Opening followed across the world through our Facebook coverage
Some of the positive comments you made about the re-opening of Halifax's Piece Hall show the news reached far and wide '“ across the world, in fact '“ with many Halifax 'exiles' following the coverage on our Facebook Live link.
Here are a few of those from our Facebook page.
Janice Hoyle: Fab day in Halifax. Loads of people making a fab atmosphere in the Borough Market as well as the Piece Hall. Long may it last.
Amy ‘Aj’ Norcliffe: Can’t really see much of the new Piece Hall with so many people there but I look forward to seeing it soon! Happy Yorkshire Day, I’m proud to be from Yorkshire!
Frances Day: So pleased it’s finally open. Halifax isn’t the same without the Piece Hall.
Lisa Charlton: Welcome back Piece Hall, looking forward to walking through the gates once more.
Julia MacCallum: Can’t wait for the Christmas market X looking good well done Halifax.
Lesley Rushworth: Looks fabulous. Well done to everyone involved. Gutted I’m not there to experience the opening first hand as I’m on holiday but I will be visiting as soon as I get back.
Karen Thompson: Used to love going here with my mum as a kid but we moved away to Blackpool will be over soon to come and see this gem of a place
Lynn Marsden: Apparently it was said in ancient Egypt ...“those pyramids, what a waste of money, let’s knock them down and build something better...”!!! Congratulations, Halifax, on restoring such a beautiful building!
Sarah Czainski: Watching from Dubai. Moving back to Halifax next week. Piece Hall...looking good.
Adam Goldsmith: Best made leaky steps I’ve seen. Seriously though looking forward to coming down for a wander
Kevin Wilmington: “A positive step and much needed breath of life for Halifax.”