15th Feb. 2pm Bagshaw Museum Batley. Presentation by Lucy Adlington of History Wardrobe. 01924 324765
Nationalised Wakefield Collieries & brief history of mine rescue service.
14th Feb. 7.30pm Chantry Chapel Wakefield. Talk by Eddie Downes, author of 'Yorkshire Collieries 1947-1994.' to Wakefield Historical Society. Visitors £2.
Borthwick Institute for Archives
5th March. 2-3.30pm Castleford Library. Talk by Gary Brannan. Free informal session for local & family historians.
Meet the Curator
First Thursday every month. 2-4pm. Wakefield One Museum. Bring in your treasures to be identified and ask for advice on their care.
Through the Quay-Hole Tour
Each month on the 1st Wednesday at 1:00pm & 3rd Saturday at 11:00am. Free guided tours of the official archive for the University of Huddersfield. Meet at the entrance on the 3rd floor, Central Services Building, University of Huddersfield, Queensgate, HD1 3DH.