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Sunday 19 November 2017

Mawkin "Down Among The Dead Men" UK Tour

"Your new Folk Festival favourites", The Guardian.

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Tuesday 21 November 2017
Thursday 23 November 2017
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Author Talk: Stephen May

“Stronger than Skin is a sexy and compelling love story. Bold in its conception, enchanting with its characters, this book delivers fresh insights into the affairs of the heart, and grips the reader right until its twisted end.”

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Calderdale Family History Society - Medieval River Systems & Ports of Yorkshire

Our understanding of medieval transport has tended to focus on overland routes with scant appreciation of the important part played by navigable waterways and ports in the early development of Yorkshire towns and the wealth of the region.

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Saturday 25 November 2017

Boothtown & Southowram Methodist Church: Christmas Fayre

Craft stalls, cakes, children's crafts, seasonal butties and more.

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Sunday 26 November 2017

Halifax Choral Society - Handel's Messiah

This year the Halifax Choral Society celebrates their historic 200th year of choral singing!

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Tuesday 28 November 2017
Photograph of an old newspaper on an old typeset printing press

19th Century British Library Newspapers - Learn From an Expert

A wide range of 19th Century British newspapers is available through this valuable online resource, including coverage of ‘Calderdale’ news. You can find out about the social, political and cultural events of the times or research a particular locality

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Derek Paravicini at Orange Box Young People’s Centre

Highbury School brings critically acclaimed pianist, Derek Paravicini to Orange Box young people’s centre for an evening of music, requests and chat.

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