Local Amenities

The information sited for Local Amenities is not exclusive and has been gathered directly from the Internet, information within the public domain. Services or Businesses within the Parish may use our Website Inclusion Request to provide a brief description of their services.

Medical Services

Harewood Medical Practice

69 The Square, Harewood. LS17 9LQ  01132886210
(outside the Parish but serves the Wigton Ward of the Parish)

Shadwell Medical Centre

137 Shadwell Land, Leeds, LS17 8AE   01132371914

Co-op Pharmacy

next door to the Shadwell Medical Centre


Slaidhill Court 0113 2888282

Dental Practices


8 High Ash Drive.  0113 32688391


18-24 Slaidhill Court, Slaidhill, LS17 8TJ. 0113 2371191



Shadwell Medical Centre
141 Shadwell Lane, LS17 8AE   0113 2940300


Wigton Moor Primary School

Barfield Crescent Leeds, West Riding of Yorkshire LS17 8RU

Harewood C of E Primary School

Harrogate Road, Harewood, LS17 9LH
Tel: 0113 2886394, Fax: 0113 2886758, email:[email protected]

Gateways School

Independent school in the Leeds, Harrogate area offering education for girls aged 2-18 and boys aged 2-11; Telephone: 0113 288 6345, Fax: 0113 288 6148

The Grammar School at Leeds

Grammar School at Leeds

The Grammar School at Leeds (GSAL) is a leading co-educational independent school with 2,200 pupils aged three to 18. The Junior School, Senior School and Sixth Form share a spacious green field site at Alwoodley Gates in north Leeds, with the Nursery and Pre-Prep School, Rose Court, based in Headingley.

While GSAL has an excellent record of academic achievement, learning at the school extends far beyond the classroom, with opportunities for a wide range of creative, sporting and intellectual activities and trips.
Subject to funds available a number of means-tested bursaries are available for entry at Year 7 and Sixth form.


Leeds Yorkshire Vets

Shadwell Medical Centre
145 Shadwell Lane, LS17 8AE   0113 2698889

Public Transport

Main residential areas are serviced by public transport. The No 36 bus runs regularly from Leeds to Harrogate/Ripon. The service goes out Harrogate Road, it enters the Parish at Alwoodley Gates, and passes through Harewood Village, down Harewood Bank and leaves the Parish at Harewood Bridge.

The Wigton Ward is serviced by the Nos 7S and 48 buses. No 7S travels out Scothall Road, to Street Lane, Moortown Corner then out Shadwell Lane to Shadwell Village passing through Slaidhill.

No 48 travels out Harrogate Road, Street Lane, Moortown Corner, Harrogate Road to Alwoodley Gates, Wigton Lane, Plantation Gds, High Ash Av, High Ash Dr to Wigton Moor Church. (48 is replaced at night by No7 bus)

The No 781 runs daily from Leeds, Moortown, Harewood, Weardly to Otley once a day allowing 2 hours in Otley before returning.

The No 923 runs from Tadcaster, Boston Spa, Wetherby, Harewood to Otley. For further details phone the bus company
on 01951 753417

Timetables and further details may be obtained at http://www.wymetro.com/BusTravel/bustimetables

Religious Centres

Wigton Moor United Reformed Church

High Ash Drive
0113 2696453

Harewood Chapel

No.5 The Avenue, Harewood
Combined Anglican and Methodist Church


The Parish is serviced in 3 areas by Leeds Mobile Libraries:
The Dexter Car Park, Slaidhill, Tuesdays 13.00 - 15.00pm
Wigton Moor Church, High Ash Avenue, Tuesdays 15.15- 16.45pm
Harewood Village Hall, Thursdays 18.15 – 19.15pm

Parks, Walks and Cycle Paths

Being a rural Parish we have several footpaths and bridles paths to enjoy. Please Click on the PDF map links button to see the pathways.

The Leeds Country Way crosses through the Parish, This is a circular long distance footpath, 62 miles around Leeds.

There is a circular walk around the outer perimeter of the Harewood Estate. Part of Eccup Reservoir is in the Parish and there is a walk around the Reservoir. As yet we do not have any designated cycle paths in the Parish.

The Parish is full of wildlife and birds, a common sight in the Parish is the most spectacular Red Kite. Kite numbers are numerous. Herons are also seen at Eccup Reservoir or the river Wharfe.

Tourist Attractions

Harewood House

Harewood House

Harewood House is said to be one of the treasure houses of England. For information on its opening times, charges collections, works of art, house, Himalayan garden, Bird garden, grounds and adventure playhouse and special events go to [email protected] 0113 2181010

Pubs and Restaurants

Harewood Arms, Harewood Village, Harrogate Road is a hotel and local pub where coffee and meals are served.

Dexter Pub, Wike Ridge Lane, Slaidhill is a local pub and restaurant where snacks or meals are served.

Wike Ridge Inn, Leeds Golf Centre, Wike Ridge Lane, Leeds LS17 9JW
Licensed Restaurant and snacks available. 0113 2886160

Shadwell Tandoori, Wike Ridge Lane, Slaidhill, Leeds LS17 8TJ
Licensed Restaurant.

There is a mobile fish and chip van which parks up at the Harewood Village Hall on Tuesday nights 6pm and at High Ash Drive on Thursday nights at 6pm.

Luciano’s Italian Take away, Slaidhill Court, Leeds LS17 8TJ

Post Offices and Shops

Harewood Post Office, 88 The Avenue, Harewood, LS17 9LD and Village Store. Tel: 0113 2886220

High Ash Post Office and Co-op Food Store, 90-96 High Ash Drive, P.O. and Co-op Tel: 0113 2697257.

OneStop Shop, Slaidhill, Wike Ridge Lane

NOTE: The three above premises have cash points, the cash point at the Co-op in High Ash Drive is sited outside and available 24hrs.

At the Parade of Shops in High Ash Drive there is:

Hairdresser, C’est Chic 0113 2687609

Beauty, Diamond Nails and Beauty 07702334154

Solicitor, Schiller Leon 0113 2888111

Therapy 0113 2688915

At the Parade of shops at Slaidhill Court there is:

a Newsagent;
Beautiful People 0113 2687476
Coles Carpets;
Coopland the Bakers;
Hair Station;
Rhythm and Booze Off license;
Johnson Drycleaner and Shoe repair;
(and New Shop Opening Soon.)

Sporting Facilities

There are several golf courses within the Parish and nearby:
Alwoodley Golf Course, Off Wigton Lane, Wigton Chase LS17 8SA, 0113 2681680
Wike Ridge Golf Course, Leeds Golf Centre, Wike Ridge Lane, LS17 9JW, 0113 2886000
Brandon Golf Course, Holywell Lane, off Shadwell Lane, LS178EZ, 0113 2737471
The Village Golf Course, Backgill Lane, off Wike Ridge Lane, LS17 9JS, 0113 2737471


There are several Horse Riding Stables and Equestrian Centres

New Laithe Farm, Harewood Avenue, LS17 9LB
Equestrian Riding School and Stables 0113 2886621
Wikefield Equestrian Centre, Harrogate Road, LS17 9JZ 0113 2886315

Cricket Club

Shadwell Cricket Club, Brandon Crescent, LS17 9JH 07970891559
[email protected]

BA Racing Club Centre

Harewood Hill Climb www.harewoodhill.com

Community Centres

Harewood Village Hall, Church Lane, Harewood.
Wigton Moor United Reform Church, High Ash Drive. - (outside Parish but serves Wigton Ward, Treetops Community Centre, Squirrel Way, off Shadwell Lane)

North Leeds Scout Camp, Wike Camp Site, Backstone Gill Lane, Wike, LS17 9JS


Slaid Hill in Bloom, North Leeds

Click here for a warm welcome to Slaid Hill in Bloom, Wike Ridge Lane Shopping Parade, LS17 8TX.  With support from Harewood Parish Council, residents are creating colourful landscaped flowerbeds and hanging baskets.  These displays give pleasure to the whole community and all who drive through.  Why not join us?

Mrs Margaret Herbert, Co Chair

Contact email: [email protected]


Other Businesses

  • Moller Associates, 70 High Ash Cres LS17 0113 2661947
  • Stocktaking and Inventory Services, 3-4 Slaidhill Court 08000281875
  • Lighting Consultants 72 The Square, Harewood 0113 2886677
  • Designers- Graphic The Cart Shed, Harewood House Estate
  • Charles Church, Property Developers, 8 Harewood Yard, Harewood House Estate, LS17 9LS. 01132181880
  • Financial Advisors-Independent , Godfrey Pearson & Partners
  • 5 Harewood Yard, Harerwood House Estate, LS17 9LS 0113 2886622
  • SMGSS Ltd Financial Advisors – Independent
  • 9 Harewood Yard, Harewood House Estate, LS17 9LS 0113 3873470
  • Property & Harewood Estate Management, 2 Harewood Yard
  • Harewood House Estate, LS17 9LS 0113 2886252
  • Coda Ltd, Structural Engineers, 2 Harewood Yard, Harewood House Estate LS17 9LS. 0113 2886766
  • Home Architecture, Harewood Yard, Harewood House Estate, LS17 9LS. 0113 2886888
  • McLellan International Ltd, Window Cleaners, Harewood Yard, Harewood House Estate, LS17 9LS 0113 23873111
  • Taskers Ltd, Window Cleaners, Harewood Yard, Harewood House Estate, LS17 9LS. 0113 3873111