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Pancakes & Poetry at Huddersfield Literature Festival Preview

Wed 19 Feb 2020

Pancakes & Poetry at Huddersfield Literature Festival Preview

Huddersfield Literature Festival is celebrating Shrove Tuesday with a Preview of forthcoming events, plus a poetry reading and an author In Conversation with Sairish Hussain There are plenty of treats in store at th.....Read more

Vounteer Social Gathering for WOVEN on 5 March

Wed 19 Feb 2020

Vounteer Social Gathering for WOVEN on 5 March

Planning for WOVEN in 2021 has started, with some longer term projects and partner events happening between now and then. We are also sharing an empty shop space called Maker World in the Piazza, Huddersfield with the.....Read more

Booker Prize-winner Bernardine Evaristo at Literature Festival

Thu 30 Jan 2020

Booker Prize-winner Bernardine Evaristo at Literature Festival

Booker Prize-winner Bernardine Evaristo joins the stellar line-up for Huddersfield Literature Festival 2020 Last year’s Booker Prize-winner will deliver the prestigious JB Priestley Lecture at the University of Hudd.....Read more

New Partnership between Holmfirth bookshop & Hudd Lit Fest

Sun 19 Jan 2020

New Partnership between Holmfirth bookshop & Hudd Lit Fest

A new partnership has been announced between the Huddersfield Literature Festival and independent bookshop, Read, for the March 2020 Festival. Read, which opened in Holmfirth in February 2019, recently featured in a .....Read more

Holmfirth Film Festival 2020

Mon 13 Jan 2020

Holmfirth Film Festival 2020

2020 sees Holmfirth Film Festival continuing to bring British film, world cinema plus a range of talks and events to the Holme Valley with its long weekends of film and regular Sunday evening screenings at venues in Holm.....Read more

Tring Christmas Festival

Sun 29 Dec 2019

Tring Christmas Festival

Tring’s Christmas Festival Friday 29th November 2019 Thank you Tring for another fantastic Christmas Festival Evening - it was magical! We had a magnificent stage on Church Square plus our busking stage on Dolphin .....Read more

What have we got coming up next year?

Tue 10 Dec 2019

What have we got coming up next year?

We're busy planning new events for 2020 and we're so excited about what's coming up. All of our events are listed on our website where you can follow a link to buy tickets. If you're looking for inspiration for .....Read more

Cleckheaton Folk Festival 2020

Tue 03 Dec 2019

Cleckheaton Folk Festival 2020

Our "Advent Calendar" announcements started this week with the first three artists appearing next year being Pete Coe, Kimber's Men and Edwina Hayes. Our website will be updated daily so keep visiting for more informatio.....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

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

Tickets for Anton Du Beke on sale, book now - 24th March 2020

Wed 27 Nov 2019

Tickets for Anton Du Beke on sale, book now - 24th March 2020

An evening of chat with professional star of BBC1’s Strictly Come Dancing and bestselling novelist Anton Du Beke. Professional dancer Anton has been on the Strictly pro team since the very first series, partnering cel.....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

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

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