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April 2020

Talks & Poetry
Wed 01 Apr, 2:15pm at Red Brick Auditorium
Tickets £6-£5

David details Captain Jeremy's life, from 1752 to 1836, including his complex relationship with his daughters

Talks & Poetry
Fri 03 Apr, 12:15pm at Copper Auditorium
Tickets £10, duration 45min lecture + 20 min Q&A

Join author Patricia Hughes at the Copper Auditorium at Square Chapel as she discusses this very important chapter in Anne’s storied past, as described in her book.

Talks & Poetry
Sun 05 Apr, 7:30pm at Red Brick Auditorium
Tickets £6 (£5 concessions)

In detail, David tells the little-known story of Anne’s parents, her youth in the East Riding, and her expulsion from The Manor School.

Talks & Poetry
Mon 06 Apr, 7:30pm at Copper Auditorium
Tickets £6-£5

We know her as a mature women through Gentleman Jack. David now tells the story of Ann’s family, the Walkers of Crow Nest, highlighting her youth.

Talks & Poetry
Wed 08 Apr, 2:15pm at Red Brick Auditorium
Tickets £6-£5

David reveals the extraordinary tale of the Sutherland family, which eventually destroyed itself through ill judgment and greed.

Talks & Poetry
Wed 08 Apr, 7:30pm at Red Brick Auditorium
Tickets £6-£5

Local historian David Glover looks at the basic facts,  including the effigy burning and the saucy comments addressed to Anne by local men!

Talks & Poetry
Wed 15 Apr, 2:15pm at Red Brick Auditorium
Tickets £6-£5

In this second selection on local inventive genius, David introduces: a man whose railway ticket ideas were almost stolen.

Talks & Poetry
Fri 24 Apr, 7:30pm at Red Brick Auditorium
Tickets £18

oger’s show with LiTTLe MACHiNe features a fine selection of vintage, classic & surprising poems set to music. It’s a gala gig that’s making waves. New album The Likes of Us.

Talks & Poetry
Tue 28 Apr, 7:30pm at Red Brick Auditorium
Tickets £20, duration 120mins (inc interval)

Now the Global Lead for Health and Wellbeing for Parkrun, Chrissie will share her inspirational story and enthusiasm for driving positive change across the world through the power of sport.

May 2020

Talks & Poetry
Thu 14 May, 7:30pm at Red Brick Auditorium
Tickets £15, duration 60mins + Book Signing

Irvine Welsh, the acclaimed and often controversial writer of novels and screenplays comes to Halifax to share stories of his life and career.

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