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february 2018

Saturday 3 February WWI Interment Camps at Lofthouse and Ruhleben: enemy aliens inside and outside these camps, by Claudia Sternberg, 10.30am, Wakefield and District Family History Society

Wednesday 7 Feb Horbury's Listed Buildings and Conservation Area, by Christine Cudworth, at Horbury Methodist Church, High Street, Horbury, 7.30pm, Horbury and District Historical Society

Friday 9th February - Advice & Problem-solving session, Local and Family History Network, Ossett and Horbury Group. Horbury Library 11 - 12.30. More information: News

Wednesday 14 February Tales from the Big House: Temple Newsam: The Hampton Court of the North, 1000 years of its History and People, by Steve Ward, freelance writer. More information: Lecture Programme

Wednesday 14 February The Yorkshire Musical Tradition, by Sheena Vigor plus Dickens in Wakefield by Ken Rowley, Yorkshire in History Group, Rpom 7, Manygates. More information: News

Thursday 15 February Charles Waterton: Who do you think you are?, by Barbara Phipps, Walton Library, 7pm. More information: News

Friday 16 February 7.15pm Fulford, The Forgotten Battle of 1066 - Jon Kenny Pontefract and District Archaeological Society

Sunday 18 February, Map your Memories at the National Coal Mining Museum More information: News

Monday 26 February Wood St: The Heart of Wakefield, Wakefield Group, Wakefield Local and Family History Network, 1.30-3pm, Wakefield Library, Wakefield One. More information: News

Monday 26 February The Black Death in West Yorkshire, by Gary Brannan 7.30pm, Ossett Historical Society

Wednesday 28 February From Antiquarians to Archaeology, by Mark Turpin, 7.30pm, South Leeds Archaeology

Advance Notice

Saturday 3 March Stitching up the Family, by Sue Clifton,10.30am, Wakefield and District Family History Society