Dewsbury Tourism

(For other uses, see Dewsbury (disambiguation).) Dewsbury (/ˈdjuːzbəri/) is a minster town in the Metropolitan Borough of Kirklees, in West Yorkshire, England. It is to the west of Wakefield, east of Huddersfield and south of Leeds. It lies by the River Calder and an arm of the Calder and Hebble Navigation. Historically a part of the West Riding of Yorkshire, after undergoing a period of major growth in the 19th century as a mill town, Dewsbury went through a period of decline. More recently there has been redevelopment of derelict mills into flats, and regenerating of city areas. According to the 2011 census the Dewsbury urban sub-area had a population of 62,945. Dewsbury is the largest town in the Heavy Woollen District, a conurbation of small mill towns.

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This is a comprehensive travel guide for Dewsbury in United Kingdom. From budgeting tips to finding the best spots, this travel guide has got all the insider information to explore Dewsbury like a local. Dewsbury is located at a short trip away from Manchester a major city in United Kingdom. Manchester, is a worth visiting city owing to its prime attractions like Museum Of Science And Industry, The Lowry, The Village. Also, to reach Dewsbury, you'll have to take a flight to Manchester; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. A holiday in Dewsbury can generally be of 1-2 days.

Get, set and plan a journey with this amazing travel planner for Dewsbury that shall leave you with plenty of memories at the end of your trip.

  • Know the pollution level of Dewsbury before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 46.15 (Moderate)
    • Water Pollution 22.22 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 58.75 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 53.75 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 40.28 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 40.22 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 30 (Low)
  • How safe is Dewsbury for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Dewsbury.

    • Burglary and Theft 49.09 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 37.5 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 40.28 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 27.83 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 33.02 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 49.54 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 38.64 (Low)
    • Drug offense 55 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 76.82 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 50.93 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 44.09 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 29.17 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 51.82 (Moderate)
  • Quality of Life Index of Dewsbury is 172.99 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 57.38 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 84.59 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 46.95 (Moderate)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 36.19 (Moderate)
    • Cost of Living Index 66.03 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 83.56 (Very High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 6.75 (Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 113.56 (Very High)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Here's how much it will cost to shop in Dewsbury

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.09 USD
    • International Movie per seat 11.56 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 39.1 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 72.14 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 72.41 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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