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Address: 73 Bradford Road, Brighouse, Huddersfield HD6 4AD, England
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Soul & Motown night

Great venue, big enough dance floor to cater for all the northern soul dancers. Car park a bit small but a really sound nights dancing.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
NWales_11
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Prestatyn, United Kingdom
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Huddersfield
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

.......and atmosphere to match, with acoustics to match and almost non-existent stage lighting. Sprung dancefloor though! Uncomfortable seats all round the edge, cold (!), too big for the sort of bands playing. If it was rammed-full it might be ok but I douibt it ever is. Don't expect the phone to be answered, nor them to know who the support... More 

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Prestatyn, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great venue, big enough dance floor to cater for all the northern soul dancers. Car park a bit small but a really sound nights dancing.

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wrexham
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112 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 December 2016 via mobile

Went to a christmas modern jive freestyle with hundreds of other dancers from all over and have visited on similar occasions before. The venue has thee best sprung dance floor ever... the sound and lighting brilliant. Yes its an old fashioned ballroom which adds to the evening The atmosphere when all the dancers are going for it is electric. So... More 

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Thank Paul A
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26 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

This is a great place to see some bands, fantastic for a mixed group as the drinks are reasonable so the usual Brighouse idiots do not turn up. Some bands are a bit hit and miss but the tribute bands generally get a good vibe and enthusiastic crowds.

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1 Thank Richard C
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

Went to a Motown/Northern Soul Night & danced the night away! Great tunes, reasonable prices for drink. Thoroughly recommend.

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Thank Markus W
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15 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 June 2016

A great 'small' venue foe bands. It's an Old Fashioned Ballroom affair. A bar down each side, mixing desk at the back the rest of the floor is yours! Want to be at the front? Just walk up to the stage! Small balcony runs around the three sides upstairs if your short and need a better view!! Took the kids... More 

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Brighouse, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 June 2016

I absolutely love the Ritz. I'm so glad it was rescued from the brink. My husband and I have seen number of tribute bands here and also been to the Motown nights. We have had a great night every time. The cost is reasonable and drinks are cheap. The clientele is of varied aged and it's good fun to just... More 

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Northampton, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 June 2016

Recently attended the Ritz Brighouse for the first time to see Diane Shaw as her show in Northampton was cancelled and we wanted to see her. Always thought about attending a Northern Soul night at the Ritz but just never got round to it. The venue was excellent, well ran, clean and a very friendly crowd of people and the... More 

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Huddersfield, United Kingdom
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289 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 249 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 March 2016

I'm so please that someone has rescued this building. Now posters and banners hang outside again advertising groups from the 70s and up to date. I did see a sign that suggested dance lessons will be back. Hopefully Brighouse evens like the 1940s weekend will provide more opertunities to use the Ritz ballroom for band and dance nights. Brighouse has... More 

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Thank Paul H
Brighouse, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
10 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 February 2016

The Ritz is in my home town and had some super nights out there and the atmosphere is great. It also has a super dance floor on a par with Blackpool Tower Ballroom

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