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

Locala Community Fund 2019 – Opening 1st September / <span itemprop="startDate" content="2019-08-15T00:00:00Z">Thu 15 Aug 2019</span>Locala Community Fund 2019 – Opening 1st September / Thu 15 Aug 2019

The next round of applications for the Locala Community Fund 2019 will open on 1st September 2019. Community, third sector and voluntary groups ba...

Have your Say on Arts Council England 10 year strategy / <span itemprop="startDate" content="2019-08-01T00:00:00Z">Thu 01 Aug 2019</span>Have your Say on Arts Council England 10 year strategy / Thu 01 Aug 2019

Arts Council England plan to publish their next 10-year strategy - this will shape how they deliver their development, advocacy and investment approac...

The Huddersfield Masterplan Shop / <span itemprop="startDate" content="2019-07-30T00:00:00Z">Tue 30 Jul 2019</span>The Huddersfield Masterplan Shop / Tue 30 Jul 2019

There is now a shop on the Piazza where you can go in and see the full plan for the Huddersfield Blueprint and talk to others to find out more informa...

My Events

Unconscious Bias Training Workshop / <span itemprop="startDate" content="2019-09-11T00:00:00Z">Wed 11 Sep 2019</span>Unconscious Bias Training Workshop / Wed 11 Sep 2019

IVE celebrate National Inclusion week with the launch of their new Unconscious Bias Training Workshop in Leeds. The workshop is open to all leaders...

Diversity - Innovation masterclass and networking event / <span itemprop="startDate" content="2019-09-03T00:00:00Z">Tue 03 Sep 2019</span>Diversity - Innovation masterclass and networking event / Tue 03 Sep 2019

This is a workshop about how to use data to make more impact. The event is open to anyone in the Huddersfield area who wants to: - Create an enviro...

Cluedunnit?! - A Musical Murder Mystery / <span itemprop="startDate" content="2019-08-03T00:00:00Z">Sat 03 Aug 2019</span>Cluedunnit?! - A Musical Murder Mystery / Sat 03 Aug 2019

Cluedunnit is a brilliant musical comedy in the style of a semi-staged ‘radio play’ in two 40–minute parts with music written and arranged by Huddersf...

My Opportunities

Trainee Dance Artist, Dance United Yorkshire / <span itemprop="startDate" content="2019-08-23T00:00:00Z">Fri 23 Aug 2019</span>Trainee Dance Artist, Dance United Yorkshire / Fri 23 Aug 2019

Dance United Yorkshire's 'Resi/dance' programme will provide a year-long contract for two 'Trainee Dance Artists' through which they will receive trai...

Theatre, Music and Dance companies required, Junction, Goole / <span itemprop="startDate" content="2019-09-06T00:00:00Z">Fri 06 Sep 2019</span>Theatre, Music and Dance companies required, Junction, Goole / Fri 06 Sep 2019

The Junction in Goole is seeking theatre companies, dance companies, musicians, artists, performers and workshop leaders for Junction Goole’s TakeOver...

Grants to help young people advocate to improve community spaces / <span itemprop="startDate" content="2019-09-20T00:00:00Z">Fri 20 Sep 2019</span>Grants to help young people advocate to improve community spaces / Fri 20 Sep 2019

The Coop Foundation's #iwill Fund invites community organisations across England to apply for grants of up to £35,000 to help young people have a say...

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