23 Nov. 10.30am to 3.30pm. West York's. History Centre. Commemorating 200 years since the opening of Stanley Royd Hospital, the day the day includes talks about this significant collection & guided tours of the new exhibition. Learn how the hospital operated and the impact it had on Wakefield, Yorkshire and the World. £5 per adult. Booking required on 01135350142.
The History of Hickson & Welch
How did the factory come to be built in the centre of town. 20 Nov. 7.30pm. United Reformed Hall, Back Bank St, Castleford. Talk by Michael Britton to Castleford & District Historical Society. Non members £1.50.
Challengers & Opportunities For Leeds - And Civic Trust
15 Nov. 7.30pm. Kingswood Suite, Wakefield Town Hall. Free talk by Mark Hamilton to Wakefield Civic Society. Free refreshments. Book by email to email@example.com
Some other and wider destiny
Wakefield Grammar School Foundation and the Great War. 14 Nov. 7.30pm Elizabethan Gallery, Brook St Wakefield. Talk by Elaine Merckx and Neil Rigby to Wakefield Historical Society.
Woman in Gold
11 Nov. 2pm Bagshaw Museum, Batley. A premiere by Lucy Adlington of History wardrobe. 0161 0742020