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We need workshop facilitators, dancers, musicians, poets .......

Sun 27 Feb 2022

We need workshop facilitators, dancers, musicians, poets .......

I N T E R W O V E N is a part of the wider WOVEN textile festival, supported by Kirklees Council, and brings communities together through music and storytelling, to celebrate our shared experiences of the textile industr.....Read more

Formed Glass Geometry - exhibition by Louise Watson MA (RCA)

Fri 25 Feb 2022

Formed Glass Geometry - exhibition by Louise Watson MA (RCA)

I'm delighted to share with you information on my upcoming exhibition: ‘FORMED GLASS GEOMETRY' see image or visit www.louisewatsonglass.com for more details..Read more

FREE Family Print Activity - TODAY

Thu 24 Feb 2022

FREE Family Print Activity - TODAY

At our Unit 2 Pop-up Gallery, Huddersfield Unit 2, Piazza Centre, Princess Alexandra Walk, Huddersfield HD1 2RS Join us today and Saturday 11.30am to 2.30pm at our pop-up gallery in Huddersfield and get creative! Mak.....Read more

Kirklees Windrush Mural Project Day

Fri 11 Feb 2022

Kirklees Windrush Mural Project Day

CHOL are incredibly excited to invite you to a first-look launch of the Kirklees Windrush Mural. Funded by the Windrush Day Grant Scheme, over the past 8 months Chol have been working with KLTV's Milton Brown to exp.....Read more

PACE: Participation in the Arts & Creative Economy

Tue 01 Feb 2022

PACE: Participation in the Arts & Creative Economy

Are you aged 16-25, living in Kirklees and interested in a career in the creative sector? Then the PACE project is for you! The PACE Project is a new initiative for Kirklees. Designed to help young people access care.....Read more

Screen Yorkshire announce part-time training courses

Thu 03 Feb 2022

Screen Yorkshire announce part-time training courses

Screen Yorkshire have announced part-time training courses in Lighting Technician, Hair & Make-Up, Costume, Production Assistant (scripted), Art Direction & Props and My First Factual TV Job. Deadlines: Applications.....Read more

Gordon Stewart makes a welcome return as Organist Emeritus

Mon 07 Feb 2022

Gordon Stewart makes a welcome return as Organist Emeritus

Gordon Stewart, who retired last year after over 30 years as the much loved Borough Organist of Kirklees, makes a welcome return to Huddersfield Town Hall in his new role as Organist Emeritus, taking the helm of the Fath.....Read more

Free Training for Festivals and Music Venues

Mon 21 Feb 2022

Free Training for Festivals and Music Venues

Holmfirth Arts Festival are offering a suite of free in person and online training courses for staff and volunteers of Kirklees Festivals and Music Venues thanks to funding from Holme Valley Parish Council and Kirklees C.....Read more

Yorkshire artist hopes to Collect art-world accolades

Mon 21 Feb 2022

Yorkshire artist hopes to Collect art-world accolades

One of the world’s most influential art fairs has selected a Mirfield sculptor artist as the only Yorkshire-born and raised exhibitor to showcase work at its forthcoming event in London. Helaina Sharpley, maker of int.....Read more

Opera North's David Greed bids farewell to Kirklees

Thu 17 Feb 2022

Opera North's David Greed bids farewell to Kirklees

Leader of the Orchestra of Opera North since its inception in 1978, David Greed bids farewell to his loyal Kirklees Concert Season audience at two special events in Huddersfield and Dewsbury over the coming weeks. Now.....Read more

Working in textiles? Join Made in Kirklees

Tue 01 Feb 2022

Working in textiles? Join Made in Kirklees

There are a huge number of textile manufacturers, retailer, artists, designers and makers in Kirklees, selling locally and online, nationally and internationally. Made in Kirklees is aiming to become an online one-sto.....Read more

Back To Film On The Big Screen In The Holme Valley

Sun 13 Feb 2022

Back To Film On The Big Screen In The Holme Valley

We're so delighted to be back. . . We hope you're all well and beginning to feel brighter as we move towards Spring. We know that covid is still around and we all still need to look after ourselves and others around us.....Read more

Holmfirth Film Festival 2022

Sun 20 Feb 2022

Holmfirth Film Festival 2022

All systems go again! Sunday evening films from Holmfirth Film Festival at Holmfirth Civic Hall begin again next week, 27 February 7pm, when we screen the brilliant The Invisible Life of Euridice Gusmao. An Oscar no.....Read more

Huddersfield’s first business community hub

Tue 01 Feb 2022

Huddersfield’s first business community hub

The retail unit, named Hello Huddersfield! has been created by Huddersfield BID (Business Improvement District) to welcome businesses and charities to offer meeting space, co-working opportunities. The Hellohuddersfield!.....Read more