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LGBTQIA Writing/Creative Network - Have Your Say!

Mon 03 Aug 2020

LGBTQIA Writing/Creative Network - Have Your Say!

Help Writing Proud help you and have your say on what you want (or don't want) from an LGBTQIA Writing & Creatives Network. Writing Proud is an LGBTQ Writing Network based in the UK. They saw a need for more opportuni.....Read more

Huddersfield Literature Festival is White Rose Award Finalist

Wed 29 Jul 2020

Huddersfield Literature Festival is White Rose Award Finalist

The Huddersfield Literature Festival (HLF) has been selected as a finalist in the prestigious Welcome to Yorkshire White Rose Awards for the third time in five years The Festival has been shortlisted in the Arts & Cu.....Read more

Kirklees Libraries launch Library Adventures Live!

Mon 13 Jul 2020

Kirklees Libraries launch Library Adventures Live!

On Tuesday 14 July, Kirklees Libraries will be launching an exciting online reading development programme for children in Kirklees. Library Adventures Live! will be the start of a fantastic programme aimed at encourag.....Read more

World Needs Love - Interactive Art Project

Wed 08 Jul 2020

World Needs Love - Interactive Art Project

Everyone is invited to share their message of love in my art project that is happening now in The Piazza - look for the unit next to USC shoe store. The aim of this project is to give people an opportunity to talk ab.....Read more

Kirklees Windrush Day 2020

Wed 17 Jun 2020

Kirklees Windrush Day 2020

Monday 22nd June 2020 will be the third national Windrush Day and you're invited to take part in the first local celebration in Kirklees. After WW2 the Government encouraged people from commonwealth countries to come .....Read more

Refugee Week 2020 (15-21 June) - Kurdish Poetry Reading

Mon 15 Jun 2020

Refugee Week 2020 (15-21 June) - Kurdish Poetry Reading

Reading poetry can transport us to other worlds, help us understand other peoples lived experience. Poems can give us the words for what we feel and ways to express it to others. Poems can bring us out of ourselves and f.....Read more

Empathy Day - Tuesday 9 June

Mon 08 Jun 2020

Empathy Day - Tuesday 9 June

Help mark Empathy Day by reading something from Kirklees Libraries "Under One Sky collection". They are voices not generally heard in the mainstream, from publishers not usually found in the larger shops. You'll certainl.....Read more

Herts & Minds - new writing from 20 Herts writers

Wed 29 Jan 2020

Herts & Minds - new writing from 20 Herts writers

Herts & Minds is the latest anthology from Hertford Writers' Circle, with 30 new stories and poems by 20 authors, many inspired by the history and landscape of Hertfordshire. Bestseller writer Michael Dobbs, author of.....Read more

Huddersfield Literature Festival is Cancelled

Mon 16 Mar 2020

Huddersfield Literature Festival is Cancelled

In light of the increasing threat of the Coronavirus outbreak, it is with great sadness that this year’s Huddersfield Literature Festival is cancelled. Although they were able to run several successful pre-Festival e.....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

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

Mental Wellbeing Arts Publication ‘Dwell Time’ Receives Rail Ind

Thu 26 Sep 2019

Mental Wellbeing Arts Publication ‘Dwell Time’ Receives Rail Ind

Mental Wellbeing Arts Publication ‘Dwell Time’ Receives Rail Industry Funding The team behind the new arts publication reflecting on mental wellbeing ‘Dwell Time’ are thrilled to be the recipients of funding from regi.....Read more

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