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Holmfirth Arts Festival Begins This Weekend

As our own Saddleworth Festival of the Arts comes to an end this weekend, the two-week Holmfirth Arts Festival begins.

Highlights of the programme include a performance by comedian Josie Long at the Southgate Theatre in Honley next Thursday, and a musical appearance by legendary Barnsley poet Ian McMillan along with his band at the Picturedrome on Saturday 25 June.

Another interesting part of the festival is the This Place project, in which a dozen authors have written new pieces […]

First Birthday For Holmfirth Fair Traders Co-operative

The shop on Huddersfield Road.

The Fair Traders Co-operative over the hill in Holmfirth marks one year in business this weekend, a celebration that coincides with the start of the Holmfirth Arts Festival.

There’s a big party planned for this coming Sunday, that’s 12 June, with street entertainers, a jazz band, and even a ‘living display’ in the store’s window on Huddersfield Road.

The co-operative was set up a year ago, and now has almost 500 members. One of […]