What's On - events around Calderdale


9 March 2016, 23 March 2016


Talk: Hebden Bridge Local History Society

9 March

Calderdale conscientious objectors in the First World War: When conscription was introduced in February 1916 about 200 Calderdale men refused to fight on the grounds of conscience. John Rhodes will tell some of their stories.

23 March

Joseph Wood - a Yorkshire Quaker: Pamela Cooksey highlights some aspects of the remarkable life that was recorded in a rare collection of a hundred notebooks written by Joseph Wood in the nineteenth century.

Event times:



Free to members, visitors £3


Methodist Church Hall. Market Street, Hebden Bridge, West Yorkshire, HX7 6EU

Club / Society:

Hebden Bridge Local History Society

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Last Updated: 05/02/2016