Harvey’s Army Pawsome Pooch Party at Manor Heath

A fabulous, fun-filled family day to celebrate all things dog! We will have around 40th.jpg trade and charity stalls attending, plus have-a-go

agility and flyball, temptation alley, doggy café and pub, fair rides and bouncy castles, food and drink, Fun Dog Show and so much more!!! Everyone is welcome…and dogs too! Entry is free.

Sunday 20 August 2017, Starting at 10.30am until 4.00pm Entry is free

Manor Heath Park, Halifax, West Yorkshire HX3 0EB

Contact telephone: 07972637384 Call to check latest times or cancellations.

National Playday 2017 at Eureka! & The Piece Hall

Join Calderdale Play Service and Eureka! as we celebrate National Playday 2017 — A day entirely dedicated to play with free extra outdoor activities.f02f05a2a8.jpg

Wednesday 2 August is National Playday – the annual celebration of children’s right to play and we have lots of activities outside for you to enjoy with your family.

Playday activities will take place in the Eureka! Park:
* den-building
* go-karting
* climbing wall
* hat-making activity

Play activity trail from Eureka! to the newly opened Piece Hall (across the road)

Please note that although activities taking place outside are free on National Playday, normal museum admission still applies if you wish to go inside the museum.

Discovery Road, HX1 2NE Halifax, West Yorkshire

 

History in the making – The Piece Hall grand reopening next week…

The Piece Hall GRAND REOPENINGwelcome_back_banner_700

When The Piece Hall reopens at 9.30am on Yorkshire Day, 1 August; the fascinating history of the monumental Grade I Listed structure will be brought to life with an imaginative range of FREE activities.

Launch into action with a special heritage challenge that will take you on a journey of discovery around Britain’s last surviving cloth hall, meet the characters of Mr and Mrs Caygill who played a vital role in the building of The Piece Hall in 1779 and try your hand at weaving on the giant loom.

Other activities will encourage you to tap into your creative side with hand-printed plaques and the debut of the brand new activity cart and family trail.

For more information go to http://www.thepiecehall.co.uk/whats-on

Halifax Agricultural Show 2017 returns next month

cowtinypngSaturday 12 August 2017
Adults £8 advance £10 on the day
Children and Concessions £4 advance £5 on the day
Family £20 advance £25 on the day

The Halifax Agricultural Show is the largest show of its kind in the local region and offers something for everyone.

There are goats, cattle, sheep, horses, poultry, rabbits and many other animals.
Handicrafts and produce, The Lamb National, Ridgeside Lurcher and Terrier display, Bolddog Lings Freestyle Motocross, Farmers’ Market, demonstrations and more.
There is also plenty to see in the Show Jumping, Vintage vehicles and Fun Dog rings.
You do not have to be a farmer, or a grower of mammoth vegetables to enter the show.

There are classes for everyone. Go on, enter into some friendly competition and add to the fun!

You can buy tickets from local retailers, or you can pay for tickets at the gate on show day.

For more information, visit: Halifax Agricultural Show 2017 .