Friends of Crow Wood Park present Old Sowerby Bridge. A talk by Gary Stringfellow on Saturday 7 March 2020 in the Park Pavilion at 10:00am; come along to hear and see how Sowerby Bridge used to look in days gone by. Admission is free and refreshments will be provided.
Oscar nominated film 1917 is showing at Square Chapel this week. Two young British privates during the First World War are given an impossible mission: deliver a message deep in enemy territory that will stop 1,600 men, and one of the soldier’s brothers, from walking straight into a deadly trap. This new film from Sam … Continue reading What’s On at Square Chapel
Calderdale Interfaith would like to invite you to join in with our commemorations for Holocaust Memorial Day: Monday 27th January at the Halifax Minster - 6:00pm - 8:00pm This year marks the 75th anniversary of Holocaust Memorial Day and the 25th anniversary of the Genocide in Bosnia. The theme for HMD 2020 is Stand Together. It explores how genocidal … Continue reading Holocaust Memorial Day
Bankfield Museum this year will be hosting an amazing exhibition celebrating the costumes of some of Britain’s best loved TV dramas including Downton Abbey, Pride and Prejudice, Poldark, Victoria and many more. Alongside a new display of historic costumes from similar periods in the Fashion Gallery. The exhibition runs from Saturday 15th February 2020 until … Continue reading As Seen on TV, Bankfield Museum 2020
On Friday 3 April writer and historian Helena Whitbread will be at Bankfield Museum in Halifax where she’ll be discussing her books on Anne Lister and over 30 years spent decoding Anne Lister's diaries and sharing the wonderful story of Halifax's famous lesbian diarist with the world. The event will be followed by a Q&A … Continue reading In conversation with Anne Lister biographer Helena Whitbread