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Mispronounced Halifax places: 15 words people from outside Calderdale always get wrong according to readers

Here are 15 of the most commonly mispronounced Calderdale place names, as chosen by you – our readers.

By Abigail Kellett
Friday, 10th June 2022, 4:03 pm

Whether you live in our wonderful borough, or are simply passing through, it is hard not to notice the number of place names with some strange – often wonderful – pronunciations.

From Mytholmroyd to Northowram – here are the top 15 mispronounced Calderdale place names, and how to say them correctly.

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