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November Weekend of film - Holmfirth Film Festival 2019 part two

Sun 13 Oct 2019

November Weekend of film - Holmfirth Film Festival 2019 part two

Following June 2019's magical, long weekend of film, we've decided to do it again! Here comes part two - our Winter Weekend 2019 for all ages - Friday 8, Saturday 9 and Sunday 10 November. The weekend brings a treasu.....Read more

HLF 2020 & Cosmia Festival seek performers for open Mic night

Tue 08 Oct 2019

HLF 2020 & Cosmia Festival seek performers for open Mic night

Having secured funding from the Arts Council, Huddersfield Literature Festival will take place on 19 - 29 March 2020. For its inaugural launch event the Festival is supporting the new Cosmia Festival with a special Open.....Read more

Huddersfield Independence Festival 2019

Fri 04 Oct 2019

Huddersfield Independence Festival 2019

Huddersfield Independence (HI) aims to celebrate the many vibrant, creative and fantastic independent business who are based in the town centre and help you find a new favourite place or to add to your mix of choices. .....Read more

Young Curators Programme: Open Call

Mon 09 Sep 2019

Young Curators Programme: Open Call

hcmf// Young Curators Programme hcmf//’s Young Curators Programme is aimed at developing talent and leadership amongst the music programmers, promoters and curators of the future. For this project hcmf// is looking to.....Read more

&Piano 2019 Event Dates Announced

Wed 14 Aug 2019

&Piano 2019 Event Dates Announced

After it's first successful year in 2018, &Piano returns for another season of fantastic music performed by fantastic musicians. &Piano begins again with a relaxed afternoon of Musical Theatre on Sunday September 8th .....Read more

Kirklees' Year of Music 2023 launch

Mon 15 Apr 2019

Kirklees' Year of Music 2023 launch

A visionary music project is expected to come out of a partnership between groups, festivals, the University of Huddersfield and Kirklees Council. Kirklees Year of Music 2023 launched at the University on Thursday 1.....Read more

Kirklees’ textile celebration programme revealed

Wed 01 May 2019

Kirklees’ textile celebration programme revealed

The plans for the week-long WOVEN festival, which will celebrate Kirklees’ textile heritage and look ahead to the industry’s digital future, have been revealed. Held at the Textile Centre of Excellence, and hosted by.....Read more

Marsden Jazz Festival needs your help & support

Tue 09 Jul 2019

Marsden Jazz Festival needs your help & support

Award-winning Marsden Jazz Festival has launched a funding campaign and needs to raise £10,000 by 21 July to secure the festival for this October. The 28th Marsden Jazz Festival will take place from Friday 11th - Sund.....Read more

Book festival brings funding into local economy

Wed 28 Nov 2018

Book festival brings funding into local economy

Book Festival brings funding into the local economy The Huddersfield Literature Festival announces its dates and themes, supported by a major Arts Council grant The award-winning Huddersfield Literature Festival .....Read more

Celebrating Doctor Who at Huddersfield Lit Festival Preview

Tue 05 Feb 2019

Celebrating Doctor Who at Huddersfield Lit Festival Preview

Celebrating Doctor Who at the Huddersfield Literature Festival 2019 Preview Tuesday 12 February 6pm-7.30pm Fans of Doctor Who will have the chance to take a selfie with a Tardis, a Dalek and a life-sized cut out of .....Read more

Huddersfield Literature Festival announces programme for 2019

Tue 12 Feb 2019

Huddersfield Literature Festival announces programme for 2019

From bestselling crime writers to The Yorkshire Vet Huddersfield Literature Festival announces a packed programme for March 2019 The award-winning Huddersfield Literature Festival (HLF) will be welcoming a host o.....Read more

Top Crime Authors Call For Support of Libraries

Fri 08 Mar 2019

Top Crime Authors Call For Support of Libraries

Bestselling crime writers, Ann Cleeves and Cath Staincliffe, made impassioned speeches in favour of libraries at a pre-Festival event for the 2019 Huddersfield Literature Festival (HLF2019) last night (Wednesday 6 March).....Read more

Cleckheaton Announces Artist Line-up

Tue 08 Jan 2019

Cleckheaton Announces Artist Line-up

Following our recent successful Advent Calendar Artist announcements we are pleased to list our artists on our website. The list includes Jon Boden & The Remnant Kings, London Philharmonic Skiffle Orchestra, Alden Patter.....Read more

Celebrating The Women In Kirklees Museums’ Displays

Wed 30 Jan 2019

Celebrating The Women In Kirklees Museums’ Displays

To mark International Women’s Day 2019, there will be events held at Bagshaw Museum in Batley and Tolson Museum in Huddersfield which will focus on the women who have helped create Kirklees Museums and look at how women.....Read more

GNUF has Landed!

Fri 10 May 2019

GNUF has Landed!

Grand Northern Ukulele Festival has landed! Grand Northern Ukulele Festival (GNUF) has begun with hundreds of ukulele players from all over the world arriving in Huddersfield. What started as a small two day event .....Read more

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