Our Supporters

The following organisations support Theatre Royal Wakefield through our corporate membership scheme. If you would like to learn more about how your business could benefit from becoming corporate members, please click here.


Chadwick Lawrence

Chadwick Lawrence has offered professional and supportive legal advice to both private and commercial clients for over 160 years. Chadwick Lawrence now has five offices covering the West Yorkshire region and the practice is now listed as one of the twenty largest firms in Yorkshire and Humberside.


H.B. Clark

H.B Clark of Wakefield have been brewing and wholesaling beer since 1906. Now in their 107th year they are the UK’s largest independent wholesaler. They take pride in delivering the best customer service together with fantastic product knowledge and the friendliness that comes from being a family business.



Lockyers are an award winning, independent insurance broker based in Wakefield. Their team of experienced brokers will assess your business risks and work with their insurer partners to get you the right cover at the right price. Call Lockyers on 01924 278222 to review your business insurance. They’re here to help you.


Minster Law

As well as being one of the UK’s largest personal injury practices, with particular expertise in serious injury and motorbike accident claims, Minster Law also has experienced teams of highly qualified legal professionals to help you with wills, probate and employment law. However they support you, they promise to do so in a refreshingly straightforward, honest and fair way, and at a fair price.


Strata Homes

Strata is a modern family business with a fresh approach to home building. Their love of design and quality underpins a desire to create beautiful homes of the highest standard. Their customers are at the heart of everything they do and they strive to deliver an outstanding home buying experience.


Trinity Walk

With over 60 great stores, Trinity Walk Shopping Centre has something for everyone – fashion, food and loads of family fun. From trendy high street fashion, glamorous looks and gorgeous gifts to every day essentials plus the largest superstore in the area. And, it’s not all just about the shopping - there are plenty of restaurants and eateries for you to choose from for a well deserved break.



Catteralls Solicitors

Catteralls have been servicing the legal needs of the people and businesses of Wakefield for more than 100 years and though encompassing traditional values, the partnership adopts a modern approach to the workings of the law. Between them, the partners and staff deal with most aspects of the law and offer specialist expertise at an affordable rate from their office in Wakefield.



Eitex are a managed IT solutions and support provider to small and medium sized businesses throughout Yorkshire and the UK. Services include Microsoft Office 365, Dynamics 365 and CRM, Cloud Computing services and IT Support. Eitex offer a free IT consultation to companies in Wakefield.


First Choice Recruitment

We are a leading local, independent recruitment agency recruiting the very best temporary and permanent candidates and delivering recruitment and business solutions that really do work. If you think all recruitment agencies are the same, think again. Get in touch and let us show you how recruitment really should be.


Jolliffe Cork

Jolliffe Cork Chartered Accountants have been serving the business community from their George Street, Wakefield premises for 50 years. Six partners and 40 staff provide specialist knowledge of all business, tax & accounting matters plus a personal touch that ensures “our clients are at the centre of everything we do.”


Media Displays

Media Displays of Yorkshire are revolutionising outdoor advertising, by bringing advertising billboards into the digital world. With our digital advertising vans (Digi-vans), TV bikes and TV trailers, you can take your message direct to your audience, UK wide, either at a static location or on the move. The whole marketing range provides true town and city mobility with the latest digital screen advertising technologies, such as static LED outdoor displays.


Move Now Properties

Move Now Lettings is a highly focused company specialising in lettings throughout West Yorkshire. They opened their office in 2008 and have established themselves as the area’s leading letting agent. They have a great desire to maintain the professional, efficient and courteous way that their business operates.


One World Travel

One World Travel was established in 2002 in Wakefield. Over the last 12 years it has become a pivotal travel service provider for the community of Wakefield and beyond. They offer bespoke business travel and leisure packages, process visa applications and offer competitive exchange rates. Find them on the Bullring or call 01924 339889.


Open Communications UK

As a ‘gaggle’ of Yorkshire girls, Open Communications’ commitment, drive and determination to deliver excellent PR has always revolved around their need to achieve the very best results for their clients. This is their main priority and the focus of their business. This is why at Open Communications they don't claim to be something they're not. They are PR specialists and they manage our clients’ communications; internal, external, online, in print and broadcast.


Ridings Centre

At the heart of the city for 30 years, The Ridings offers a great mix of high street and independent shopping. Spanning three floors, with over 80 shops and eateries, the Centre also holds a packed calendar of events throughout the year including a monthly Yorkshire Market.



Award-winning Salon Group Room97 offers creative hairdressing at the forefront of fashion and beauty. Room97 is proud to offer expert technicians and stylists each handpicked for their individual talent. The Room97 Creative Academy has recently launched offering a wide portfolio of training courses led by the very best creative cutting and styling masters. For more information please log onto their website.


School Speakers

School Speakers, set up by entrepreneur Apprentice TV star Claire Young, is the UK’s no1 speaking agency working with schools, colleges and universities. They provide inspiring, motivational and informative speakers who deliver a wide range of talks, workshops and full day activities to students of all ages.


Social Wakefield

Social Wakefield is the what’s on guide for the Wakefield District. They have everything you need to know for days out with the kids, family events, special offers, competitions, and of course theatre! Their ethos is to support local, buy local!



TopicUK is Wakefield's only full colour community B2B magazine, offering free PR and affordable advertising to SME's. Published bi-monthly, each issue covers local news, features and information essential to the Wakefield & district business community.


Wakefield College

Wakefield College is the largest in the district and has an impressive track record, having provided education and training in Wakefield and its surrounding area since 1868. Today, the College has its base in three major areas as well as delivering learning in community settings all over the district.



Cedar Court Hotels

Cedar Court Hotels is Yorkshire’s largest independent hotelier. With four four-star properties in ideal locations across Yorkshrire, and Cedar Court Hotel & Spa which is Yorkshire’s first ever five-star hotel, there's sure to be a Cedar Court for you regardless of where you need to be in Yorkshire.


Double TWO

Double TWO, Britain’s finest shirtmaker for over 75 years, manufactures quality men’s and ladies formal and casualwear. They are passionate about shirtmaking and pride themselves on offering quality shirts at affordable prices that stand the test of time. Firmly established as a modern classic and mainstay of the British tailoring scene.



Founded in Sweden in 1871, Handelsbanken has become one of the world’s strongest banks with over 750 branches in 24 countries worldwide. They offer local relationship banking with products and services tailored to the needs of our personal and business banking customers.


handmade burger Co.

At handmade burger Co. they’re family owned & independent and have been passionate about great, fresh, natural food since 2006. Their food is handmade in their restaurants using over 48 seasonal ingredients and only the freshest produce which is locally sourced where possible. They go to every length to ensure their high standards are maintained and they are proud to say that their food tastes great.



Lala’s specialise in delicious Kashmiri cuisine, including their house specialities and other customer favourites. Their cuisine entrees are served in a relaxed and welcoming setting that you and your friends and family are sure to enjoy. Whether you are in the mood to indulge something new or just want to enjoy some old favourites, we promise that our inventive menu and attentive service will leave you truly satisfied.


Mid Yorkshire Chamber of Commerce

Mid Yorkshire Chamber of Commerce is a membership services company that exists to protect and develop the interests of business across Calderdale, Kirklees and Wakefield. Part of the British Chambers of Commerce national network, they exist to connect, support and represent their members.


Parsons Accountants

Parsons & Co provides a professional and thorough service in a wide range of areas. They offer general accounting and taxation services to businesses in a variety of sectors. They also provide specialist corporate finance advice for clients buying and selling businesses or raising finance to expand their business.



There is nothing nicer than eating delicious genuine Italian food, freshly cooked from the best fresh ingredients. All Prego pizzas are cooked in Wakefield’s first (and only) wood burning pizza oven. Their restaurant has a modern, contemporary feel and their attentive front of house staff will ensure that you enjoy your food in a friendly and relaxed environment.


Ramsdens Solicitors

Ramsdens, an award winning, Legal 500 recommended, full practice law firm in Kirklees, Calderdale and Wakefield. With 160 staff, working in 12 different practice areas, with solicitors and support staff fluent in four languages, Ramsdens offers the full spectrum of legal services to organisations and to the individual. We are a local team supporting local people and businesses and we are delighted to support the Theatre Royal Wakefield.



Techmonkeys are an independent, customer focused IT solutions provider. They exist because their customers need an IT solutions provider who can not only help with day to day issues, but also help them plan for the future. In the short term they find cost and efficiency benefits for clients. In the longer term they become an integral part of their business, collaborating with them to develop solutions to enable business strategy.



WACCL - originally the Wakefield Annual Charity Christmas Lunch but now responsible for a number of charity events throughout the year. Formed to support Wakefield Children’s charities, WACCL unites the area's business community in providing much needed financial backing and publicity for these deserving projects.


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Theatre Royal Wakefield, Drury Lane, Wakefield, West Yorkshire WF1 2TE

Wakefield Theatre Royal and Opera House was designed by Frank Matcham and opened in 1894.