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June 2020

The Woman Who Didn’t Exist.

June 13 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Swarthmore Education Centre, 2-7 Woodhouse Sq. Leeds.

Free talk by Kath & Clive Richardson, about Margaret Burns, born 1889.

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Our Criminal Ancestors.

June 16 @ 10:30 am - 3:45 pm
The West Yorkshire History Centre, 127 Kirkgate
Wakefield, WF1 1JG United Kingdom
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This hands-on information packed workshop will get you started on tracing your criminal ancestors. Explore local archives. Refreshments provided, please bring a packed lunch. £6 per adult. Book on Eventbrite.

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Treasures Of The Archive Service – The Ramsden Collection.

June 25 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Huddersfield Central Library, Princess Alexandra Walk
Huddersfield, HD1 2SU United Kingdom
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For three centuries the Ramsden family shaped the development of the town of Huddersfield. A free talk bout the family's remarkable archive. Booking required. 10.30am to 11.30am & 2.30pm to 3.30pm.

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Suppressed Suffragists: Visible Visionaries.

June 27 @ 12:00 am
Wakefield Library, Wakefield One, Burton Street
Wakefield, WF1 2DD United Kingdom
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Set against the backdrop of  the' Unfinished Business' exhibition from the British Library. This performance by Sarah Leah Cobham tells the story of Lady Catherine Milnes Gaskel whose contribution to the literary world of Wakefield will be honoured with a blue plaque. 11am & 2pm.

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July 2020

The Cliffords Of Skipton Castle.

July 3 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Leeds City Museum, Millennium Square
Leeds, LS2 8BH United Kingdom
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The story of the Cliffords from War of the Roses to 1530s. Free talk and refreshments.

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Remnants Of A Lost Life.

July 4 @ 9:30 am - August 28 @ 12:00 pm
The Outwood Memorial Hall, 1-2 Victoria Street
Outwood, WF1 2NE United Kingdom
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An illustrated talk by Jackie Depelle to Wakefield Family History Society after the AGM.

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The History Of Street Names.

July 10 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Horbury Library

Local & Family History Network for beginners. Free.

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Suppressed Suffragists: Visible Visionaries.

July 11 @ 12:00 am

Set against the backdrop of the " Unfinished Business" exhibition  from the British Library. This performance by Sarah Leah Cobham tells the story of Lady Catherine Milnes Gaskell whose contribution to the literary world of Wakefield will be honoured with a blue plaque.         11am and 2pm.  

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