Moving to Castleford

Moving to Castleford

Castleford is the largest of the five towns in the borough of Wakefield in West Yorkshire. The well-known retailer Burberry is situated in the town along with the Nestle factory. Castleford is situated on the River Aire and is approximately 190 miles north of London and 10 miles south-east of Leeds.

Property prices if moving to Castleford

Average house prices are £121,523 showing a rise of 2.21% over the past 12 months. You can buy a semi-detached property for around £116,712; smaller Victorian terraces for £91,983 and family detached home starting from £195,217

Local Council if you are thinking of moving Castleford

If you are planning to move to Castleford and need information on schools, planning permission, parking permits, council tax or information regarding council planning permission meetings. Simply

Local Schools

Wheldon Infant School
St Joseph’s Catholic Primary School Castleford
Castleford Park Junior School
Castleford Academy
Airedale Academy
New College Pontefract

Travel Connections

Castleford railway station runs trains to Leeds taking 21 minutes. Leeds Bradford International Airport is 15 miles by car.

Leisure Facilities

The town centre has public houses, bars and working men’s clubs and the Xcape leisure complex. Diggerland Adventure Park provides a good day out for younger children.

Cable and Phone Connections

If you’re moving to Castleford and need to know the broadband available, simply visit

Domestic Removals Castleford

This item is brought to you by the removals storage and shipping company serving Castleford and the surrounding area.

This service is aimed at people moving in Castleford and for those looking for a local removals, storage and shipping company.

If you are looking to move home or move to the Castleford area, White & Company have been providing a removals service for over 145 years and are members of the British Association of Removers.

White & Company also provide specialist removal services to locations around the UK, Jersey and Guernsey. We work tirelessly to provide the best possible service and peace of mind for those looking to move home.

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