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Today to Tue 17 Nov, closest first.
Coronavirus: Do check with venue for Cancellations

Hidden Treasures: Half Term @ Pit

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Grab your activity kit and set off on an adventure, uncovering the hidden treasures of the National Coal Mining Museum!
National Coal Mining Museum for England, Caphouse Colliery, New Road, Overton, Wakefield WF4 4RH
Sat 24 Oct, Sun 25 Oct, Wed 28 Oct to Sun 1 Nov

Mines and Monsters - South Kirkby

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Mines and Monsters returns to The Grove Hall, with more Minecraft and general comic con fun! It’s a small event aimed at families and children.
The Grove Hall Stockingate South Kirkby WF9 3QF
Sat 7 Nov

Virtual Memory Walk

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This year, our biggest fundraising event of the year - the Midnight Memory Walk - has unfortunately had to be cancelled.
N/A HD5 9UY
Today to Sat 31 Oct

Holiday Club October half term

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We’ll be building youngsters’ confidence and stretching their imagination, all whilst giving them the chance to make new friends and having LOTS of fun, through; Fun Drama Workshops,
The Old Combing Room Sunnybank Mills 83-85 Town Street Farsley LS28 5UJ
Mon 26 Oct

Bradford Science Festival

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Bradford Science Festival 2020 will take place during October half term, from 24 October to 1 November.
National Science and Media Museum BD1 1NQ
Sat 24 Oct to Sun 1 Nov

Black Panther (12A) + Panel Discussion

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This screening of the groundbreaking superhero film will be accompanied by a panel discussion about diversity in engineering, in partnership with the Royal Academy of Engineering.
National Science and Media Museum BD1 1NQ
Sat 24 Oct

50 Million Tonnes Live Show

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Will technology destroy our planet, or could it give us the solutions we need? Discover the answers in this live show, packed with fun things to do with old tech.
National Science and Media Museum BD1 1NQ
Mon 26 Oct to Wed 28 Oct

The Virtually Live Science Showdown

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Take control of this live science game show as different contenders battle it out to be crowned your winner.
National Science and Media Museum BD1 1NQ
Fri 30 Oct and Sat 31 Oct

A Celebration of Simon & Garfunkel

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Tim Chu and Ian Bailey are professional singer/songwriters from the North West of England who both grew up listening to Simon & Garfunkel’s music.
Holmfirth Civic Hall, Huddersfield Road, Holmfirth HD9 3AS
Fri 6 Nov

Two Pianos - Rock n Roll Show

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Are you ready to experience the ultimate piano rock ’n’ roll concert? Join the sensational Two Pianos on a stunning musical journey back in time to celebrate the finest hits that...
Holmfirth Civic Hall Huddersfield Road HD9 3AS
Sat 7 Nov

CIRCUS MONDAO brand new 2020 production

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CIRCUS MONDAO XX YES WE ARE BACK WITH A GREAT SHOW FOR ALL THE FAMILY.XX,, COVID PRECAUTIONS ARE IN PLACE FOR YOURS AND OUR SAFETY, PLEASE FOLLOW OUR NEW RULES FOR EVERYONE TO HAVE A GREAT...
HORSFORTH, airport carboot field, otley old road LS18 5HY
Wed 28 Oct to Sun 1 Nov, Wed 4 Nov to Sun 8 Nov

Stone carving for beginners.

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Stone carving for beginners. Our workshop is open for visitors to come and look around and have a free taster session. We bring stone carving to the general public to enable them to enjoy the art of hand carving...
Shaw Lodge Mill Boys Halifax HX3 9EZ
Wed 21 Oct

Saltaire Village Table Top Sale - Cancelled

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Now into its 25th successive year of Table Top Sales, this popular event has up to 67 stalls - 43 in the Main Room only from April to September-  showing in the Main Room and Evans Room of the
Victoria Hall, Victoria Road, Saltaire BD18 3JS
Sun 1 Nov

handcrafted boutique fairs

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Artisian bespoke craft fair from selected crafters from around the north east
Town Hall Wetherby LS22 6NE
Sat 24 Oct

Bingley Gallery Autumn Exhibition

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An Exhibition of recent work by L. Amy Charlesworth and others including Jan Whittock, Kate Stewart, Clark Avery, Mike Bentley, Gavin Edwards and Nettleton Pottery
The Bingley Gallery, 29B Park Rd., Bingley BD16 4BQ
Sun 8 Nov

Spooky stories and ghostly trails

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Celebrate Halloween at our historic, haunted home. Enjoy some spooky stories and terrifying tales from our costumed characters, while exploring our museum at night.
National Emergency Services Museum Old Police/Fire Station West Bar Sheffield S3 8PT
Sat 24 Oct to Mon 26 Oct

Vivaldi - The Four Seasons by Candlelight

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Programme: - Bach – Violin Concerto in A minor - Vivaldi – Concerto for 2 Violins in A minor - Mozart – Eine Kleine Nachtmusik - Vivaldi – Four Seasons If you’re looking for a
Sheffield Cathedral, Church St, Sheffield S1 1HA
Sat 7 Nov

Craft Fair in Haworth West Yorkshire Bronte Country

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Haworth Craft Fairs take place in the beautiful historic setting of Haworth, West Yorkshire. Famous for being the home of Charlotte Bronte, Ann Bronte, Emily Bronte the literary sisters who wrote...
The Old School Rooms Church Street Haworth West Yorkshire BD228DR BD22 8DR
Sat 24 Oct, Sun 25 Oct, Sat 14 Nov, Sun 15 Nov, Sat 21 Nov, Sun 22 Nov

Christmas Craft Fair Haworth West Yorkshire

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Haworth Craft Fairs take place in the beautiful historic setting of Haworth, West Yorkshire. Famous for being the home of the literary Bronte sisters who wrote romantic novels such as Wuthering...
The Old School Rooms Church Street Haworth BD22 8DR
Sat 14 Nov, Sun 15 Nov, Sat 21 Nov, and more dates until Sun 20 Dec

Paul Foot....Swan Power

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On Saturday 24th October 2020, The Frazer Theatre Comedy Club is delighted to welcome Paul Foot back to Knaresborough. The multi-award winning comedian presents his brand new show.
Frazer Theatre Off High Street Knaresborough HG5 0EQ
Sat 24 Oct

The Bar Convent Living Heritage Exhibition

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Be inspired by over 300 years of history at England’s oldest living convent. The Bar Convent on Blossom Street was established in 1686 as a school for girls.
17 Blossom Street, York YO24 1AQ
Today to Sat 24 Oct, Mon 26 Oct to Sat 31 Oct

Gunpowder, Treason and Plot

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This October half term, the Bar Convent needs your help to track down a gunpowder plotter! Take our exciting self-led trail through our exhibition from Saturday 24th October to Thursday 5th November,...
17 Blossom Street YO24 1AQ
Sat 24 Oct, Mon 26 Oct to Sat 31 Oct, Mon 2 Nov to Thu 5 Nov

Online Talk: Remember, Remember the Fifth of November

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Remember, remember the fifth of November - gunpowder, treason and plot... but what is the real story behind Bonfire Night, Guy Fawkes and fireworks?
Virtual Event
Thu 5 Nov

York Virtual Careers Fair

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Out of work due to the current global pandemic? Join us at our York Virtual Careers Fair, the perfect place to find your next career!
Virtual Event
Thu 12 Nov

CIRCUS MONDAO brand new 2020 production

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CIRCUS MONDAO XX YES WE ARE BACK WITH ANOTHER GREAT SHOW XX,, COVID PRECATIONS ARE IN PLACE FOR YOURS AND OUR SAFETY, PLEASE FOLLOW OUR NEW RULES FOR EVERYONE TO HAVE A GREAT EXPERIENCE.
DRONFIELD, bowshaw roundabout, A61 , jordanthorpe parkway S18 2GA
Wed 21 Oct to Sun 25 Oct

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