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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

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

MakerWorld

Thu 20 Feb 2020

MakerWorld

MakerWorld is a new creative space in the centre of Huddersfield in the Piazza Shopping Centre, in the old Outdoor World shop. Drop in for free family creativity on a Saturday morning from 10am-12.30pm every Saturday un.....Read more

Little Art Club is back!

Wed 06 Nov 2019

Little Art Club is back!

Little Art Club is back at Holmfirth Tech starting November 13th 10-11am. This creative, fun and hands-on group is for pre-school children aged 2-4yrs. The sessions are theme based and incorporate play, making and hands.....Read more

Little Art Club comes to Huddersfield

Tue 17 Dec 2019

Little Art Club comes to Huddersfield

The wonderful Little Art Club for pre-schoolers comes to Huddersfield this January 2020. Book you and your little ones onto this fun and hands-on club for 2-4yr olds to make, paint, draw and develop creative skills. Se.....Read more

Chol - Open for business! A coronavirus update April 2020

Wed 08 Apr 2020

Chol - Open for business! A coronavirus update April 2020

Coronavirus (Covid 19) Full Statement With the ongoing developments around Coronavirus (COVID-19) we wanted to provide an update on our current operation and plans during these difficult times. We are closely monitori.....Read more

Chol @ Home!

Tue 05 May 2020

Chol @ Home!

With the ongoing developments around Coronavirus (COVID-19) we wanted to provide an update on our current operation and plans during these difficult times. We also wanted to help by providing some creative activities tha.....Read more

Before Everything Changed

Mon 04 May 2020

Before Everything Changed

Before everything changed, Chol had been on an absolute high. We’d launched our new project Tall Shadows at a busy reception of young people, community workers, artists and families at the Crucible, with poet Otis Mensah.....Read more

Launch Event - Tall Shadows

Tue 05 May 2020

Launch Event - Tall Shadows

We launched our new project Tall Shadows back in March! Tall Shadows is a project working with young people in Sheffield to co-create and produce artwork and events! The launch was a fantastic event with performances fro.....Read more

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