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Huddersfield Local Studies Library Lunchtime Club Talk

About the event

A free bi-monthly talk on an interesting aspect of local history.

Wednesday 16 January 2019 - 1:00pm - 2:00pm, "Endings and Aftermath" - Tom Ashworth, a local military and social historian, talks about the hopes of soldiers returning from the Great War.



Wednesday 20 March 2019 - 1:00pm - 2:00pm, Marsden's Inns and Alehouses - An illustrated talk by Judi Thorpe of Marsden History Group.



Wednesday 22 May 2019 - 1:00pm - 2:00pm, History of Cinemas in Huddersfield - A talk by Vincent Dorrington of Mount Community Group on the cinemas of Huddersfield.



Wednesday 10 July 2019 - 1:00pm - 2:00pm, 'Patrick Bronte and his time in Dewsbury and Hartshead' - Diane Fare from the Bronte Society will be talking about the father of Charlotte, Emily and Anne who spent time in the area at Dewsbury and Hartshead.

Please click on the links under Further Informationfor more details of each talk.

Contacts

Huddersfield Local Studies Library

Huddersfield Library and Art Gallery Princess Alexandra Walk, Huddersfield, HD1 2SU

01484 414868

Dates and venues

  • Wednesday 16 January 2019 - 1:00pm - 2:00pm, "Endings and Aftermath" - Tom Ashworth, a local military and social historian, talks about the hopes of soldiers returning from the Great War.
  • Wednesday 20 March 2019 - 1:00pm - 2:00pm, Marsden's Inns and Alehouses An illustrated talk by Judi Thorpe of Marsden History Group.
  • Wednesday 22 May 2019 - 1:00pm - 2:00pm, History of Cinemas in Huddersfield A talk by Vincent Dorrington of Mount Community Group on the cinemas of Huddersfield.
  • Wednesday 10 July 2019 - 1:00pm - 2:00pm, 'Patrick Bronte and his time in Dewsbury and Hartshead' - Diane Fare from the Bronte Society will be talking about the father of Charlotte, Emily and Anne who spent time in the area at Dewsbury and Hartshead.

Further information

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Themes

Learning and interest Events related to education and careers, as well as learning for fun. Also, talks, guided walks, and events of historical or other interest.

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