Amenities and things to do

We asked: What do you most like about living/working/studying round here?


You love and appreciate the wide range of amenities and activities available in our district Amenities mentioned include shops, cafes and restaurants, Xscape, and markets.

Community centres and the activities they organise, sports centres, libraries, sports clubs, and gyms are some of the activities you value. Museums, country parks, stately homes and cultural events such as The Rhubarb and Liquorice Festivals. 

"I like the Ossett monthly farmer’s market as it attracts others into the town. I also like the pubs and brewery as well as Ossett Market on a Friday (especially the Cheese man). The cafe culture post-Covid is really good with everyone sat outside.”

Male aged 50-59 Ossett