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

New banners in Huddersfield Town Centre / <span itemprop="startDate" content="2019-09-10T00:00:00Z">Tue 10 Sep 2019</span>New banners in Huddersfield Town Centre / Tue 10 Sep 2019

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...

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...

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

HCMF// Young Curators Programme / <span itemprop="startDate" content="2019-10-04T00:00:00Z">Fri 04 Oct 2019</span>HCMF// Young Curators Programme / Fri 04 Oct 2019

hcmf// currently has an open call for our Young Curators Programme. For this project we are aiming to recruit a team of six, Kirklees-based, young peo...

HCMF// Young Curators Programme / <span itemprop="startDate" content="2019-10-04T00:00:00Z">Fri 04 Oct 2019</span>HCMF// Young Curators Programme / Fri 04 Oct 2019

hcmf// currently has an open call for our Young Curators Programme. For this project we are aiming to recruit a team of six, Kirklees-based, young peo...

Sourcing Finance To Scale Your Business / <span itemprop="startDate" content="2019-10-02T00:00:00Z">Wed 02 Oct 2019</span>Sourcing Finance To Scale Your Business / Wed 02 Oct 2019

Explore how you can practically use grants and local funding to grow a start-up or young business. Leave feeling confident in exploring this for your ...

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