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To unofficially mark the passing of HRH Prince Phillip Duke of Edinburgh a candle has been lit and placed on the memorial at The Old Colonial, Mirfield.

As a mark of respect to the memory of HRH Prince Phillip, our official welcome back open up scheduled for twelve o'clock midday Monday 12th April, will now be delayed by two hours and we will now open at 14.00.

Condolences and best wishes from all at the Old Colonial.

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Old Colonial

(formerly Old Colonial Club, Towngate WMC)

Dunbottle Lane
WF14 9JJ

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Opening Times

Monday5.00 pm - 10.30 pm
Tuesday4.00 pm - 8.00 pm
Wednesday4.00 pm - 8.00 pm
Thursday4.00 pm - 9.00 pm
Friday3.00 pm - 9.00 pm
SaturdayMidday - 9.00 pm
SundayMidday - 8.00 pm

Meal Times

No Service Mon - Wed
4 - 8 Thu
3 - 9 Fri
12 - 9 Sat
12 - 3.30 Sun

About the Pub

Former club with fascinating colonial memorabilia offering a cosy retreat with sofas around the fire. A Royal British Legion memorial is in the prize-winning garden and local charities are well supported. The spacious conservatory serves for functions and meetings. Up to three guests are from a range of brewers and usually include a dark ale. Good quality and value meals are served Thursday to Saturday plus Sunday lunch. Mirfield station is one mile away. Opening times vary so ring ahead.

Regular cask ales

This pub serves 1 regular beer.

  • Copper Dragon Best Bitter

Changing cask ales

This pub serves 3 changing beers.

Changing beers typically include:

  • Stancill Barnsley Bitter

Mostly from Yorkshire breweries, but many specials will make an appearance. Well worth a visit. Reduced range due to Covid.

Source: Regional

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Old Colonial, Mirfield


  • RealAle Real Ale Available
  • UsesAutovac Return tray


  • DisabledAccess Disabled Access
  • LunchtimeMeals Lunchtime Meals

    Sunday only Noon till 3pm.

  • EveningMeals Evening Meals

    Thurs to Saturday 5pm to 8pm.

  • Garden Pub Garden
  • Parking Parking
  • FamilyFriendly Family Friendly
  • FunctionRoom Function Room
  • Games Traditional Pub Games

    Darts & Doms.

  • LiveMusic Live Music
  • Newspapers Newspapers
  • RealFire Real Fire
  • Smoking Smoking Area
  • WiFi Wifi


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Old Colonial

Dunbottle Lane
WF14 9JJ

Sat Nav Reference

53.682878, -1.685912


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Nearby Bus Routes (25m)

Arriva: 202; Longstaff: 205

Closest Station (1350m)



Off A644 up Church Lane, 1 mile NE of station

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