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Title: Crossflatts  
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Subject: Bradford, Great Horton Road (Cricket Ground), Ilkley Playhouse, Cutler Heights, Heaton Woods
Collection: Geography of Bradford, Villages in West Yorkshire
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Crossflatts is located in West Yorkshire
 Crossflatts shown within West Yorkshire
OS grid reference
Metropolitan borough City of Bradford
Metropolitan county West Yorkshire
Region Yorkshire and the Humber
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town BINGLEY
Postcode district BD16
Dialling code 01274
Police West Yorkshire
Fire West Yorkshire
Ambulance Yorkshire
EU Parliament Yorkshire and the Humber
UK Parliament Shipley
List of places

Crossflatts is a ribbon development in Airedale along the old route of the A650 road between Bingley and Keighley, in the Metropolitan Borough of Bradford, West Yorkshire, England. The building of the Aire Valley Trunk road in recent decades has diverted traffic away from the village.

It is served by Crossflatts railway station on the Skipton to Bradford/Leeds line. This small village adjoins Bingley at the famous Five Rise Locks.

Crossflatts is served by a pub (The Royal), a social club (Ryshworth), a cricket club (Crossflatts), three hairdressers, a fish and chip shop (Jacks), a butchers (Stuart Prices'), newsagents, bakers, pizza (Hot Shots), chemist, post office, funeral parlour, Chinese take away, curry house (take away only), Tesco Express, music shop and church (St Aidan's).

Crossflatts is also the home of UK Asset Resolution Ltd (UKAR), responsible for administering all remaining old Northern Rock Asset Resolution and Bradford & Bingley mortgages in the UK.

Sports clubs

Crossflatts has a crown green bowling club (Bingley Bowling Green Club Ltd, Slenningford) who play in the Worth Valley League and Aire-Wharfe League, two football clubs (Royal and Crossflatts) and a cricket club which plays in the Bradford Central League.

Keighley Albion Juniors Rugby League club are based at Crossflatts Cricket Club.

Notable people

External links

  • Crossflatts at DMOZ

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