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Online Lunchtime Organ Concerts commence 28 September

Wed 23 Sep 2020

Online Lunchtime Organ Concerts commence 28 September

Gordon Stewart, Kirklees Borough Organist begins the online organ concert series on Monday 28 September at 1 pm with a typical Town Hall programme opening with an overture, including some Bach and ending with a virtuoso .....Read more

BBC’s music and dementia initiative.

Tue 22 Sep 2020

BBC’s music and dementia initiative.

BBC Music Memories and BBC World Service are launching an international journey through music as part of the BBC’s music and dementia initiative. For World Alzheimer’s Day, BBC World Service is helping to expand the i.....Read more

Success for online arts festival

Tue 22 Sep 2020

Success for online arts festival

A YORKSHIRE arts festival says moving its usual three day extravaganza online, due to pandemic restrictions, has proved to be an overwhelming success. Holmfirth Arts Festival 2020 took the decision to make the event d.....Read more

Oakwell Hall features on new 'Filmed in Kirklees' website

Wed 16 Sep 2020

Oakwell Hall features on new 'Filmed in Kirklees' website

A new and exciting initiative designed to encourage tourists to visit a rapidly growing number of Yorkshire locations showcased in hugely successful TV and film series has been launched by Screen Yorkshire this week. .....Read more

#HEARTyourtown - The Owl has found a new home!

Tue 15 Sep 2020

#HEARTyourtown - The Owl has found a new home!

The Owl, part of the artwork from #HEARTyourtown has now been relocated to the Queensgate Indoor Market. Do go along to have a look at him if you haven't seen him yet! For more information about #HEARTyourtown se.....Read more

Studio/Office space for rent starting 1st October 2020

Tue 15 Sep 2020

Studio/Office space for rent starting 1st October 2020

We have a large studio space available to rent from the start of October 2020, for creative or business use. The studio has 2 large windows- letting in lots of natural light, a sink, hot water, overhead lighting, cent.....Read more

Prosaic:

Tue 15 Sep 2020

Prosaic: "Generous" Exhibition - 19th Sept - 13 October 2020

Get ready for our first exhibition of the season right here at Globe Gallery Gallery! PROSAIC are a group of artists mostly based in Sheffield, many of whom are award winning and have exhibited internationally! Pr.....Read more

New Children's Illustrated Book

Tue 15 Sep 2020

New Children's Illustrated Book

So excited! My book is now available to purchase on Amazon (both US and UK). Of course, you can also buy your copy from my website - £9.99 plus p&p (UK only) Each page has been illustrated to show the beautiful b.....Read more

Watch Holmfirth Arts Festival online from your sofa this weekend

Tue 15 Sep 2020

Watch Holmfirth Arts Festival online from your sofa this weekend

A POPULAR Yorkshire arts festival is going online for its annual celebration in 2020. See all the usual peformances and high quality arts from Holmfirth Arts Festival from your sofa this weekend - 18-20 September. You.....Read more

Community award for Queensgate market mural

Fri 11 Sep 2020

Community award for Queensgate market mural

Huddersfield Civic Society’s annual Design Awards 2019 have been announced after being delayed earlier in the year by Covid-19. The Awards are held to demonstrate support in both protecting and enhancing the heritage of.....Read more

Free online workshops ahead of Holmfirth Arts Festival 2020

Mon 07 Sep 2020

Free online workshops ahead of Holmfirth Arts Festival 2020

Places on online arts and crafts workshops for all ages, are still available ahead of Holmfirth Arts Festival 2020. Talented artists and creatives are running the sessions as part of this year's festival participation p.....Read more

Comedian makes film for Holmfirth Arts Festival Online 2020

Mon 07 Sep 2020

Comedian makes film for Holmfirth Arts Festival Online 2020

Comedian Kieran Hodgson is to perform at Holmfirth Arts festival Online 2020. The Holmfirth born comedian, who now lives in London, has made a show, in the form of a short film, especially for this year's festival. H.....Read more

Watford philharmonic society rehearsals

Fri 04 Sep 2020

Watford philharmonic society rehearsals

Watford philharmonic starts a new term of rehearsals via Zoom on Monday 7th at 7.30 pm. Full details on our website: www.watfordphilharmonic.co. uk We look forward to welcoming old and new faces to work on Mozart’s won.....Read more

Lunchtime organ concerts go online

Thu 03 Sep 2020

Lunchtime organ concerts go online

Music lovers are being given the chance to enjoy classical music concerts at Huddersfield Town Hall from the comfort of their own home thanks to digital innovations. The project, funded by Kirklees Council’s Concert S.....Read more

#HEARTyourtown: Saba Rifat Dewsbury Urban Garden

Tue 01 Sep 2020

#HEARTyourtown: Saba Rifat Dewsbury Urban Garden

A bright and bold sculpture sits outside Dewsbury Town Hall as part of #Heartyourtown. The artwork is inspired by the wild flower garden at Crow Nest Park and local artist Saba Rifat has used the geometric shapes observe.....Read more

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