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Our Biennale festival launches in Kirklees

Fri 21 Sep 2018

Our Biennale festival launches in Kirklees

Our Biennale is a brand-new festival of arts and culture made with children and young people in Kirklees and launched last week with a new website. During autumn 2018 young people will work with artists, composers, c.....Read more

Piano players wanted for Queensgate Market slots

Tue 18 Sep 2018

Piano players wanted for Queensgate Market slots

Piano players are wanted to play the piano in Queensgate Market on Saturdays for 2 hours and on Sundays in December - this is a paid opportunity. As part of Temporary Contemporary (an initiative which places contemp.....Read more

Freshers Festival brings big name music acts to Huddersfield

Mon 17 Sep 2018

Freshers Festival brings big name music acts to Huddersfield

This year's week-long Huddersfield Freshers Festival, (commencing Monday 17 September), has a lot going on music wise - featuring big name music acts including Tinchy Stryder and Avelino. There's also comedian Adam .....Read more

Evoke: Connecting Young People & Creativity in Kirklees

Tue 11 Sep 2018

Evoke: Connecting Young People & Creativity in Kirklees

If you work with children and young people and are passionate about the role arts, culture and creativity can play in their lives, get involved and join the Evoke Network Meeting on Wednesday 12 September, 10am - 12noon .....Read more

The Flint Street Nativity

Mon 24 Sep 2018

The Flint Street Nativity

From the author of Calendar Girls and The Band comes a play of festive cheer and humour. The second play of our Season is The Flint Street Nativity by Tim Firth. Squabbles, grumbles and subversion... a normal school nati.....Read more

OUTDOOR FUN AT OAKWELL THIS AUTUMN

Thu 27 Sep 2018

OUTDOOR FUN AT OAKWELL THIS AUTUMN

Half-term outdoor activities for children and families Oakwell Hall Country Park, Nova Lane, Birstall, WF17 9LG Monday 29 October: Family Forestcraft 10.30am-12noon; £8 per child, £2 per adult Tuesday 30 October.....Read more

Award for Queensgate Market & Temporary Contemporary

Tue 18 Sep 2018

Award for Queensgate Market & Temporary Contemporary

Queensgate Market has won the Innovation of the Year Award for the Temporary Contemporary project in Queensgate Market in Huddersfield. The award was given by NABMA (National Association of British Market Authorities) an.....Read more

Get a free digital audit and online presence review...

Tue 11 Sep 2018

Get a free digital audit and online presence review...

Did you know that you can access a free digital audit and online presence review for your business by registering for the Digital Knowledge Exchange? Once registered, it will take 5 minutes to do a quick self- assessm.....Read more

Dewsbury Lunchtime Concerts are back with Bite-Sized G&S

Sun 09 Sep 2018

Dewsbury Lunchtime Concerts are back with Bite-Sized G&S

Jeremy Peaker (Chorus of Opera North and formerly D’Oyly Carte) returns to Dewsbury Town Hall for the third year running to open the Lunchtime Chamber Concert Season with a delightful romp through the risqué wit of Gilbe.....Read more

New term at Globe Arts Studio

Mon 03 Sep 2018

New term at Globe Arts Studio

We are very excited for our new term at Globe Arts Studio to begin on Monday 10th September - art and craft courses for children, adults and families. All our regular classes return, including Drawing & Painting, Fuse.....Read more

40 Faces of St Gemma's Hospice: Pop-up Exhibitions

Thu 27 Sep 2018

40 Faces of St Gemma's Hospice: Pop-up Exhibitions

Go behind the scenes of St Gemma’s Hospice during St Gemma's Hospice 40th Anniversary year. Patients, families, volunteers and staff all share their stories in this moving and uplifting exhibition. Portraits of 40 people.....Read more

Latest update on Queensgate Market mural

Tue 04 Sep 2018

Latest update on Queensgate Market mural

Artist Kasia Breska has been hard at work completing the back wall of the Event Space in Queensgate Market. Why not pop in and take a look - she'll be happy to have a chat about the work. Kasia will also be taking .....Read more

Highlands of Home opens 2018/19 Kirklees Concert Season

Tue 11 Sep 2018

Highlands of Home opens 2018/19 Kirklees Concert Season

Highlands of Home opens the 2018/19 Kirklees Concert Season on 20 September, 7.30pm at Huddersfield Town Hall. Conductor Garry Walker Orchestra of Opera North Violin Jack Libeck Arnold’s Four Scottish Dances ar.....Read more

Banging the Drum for Music Influence

Tue 18 Sep 2018

Banging the Drum for Music Influence

Here is a great article from the Huddersfield Examiner on music and the work going on in Kirklees and how the story will be shared at this years Music Cities Convention. http://bit.ly/BangingtheDrum..Read more

Article about A Grand Northern Ukulele Festival in Huddersfield

Wed 05 Sep 2018

Article about A Grand Northern Ukulele Festival in Huddersfield

The Civil Society Futures have published a nice article about A Grand Northern Ukulele Festival in Huddersfield. Robin Simpson, Chief Executive of Voluntary Arts wrote the article which explores some reasons for the exi.....Read more

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