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

Indielab West Yorkshire for game developers and TV indies / <span itemprop="startDate" content="2021-10-13T00:00:00Z">Wed 13 Oct 2021</span>Indielab West Yorkshire for game developers and TV indies / Wed 13 Oct 2021

Indielab West Yorkshire is a brand new programme exclusively for creative business in West Yorkshire. Launched in partnership with Leeds City Region ...

Conscious Youth launches Christmas card design challenge / <span itemprop="startDate" content="2021-10-13T00:00:00Z">Wed 13 Oct 2021</span>Conscious Youth launches Christmas card design challenge / Wed 13 Oct 2021

With Christmas quickly approaching, Huddersfield based community organisation, Conscious Youth, has launched a Christmas card design challenge for pri...

Black History Month 2021 / <span itemprop="startDate" content="2021-10-11T00:00:00Z">Mon 11 Oct 2021</span>Black History Month 2021 / Mon 11 Oct 2021

October is Black History Month. The month was established in 1987 to acknowledge, raise awareness and promote the vast contributions people of Black ...

My Events

Half Term Fun at Cliffe House / <span itemprop="startDate" content="2021-10-27T00:00:00Z">Wed 27</span> to <span  itemprop="endDate" content="2021-10-29T00:00:00Z">Fri 29 Oct 2021</span> <span>(3 days)</span>Half Term Fun at Cliffe House / Wed 27 to Fri 29 Oct 2021 (3 days)

Carve out some time for family fun this October at Cliffe House! From climbing, archery and bushcraft to pumpkin picking – there’s something for every...

Poems of Hope Tour / <span itemprop="startDate" content="2021-10-09T00:00:00Z">Sat 09</span> to <span  itemprop="endDate" content="2021-10-16T00:00:00Z">Sat 16 Oct 2021</span> <span>(1 week)</span>Poems of Hope Tour / Sat 09 to Sat 16 Oct 2021 (1 week)

Free outdoor poetry events throughout National Hate Crime Awareness Week - raising awareness of hate crime and spreading the message of hope in Kirkle...

Annual Heritage Open Days Festival - 11-19 September / <span itemprop="startDate" content="2021-09-11T00:00:00Z">Sat 11</span> to <span  itemprop="endDate" content="2021-09-19T00:00:00Z">Sun 19 Sep 2021</span> <span>(1 week)</span>Annual Heritage Open Days Festival - 11-19 September / Sat 11 to Sun 19 Sep 2021 (1 week)

Over the next week, Huddersfield town centre will be a hive of history-inspired activity for the annual Heritage Open Days festival! The festival i...

My Opportunities

Freelance Market Researchers wanted for Spirul / <span itemprop="startDate" content="2021-10-30T00:00:00Z">Sat 30 Oct 2021</span>Freelance Market Researchers wanted for Spirul / Sat 30 Oct 2021

Spirul are a small Market Research business based in a converted mill in Holmfirth. They deliver research information to clients, large and small acro...

Indielab West Yorkshire for game developers &amp; TV indies / <span itemprop="startDate" content="2021-11-19T00:00:00Z">Fri 19 Nov 2021</span>Indielab West Yorkshire for game developers & TV indies / Fri 19 Nov 2021

Indielab West Yorkshire is a brand new programme exclusively for creative business in West Yorkshire. Launched in partnership with Leeds City Region E...

Independent Producer, LEEDS 2023 / <span itemprop="startDate" content="2021-10-22T00:00:00Z">Fri 22 Oct 2021</span>Independent Producer, LEEDS 2023 / Fri 22 Oct 2021

Closing Date: Friday 22nd October, 8pm (BST) Interview Date: w/c 1st November 2021 Contract Type: Freelance Fee: £10,000 Completion: January 2022...

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