The Halifax Gibbet is quite unique in England. There is no other known execution instrument like it and it still stands today on its namesake road Gibbet Street. From the 13th Century this deadly instrument was used to execute any thieves who stole goods over the value of 13 ½ D. ( In modern day … Continue reading The Gibbet Heritage Board Official Unveiling
The aim is to develop writing skills and to produce a collection of work. Writing exercises suitable for novices or more experienced writers. Starting with pair work and group writing. Two meetings per month from 25th January to 25th May. For more information, see King Cross Library Free Admission For more information about this event … Continue reading Creative Writing Course at King Cross Library
The RSPCA Halifax, Huddersfield & Bradford branch is searching for ‘model-esque’ pets to take part in their ‘Picture Perfect Pet’ photo competition! The competition can be entered online via Facebook and is just £1.50 per entry. All entries will be judged on ‘cuteness and all round best photo’, with 10 finalists being selected on Sunday … Continue reading Local RSPCA Pet Photography Competition Now Open for Entries!
April 21 @ 12:00 am - April 22 @ 10:00 am Take on the hills, battle the weather and conquer the tarmac to raise some money for one of Calderdale’s most deserving causes! You will follow a secret 26-mile route around Calderdale, guided only by friendly marshals. They will provide refreshments, first aid and motivation … Continue reading Halifax Long March 2019