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Happy Valley writer Sally Wainwright adds another award to her haul

Sally Wainwright scooped another award at the British Academy Television Craft Awards.

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Made by hand - it’s time to get set for the tenth annual parade

Made by hand - it’s time to get set for the tenth annual parade

For a decade the Handmade Parade has been bringing celebration and spectacular entertainment to the streets of Hebden Bridge.

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Quiet! Silent film festival is in town

Quiet! Silent film festival is in town

Yorkshire Silent Film Festival arrives in Halifax and Hebden Bridge next month as it brings the magic of a golden era of film with live music to cinemas, theatres and community venues across the county.

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Michelle makes art of the tour

Michelle makes art of the tour

A new exhibition titled Tour de Yorkshire has opened at The Harrison Lord Gallery in Brighouse - timed to coincide with the first ever visit of the cycle race to the town.

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Adventure spirit flows at Banff film festival

The Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour - featuring 14 action packed adventure films in one show - arrives at Hebden Bridge Picture House (April 25).

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Underground and un:disclosed ...

Underground and un:disclosed ...

Halifax is about to get a taste of quality house and techno courtesy of a brand new clubnight... un:disclosed.

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Fun for all on Mary’s jolly Easter holiday

Fun for all on Mary’s jolly Easter holiday

There will be plenty to entertain families over Easter at Square Chapel arts centre, Halifax.

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Dancing bears to bring ballet to life at Eurkea thanks to CBeebies

Dancing bears to bring ballet to life at Eurkea thanks to CBeebies

Young visitors to Eureka Children’s Museum in Halifax next week will be able to take part in a special celebration of ‘Goldilocks and the Three Bears’, an exciting new collaboration between CBeebies and Northern Ballet.

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Saddle up for
burlesque
festival

Saddle up for burlesque festival

Hebden Bridge Burlesque Festival celebrates its fifth anniversary with acts performing in venues across Hebden Bridge and Todmorden from April 27-30.

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It’s party time for Justin

It’s party time for Justin

It will be time to party when children’s TV star Justin Fletcher brings his new show to the Alhambra Theatre, Bradford, over the Easter weekend.

Theatre and Comedy
It’s strictly a night for remembering Fred ...

It’s strictly a night for remembering Fred ...

You’re going to have to be as nimble as Strictly dancers Aljaz Skorjanec and Janette Manrara if you want to bag one of the few remaining tickets to Remembering Fred - the couple’s tribute to dancing legend Fred Astaire.

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Welcome to the family

Welcome to the family

The penultimate screening in Halifax Film Society’s 50th anniversary season is the Japanese film ‘Our Little Sister’.

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Mytholmroyd Gala 2016. From the left, Tina Cheeseman, 13, Molly Bottomley, three, and Francesca Ottaway, five.

Step back in time at Mytholmroyd Gala

plans are underway for this year’s Mytholmroyd Gala.

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Films devoted to bygone comedians Stan Laurel (left) and Oliver Hardy will be shown at the Rex Cinema, Elland

A night with two comedy giants

Laurel and Hardy nights have become an annual event at the Rex Cinema, Elland - thanks to the overwhelming enthusiasm of comedy and film buffs from all over the country.

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Cartoonist Steve is big draw at festival

Cartoonist Steve is big draw at festival

Cartoonist Steve Bell’s mocking and often controversial lampoons have become the stuff of legend.

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This Easter the clocks go right back at Eureka!

This Easter the clocks go right back at Eureka!

While most people will be putting their clocks forward this Spring, Eureka! The National Children’s Museum will be celebrating the Easter holidays by turning theirs way back, for a bit of Medieval Mayhem between April 1 and 23.

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A tough look at England

A tough look at England

Halifax Film Society’s 50th anniversary season continues on Sunday, March 26 with a screening of the hard-hitting 2006 drama ‘This Is England’.

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Inspiration from Yorks landscape

Inspiration from Yorks landscape

The new exhibition at the Harrison Lord Gallery in Brighouse features a stunning mix of paintings by talented local artists responding to the theme “drama”.

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Video: Ellie’s walking on clouds after Runway take-off

Ellie Smith dreams of a life in the clouds working for an airline.

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German Oscar entry is a masterful comedy

German Oscar entry is a masterful comedy

‘Toni Erdmann’ was hailed as one of the standout films of last year’s Cannes Film Festival where it premiered in Competition (the first German film to debut there in 10 years) and won the Best Film award.

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