Business Listings in Pontefract, West Yorkshire

Having searched for business suppliers in Pontefract, West Yorkshire ( which is a town with an approximate population of 29,305 ), we have found 6 suppliers of services such as Wall Art, & Accountants in Pontefract and have listed them below split into the type of service that they provide.

If you know of any more suppliers of business related services, either matching the list of 2 services we already have or new services, in Pontefract that you can recommend please contact us and we will look at adding them to this page.

Please note that none of the firms listed on this page have paid for an entry. We have found them either by our own searching or by the recommendation of other people.

Pontefract based Accountants

HBH
Website of Pontefract based HBH Chartered Accountants, accountancy, tax and audit experts, committed to helping you grow your business with a guarantee of professionalism and excellent service.

Malcolm Hurst
Taxation advice and accountancy services from Malcolm Hurst, accountants based in Pontefract and York, North and West Yorkshire

Richard A Pepper
Established Chartered Accountants in Pontefract offer a considerable range of services to companies in the surrounding areas at reasonable rates.

Stephens
Accountants covering Wakefield, Castleford & Pontefract, west Yorkshire

Townends
Yorkshire Accountants Townends Accountants provide trusted accountancy and tax services in Goole, Pontefract, Selby & York. Lots of resources available online.

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Wall Art in Pontefract

Wall Art
Wall art suitable for interior design and office receptions, available online and shipped to Pontefract. Printed to order on canvas, acrylic and other surfaces with 30 day guarantee.

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About Pontefract

Pontefract is a historic market town in West Yorkshire, England, near the A1 (or Great North Road) and the M62 motorway. Historically part of the West Riding of Yorkshire, it is one of the five towns in the metropolitan borough of the City of Wakefield and has a population of 28,250, increasing to 30,881 at the 2011 Census. Pontefract's motto is Post mortem patris pro filio, Latin for "After the death of the father, support the son", a reference to the English Civil War Royalist sympathies.

At the end of the 11th century, the modern township of Pontefract consisted of two distinct and separate localities known as Tanshelf and Kirkby. The 11th-century historian, Orderic Vitalis, recorded that, in 1069, William the Conqueror travelled across Yorkshire to put down an uprising which had sacked York, but that, upon his journey to the city, he discovered that the crossing of the River Aire at what is modern-day Pontefract had been blockaded by a group of local Anglo-Scandinavian insurgents, who had broken the bridge and held the opposite bank in force. Such a crossing point would have been important in the town's early days, providing access between Pontefract and other settlements to the north and east, such as York. Historians believe that, in all probability, it is this historical event which gives the township of Pontefract its modern name. The name "Pontefract" originates from the Latin for "broken bridge", formed of the elements pons ('bridge') and fractus ('broken'). Pontefract was not recorded in the 1086 Domesday Book, but it was noted as Pontefracto in 1090, four years after the Domesday survey.

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