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

The Writing Squad are recruiting Squad 10! / <span itemprop="startDate" content="2020-01-10T00:00:00Z">Fri 10 Jan 2020</span>The Writing Squad are recruiting Squad 10! / Fri 10 Jan 2020

The Writing Squad are looking for the next thirty talented writers in the north of England aged between 16 and 21 to join the Writing Squad. If tha...

Arts and Cultural banner campaign in Huddersfield 2020 / <span itemprop="startDate" content="2020-01-07T00:00:00Z">Tue 07 Jan 2020</span>Arts and Cultural banner campaign in Huddersfield 2020 / Tue 07 Jan 2020

Have you seen our new banners which have gone up around Huddersfield Town Centre? They are in place around Huddersfield to showcase many arts and cult...

Art&apos;s Birthday 17 January / <span itemprop="startDate" content="2020-01-07T00:00:00Z">Tue 07 Jan 2020</span>Art's Birthday 17 January / Tue 07 Jan 2020

Art's Birthday is an annual exchange-art event celebrated on January 17th by a loose collection of artists and artist organisations around the world....

My Events

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...

Mirfield Messiah / <span itemprop="startDate" content="2019-12-07T00:00:00Z">Sat 07 Dec 2019</span>Mirfield Messiah / Sat 07 Dec 2019

December just wouldn’t be the same without Handel’s glorious oratorio Messiah. A group of singers have come together to perform the Messiah in Mi...

My Opportunities

Growing Great Places - community crowdfunding in Kirklees / <span itemprop="startDate" content="2020-03-24T00:00:00Z">Tue 24 Mar 2020</span>Growing Great Places - community crowdfunding in Kirklees / Tue 24 Mar 2020

Growing Great Places is a community crowdfunding programme funded by Kirklees Council. Kirklees Council have partnered with crowdfunding platform S...

The Writing Squad are recruiting - for writers 16 - 21 yrs old / <span itemprop="startDate" content="2020-03-29T00:00:00Z">Sun 29 Mar 2020</span>The Writing Squad are recruiting - for writers 16 - 21 yrs old / Sun 29 Mar 2020

Aged 16-21? Write? Is that you or someone you know? The Writing Square are recruiting and only recruit every two years so don’t miss this opportuni...

Grants for projects that will benefit the events industry / <span itemprop="startDate" content="2020-11-01T00:00:00Z">Sun 01 Nov 2020</span>Grants for projects that will benefit the events industry / Sun 01 Nov 2020

The Events Industry Forum invites applications for grants for projects that will benefit the events industry The Forum, which brings together 26 tr...

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