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Location & Travel


This year's Make it British Forum is taking place in the historical textile town of Huddersfield in West Yorkshire.

Textile Centre of Excellence

Textiles House
Red Doles Lane,
Leeds Road,
West Yorkshire,


Getting to the venue

By Train

The nearest station is Huddersfield with several trains running every hour.
It is a 20 minute walk or a 5 minute taxi ride from the station to Textiles House.
Trains from London take approx 3 hours.

Details about train travel to and from Huddersfield can be found on the Trainline website.


By Car

There is a large car park on site at Textiles House and Forum attendees are welcome to use it.



By Bus

No. 202 and No. 203 buses going from Huddersfield bus station to Textiles House and take approx 20 minutes.

A bus timetable can be found here.



Below you will find a list of suggestions for hotels in Huddersfield. Please remember to reference the Textile Centre of Excellence when booking these hotels.

Cedar Court Hotel

£65 a night when you reference the Textile Centre of Excellence

Book Online

The Woodman Inn

£65 per night when you reference The Textile Centre of Excellence

Book Online

The Acres Inn

From £50 per night

Book Online

Date & Times

Friday 2nd November 2018

9:00am Registration & Coffee

10am Start Time

5pm Day Closes

Full agenda to be announced shortly


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