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Midgley is a hill-top village in Calderdale, West Yorkshire, England. It is 1 mile (1.6 km) east-north-east of Mytholmroyd, 2.5 miles (4.0 km) east-south-east of Hebden Bridge and 4 miles (6.4 km) west-north-west of Halifax. It is home to Midgley School and a village shop and community room. The Old Co-op has been refurbished to become the site of a new shop and community room. The shop opened in February 2010.
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