Wakefield is a city in West Yorkshire. Home to around 80,000 people, it is situated around 10 miles south of Leeds and is close to Ossett and Dewsbury.
The city of Wakefield is situated on the River Calder, in West Yorkshire. With a history stretching back to the Middle Ages, it is a historic location; Wakefield Cathedral dates from the 14th century and has the highest spire in West Yorkshire.
Attractions for visitors to the Wakefield area include the National Coal Mining Museum for England, the Yorkshire Sculpture Park and Walton Hall, which is set in the grounds of the what was the world's first nature reserve.
Other attractions include Nostell Priory, an 18th century house that is home to some of the finest examples of Thomas Chippendale furniture in the world and is exquisitely decorated in a variety of historical styles throughout.
Van hire in Wakefield is provided by a number of local branches. Rental vans should be available to suit most requirements: