Wakefield Travel Guide

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Wakefield Overview

Wakefield is a city sitting within West Yorkshire on the River Calder. Home to the historic Wakefield Cathedral, Wakefield is a vibrant city with a local theatre and busy night life.

It has great transport links; it is a stop on the Leeds-London railway line, and has a local bus service which has regular services to all the smaller hamlets around.

Local attractions include Sandal Castle, Pugney's Country Park, and the Hepworth Museum. Wakefield has a super league rugby union club called the Wakefield Wildcats.

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