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  1. Longwood Mechanics Hall is a multi purpose community building available for hire to organised groups and individuals. Licensed for the performance of Dance, Live and Recorded Music, Film Shows, Plays and Exhibitions.

    Now Fully Licensed for the sale of Alcohol for consumption on and off the premises.
    Bar available for all private functions

    Main Hall has a large stage with capacity of 80 for dancing and 100 for Shows. Library and information centre with internet access. Meeting rooms: Old School Room/dance studio for meetings of up to 30 people; Art Room for meetings of up to 12 people; Philip Taylor Room capacity 8.

    We have numerous weekly activities and classes for all ages and interests including various forms of dancing, art society, table tennis, martial arts and activities for over 55s.

    Please see our website under Weekly Classes for full details.


Longwood Mechanics Hall
01484 311303

Organisation last updated

  1. 13 July 2020

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  1. Longwood Mechanics Hall, Longwood Gate, Longwood, Huddersfield, HD3 4UU
    1. All key services are accessible. Wheelchair access
    2. There is a toilet with some facilities for people with disabilities but it may not be suitable for everybody. Please contact the group if you need further information. Partially accessible toilet
    3. There is a loop system. Please contact the venue if you need further information. Loop system


  1. The Longwood Mechanics Hall was built in 1858 as a home for Longwood Mechanics Institue and has remained as a community building for nearly 150 years. We, under the Longwood Village Group, are currently involved in restoring the Hall to full use after years of neglect and underuse.