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Tuesday 1st August: Coach excursion to Kingston-upon-Hull. WHS Summer excursion

Saturday 5th August: The West Yorkshire History Centre: Six Months On, by David Morris. Wakefield and District Family History Society

Friday 11th August: Adoption records, 11am - 12.30pm, Ossett Group, Wakefield Local and Family History Network, currently meeting in Horbury Library

Saturday 12th August: Launch of Wakefield Museum and Library's Rainbow Trail: More information: News

Sunday 13th August: Civic Society Walk of Wood Street. More information: Wood St, Heart of Wakefield

Tuesday 15th August: Bretton Hall: The Bretton Pleasure Grounds. More information: News

Friday 18th, Saturday 19th August: West Yorkshire Archives at Fountains Abbey. More information: News

Wednesday 23rd August: Prehistoric North Duffield. South Leeds Archaeology

Thursday 24th August: Archive Surgery at the West Yorkshire History Centre. More information: News

Saturday 28th August: 'Make Your Own Way Visit' to Leeds Civic Hall. WHS Summer excursion

advance notice

Saturday 2nd September: The Great War at Home, with particular reference to Wakefield, by Tim Lynch. Wakefield and District Family History Society

Saturday 9th, Sunday 10th September: Heritage open days at the Hepworth; Wakefield Historical Society joint event with The Hepworth about the Wakefield Waterfront. More information: News