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The World Re-imagined Open Call - Extended Deadline

Thu 20 Jan 2022

The World Re-imagined Open Call - Extended Deadline

Open Call to Leeds Artists - Extended Deadline This is an artist call out responding to an opportunity to be part of the national creative project: The World Reimagined New: Find out more via an Instagram Live ch.....Read more

Creative Bubbles

Tue 18 Jan 2022

Creative Bubbles

Can you help to shape the future of your creative community across Kirklees? Wilson’s Republic would like to recruit a small number of participants from across the Kirklees district to help prototype a unique approach.....Read more

Discovering the Treasures of the Spen Valley

Wed 26 Jan 2022

Discovering the Treasures of the Spen Valley

The Telegraph & Argus newspaper featured a double-paged spread on Sat 22nd Jan, entitled “Discovering the Treasures of the Spen Valley” which includes lots of interesting facts about the Spen Valley and some of the famou.....Read more

New financial support available from Arts Council England

Tue 04 Jan 2022

New financial support available from Arts Council England

Arts Council England have announced new financial support available for arts and culture organisations, and for creative individuals. The Government is making a further £30 million available as part of the latest round o.....Read more

The World Reimagined - Open Call - 10th Globe Leeds

Mon 10 Jan 2022

The World Reimagined - Open Call - 10th Globe Leeds

***Open call for artists*** Leeds will be one of seven UK host cities for The World Reimagined. Taking place between August and October 2022, The World Reimagined invites the city to engage in a programme of learning .....Read more

Let’s Create Jubilee Fund, Kirklees deadline extended to 11 Feb

Sat 29 Jan 2022

Let’s Create Jubilee Fund, Kirklees deadline extended to 11 Feb

The deadline for the Let’s Create Jubilee Fund in Kirklees has been extended to 11 February 2022. The Let’s Create Jubilee Fund will support voluntary and community groups to develop creative and cultural activities a.....Read more

Live Events Reinsurance Scheme - Update 4 Jan 22

Tue 11 Jan 2022

Live Events Reinsurance Scheme - Update 4 Jan 22

On 5 August 2021, the government announced that it is partnering with insurers to offer a cost indemnification insurance scheme which will make cover available against the cancellation, postponement, relocation or abando.....Read more

Urgent help - Photographic Portrait Call Out - Women volunteers

Mon 31 Jan 2022

Urgent help - Photographic Portrait Call Out - Women volunteers

Photographic Portrait Call Out: - You could be a part of LGBT+ History The UK’s first ever national Pride took place in Huddersfield on 4th July 1981. To mark the fortieth anniversary, a series of arts and archive .....Read more

HLF announces its exciting programme for spring 2022

Tue 25 Jan 2022

HLF announces its exciting programme for spring 2022

The award-winning Huddersfield Literature Festival returns this spring with a blended programme of online and venue-based events. The Festival will run from 24 March – 3 April 2022, with a theme of ‘One World’, focusing .....Read more

Blow away the cobwebs with Beethoven's Fifth

Wed 12 Jan 2022

Blow away the cobwebs with Beethoven's Fifth

The Orchestra of Opera North's first Kirklees Concert of 2022 offers a blazing start to the New Year on Thursday 27 January. Conductor and pianist Howard Shelley, who has made acclaimed recordings of all of Beethoven’.....Read more

One Day - Holocaust Memorial Day 2022

Thu 27 Jan 2022

One Day - Holocaust Memorial Day 2022

New online Holocaust Memorial Day video for 2022 Following on from our very first Holocaust Memorial Day YouTube video last year, we have One Day, a touching tribute to kindness, hope and valuing people for who they a.....Read more

Marshalls PLC team up with Pikcells to create 3D sample library

Tue 18 Jan 2022

Marshalls PLC team up with Pikcells to create 3D sample library

As part of their ongoing investment to improve the customer experience and boost digital innovation, Marshalls – the UK’s leading hard landscaping manufacturer – has launched a virtual sample library of 1200 products. Th.....Read more

Come and join us!

Sun 30 Jan 2022

Come and join us!

We are recruiting, and are especially interested to hear from tenors, basses and altos. Please get in touch for more information!..Read more

Help Musicians' Financial Hardship Fund

Tue 04 Jan 2022

Help Musicians' Financial Hardship Fund

Arts Council England have announce one of their new benevolent funds will go towards supporting self-employed and unemployed professional musicians across the country. The Help Musicians' Financial Hardship fund will.....Read more