Ready to party – Covid responsibly!

by | Dec 16, 2021 | News

Celebrate Christmas in style:

At the time of writing, Christmas is still open – just! Unlike last year, we’re allowed to meet with friends and family and celebrate Christmas, albeit in a responsible and Covid-safe way.

And here in Honley, we’ve everything you need for your festive celebrations. Hairdressing salons, beauticians and barbers will have you looking your best. And with a host of entertainment venues all within walking distance of the village, there’s no need to worry about driving.

Party ready

We all like to look our best on special occasions. What better excuse than Christmas to treat yourself to a little TLC.

There are no shortage of businesses in Honley to help you prepare for the festivities. For a new ‘hair do’ There’s a friendly welcome waiting for you at Strands. In fact, there’s no shortage of salons in Honley, with Taylor Hughes, You, 2812 Hair and Beauty, Stylish Thoughts and Topiary all offering their own specialities. Talking of which, Honley Barbers specialise in creative short styles, especially for men.

Tracy Peto at Tracy’s Hair and Beauty Salon, offers even more, with spray tans and makeovers as well your cut and colour. You’ll also be well and truly pampered at Lash Lounge at Secret Retreat.

(All of the above also offer vouchers for last minute gifts.)

Places to meet (Covid-safely)

Why not meet up with friends during the day for a Christmas coffee (and cake! It is Christmas after all)?

There are plenty of cafés in Honley to enjoy a relaxing cuppa and catch-up. Wired are known for their speciality coffees, then there’s Café Loom, Café Plus and Gallery Café to choose from too. Or why not spoil yourself (or the kids) with a speciality ice cream at Dora’s Desserts?

Places to eat (Covid-safely)

Christmas is the perfect excuse to dine out with friends and family. With a world of cuisines on your doorstep, choose your favourite and make a booking.

Enjoy traditional dishes at Jacob’s Well, or head to Savaro if Lebanese is your favourite. Punch is the place to share tapas with friends (or keep them to yourself). Cantonese cuisine is on the menu at Canton Chef, and for Asian fusion food head to Blue Tiger.

Places to drink (Covid-safely)

Perhaps you’re looking for somewhere to have a drink and a natter? Phoenix Squash and Fitness Club has a welcoming bar area (perfect if you’ve just finished a Christmas workout). Krafty is the place to visit for cocktails and speciality ales. Quint has a fine range of wines, The Allied boasts your traditional hand-pulled pints, while the Foresters Arms has something for everyone. For a relaxed drink in comfortable surroundings, check out Honley Con Club or Honley Liberal Club.

Happy Christmas

If you live in Honley and are looking for festive fun this Christmas, you don’t have to travel far!