22 Aug. 5.30-7pm. Leeds Central Library. Irfan Shah will talk about the Leeds' role on the story of astonomy, photography and film. Long forgottern locations will be revealed where the work of inventors, scientists and adventurers took place. Admission free. Booking required. www.ticketsource.co.uk/leedslibraryevents
The Winter of Discontent: 1978-1979.
18 Aug. 2pm-4.30pm. The Portal, Leeds Central Library. Memories and stories. Join John Garland to hear about his work studying these defining events. You too can contribute your memories. Drop in, free.
Crigglestone & District Local History Week
17-25 Aug. 2pm-8pm. St James C of E Primary Academy, Durkar Lane, Crigglestone. Oppotunity to examine unique collection of documents held in Crigglestone Parish Archive. Adm. £3
Military Memorabilia Roadshow
11 Aug. 10am -2pm. York Army Museum, 3 Tower St. York. Bring your military memorabilia and your military family history questions. Chat to experts from Royal Armouries, Yorkshire Air Museum, Army Museum, Green Howards Museum and York Archives. 01904 461010 Free.
Hidden Industries: Leeds 1914-1918
Until 9th Sept. Thwaite Mills, Thwaite Lane, Stourton. LS10 1RP Exhibition exploring the industrial history of Leeds.