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West Yorkshire pantomimes 2016: Fabulous festive shows for Christmas

Get ready to boo, cheer and sing along at these festive theatre shows

You're only a Fresher once - enjoy it!

Huddersfield Freshers Week 2016: Ultimate guide to student nights out

Journalism graduate Jessica Bullock spent three years in Huddersfield and offers her guide to Freshers' Week events and party venues.

Huddersfield magician High Jinx caught up in Réunion volcano eruption

Michael Jordan is touring in the country and says everyone is safe

Last minute tickets: Shows in and around Huddersfield this weekend

Looking for something to see this weekend - we've rounded up five quite different shows

Theatre picks: Nine fabulous dramas not to miss this autumn

Hot tickets for autumn at theatres across West Yorkshire

Bronte expert Imelda Marsden off to New York - to see 'haunted' staircase

Ghost of Anne Bronte said to have been seen on historic staircase

Mary Poppins the musical

Six of the best musicals in West Yorkshire this autumn

From the premiere of Strictly Ballroom to an amateur production of Dirty Rotten Scoundrels, the new season has a lot to offer

Could you live without your smartphone? Lisa Luxx went cold turkey

A new poetry collection by Lisa Luxx takes a look at the 'mindless scroll' of social media. 

Sound Installation at the Byram Arcade, Huddersfield as part of the Huddersfield Contemporary Music Festival.

Almost £500,000 to be spent on the arts in Huddersfield

Music festival celebrates winning £274,000 to bring new and experimental music to Huddersfield

Director and actor Sir Kenneth Branagh

Find out the link between the LBT's first-ever professional panto and stage icon Kenneth Branagh

After 21 years in business, the Lawrence Batley Theatre is staging its first-ever professional pantomime

Huddersfield Thespians to host Shakespeare plays in Greenhead Park

The actors will perform famous scenes from classic plays

REVIEW: Sci-fi Opera for the Unknown Woman is barely recognisable as an opera

And the plot is certainly far-fetched, writes Ron Simpson

The Huddersfield summer bucket list — how many things will you tick off?

Huddersfield summer bucket list: How many things will you tick off?

Your essential guide to summer fun, days out and events in Huddersfield

Picture of Huddersfield town centre taken from the top of the Civic Centre in the 1960s

How much has Huddersfield changed? Watch town centre transform before your eyes

New guide looks at how the town's skyline has evolved through the decades

What's on in Huddersfield: June music and theatre guide

Wrestling, outdoor plays, folk music and fashion in our June guide

Buchan's 39 Steps, spoof-style by Huddersfield Thespians

It's one of the most famous movies and books, but this version of the 39 Steps is something unexpected.


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