Heritage Open Days

Heritage Open Days 2021: Edible England

This year’s theme is ‘Edible England’ and our heritage group volunteers have researched a ‘food trail’ around the Courthouse. Watch what they discovered below:


Local storyteller Vickie Orton has taken some of the stories of the Courthouse has inspiration for these stories:

Delicious Rabbits:

Elisabeth’s Spice Loaf:

Cats with 9 Lives:

Charles Swynsky:


Otley Courthouse is a unique development run by people in Otley, West Yorkshire. After an eight year development period we transformed a redundant nineteenth century magistrates court into a unique arts and resource centre for our community.

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