HEALTH AND FITNESS
Total Fitness in Ossett is 2.3 miles from home. Here you will find a full timetable of classes such as body attack and spinning, as well as a 25-metre laned swimming pool.
Meanwhile, Low Laithes Golf Club is 2.1 miles away. The 18-hole parkland course has been around since 1925 and often hosts open golf events and club challenges. Another option in your local area is Hanging Heaton Golf Club at 2.2 miles, which has nine holes for you to play and a popular club house.
There are many doctor’s surgeries throughout the Ossett area, with the Prospect Surgery one of your nearest at 1.3 miles away. It’s open from 8am to 6:30pm Monday to Friday and has an online appointment booking service. Dr C Jones & Partners - Church Street Surgery is 1 mile from home and has the same opening hours.
The nearest hospital to Ossett is 3.4 miles away and can easily be accessed using the A638. Dewsbury and District Hospital offers day surgery and a range of other medical services, including pain management and respiratory medicine.
There is a regular market outside the town hall in the centre of Ossett on a Tuesday and Friday. It runs from 8:30am to 4pm, where you can buy a variety of goods from flowers to clothes, electrical items to greetings cards.
On the last Saturday of the month between March and November, there is also a Food and Craft Market in the town centre. The stalls are chosen to complement the town’s existing shops.
There are a number of stores in the town centre, including independent shops in the Wellgate Centre, including a hairdresser, craft supplies and charity shop.
Out of town opportunities
IKEA Leeds is 6.1 miles from Intrigue, where you will also find Birstall Shopping Park. Shops include Next, M&S Simply Food and Homesense, as well as restaurants such as Pizza Express and Chiquito.
You can be in the centre of Wakefield in around 15 minutes, where there are more shopping opportunities to explore. Trinity Walk is one of them, with stores including H&M, Next and Topshop all under one roof.