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Lockdown film competitions

Thu 02 Jul 2020

Lockdown film competitions

COVID 19 - ANIMATION AND SHORT FILM FILM COMPETITIONS Holmfirth Film Festival plans to return later this year (19-23 November) with another long-weekend of screenings and events. We're currently running a short film .....Read more

Holmfirth Arts Festival postponed to relaunch as digital fest

Fri 12 Jun 2020

Holmfirth Arts Festival postponed to relaunch as digital fest

A POPULAR Yorkshire arts festival – which was due to be held this weekend – has been postponed until September due to coronavirus. Holmfirth Arts Festival, now in its 12th year, is set to take place over the weekend of .....Read more

Kirklees Music Festivals response to COVID-19

Fri 05 Jun 2020

Kirklees Music Festivals response to COVID-19

As more and more events and festivals are cancelled due to COVID-19, the Music Festivals Group is focusing on ways to safeguard the sector and find ways to keep audiences engaged, while looking ahead to 2021. As of ea.....Read more

Call for Music Creators: COVID-19 Commissioning Fund

Mon 01 Jun 2020

Call for Music Creators: COVID-19 Commissioning Fund

With our COVID-19 Commissioning Fund, hcmf// is looking to establish immediate paid opportunities for UK-based music creators, responding to the financial and professional complications artists face in the wake of the cu.....Read more

Donate to hcmf//'s COVID-19 Commissioning Fund

Thu 14 May 2020

Donate to hcmf//'s COVID-19 Commissioning Fund

In response to the impact of the COVID-19 crisis on music creators’ livelihoods, hcmf// is launching a Commissioning Fund campaign and an open call with the aim of providing five UK-based artists with a £1,000 commission.....Read more

We'll be back !!!

Fri 01 May 2020

We'll be back !!!

Unfortunately, Cleckheaton Folk Festival organisation has had to take the decision to postpone this year’s Festival for 12 months due to the Coronavirus pandemic. The festival has contacted all the artists that were boo.....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

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

Queen of Crime and 'Strictly' best-seller at Hudd Lit Fest

Tue 10 Mar 2020

Queen of Crime and 'Strictly' best-seller at Hudd Lit Fest

From Strictly sparkle to literary lectures and from crime royalty to free family events, the programme for this year’s Huddersfield Literature Festival is one of the most varied to date. Taking place in venues in and aro.....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

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

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

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

Cleckheaton Folk Festival 2020 - Crowdfunding Success

Tue 12 Nov 2019

Cleckheaton Folk Festival 2020 - Crowdfunding Success

Cleckheaton Folk Festival says Thank you, Thank you, Thank you …. Thanks to all who have pledged so far – because you were so generous we have secured a huge pledge from our local council Kirklees MDC for £2000. Is.....Read more

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