10th November 2020
Robin Hood is a small suburban village of only 0.743 sq km within the Leeds metropolitan borough. It lies some 5 miles south of Leeds city centre and 4 miles north of Wakefield city centre, with a Wakefield postcode. The larger conurbations of Lofthouse and Rothwell are a couple of miles away, offering major shopping facilities, sports centres and schools for all age groups.
The 2011 census showed the population of Robin Hood to be 3,573. The highest proportion of residents were owner-occupiers (in line with the national average) with the biggest proportion in the 40-49 year age group. The last survey of population health showed residents of Robin Hood to be in ‘Very Good Health’.
The village has its own primary school, post office and numerous pubs and eateries. Just outside the main village area are The Angel and The Coach and Horses. Locals are also a fan of The Old Halfway House, popular for it’s menu and quiz nights. The Robin Hood AFC who play in the West Yorkshire Premier League, is also very popular (not to be confused with Robin Hood FC based in Bermuda!). The ground is located just behind the Coach and Horses pub on the A61 Wakefield Road. The club has an adult as well as junior teams.
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