Canal Locks Gallery

Transfer through the locks has now been significantly reduced (1980 – 2016) following cessation of coal mining operations and re-routing of the sand and gravel barges.   Added to this … Continue Reading →

Places Gallery

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In Bloom Gallery

Monday 8th April 2008-  Judging took place of Methley’s application to Yorkshire in Bloom which was duly recommended.   Thanks to the labours of the volunteers the village can pursue … Continue Reading →

Railways Gallery

In the heyday of rail travel the village could boast the junction of three rail systems.   Construction of the the cuttings and embankments still remain, even for the now … Continue Reading →

Footpaths Gallery

Our once industrial past has offered a substantial increase to the already extensive number of walks contained in this widely varied village.   Reclamation and restoration 0f onetime mining sites … Continue Reading →