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Holdsworth House is the perfect size for a single, private conference or event. Make the manor exclusively yours and enjoy privileged, uninterrupted peace and quiet.  As well as the beautiful courtyards and gardens Holdsworth House has a number of spacious paddocks that can be used for some fantastic team building events. If the weather’s not up to much, then bring your activities inside in the Stuart Room or the Abraham Brigg.

We work with professional partners G3 Events to bring team building activities to our premises to test brain and brawn. G3 Events are one of the country’s leading event management and team building companies – so you’re in the best hands. Just choose from the ready-made ideas or ask us to tailor something to suit your event needs, anything is possible.


INDOORS – guaranteed to bring on the laughter: Code Zero, Around the World, Masterclass in Fashion, Director’s Cut, Dragon’s Den, Big Picture, Bridge Build  Click to read more >>


OUTDOORS: Archery, Air Rifle Shooting, Laser Clays, True Grit, Duck Herding, Falconry, Segways, Power Turns, Country Pursuits, Giant Inflatables, Treasure Hunt.

EVENT THEMING: If you want to make your event go out with a bang, opt for one of the G3 Event evenings: Monopoly Night, Casino Monte Carlo, Race Night, Games Show, Murder Mystery. Read more here

For more information call us on 01422 240024. Teambuilding Brochure



The Cooking School at Dean Clough is literally a five minute drive from Holdswoth House. This is a world-class cooking school and has a host of celebrity chefs ready to endorse its top quality facilities and to even come to the school and teach you and your colleagues a few tricks of the trade. A registered Charity, Dean Clough Cooking School can create a fun and exciting team building events from half day Yorkshire Pudding Cook-offs, or an Omelette Challenge to a full day Master Chef competition. You’ll work with the region’s top chefs using the best equipment and local produce available. Plus it offers companies the chance to earn Corporate Social Responsibility credits as all profits are ploughed back into the charity who’s aim and Focus on Food activities help teach every child in school to cook.

Ideal for around 20 delegates, book your stay at Holdsworth House and we’ll work direct with the Cooking School to set up a bespoke event for you.

•    Away days and team building
•    Workforce training
•    Speaker events
•    Staff reward and incentive days
•    Celebrity hosted events

“The Cooking School is in a class of its own. It was a pleasure to teach here with the very best facilities on offer.” (Gary Rhodes)

Watch the Dean Clough Cooking School video here