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Huddersfield Literature Festival launches online programme

Tue 09 Feb 2021

Huddersfield Literature Festival launches online programme

The Huddersfield Literature Festival (HLF) has announced its March programme, with most events taking place online for the second year in a row, due to Covid-19 lockdown restrictions. In 2020, the Festival was due to .....Read more

Take part in the Hudd Lit Fest/Woven Book Trail

Tue 09 Feb 2021

Take part in the Hudd Lit Fest/Woven Book Trail

Many of us have been escaping into a good book during lockdown – and now you can bring your favourite fictional characters to life by taking part in the Huddersfield Literature Festival (HLF) Book Trail, in partnership w.....Read more

Literature Festival creates Lockdown Lantern Installation

Tue 30 Mar 2021

Literature Festival creates Lockdown Lantern Installation

A local festival has created a stunning Lockdown Lantern installation to commemorate a year since the first Covid-19 lockdown . The installation, commissioned by Huddersfield Literature Festival (HLF), takes the form .....Read more

Saturday Art School Online

Thu 05 Nov 2020

Saturday Art School Online

We have been really busy adapting to going back online for this next lockdown. We are committed to keeping our young people creative and connected during this time and having delivered hundreds of art packs to children a.....Read more

Support our Callaloo PopUp Carnival Crowdfunder!

Wed 06 Jan 2021

Support our Callaloo PopUp Carnival Crowdfunder!

Time is running out to back our PopUp Carnival project! 2020 was another challenging year for us, as it has been for so many people. We had to press pause on most of our work this year - we must put safety before sequi.....Read more

Callaloo PopUp Carnival Crowdfunding Campaign reaches its target

Tue 02 Feb 2021

Callaloo PopUp Carnival Crowdfunding Campaign reaches its target

Our PopUp Carnival project reached its Crowdfunding target this week and can now move into Production Phase! Callaloo are extremely grateful to everyone who made a pledge to our campaign. We are deeply moved by the su.....Read more

Callaloo Carnival Club goes online!

Tue 16 Feb 2021

Callaloo Carnival Club goes online!

Callaloo Carnival Club is designed to bring the spirit of Carnival to families in Kirklees during Carnival week, as lockdown keeps us indoors. Working in partnership with Kirklees Learning and Early Support, our Artists.....Read more

Callaloo PopUp Carnival - well worth waiting for!

Tue 15 Jun 2021

Callaloo PopUp Carnival - well worth waiting for!

Our PopUp Carnival brought a carefully curated selection of Carnival Creatures to delight residents and staff of a local residential care home. There were MANY obstacles to organising a Parade during a Global pandemic, .....Read more

Online Halloween Adventure

Fri 30 Oct 2020

Online Halloween Adventure

Are you ready to go on an adventure? Chol have something very exciting happening over the Halloween weekend, right here on online. To get involved and be in with a chance of winning a CHOL GOODIE BAG packed full of ac.....Read more

Dark Horse Theatre is Looking for New Student Actors.

Tue 27 Apr 2021

Dark Horse Theatre is Looking for New Student Actors.

Do you want to train to be an actor? Dark Horse is looking for new student actors (18+) to join our highly regarded actor training course from September. If you or someone you know has a learning disability and would l.....Read more

Hepworth Band Secures Grant Awards

Wed 21 Oct 2020

Hepworth Band Secures Grant Awards

The Hepworth band is delighted to have secured grant funding from the Garfield Weston Foundation and the National Lottery through Arts Council England to deliver an ambitious programme that aims to develop new performan.....Read more

Save Hepworth Bandroom Appeal

Thu 25 Feb 2021

Save Hepworth Bandroom Appeal

A big thank you to everyone who has donated to our ‘Save Hepworth Bandroom!’ campaign, for supporting our One Community Foundation 'Match it!' appeal and our fundraising activities over the Christmas period - We’re incre.....Read more

Marsden Jazz Festival have partnered with Black Lives in Music

Wed 07 Apr 2021

Marsden Jazz Festival have partnered with Black Lives in Music

Marsden Jazz Festival is working with new organisation Black Lives in Music to empower and amplify Black musicians’ voices and promote their ground-breaking research. Black Lives in Music (BLiM) was launched to tackle.....Read more

We're planning to tour

Wed 10 Mar 2021

We're planning to tour

Great news from Mikron HQ We're tour booking as we type! For the first time in nearly a year, we have multiple phone lines in full use, and our wonderful venues are happy to be hosting us once again. We’re planning .....Read more

hcmf// receives grant fom government's Culture Recovery Fund

Mon 19 Oct 2020

hcmf// receives grant fom government's Culture Recovery Fund

As announced by the Culture Secretary on Saturday, hcmf// has been awarded £50,000 as part of the Government’s £1.57 billion Culture Recovery Fund (CRF). The award will help the festival to navigate the challenges of the.....Read more

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