Visit and hold falconry birds during half term – Huddersfield Town Centre 

Huddersfield BID have invited Angel Falconry to hold a falconry experience in Huddersfield Town Centre during the February half-term. 

Adults and children are invited to visit the falconry meet and greet on Thursday 16th and Friday 17th February, 11am – 3pm on Nelson Mandela Corner. Those who attend during these sessions will be able to hold the owls, as well as speak to Kevin (owner and lead trainer of Angel Falconry) about the birds. 

Both sessions are completely free to attend, and don’t need to be booked in advance. Just pop into town and come to Mandela Corner between 11am – 3pm on the 16th – 17th February to join in and meet the birds! 

Huddersfield Street Ranger with Owl

Huddersfield BID Operations Manager, Gavin, at the last falconry visit in 2022.

Owl display in Huddersfield

After visiting the falconry event, there is a fabulous choice of Levy Paying restaurants and cafes nearby. Why not make an afternoon of it while supporting town centre businesses? 

Huddersfield BID Levy Payers near Nelson Mandela Corner for food and drink:

1. Pa-pi Pasta & Pinsa

Pa-Pi Pasta & Pinsa is an independent family-owned restaurant, bringing authentic flavours of Italy to Huddersfield. Their unique concept means you can ‘Pick & Mix’ your pasta combination from 10 types of pasta and 8 different sauces. 

With main’s from £8.95, you can’t go wrong with an Italian feast for your lunch! 

Find Pa-pi Pasta & Pinsa Huddersfield: 38 King Street, Huddersfield, United Kingdom 

Phone number: 07359 045661 

Northern Tea House is an Independent Industrial Modern Tea House with a Hint of Vintage. They have a unique environment to enjoy, and a menu that will make your mouth water.  

From all day brunch to afternoon tea for two, Northern Tea House has an excellent reputation and is the perfect place to enjoy a lunchtime treat in Huddersfield. 

Find Northern Tea House Huddersfield: 36 King Street, Huddersfield, United Kingdom 

Phone number: 01484 769229 

The Slug and Lettuce Huddersfield is a friendly and welcoming venue with an outside seating area, hot food served all day and a great cocktail list. With excellent daily promotions, this venue is perfect for great-value-for-money relaxation. 

Find Slug and Lettuce Huddersfield: King St, Huddersfield HD1 2QT 

Phone number: 01484 545186 

f you arrive at Nelson Mandela Corner needing a coffee fix, Coffee Cali is just opposite on the corner! The family run coffee chain serves hot beverages and a range of delicious baked goods. 

Phone number: 01484421524 

Coffee shop in Huddersfield

Mandela Corner is located to the rear of Huddersfield Library and can be located with a sat nav using the address, Victoria Lane, Huddersfield, HD1 2QF. 

Car parking is easy to find nearby. Both Wilkinson’s Car Park and Kingsgate Shopping Centre are just a three-minute walk from Nelson Mandela Corner. These car parks are pay and display. 

Huddersfield Nelson Mandela Corner