Abraham moon and the creation of British Cloth for the global market. 24 April. 6-7pm . Free talk by Regina Lee Blaszczyk about Abraham moon & Sons of Guiseley and their influence on world fashion. Tickets from www.ticketsource.co.uk/leedslibraryevents.
They walked on water
21 April 1.30pm. Wakefield Library. Red Shed Players present a play about the 1960s - a story of the notorious 1963 Watersplash final. Free. Retiring collection for Rugby League Benevolent Fund. Book 01924 305376.
North Yorkshire Family History Day
21 April. 10.30am- 4.30pm.Holiday Inn,Scotch Corner, Richmond DL10 6NR. Speakers: Debbie Kennett, George Redmonds & Peter Higginbotham. £15 includes refreshments and lunch. Cleveland Family History Society.
19 April 10am, 11am, 5pm. West Yorkshire History Centre, Wakefield. Book a 45 minute slot to receive one-to-one guidance from one of our professional archive team to help guide you through our fascinating collection. Booking required £15.
It were proper worsted
Textiles in Leeds and W.Yorks. 14 April. 2-4pm. The Portal 2nd floor Leeds Central Library. Free workshop and introductory talk exploring the life in 20th century textile industries, with a focus on dialect and language used by textile workers and their communities. Led by Emily Owen. Booking recommended 0113 3786982.