9 Jan. 2019. 7.30pm. The Band Room, Methodist Church, High St. Horbury. A talk by Philip Thompson to Horbury Historical Society. Visitors £2.50.
The Buildings of Wakefield.
13th Dec. 7.30pm. Kingswood St. Wakefield Town Hall. Free talk by Peter Thornborrow, author of 'Wakefield in 50 Buildings' to the Civic Society. Free refreshments. Book by email: email@example.com
Drink & the Georgians.
New consumer tastes in the 18th century. 12 Dec. 7.30pm. Elizabethan Gallery, Brook St. Wakefield. Talk by John Chartres to Wakefield Historical Society. £2 non-members.
Civilian & Military Prisoners of Lofthouse Park Camp near Wakefield
12 Dec. 1pm. Sanderson Room, Third Floor, Leeds City Library. Lofthouse Park transitioned from an internment camp for civilians to a prisoner of war camp for officers in October 1918.This free talk by Claudia Sternberg looks at the history of the park in WW1 period.
Mince Pies and memories of Horbury
5 Dec. 7.30pm. The Band Room, Methodist Church, High St. Horbury. Talk by members of the Horbury Historical Society. Visitors £2.50.