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Thursday 4 October James Paine Symposium at Cusworth Hall, 12 noon – 4.30pm. More information: News

Saturday 6 October Crime and Justice in the 19th century, by John Brown, 10.30am, Wakefield and District Family History Society

Wednesday 10 October Beneath the Big Top: celebrating 250 years of the circus by Steve Ward, Wakefield Historical Society. More information: Lecture Programme

Friday 12 October 1921 census and the changing 1841-1911 censuses, Ossett and Horbury Group, Local and Family History Network. More information: News

Friday 19 October Antiquarians to Archaeologists, by Mike Turpin BSc. Pontefract and District Archaeological Society

Monday 22 October, Favourite websites. Wakefield Group, Wakefield Local and Family History Network, 1.30-3pm, Wakefield Library, Wakefield One. More information: News

Wednesday 24 October, Site Photography, My Sixty Years in Context, by Eric Houlder, L.R.P.S. South Leeds Archaeology

Monday 29 October Yorkshire Dialect. by Ian Stevenson Ossett Historical Society

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Saturday 3 November Nursing on the Western Front by Professor Christine Hallett: Wakefield and District Family History Society