Your Views on Cromwell Bottom

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crom-runCromwell Bottom is a Local Nature Reserve owned by Calderdale Council along the banks of the River Calder between Elland and Brighouse.

The Reserve covers around 25 hectares and is home to a rich variety of wildlife and habitats, many not found anywhere else in Calderdale. The area is popular with visitors who enjoy its quiet nature, but facilities are limited.

The area next to the Nature Reserve known as North Bank Loop is a newly restored former landfill site of around 14 hectares, which could offer potential for development in the future.

Calderdale Council would like your views on how the Cromwell Bottom area could be improved both to conserve wildlife and encourage more visitors.

Please click here to share your views…

You can also visit our stall at local events:

  • Brighouse Canal and Music festival (we-re on Park Road) Sat 22 and Sun 23 August 2015
  • Cromwell Bottom on Saturday 12 September 2015
  • Elland Vintage Fair Sunday 20 September 2015

Once we have completed the consultation the results will be summarised on the Calderdale Council website and a plan for Cromwell Bottom will then be drawn up, and you will have the chance to comment on this before the final plan is agreed.