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WOVEN Festival 2019

Thu 04 Apr 2019

WOVEN Festival 2019

Kirklees’ textile heritage is being put into the spotlight with the launch of the WOVEN festival, a celebration of the globally recognized industry. A series of events will be taking place over the week-long festival fro.....Read more

Huddersfield's Cloth and Textile Industry

Fri 05 Apr 2019

Huddersfield's Cloth and Textile Industry

It has been well known for a long time that Huddersfield has been home to the world’s finest cloth, but it is questionable as to whether the knowledge and passion is still existent today or is the legacy slowly raveling .....Read more

Woven in Kirklees

Tue 16 Apr 2019

Woven in Kirklees

A celebration of textiles A celebration of innovation A celebration of heritage THIS is what Woven is all about. Keep an eye out for our upcoming events across Kirklees!..Read more

WOVEN - Volunteers wanted now!

Tue 14 May 2019

WOVEN - Volunteers wanted now!

Briefing events start this week for volunteers to WOVEN - a celebration of innovation in textiles across Kirklees from 8-16 June. If you want to be a part of this new festival and have some time to give to volunteerin.....Read more

New events for WOVEN festival in June

Tue 21 May 2019

New events for WOVEN festival in June

New events are being added each week to the WOVEN festival taking place across Kirklees in June. Want a taster of some of the events? There's a soundspace by Hoot Creative Arts inspired by the textile industry; tex.....Read more

Worldwide Knit in Public Day

Tue 28 May 2019

Worldwide Knit in Public Day

On the 8th of June 2019, people all over Kirklees will be celebrating Worldwide Knit in Public Day with THE BIG KNIT. The Big Knit is an opportunity to share skills, get creative and have a cuppa, by joining in with e.....Read more

WOVEN textile artists in Queensgate Market

Tue 11 Jun 2019

WOVEN textile artists in Queensgate Market

Textile artists have taken over some of the vacant stalls in Queensgate Market during the WOVEN festival 8-16 June. The work on show gives an example of the range of work that textiles covers - 3D, 2D, floor pieces and .....Read more

Makers Market in Huddersfield this weekend

Tue 11 Jun 2019

Makers Market in Huddersfield this weekend

Pop in to Huddersfield this weekend for the WOVEN Makers Market at the Byram Arcade and the Lawrence Batley Theatre courtyard. Come and browse local crafts and makers on Saturday 15 June...Read more