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Talk with Huddersfield Local History Society

About the event

The Society has a varied selection of talks on local topics.

All are welcome. Non members £2.

Please click on the link under Further Information for more details.

Dates and venues

  • Monday 26 September 2022 - 7:30pm, A New Life in Huddersfield - A film presentation by Mandeep Samra.
  • Monday 31 October 2022 - 7:30pm, Remains of the Flood: The bursting of the Bilberry Dam 1852 - A presentation by John Rumsby. (Preceded by Society's AGM)
  • Monday 28 November 2022 - 7:30pm, The Irish in Huddersfield - A film presentation by John Lambe.
  • Monday 30 January 2023 - 7:30pm, After Enoch’s Hammer: the Taylors of Marsden and their Iron Foundry — Stephen Challenger
  • Monday 27 February 2023 - 7:30pm, Riders on the Silent Steed: Cycling’s popularity in 1890s Huddersfield — Richard Hobson
  • Monday 27 March 2023 - 7:30pm, A Yorkshire Year: Folklore, Customs, and Traditions — Catherine Warr
  • Monday 24 April 2023 - 7:30pm, Annual Luddite Lecture — Both sides of the barricade: soldiers & ex-servicemen in early-nineteenth-century popular politics. — Nick Mansfield
  • Monday 22 May 2023 - 7:30pm, The Curate and the King’s Coin — John Cross

Further information



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.