The £20m refurbishment to transform the Georgian building
The Piece Hall is currently in the process of a £20 million refurbishment. Refurbishments have been made possible by £10 million funding from Calderdale Council and £8 million from the Heritage Lottery fund. A further £2 million is being sought from other funding bodies The Piece Hall Trust announced that the Garfield Weston Foundation has made a significant contribution of £250,000 towards the project. Major improvements are being made to visitor facilities, including modern granite seating, level access across the courtyard, customer lifts, enhanced lighting and a central space for heritage events, markets and activities.