How To Find Us
The Elsie Whiteley Innovation Centre,
Visitor parking at Elsie Whiteley Innovation Centre is available on a first come, first serve basis.
EWIC is situated a short walk from Halifax Town Centre on Hopwood Lane. Here’s how to find us:
From the Town Centre head towards Bull Green roundabout and cross onto King’s Cross Road. Continue up King’s Cross Road away from the Town Centre and bear right at Hopwood Hall onto Hopwood Lane. Continue up Hopwood Lane over the mini roundabout and under the flyover. EWIC is on your right-hand side.
Direct trains run regularly from Halifax Train Station to Leeds, Manchester and London King’s Cross. EWIC is approximately a 20 minute walk from the station or 5 minute taxi ride.
From the M62 Motorway
Take Junction 24, signposted Halifax. Continue 800m to the first roundabout, and take the first left onto the A629, signposted Halifax. Continue for 4.6 miles, into Halifax. At the roundabout in the centre of the town, take the first exit, onto Bull Green. Then take the first right, into Hopwood Lane carry on for 100m, head straight over at the mini roundabout and take the next left into the visitor car park located under the flyover.
From the A58
Follow the signs to Halifax, at the flyover continue forward – signposted to Burnley. At the next roundabout, take the first exit on to the A629 – signposted to Huddersfield. At the next roundabout (Bull Green) take the second exit on to Bull Green and take the first right on to Hopwood Lane carry on for 100m, head straight over at the mini roundabout and take the next left into the visitor car park located under the flyover.
From the A646
Follow signs for Halifax and continue onto Aachen Way at King’s Cross. Stay on Aachen Way/A58, leaving at the exit marked ‘Town Centre’. Turn left onto King’s Cross Road and left again onto Hanover St (before Halifax Playhouse). At the mini roundabout take the first exit and turn left under the flyover into the visitor’s car park.