17 July. 7.30pm. United Reform Church Hall, Back Bank St Castleford. Talk by Chris Helme to Castleford & District FHS. Non-members £1.50.
Death Underground: Memories of mining accidents.
17 July. 14.45pm to 16.15pm. Abbey House Museum, Kirkstall, Leeds. Talk by David Selway. £5 Book in advance.0113 3784079.
Visit to the Gissing Centre, Wakefield.
13 July. 11am to 12.30pm. Gissing Centre. Ossett & Horbury local & family history network for beginners needing help from experts willing to offer advice. Booking essential at a previous meeting.
Dressed in time: A history of fashion at M&S.
13 July. 10.30 to 11.30am. Leeds City Museum. Free talk. Free refreshments on arrival.
Building 19th century Leeds.
12 June. 11am to 3pm. Abbey House Museum, Kirkstall, Leeds. Study day with Patrick Bourne, discover the changing face of Leeds in the 1800s. Who were the architects who transformed the town? How did the town's buildings reflect the lives of the inhabitants? What remains today? See rare maps, prints, photographs, bill and letterheads. £10 includes lunch in the cafe. Book: 0113 3784079.