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More details - Archive Surgery
New to using archives or stuck on a piece of research? Book a 45 minute slot where you will receive one-to one guidance from our professional Archive team to help guide you through using our fascinating collections.
WYAS Leeds, West Yorkshire Joint Services, Nepshaw Lane South, Morley, Leeds
Thu 21 Jun

More details - 'The Music Man'
Book, Music and lyrics by Meredith Willson, Story by Meredith Willson and Franklin Lacey A great Broadway and West End Musical of the old style, with lots of great musical numbers. For all ages!
Artspace, Lower Peel Street, Dewsbury
Fri 22 Jun, Sat 23 Jun, Mon 25 Jun to Sat 30 Jun

More details - Little Singers Morley
Singing songs and making music together is a fantastic way of supporting the development and well-being of children under 4 - and it’s fun for adults too!
Morley Town Hall Queen Street Leeds
Mon 4 Jun, Mon 11 Jun, Mon 18 Jun, Mon 25 Jun, Mon 2 Jul, Mon 9 Jul

More details - Striding for Survival North
Join us for Striding for Survival in the beautiful grounds of Crow Nest Park, Dewsbury! This is a great opportunity for you to come together with friends and family to help raise more awareness and funds for pancreatic cancer.
Crow nest Park, Dewsbury
Sun 24 Jun

More details - Love Motown
After the success of the 2017 Motown Night we have re booked the amazing Chequered Motown Band. Ticket price includes a Hog Roast Supper. ’Love Motown’ Dance the night away to the unforgettable sounds of Motown by the amazing band ’Chequered’. Tickets £22.
The National Coal Mining Museum for England Caphouse Colliery New Road Overton Wakefield
Fri 1 Jun

More details - 30th Birthday Celebrations
Celebrating the Museum’s 30th Birthday Big Miners’ Picnic Sunday 3 June 2018 On the 6th June 1988, the Yorkshire Mining Museum opened its doors to the public for the first time. 2018 marks the 30th anniversary of this important and historic event.
The National Coal Mining Museum for England Caphouse Colliery New Road Overton Wakefield
Sun 3 Jun

More details - Tom Flemming Exhibition
A new display in The Community Art Space. Showcasing Calligraphy work by Tom, a former mining surveyor from the North East, was fascinated by the lettering used by surveyors on mining plans.
The National Coal Mining Museum for England Caphouse Colliery, New Road, Overton Wakefield
Sun 17 Jun

More details - Wakefield Pretty Muddy 5K 2018
Race for Life Pretty Muddy is our brilliant 5k muddy obstacle course. Scramble over the A-frame. Crawl through the mud pit. Have fun with your friends. And raise valuable funds for BEATING CANCER.
Thornes Park, Horbury Road, Wakefield
Sat 16 Jun

More details - Wakefield Pretty Muddy Kids 2018
Race for Life Pretty Muddy Kids is our brilliant muddy obstacle course just for the little ones. They can take on the obstacles, crawl through the mud pit and have fun with friends, all the while helping raise valuable funds for BEATING CANCER.
Thornes Park, Horbury Road, Wakefield
Sat 16 Jun

More details - Wakefield Race for Life 5K 2018
This is a 5k suitable for all abilities. This is thousands of women uniting with one purpose. Walk, jog or run. Raise valuable funds for research. THIS IS BEATING CANCER.
Thornes Park, Horbury Road, Wakefield
Sun 17 Jun

More details - Wakefield Race for Life 10K 2018
10k is a great step up from our 5k events. Up the challenge and take part in a Race for Life 10k event. Walk, jog or run. Raise valuable funds for research. THIS IS BEATING CANCER.
Thornes Park, Horbury Road, Wakefield
Sun 17 Jun

More details - Farsley Farmers Market
Farsley Farmers Market is a free, Community event which runs all year round on 4th Saturday of every month, in St Johns Hall & Grounds. Find produce stalls Outdoors and Crafters Indoors plus activities, refreshments and toilets. Resident inside is FriendsofStJohn’s Book Sale and St John’s Kitchen. Sat.
St John’s Hall & Grounds, New Street, off Farsley Town Street, Leeds
Sat 23 Jun

More details - Workshop
Self portrait
Waring Green Community Centre, Brighouse
Thu 31 May

More details - Workshop
Beach scene and picture for homework
Waring Green Community Centre, Brighouse
Thu 14 Jun

More details - Afternoon outdoor meeting
Holmfirth exhibition
Waring Green Community Centre, Brighouse
Fri 15 Jun

More details - Demonstration
Demonstration
Waring Green Community Centre, Brighouse
Thu 21 Jun

More details - Mum2mum Market Baby & Childrens Nearly New Sale Halifax/Brighouse
SUN 10TH JUNE 2018 – Lightcliffe Academy Sports Centre - Doors Open 13:15 – 15:15 35+ Stalls selling excellent condition baby and children’s goods at bargain prices. Well-known brands at a fraction of high street prices. Everything imaginable for your little ones.
Lightcliffe Academy Sports Centre, Stoney Lane, Lightcliffe, Halifax
Sun 10 Jun

More details - The Selfish Giant
In a very cold, grey town, not too far from here, hidden behind a crumbling wall and a thousand signs which say ‘KEEP OUT’, lives...the Selfish Giant. So selfish he shut away garden where the children used to play and cursed the town to never ending winter. Or so the story goes...
Theatre Royal Wakefield Drury Lane Wakefield
Mon 28 May

More details - Christopher Nibble
Written and illustrated by Charlotte Middleton and adapted for the stage by Claire Alizon Hills, Topsy Turvy Theatre, the company who brought you Ruby Flew Too! and Isabel’s Well, proudly present the charming Christopher Nibble in a tale of dandelion daring-do!
Theatre Royal Wakefield Drury Lane Wakefield
Sat 2 Jun

More details - Poppy Walk
Discover Leeds’ hidden gems this summer and raise funds for The Royal British Legion. Poppy Walk is coming to City Square on 17th June and will be the perfect way to discover the past and present of this historic city.
City Square
Sun 17 Jun

More details - The Stalls Makers Market
’The Stalls’ enters its fourth year of hosting its outdoor Makers Market on the grounds of Arts@Trinity Church, on Boar Lane in Leeds city centre. Our aim is to provide a platform for talented designers and makers (new, emerging and established) to showcase and sell their wares.
Arts @ Trinity | Holy Trinity Church | Boar Lane | Leeds
Sat 2 Jun, Sat 23 Jun, Sat 7 Jul

More details - Barry Dodds, Silky and Martin Mor-Mecca and NCF Comedy Night
A brand new night of comedy at Mecca Wakefield. Featuring: Barry Dodds, Silky and Martin Mor. Date: Friday 22nd June Time: 9.30pm Venue: Mecca Venue Address: Westgate Retail & Leisure park, Collinsway, Wakefield WF2 9SE Venue Website: www.meccabingo.
Mecca Wakefield-Westgate Retail & Leisure park, Collinsway, Wakefield
Fri 22 Jun

More details - Forts & Firepower
Make this half term go with a bang! It’s all about gunpowder, castles and siege warfare. Have a go on the artillery range and join in some explosive science workshops.
Royal Armouries Armouries Drive Leeds
Today to Sun 3 Jun

More details - Legends: Blackbeard
An action-packed themed weekend focussing on the notorious 18th-century English pirate who plundered the Caribbean seas. 2018 marks the 300th anniversary of his death.
Royal Armouries Armouries Drive Leeds
Sat 23 Jun and Sun 24 Jun

Cheeki Monkeys BIG Baby and Children’s Market Wakefield More details - Cheeki Monkeys BIG Baby and Children's Market Wakefield
Pop-up Baby & Children’s Market/Event and Fun Family Day Out The place where ""Smart Parents"" shop! SAVE up to 90% on quality pre-loved goods!
Elizabethan Exhibition Gallery 45 Brook Street Wakefield
Sat 9 Jun
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More details - Musicals Rock!
Musicals Rock! takes you on a journey through the highlights of some of the world’s most-loved musicals. As the rock world comes crashing into stage musicals the result is wonderful, spectacular and sometimes off the wall. Featuring music from Mamma Mia!
Leeds Town Hall
Today

More details - Black Dyke Brass Festival 2018
The world’s most famous brass band returns to Leeds Town Hall for a Gala Concert. Featuring the Black Dyke Band, and their star soloists plus our special guests The Yorkshire Youth Band.
Leeds Town Hall
Sun 3 Jun

More details - Maxim Vengerov
Würth Philharmonic Orchestra Stamatia Karampini - conductor Maxim Vengerov - violin Maxim Vengerov - conductor * Strauss - Overture: Die Fledermaus Bruch - Violin Concerto Saint-Saëns - Introduction and Rondo Capriccioso Tchaikovsky - Symphony No 6 *
Leeds Town Hall
Sat 9 Jun

More details - The Great Yorkshire Vegan Festival
130 stalls each day, 15 world food caterers, free samples, all day live inspirational cookery demos, informative talks and workshops, yoga classes, live entertainment and music, children’s activities, bars and more!
Leeds Town Hall
Sat 16 Jun and Sun 17 Jun

More details - Great Yorkshire Vegan Festival
Voted the UK’S FAVOURITE VEGAN FESTIVAL! Also one of the UK’S LARGEST VEGAN FESTIVALS and 100% voluntarily run. Whether you’re vegan, vegetarian or just curious come along and experience how fun, varied and healthy a plant-based lifestyle can be.
Leeds Town Hall The Headrow, Leeds
Sat 16 Jun and Sun 17 Jun

More details - Carmina Burana & Songs and Cries of London Town
Yorkshire Philharmonic Choir presents its 2018 Summer Concert in the striking surroundings of Wakefield Cathedral. The Concert will feature 2 ’secular’ cantatas. Firstly the unique yet ever popular Carmina Burana by Carl Orff.
Wakefield Cathedral, Westmoreland Street, Wakefield
Sat 23 Jun

More details - The Beat Starring Dave Wakeling
The Beat Starring Dave Wakeling. Artists performing: The Beat starring Dave Wakeling.: Tickets avaiable.
Warehouse 23, Wakefield
Today

More details - Penguinpig
‘Whilst browsing on the internet, I found a penguinpig. A creature you could not forget, with a nose that’s just so big… ’ Phoebe reads about an exciting creature called a penguinpig on the internet. Filled with delight and intrigue, she sets off on an adventure to fi nd a penguinpig of her very own.
3 Millennium Square, Leeds
Mon 28 May

More details - A week of half-term fun this May at Leisure Exchange
With top national restaurants and great family entertainment, Leisure Exchange is the place to go in Bradford this half term. Frankie and Benny’s has 40% off mains with a voucher that entitles families to best-sellers including burgers, ribs and pasta.
Leisure Exchange Park
Mon 28 May to Sat 2 Jun

More details - Bring-Along-A-Baby Choir
A wonderful opportunity for mums and dads with babies  to enjoy all the joys of singing in a group in a thoroughly friendly and welcoming environment .  No singing experience (or talent!) is necessary.
Howard Assembly Room 46 New Briggate Leeds
Mon 4 Jun, Mon 11 Jun, Mon 18 Jun, Mon 2 Jul, Mon 9 Jul

More details - Half Term Family Activities
Family friendly, make and take craft activities inspired by our Circus 250 exhibition.
West Yorkshire History Centre, 127 Kirkgate, Wakefield
Tue 29 May, Thu 31 May

More details - On the Spot: The Yorkshire Landscapes of Humphry Repton
As part of the bicentenary of the death of Humphry Repton, the landscape gardener, Dr Patrick Eyres will talk about Repton’s work in Yorkshire. There will be chance to see Repton’s Red Book for Oulton Hall that is in the WYAS collection.
West Yorkshire History Centre, 127 Kirkgate, Wakefield
Tue 5 Jun

More details - Archive Surgery
New to using archives or stuck on a piece of research? Book a 45 minute slot where you will receive one-to one guidance from our professional Archive team to help guide you through using our fascinating collections.
West Yorkshire History Centre, 127 Kirkgate, Wakefield
Thu 21 Jun

More details - Palaeography
Aimed at beginners with little or no experience. Using documents from the archives we will explore the quirks of 17th and 18th century handwriting. You will learn how to read and transcribe documents through numerous stunning examples and hands on practice.
WYAS Bradford, Margret McMillan Tower, Prince’s Way, Bradford
Fri 1 Jun

More details - Caring for Photographs and Archives
An introduction to caring for photographs and archive documents. You will learn the basics on storage, handling, care, packaging, advice on materials to use, and sources of more information. Can bring in own photographs or archives for advice/discussion.
WYAS Bradford, Margaret McMillian Tower, Prince’s Way, Bradford
Fri 8 Jun

More details - If Walls Could Talk
A basic introduction into researching the history of your house and family. Suitable for absolute beginners, this workshop will guide you in finding more about the story of your home and your ancestors.
WYAS Bradford, Margret McMillan Tower, Prince’s Way, Bradford
Fri 15 Jun

More details - Summer Solstice Festival 2018
SAA-uk and Leeds College of Music join forces to bring you recitals, talks and world class music on this 2018 Summer Solstice. International artists like Dr.
Leeds College of Music 3 Quarry Hill Leeds
Thu 21 Jun and Fri 22 Jun

More details - Hilarity Bites Comedy Club feat. Steve Shanyaski, Phil Chapman and host Rob Mulholland
Coming to Hilarity Bites at Wallers Brewery in Bradford on May 30th 2018: Hilarity Bites Comedy Club feat.
Wallers Brewery Sunbridge Wells Millergate Aldermanbury Bradford
Wed 30 May

More details - Bee Gees Tribute Band at Blackburn Hall, Rothwell, Leeds.
TICKETS: £12.50 Join Europe’s Best BeeGees Tribute Band for a night to remember. Full Tribute Show & performance from Luke Flear followed by a Disco. Fancy dress welcome. DOORS OPEN: 7pm - 11:30pm - Limited Seating Available. Licenced Bar & Bar Snacks Available. (Bar open until 11:15pm).
Blackburn Hall, Commercial St, Rothwell, Leeds
Fri 1 Jun

More details - Transformation
19 April - 28 July 2018 An exhibition celebrating the ten year anniversary of The Stanley & Audrey Burton Gallery From the quiet philanthropy of the Burton Family to the incisive vision of its Keeper, Dr Hilary Diaper, this exhibition celebrates the remarkable efforts to create a public space for the University
The Stanley & Audrey Burton Gallery, University of Leeds
Mon 28 May to Sat 2 Jun, Mon 4 Jun to Sat 9 Jun, Mon 11 Jun to Sat 16 Jun

More details - Celebrating Tony Harrison and Theatre
Join us at stage@leeds for the annual Sheppard event, which this year celebrates Britain’s leading poet-playwright.
stage@leeds, University of Leeds
Fri 1 Jun

More details - Life Drawing with Rob Oldfield
Join us in our monthly Life Drawing class with Gallery favourite, experienced artist and tutor, Rob Oldfield. This workshop is open to everyone, from newcomers who want to take up a hobby through to experienced artists looking to hone their sketching skills.
The Stanley & Audrey Burton Gallery, University of Leeds
Sat 2 Jun

More details - Recollecting Collecting
Dr Hilary Diaper, former Keeper of the University Art Collection and Gallery, reminisces about the trials, tribulations and delights of organising and expanding the University’s art collection. Hilary was responsible for introducing professional standards of collection care and conservation to the Gallery.
The Stanley & Audrey Burton Gallery, University of Leeds
Tue 5 Jun

More details - Tuesday Treasure: Little and Large
From miniscule manuscripts to massive music books, drop in to June’s Tuesday Treasure to see some of the biggest and smallest objects from our collections. Inspired by Chris Sheppard’s book, A Sense of Proportion, we will showcase some tiny treasures belonging to famous poets, past and present.
Treasures of the Brotherton Gallery, Parkinson Building, University of Leeds
Tue 12 Jun

More details - Gregory Fellowships Symposium
In partnership with the Henry Moore Institute and Leeds Art Gallery this symposium explores the legacy of the Gregory Fellowships at the University of Leeds from 1950–80. This two day symposium brings together scholars, artists and poets to explore the impact of the Gregory Fellowships.
Workshop Theatre, University of Leeds
Thu 14 Jun

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