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New events for WOVEN festival in June

Tue 21 May 2019

New events for WOVEN festival in June

New events are being added each week to the WOVEN festival taking place across Kirklees in June. Want a taster of some of the events? There's a soundspace by Hoot Creative Arts inspired by the textile industry; tex.....Read more

WOVEN - Volunteers wanted now!

Tue 14 May 2019

WOVEN - Volunteers wanted now!

Briefing events start this week for volunteers to WOVEN - a celebration of innovation in textiles across Kirklees from 8-16 June. If you want to be a part of this new festival and have some time to give to volunteerin.....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

CALL FOR PROPOSALS for 4TH World Congree of Psychogeography

Tue 07 May 2019

CALL FOR PROPOSALS for 4TH World Congree of Psychogeography

Kirklees's Festival of flaneuring will be back again from 6 to 8 September 2019, and organisers are issuing a CALL FOR PROPOSALS for local people who would like to contribute to the proposals. You may want to lead a w.....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

Woven in Kirklees

Tue 16 Apr 2019

Woven in Kirklees

A celebration of textiles A celebration of innovation A celebration of heritage THIS is what Woven is all about. Keep an eye out for our upcoming events across Kirklees!..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

May Bank Holiday Art Exhibition- All Saints Church Elland

Thu 11 Apr 2019

May Bank Holiday Art Exhibition- All Saints Church Elland

We will once again be taking part in the annual May Bank Holiday weekend Art exhibition at All Saints Church in Elland! This is held from Friday 3rd to Monday 6th May; the preview evening and official opening will be .....Read more

WOVEN Festival 2019

Thu 04 Apr 2019

WOVEN Festival 2019

Kirklees’ textile heritage is being put into the spotlight with the launch of the WOVEN festival, a celebration of the globally recognized industry. A series of events will be taking place over the week-long festival fro.....Read more

Volunteer with Holmfirth Festival of Folk and get involved

Wed 27 Mar 2019

Volunteer with Holmfirth Festival of Folk and get involved

Would you like to volunteer during the Holmfirth Festival of Folk in May? We are a community based festival that relies on a dedicated group of volunteers to make the weekend happen. We still need volunteers for stew.....Read more

‘I love screaming on the mic’: On the road with hcmf// radio

Tue 19 Mar 2019

‘I love screaming on the mic’: On the road with hcmf// radio

It seemed like a hair-brained idea: taking a 45-year-old Classic Campervan called Betsy and turning it into a mobile radio, one that would tour Kirklees teaching students to DJ and host radio shows. But it was one our Le.....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

Talking Drum - Steve Jansen drum cover

Fri 20 Jul 2018

Talking Drum - Steve Jansen drum cover

Steve Jansen form Japan had a very unusual approach to drumming in the band, he was one of many drummers that caught my ear. Go to www.drumslive.com where members can download this wav file drum track to play along to wi.....Read more

Guitarist/singer wanted

Fri 24 Aug 2018

Guitarist/singer wanted

Groove style and originality without ego. Originals only, ability to jam out ideas and to groove with great feel and timing. As a start point for a musical style imagine what the 80's band Japan would sound like .....Read more

Bovey Tracey Flag Project

Thu 26 Jul 2018

Bovey Tracey Flag Project

I have been making Flags with the Community in Bovey Tracey for Five years now and the Flags go up again for Saturday 30 April 2018 to make Bovey Tracey look amazing in time for the Celebrate event in the Town and for t.....Read more

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