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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

WATCH: Can you master this magic trick by High Jinx magician Michael Jordan?

High Jinx and Illusion will stage a family-fun show at the LBT on Monday

Laughs in store at Halifax Comedy Festival

Our region has a lot of laughs in store for October - from a comedy festival to Ken Dodd.

Halloween in Huddersfield: Bumper half term guide for your little monsters

Want to carve a pumpkin, go on a ghost walk or party for Halloween? We've got the ultimate half term guide for Huddersfield and West Yorkshire

Kay Mellor's A Passionate Woman comes to Lawrence Batley Theatre

Huddersfield audiences can see the play inspired by Kay Mellor's mum and her affair with a Polish neighbour.

The Snowman

Theatre picks: A winter line-up your kids will love

Heart-warming tales, puppet shows and pantos for family theatre trips

Hot tickets: Five theatre shows to catch in October

Check out our guide to five of the best shows in West Yorkshire's theatres - from amateur to professional drama.

See this amazing 96-year-old pianist's last ever performance!

Pianist Margaret Dutton, 96, is retiring after 16 years with the U3A ladies choir and following a lifetime of music

Axe falls on three Kirklees museums

Councillors reluctantly agree to close Tolson, Dewsbury and Red House museums

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


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