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Get the latest scoop on concerts and gigs, festivals, family events and everything else that’s happening in Calderdale. Browse our events guide to discover what’s on today, what’s on this weekend, and more things to do this month.

Sun
12

12 Jun 2022 - 12 Jun 2022
Halifax Playhouse
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Culture & Heritage, Talks & Poetry

Princess to Queen – An Illustrated Talk by David Glover

7.30pm Princess to Queen  -Elizabeth Alexandra Mary Windsor 1926-1953 by David Glover A Jubilee look at the early life of the Queen, from her birth through her youth and marriage,

Price: £8 – £10

Wed
15

15 Jun 2022 - 15 Jun 2022
The Grayston Unity
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Culture & Heritage, Talks & Poetry

Illustrated Historical and Heritage Talks at Grayston Unity: Old Prints and Views of Halifax, 1762-1900

8.15pm A kaleidoscope of grand old prints depicting our “good old town” from long ago. Beginning with a Halifax panorama engraved before the Piece Hall was built, David will show

Price: £5.00

Sun
26

26 Jun 2022 - 26 Jun 2022
Halifax
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Culture & Heritage, Talks & Poetry

Pellon Lane to Lister Lane – Slideshow with Commentary by David Glover

2.30pm Pellon Lane to Lister Lane via St. Augustine's Church.  - A fundraiser for St Augustine's Church. A nostalgic slideshow of past photographs presented with a fascinating commentary by David

Price: £8.00

Wed
31

31 Aug 2022 - 31 Aug 2022
Square Chapel Arts Centre
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Accessible, Talks & Poetry, Theatres & Entertainment

Halifax in the 1970s- Illustrated Historical Presentation

2.15pm Square Chapel Arts Centre A wide variety of images, taken during a decade of enormous change, when streets and buildings were lost for ever. Square Chapel is shown in

Price: £6

Wed
28

28 Sep 2022 - 28 Sep 2022
Square Chapel Arts Centre
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Accessible, Talks & Poetry, Theatres & Entertainment

Father to Gentleman Jack- Illustrated Historical Presentation

2.15pm Square Chapel Arts Centre Captain Jeremy Lister was a career soldier, who did not marry until he was 36. A younger son of Shibden Hall, he fought in the

Price: £6

Wed
26

26 Oct 2022 - 26 Oct 2022
Square Chapel Arts Centre
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Accessible, Talks & Poetry, Theatres & Entertainment

The Story of Halifax Parish Church, Now Minster- Illustrated Historical Presentation

2.15pm Square Chapel Arts Centre David tells the story of Halifax’s mother church in pictures.  Now a Grade I building, the oldest surviving in the town, many are the alterations

Price: £6

Wed
30

30 Nov 2022 - 30 Nov 2022
Square Chapel Arts Centre
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Accessible, Talks & Poetry, Theatres & Entertainment

Fine Houses for Men, Small Flats for Women- Illustrated Historical Presentation

2.15pm Square Chapel Arts Centre A look at some houses just to the south of Halifax town centre, some now gone for ever.  David tells the stories of Holly Hall,

Price: £6