What's on around Wakefield

Today to Mon 18 Oct, closest first.

The Kite Festival

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Come along and have a great day out at the annual Kite Festival on Heath Common. There will be professional kite flyers, stalls and refreshments.
Heath Common, Heath, Wakefield WF1 5SL
Sun 26 Sep

Theatre Organ Concert

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The Northern Theatre Organ Trust Presents a Theatre Organ Concert featuring David Lobban at the console of the Compton Christie Organ in Ossett Town Hall.
Ossett Town Hall, Ossett, West Yorkshire WF5 8BE
Sun 3 Oct

All About the Racing in September

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The highlight of our second September meeting is the Dalby Screw Driver Handicap. In the early 19th century, ‘Screw Driver’ set the Pontefract pulses racing. He won at least 2 ‘Cup’ races!
Pontefract Racecourse, Pontefract Park, Park Road, Pontefract WF8 4QD
Thu 23 Sep

Autumn Racing in October

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Our penultimate meeting of the year as the season begins to draw to a close. As the nights draw in, Mondays in October can seem a bit dismal but we’ve got something to brighten even the darkest of...
Pontefract Racecourse, Pontefract Park, Park Road, Pontefract WF8 4QD
Mon 4 Oct

Closing Ceremony and National Hunt Handover

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The last day of the 2021 season sees our final Listed Race where the 2yos take to the stage in the EBF Silver Tankard Stakes – Pythagoras won the 2020 renewal ‘behind closed doors’ for Richard Fahey
Pontefract Racecourse, Pontefract Park, Park Road, Pontefract WF8 4QD
Mon 18 Oct

Morley Arts Festival Weekender

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Morley Arts Festival is excited to be back hosting public events across 3 days - all outdoor across Morley Town Centre and FREE to all!
Morley Town Centre (various locations), Morley, Leeds LS27 9DY
Fri 24 Sep to Sun 26 Sep

Leeds Memory Walk

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Sponsored walk to raise funds for Alzheimer's Society.
Temple Newsam Estate, Temple Newsam Rd, Leeds, West Yorkshire LS15 0AE
Sat 25 Sep

Free McDonald's Fun Football is Coming to Dewsbury

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Free McDonald’s Fun Football is Coming to Dewsbury Local McDonald’s franchisee Anne Wainwright is once again providing 120 hours of free, safe, Fun Football sessions for local children from Dewsbury in September.
St John Fisher Academy Oxford Road Dewsbury WF13 4LL
Sat 25 Sep, Sat 2 Oct, Sat 9 Oct

Loyiso Gola ‘Pop Culture'

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Hot on the heels of his 2021 Netflix hour special, ‘Unlearning’, released earlier this year to much critical acclaim - Double Emmy Award nominated comedian Loyiso Gola has announced a U.K.
Carriage Works Theatre- 3 Millennium Square, Leeds LS2 3AD
Fri 8 Oct

Leeds Philate;lic Society

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Friendly and sociable meeting of stamp and postcard enthusiasts. Meets every other Tuesday from September to March. Refreshments available. Different topics and presentations each meeting.
St George’s Conference Centre, 60 Great George Street, Leeds LS1 3DL
Tue 28 Sep

Leeds Philatelic Society

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Friendly and sociable meetings of stamp and postcard enthusiasts. Meets every other Tuesday from September to March. Refreshments available. Different topics and presentations each meeting.
St George’s Conference Centre, 60 Great George Street, Leeds LS1 3DL
Tue 12 Oct

National poetry Day Drop-in

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Celebrate National Poetry Day with Heartlines Writers. Come along to HEART in Headingley to enjoy poetry on the NPD theme of 'Choice' alongside refreshments (available to purchase...
HEART, Bennett Rd, Headingley. Leeds. LS6 3HN
Thu 7 Oct

Farsley Farmers Market

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Farsley Farmers Market COVID UPDATE -- Our monthly market welcomes you back but asks you to be considerate of other visitors, maintain your distance, register and sanitise hands on entering.
St John’s Hall & Grounds, New Street, off Farsley Town Street, Leeds LS28 5DJ
Sat 25 Sep, Sat 23 Oct

Bolling Hall Ghost Hunt

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Set inside its own ground and away from the outside world, Bolling Hall in Bradford is said to be one of the oldest buildings still standing.
15 Bowling Hall Rd, Bradford BD4 7LP
Sat 9 Oct

Rock for Heroes

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And we’re back! After what can only be described as an unprecedented year, the incredible Rock for Heroes is back on the road for 2021; bringing the perfect combination of your favourite Rock songs...
Penistone Paramount Shrewsbury Road Penistone S36 6DY
Fri 15 Oct

Mum2mum Market Baby & Childrens Nearly New Sale - Halifax/Brighouse

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SUN 10th OCT 2021 - Lightcliffe Academy Sports Centre - Doors Open 13:15 – 15:15 35+ stalls selling excellent condition baby and children’s goods at bargain prices.
Lightcliffe Academy Sports Centre, Stoney Lane, Lightcliffe, Halifax HX3 8TL
Sun 10 Oct

Bingo Loco!

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Bingo Loco! Bingo as you've never seen it before! Fun, Games, Music, Dancing, Singalongs, Strobe Lights, & BIG prizes to be won!
ATIK, Commercial Street, Wards End HX1 2AB
Sat 2 Oct

Kitty Macfarlane Band

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Singer/songwriter Kitty Macfarlane, “folk ambassador for the wild”, visits Otley as part of her autumn tour, bringing her trademark tonic for the times we’re in.
Otley Courthouse, Courthouse Street, Otley LS21 3AN
Sat 9 Oct

Nobody

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Motionhouse’s renowned dance-circus style combines with mesmerising choreography to tell this emotional and ultimately uplifting story, full of twists and turns.
Cast Doncaster Waterdale Doncaster DN1 3BU
Wed 6 Oct

Family Clue Walk plus photo competition

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Follow a set of photo clues and take a walk around Bingley to solve a puzzle. Take some photos on your journey and enter our monthly photo walk challenge competition.
Bingley Arts Centre. See www.bingleycameraclub.org.uk/section880612.html for map and details BD16 2LZ
Today to Thu 30 Sep

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