Bolster Moor


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Bolster Moor is a small village on a plateau high above the north side of the Colne Valley and Golcar about 3.5 miles west south west of Huddersfield town centre (4.5 miles by road).

Bolster Moor has a community association which organises a variety of local events.

The area used to have a Baptist Church, at Bolster Moor Road, but this closed in 2013.

A former Anglican church at Westwood Edge Road has been converted into the Westwood Christian Centre, a retreat including flats and a hall.

Around Bolster Moor

Bolster Moor has an award-winning farm shop at Harden Road Farm, Bolster Moor Road. As well as awards for its shop and cafe in recent years, it quite regularly wins top prizes for its pies, sausages and other produce.
The Golcar Lily is at Slades Road.
Bolster Moor Farm Shop has an award-winning cafe.
The Golcar Lily is a pub and restaurant.
Clough Head J & I School is in Bolster Moor Road.  Clough Head J & I School website
Bolster Moor is in the Colne Valley ward of Kirklees Council, the metropolitan district council.  Kirklees Council website

There is no civil parish council for the Colne Valley area.


Travel

Bus services

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Huddersfield Bus station - Longroyd Bridge - Thornton Lodge Manchester Road - Milnsbridge Market Street, Scar Lane - Golcar Scar Lane, Knowl Road, Church Street, Town End, Swallow Lane - Bolster Moor - Scapegoat Hill

Timetable at  Metro      Timetables and information at  Team Pennine

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Huddersfield Bus station - Longroyd Bridge - Thornton Lodge Manchester Road - Milnsbridge Market Street, Scar Lane - Golcar Britannia Road, Station Road, James Street, Knowl Road, Church Street, Town End, Swallow Lane - Bolster Moor - Scapegoat Hill

Timetable at  Metro     Timetables and information at  Team Pennine

Road travel

Bolster Moor can be reached by hilly and narrow minor roads just over a mile from the A640 New Hey Road near Outlane and around 2 miles from the A62 Manchester Road at Slaithwaite.

Roads through the area are generally unsuitable for access by large vehicles and can also be affected by severe weather conditions.


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