Creative Kirklees

Creative Kirklees Arts & Culture in Kirklees

Creative Kirklees is a website for sharing creative events, news and opportunities in Kirklees (covering Huddersfield, Dewsbury, Batley, Holmfirth and surrounding areas)..

At its heart the website is a user driven creative and cultural directory, where members with profiles can add their events, opportunities and news items and showcase their creative work. Content from the site is promoted by a weekly newsletter sent out to around 8,000 subscribers, and on the Creative Kirklees Facebook and Twitter accounts. Follow us at www.facebook.com/creativekirklees and www.twitter.com/cr8tivekirklees

So, if you're an artist, creative organisation,creative business or amateur arts group based in Kirklees, make sure you set up a profile and add your information - we'll then share what you're up to.

The site is free to use and is managed by Kirklees Council.

My Location

Queensgate Market Office

Huddersfield
HD1 2UJ

Telephone: 01484 221 000
Email: arts.creativity@kirklees.gov.uk

Profile Details

My News

Last few days to complete survey for creative sector in Kirklees / <span itemprop="startDate" content="2020-05-26T00:00:00Z">Tue 26 May 2020</span>Last few days to complete survey for creative sector in Kirklees / Tue 26 May 2020

Are you a #Kirklees creative organisation or freelancer? Please fill out this survey by 31 May to have your say on how the coronavirus (Covid-19) has...

Leeds City Region Creative Sector Coronavirus Impact survey / <span itemprop="startDate" content="2020-05-17T00:00:00Z">Sun 17 May 2020</span>Leeds City Region Creative Sector Coronavirus Impact survey / Sun 17 May 2020

All creative organisations and freelancers in Kirklees, please take part in the Leeds City Region Creative Sector Coronavirus (Covid-19) Impact Assess...

Up to date Government Guidance / <span itemprop="startDate" content="2020-05-15T00:00:00Z">Fri 15 May 2020</span>Up to date Government Guidance / Fri 15 May 2020

The Self-Employment Income Support Scheme opens for applications today. Self-employed individuals or members of partnerships whose business has been a...

My Events

A Spoonful of Julie - A Tribute to Julie Andrews / <span itemprop="startDate" content="2020-04-17T00:00:00Z">Fri 17 Apr 2020</span>A Spoonful of Julie - A Tribute to Julie Andrews / Fri 17 Apr 2020

Join Soprano Nicola Mills, singing the songs of the practically perfect Dame Julie Andrews in this memorable tribute ‘A Spoonful of Julie’, full of so...

Chinese New Year Gala / <span itemprop="startDate" content="2020-01-30T00:00:00Z">Thu 30 Jan 2020</span>Chinese New Year Gala / Thu 30 Jan 2020

The University of Huddersfield presents the Chinese New Year Gala at Huddersfield Town Hall. Tickets £3 plus booking fee from Huddersfield Town H...

Creative Conversation for Public Art in Huddersfield / <span itemprop="startDate" content="2020-01-17T00:00:00Z">Fri 17 Jan 2020</span>Creative Conversation for Public Art in Huddersfield / Fri 17 Jan 2020

Join Kirklees Council and Beam arts organisation in a creative conversation about how the arts can enhance our public spaces. Friday 17 January 202...

My Opportunities

#ArtsandPlaceNOW - free online conversations / <span itemprop="startDate" content="2020-07-16T00:00:00Z">Thu 16 Jul 2020</span>#ArtsandPlaceNOW - free online conversations / Thu 16 Jul 2020

#ArtsandPlaceNOW - a new series of free online conversations curated by the National Arts and Place consortium that will shine a light on exemplar pro...

Field Residency for performing arts in the North of England / <span itemprop="startDate" content="2020-05-31T00:00:00Z">Sun 31 May 2020</span>Field Residency for performing arts in the North of England / Sun 31 May 2020

FIELD is an online residency designed to create space to talk, reflect, listen and be listened to. It is part of an ongoing conversational practice. ...

Top Five Free Family Friendly Online Events / <span itemprop="startDate" content="2020-12-31T00:00:00Z">Thu 31 Dec 2020</span>Top Five Free Family Friendly Online Events / Thu 31 Dec 2020

There’s lots of family friendly events online (and lots of 'F's in the title of this!) but sometimes it can be a challenge to find them. To lend a han...

My Videos

Celebrating why #culturemattersCelebrating why #culturematters

Watch and share the Arts Council's film celebrating how arts and culture has shaped our nation.

Dead Mans Uke at Huddersfield Train StationDead Mans Uke at Huddersfield Train Station

Dead Mans Uke play for commuters at Huddersfield Train station for the launch of Creative Kirklees courtesy of the Grand Northern Ukelele Festival.

Grand Northern Ukulele FestivalGrand Northern Ukulele Festival

Great video about the 2016 Grand Northern Ukulele Festival (GNUF) in Huddersfield - an amazing festival organised by Mary Agnes Krell and her team. L...

My Audio

Radio interview with Huddersfield musician ThaboRadio interview with Huddersfield musician Thabo

Listen to Radio Leeds Interview with Huddersfield musician Thabo - Mon 14 May 2018