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Grand Memorial in a central position

We visited Keighley and came across this impressive War Memorial close to the centre of the town... read more

Reviewed 29 August 2018
Nottingham, United Kingdom

The Keighley War Memorial is a large and impressive memorial to the heroes of this country. The... read more

Reviewed 5 August 2018
Staffordshire, United Kingdom
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29 Aug 2018
“Grand Memorial in a central position”
5 Aug 2018
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Reviewed 29 August 2018

We visited Keighley and came across this impressive War Memorial close to the centre of the town. It was unveiled in 1922 for those that lost their lives in the first World War with names added later from the second World War. The figure of...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank 2014Jandy
Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

The Keighley War Memorial is a large and impressive memorial to the heroes of this country. The memorial is located in a beautiful park where all the flowers are in bloom right now. It’s a peaceful place to enjoy a sunny day.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank RamonaL34
Reviewed 7 November 2017

Beautifully restored with cleaning and wrought iron railings around the square. Lots of seating to sit and reflect of just enjoy a quiet moment.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Catherine042017
Reviewed 2 October 2017

This centrally located war memorials is a HUGE one. It is tall on to of which is a female figure and is adorned on four sides by plaque and statues of combatants. It sits on a large plinth and amongst pleasant gardens with seats. The...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank sabatinitennis
Reviewed 19 March 2017

Walk past nearly every day and visit on the solemn occasion of REMEMBRANCE SUNDAY... it is one of the best small town memorials in the country, and unlike some ie DEWSBURY is not hidden away in a park. Made better by the addition in recent...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Ernest C
Reviewed 24 September 2016

It stands proud in the center of town,over the road from the register office, So it's used for a photo shoot for weddings, it's also a good place to eat you packed lunch,there are lots of people with photos of the memorial over the years...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Patricia W
Reviewed 3 August 2016

I found it by chance on a lunch stop here. Am so glad I did as it was one of the most beautiful memorials i've ever seen. Commemorating all 3 services, army, navy and air force in a most fitting way. The statues were stunning...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank jwi45
Reviewed 9 March 2016

When I previously lived in Keighley I would walk past the memorial every day :) Lovely memorial. Great to see

Date of experience: January 2016
Thank Terri E
Reviewed 20 February 2016

this is the most beautiful memorial I have ever seen. It stands on a plinth with steps up to it and commemorates the first and second world wars. on one side of the memorial is a bronze casting of a soldier and on the other...More

Date of experience: May 2015
Thank Kathryn F
Reviewed 10 July 2015

Took the opportunity to take a closer look at this war memorial when we were in Keighley recently, and it is well worth visiting if you have any interest in our history. The monument and statues of the soldiers are very very good, in deed...More

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank dnowland_12
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