Newsome Mills Campaign
For advice about Newsome Mills, to share your memories or information, or to get involved in the campaign to protect the remaining structures, please contact:

Diane Sims
Newsome Mills Campaign co-ordinator
(Newsome Ward Community Forum)

Owner of the mill
The remains of the four-storey mill, and the clock tower, weaving sheds, office building, gateway and gatehouse (and the land behind the mill, next to White Hart Drive) are owned by:

Phil Metcalf (Director)
Panorama Living Limited – formerly known as Royalle Estates
Warwick House
Warwick Road
Old Trafford
M16 0QQ

Owner of the mill ponds
The nineteenth century mill pond and culvert, the second mill pond and the land at Hart Street (the former mill workers allotment site) is owned by:

Benjamin Bentley and Partners
19 Salem Street
West Yorkshire

Tel. 01274 729792


Please report trespassers, vandalism and any other suspicious activity to the Police:

  • For emergencies: dial 999
  • For non-emergencies dial 101
  • To call anonymously, ring Crimestoppers: 0800 555 111

If you witness illegal demolition or removal of materials from the site:

  • Contact Councillor Andrew Cooper. Tel. 07721 348619
  • Also contact the Police quoting reference 1110 of 20th November 2016

Kirklees Council Planning Service
For planning and building conservation issues please contact:

Nigel Hunston
Group Leader Conservation and Design
Planning and Building Control Services
Kirklees Council
PO Box B93
Civic Centre III
Off Market Street
Huddersfield HD1 2JR

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