News

The latest arts and creative news from members of the Creative Kirklees directory.

News posted on the site is regularly featured in the newsletter and our social media, which reach thousands of local individuals and businesses.

To share your news, register and log into MyAccount.

News / 61 to 75 of 259

Show All / Today / Feb / Jan / Dec / Nov / Oct / Sep / Aug / Jul / Jun / May / Apr / Mar / Archive

Join Steph in the Studio for a brand new Leeds Daytime TV Show

Tue 18 Aug 2020

Join Steph in the Studio for a brand new Leeds Daytime TV Show

Channel 4 are working on a brand new daytime TV show for which is due to launch out of Leeds Dock this September. The show will be hosted by Steph McGovern. Channel 4 are very excited about the launch of the show and .....Read more

Grand Northern Ukulele Festival - Doing New Things & Sharing

Mon 01 Jun 2020

Grand Northern Ukulele Festival - Doing New Things & Sharing

Even though 2020 has thrown up some interesting challenges, the GNUF have continued working behind the scenes to ensure that their work can continue in the future. Throughout the Spring & Summer of 2020, they are supp.....Read more

Arts Council Funding for Cultural Organisations

Wed 25 Mar 2020

Arts Council Funding for Cultural Organisations

The Arts Council have announced that they will be providing the following funding for cultural organisations who have been impacted by Covid-19. £90 million will be available to National Portfolio Organisations (NPOs).....Read more

Coronavirus help and advice for businesses in Kirklees

Wed 25 Mar 2020

Coronavirus help and advice for businesses in Kirklees

Many businesses and self-employed workers face a period of uncertainty and possible loss of income as a result of the coronavirus. The Government has announced a package of financial and other measures to help manage the.....Read more

Opera North - Sewing for NHS

Mon 11 May 2020

Opera North - Sewing for NHS

With live performances and education work no longer possible, Opera North staff have been putting their creative skills to the best possible use during lockdown by helping those most in need. We asked some of the volunte.....Read more

BBC Radio Leeds looking for online creative activities

Wed 25 Mar 2020

BBC Radio Leeds looking for online creative activities

Jane Chesworth from BBC Radio Leeds has been in touch to say that she is doing a weekly bulletin with online activities and is looking to promote any that artists, arts organisations or groups are doing. She is also l.....Read more

Arts Council support for artists, creatives & freelancers

Wed 25 Mar 2020

Arts Council support for artists, creatives & freelancers

The Arts Council is making £20 million available to individuals working in the cultural sector, including artists, creative practitioners and freelancers. Artists and creative practitioners will be able to apply for .....Read more

Well-Bean Café  and tips on maintaining good mental health

Tue 31 Mar 2020

Well-Bean Café and tips on maintaining good mental health

Good mental health is important to everyone and during this time of the coronavirus (COVID-19) is even more important than ever. If you're based in Kirklees the Well-Bean Café is a safe and confidential service offering.....Read more

Arts Council information on funding

Tue 31 Mar 2020

Arts Council information on funding

Keep up-to-date with the latest information from the Arts Council about advice, guidance and emergency funding measures they are putting in place to address the Covid-19/Coronavirus crisis. You can also sign up to th.....Read more

Kirklees Concert Season - Cancellation of Events

Wed 18 Mar 2020

Kirklees Concert Season - Cancellation of Events

In light of Government advice on Covid-19, Kirklees Council and Opera North are very sorry to announce the cancellation of all remaining Kirklees Concert Season events. We'd like to thank our loyal audiences, and we .....Read more

VE Day celebration with Kirklees Museums and Galleries

Thu 07 May 2020

VE Day celebration with Kirklees Museums and Galleries

This Friday marks 75 years since VE Day. To commemorate this, Kirklees Museums and Galleries have collated and shared some memories of Kirklees residents who lived through World War Two, and how it felt when it finally c.....Read more

Coronavirus Update

Tue 17 Mar 2020

Coronavirus Update

While it is the current Government advice for everyone to make their own decisions about what they choose to do, we cannot ignore that a number of events have been cancelled, such as the Huddersfield Literature Festival......Read more

What's On in the Piazza - March 2020

Tue 03 Mar 2020

What's On in the Piazza - March 2020

Check out what is going on this month in the Piazza and Queensgate Market - all part of the Temporary Contemporary project...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

Parliament call for evidence: Impact of Covid-19 on DCMS sectors

Tue 21 Apr 2020

Parliament call for evidence: Impact of Covid-19 on DCMS sectors

The Parliamentary Committee for the Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS) invites written evidence on the impact of Covid-19 on any sectors under this Department’s remit (including, but not limited to,.....Read more

/ 1 / 2 / 3 / 4 / 5 / 6 / 7 / 8 / 9 / 10 / / 12 / / 14 / / 16 / / 18 /