The next Park Ward Heritage walk will be on Sat 17 Aug ’19. Crossleys & 2 murders! Lister Lane – The Gibbet. This is a free event
Starting at Lister Lane Cemetery gates HX1 5JL, visiting Francis Street, People’s Park, the birthplace of Speaker Whitley, the little-known Model Village at West Hill Park, the site of the Hanson Lane Bomb, Mackintosh’s early warehouse, and the sites of two murders – Mary Hackett (1953) and Emily Pye (1957). Ends at the Halifax Gibbet.
Suggested parking in Park Road or Hopwood Lane.
Tickets are available on Eventbrite.