27 Nov.7.30pm Trinity Centre, Church St Ossett. Talk by Kevin Trickett to Ossett History Society. The architectural history & development of Wakefield from medieval town to modern city. Non-members £2.
Abraham Moon and the creation of British cloth for the Global market. 24 Nov. 1-2pm. Leeds Central Library. Free talk by Regina Lee Blaszczyk, exploring the history of Yorkshire tweeds as a fashion element.
Family History for Beginners
15 Nov.2.20pm-4pm.The Portal, Leeds Central Library. An introduction to key concepts and resources for beginners. Free but booking essential/ 0113 3786982
Nurses of WW1
10 Nov. 11am-12.30pm.Horbury Library. Local & family history network for beginners needing help & experts willing to offer advice . Free.
People of the Manor of Wakefield 1781-82
8 Nov. 7.30pm Chantry Chapel, Wakefield. Talk by David Scriven , editor of the Court Rolls of the Manor of Wakefield, to Wakefield Historical Society. Non-members £2.