Estate of War: Doncasterís Country Houses 1914-1918
From 16 Jul 2016. 10:00am Cusworth Hall Museum & Park, Back Lane, Cusworth, Doncaster, South Yorkshire, DN5 7TU. A special new exhibition going behind-the-scenes of the areaís country houses, to discover how life changed for families and those below-stairs during the First World War. Find out how life changed for families, and those below stairs. Details from http://www.doncaster1914-18.org.uk/
Origins of superstitions
8 Dec. 11am to 12.30pm. Horbury library. Local & family history network for beginners. Free.
Whose Shop Was That?
6 Dec. 7.30pm The Band Room, Methodist Church, High St. Horbury. A talk by Guy Goodair to Horbury Historical Society. A walk down memory lane of some of Horbury's corner shops. Visitors £2.50.
Exploring the Archives
27 Nov. 1.30 to 3pm. Wakefield One Library. Local & family history network for beginners needing help and expert advice. Free.
The Joh Goodchild Collection
Official launch. 17 Nov. The West Yorks. History Centre. Wakefield. Please the contact centre for details.