The Big Day

The Big Day

The Big Day

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Opening Hours

Sunday Closed
Monday Closed
Tuesday 10:00 - 14:00
Wednesday 10:00 - 14:00
Thursday 13:00 - 21:00
Friday 10:00 - 16:00
Saturday 09:00 - 17:30

All our appointments are completely exclusive and you will have the shop to yourself for two hours. To avoid disappointment, it is always advisable to book an appointment prior to visiting the shop.

Shop Location

The Big Day is located in Castleford, West Yorkshire. It is within easy reach of the M62 (just 5 minutes drive from junction 32) and has good bus and rai links.

Our address is 17 Bank Street, Castleford, West Yorkshire, WF10 1JD.


Travelling by car
Leave the M62 at junction 32 and follow the A639 signposted to Castleford. At the mini roundabout (with the "Welcome to Castleford" flags) take the first exit to continue along the A639 towards Castleford. At the next roundabout turn right on to the A656, following signs for the Town Centre. At the next roundabout turn left, continuing along the A656 and following the Town Centre signs. Go under the railway bridge and turn left at the next roundabout. You will come to a set of traffic lights - Bank Street is the turn on the left BUT continue straight across to get to the car park. Turn left at the roundabout and then immediately left again into the car park, just beyond the pelican crossing. Drive down to the bottom of the car park as if heading back towards the traffic lights. You will see The Big Day on the opposite side of Bank Street.

For a link to Multimap click here.


Travelling by rail
Castleford can be reached on 2 main lines, via Leeds or Sheffield. Direct trains run to Castleford every 30 minutes from Leeds and every hour from Sheffield. If travelling from further afield you will need to change at one of these stations. See the National Rail Enquiry website for more details. The Big Day is a short walk from Castleford railway station. Exit the station (towards the station car park) and walk down the road directly opposite (Powell Street). At the end of the street turn right on to Carlton Street, then left at the traffic lights (by Barclays Bank) - this is Bank Street. The Big Day is towards the bottom of this street, on the right hand side.


Travelling by bus
Castleford bus station is served by many services. See the Metro website for more details. The bus station is a short walk from The Big Day. Exit the bus station on to Albion Street and walk right, towards Bondi Beach Bar. At Bondi turn right on to Carlton Street, then left at the traffic lights (by Barclays Bank) - this is Bank Street. The Big Day is towards the bottom of this street, on the right hand side.


Things to do during your visit to Castleford

Xscape

The ultimate entertainment destination offering a unique combination of extreme sports and leisure facilities for all ages. There are also a number of restaurants available including Nando's, Chiquito, Frankie & Benny's, ASK, and Elements Oriental.

Junction 32 Retail Outlet

Junction 32 is home to over 80 of the biggest names and leading high street brands at up to 60% off RRP.

Diggerland

If you are looking for a fantastic day out for all the family, Diggerland is a unique adventure park where children and adults can drive real diggers and so much more.

Pontefract Races

Fixtures for races are available on the website. There are themed events such as Ladies Day and Family Day.

Haribo Factory, Pontefract

Home of the delicious chewy fruity sweets.
"Kids and grown-ups love it so .....".


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