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Award for Queensgate Market & Temporary Contemporary

Tue 18 Sep 2018

Award for Queensgate Market & Temporary Contemporary

Queensgate Market has won the Innovation of the Year Award for the Temporary Contemporary project in Queensgate Market in Huddersfield. The award was given by NABMA (National Association of British Market Authorities) an.....Read more

Our Biennale festival launches in Kirklees

Tue 18 Sep 2018

Our Biennale festival launches in Kirklees

Our Biennale is a brand-new festival of arts and culture made with children and young people in Kirklees and launched last week with a new website. During autumn 2018 young people will work with artists, composers, c.....Read more

Piano players wanted for Queensgate Market slots

Tue 18 Sep 2018

Piano players wanted for Queensgate Market slots

Piano players are wanted to play the piano in Queensgate Market on Saturdays for 2 hours and on Sundays in December - this is a paid opportunity. As part of Temporary Contemporary (an initiative which places contemp.....Read more

Banging the Drum for Music Influence

Tue 18 Sep 2018

Banging the Drum for Music Influence

Here is a great article from the Huddersfield Examiner on music and the work going on in Kirklees and how the story will be shared at this years Music Cities Convention. http://bit.ly/BangingtheDrum..Read more

National Saturday Club

Tue 18 Sep 2018

National Saturday Club

The National Art & Design Saturday Club is part of a national network created by the Sorrell Foundation and run by the Saturday Club Trust. This Club gives young people aged 13 to 16 (years 9, 10 and 11) the unique oppor.....Read more

Freshers Festival brings big name music acts to Huddersfield

Mon 17 Sep 2018

Freshers Festival brings big name music acts to Huddersfield

This year's week-long Huddersfield Freshers Festival, (commencing Monday 17 September), has a lot going on music wise - featuring big name music acts including Tinchy Stryder and Avelino. There's also comedian Adam .....Read more

Tech Nation Founders' Network

Thu 13 Sep 2018

Tech Nation Founders' Network

Founders' Network is back, and this time its going national Tech Nation believe the best way to start, launch and grow a business is through the power of networks and learning from those who have been there, done it a.....Read more

Get Creative 2019

Wed 12 Sep 2018

Get Creative 2019

Get Creative is a campaign run by a group of cultural organisations to celebrate and support the everyday creativity happening in homes and public spaces. From guerrilla gardening in your street to paint by numbers in.....Read more

Get a free digital audit and online presence review...

Tue 11 Sep 2018

Get a free digital audit and online presence review...

Did you know that you can access a free digital audit and online presence review for your business by registering for the Digital Knowledge Exchange? Once registered, it will take 5 minutes to do a quick self- assessm.....Read more

Highlands of Home opens 2018/19 Kirklees Concert Season

Tue 11 Sep 2018

Highlands of Home opens 2018/19 Kirklees Concert Season

Highlands of Home opens the 2018/19 Kirklees Concert Season on 20 September, 7.30pm at Huddersfield Town Hall. Conductor Garry Walker Orchestra of Opera North Violin Jack Libeck Arnold’s Four Scottish Dances ar.....Read more

New funds to boost diversity of people working in digital

Tue 11 Sep 2018

New funds to boost diversity of people working in digital

£1 million Digital Skills Innovation Fund will help people from underrepresented groups gain the skills they need to work in digital roles. An additional £400,000 will help older and disabled people get life-changing .....Read more

Evoke: Connecting Young People & Creativity in Kirklees

Tue 11 Sep 2018

Evoke: Connecting Young People & Creativity in Kirklees

If you work with children and young people and are passionate about the role arts, culture and creativity can play in their lives, get involved and join the Evoke Network Meeting on Wednesday 12 September, 10am - 12noon .....Read more

Dewsbury Lunchtime Concerts are back with Bite-Sized G&S

Sun 09 Sep 2018

Dewsbury Lunchtime Concerts are back with Bite-Sized G&S

Jeremy Peaker (Chorus of Opera North and formerly D’Oyly Carte) returns to Dewsbury Town Hall for the third year running to open the Lunchtime Chamber Concert Season with a delightful romp through the risqué wit of Gilbe.....Read more

Article about A Grand Northern Ukulele Festival in Huddersfield

Wed 05 Sep 2018

Article about A Grand Northern Ukulele Festival in Huddersfield

The Civil Society Futures have published a nice article about A Grand Northern Ukulele Festival in Huddersfield. Robin Simpson, Chief Executive of Voluntary Arts wrote the article which explores some reasons for the exi.....Read more

Tea & Cake at Tolson Museum

Wed 05 Sep 2018

Tea & Cake at Tolson Museum

Who says riding motor bikes is a man thing? You can discover otherwise at the next ‘Tea & Cake’ social afternoon at Tolson Museum in Huddersfield on Wednesday, 12 September, 2pm-3.30pm. Hard on the heels of the annual M.....Read more

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