What's on inBatley


Welcome to Batley

Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting Batley - our guide to events and days out is just the ticket.

Whether you're looking to brush up on local history at a museum, enjoy local arts, watch some sport, or listen to live music, you're sure to find things to do in Batley to suit all the family, whatever the weather.

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Forthcoming events in Batley

27
MAY
Declaration
The Civic

Declaration examines the faces we wear to fit in and what happens when we are forced to declare our differences. Developed in consultation with medical professionals ADHD Attention Deficit Hyperactive Disorder and mental health support groups Declaration challenges stereotypes with a…

Location: 12.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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27
MAY
S-Club 7 Duo Comes to Popworld Leeds
Popworld Leeds

After much speculation we can now reveal a slice of nostalgia is set to hit Leeds on the 26th May 2017 with the opening of legendary party venue Popworld. To celebrate the launch S‐Club 7 duo Jo and Bradley will be live…

Location: 7.1 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

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27
MAY
The Sessions
First Direct Arena

The Sessions at First Direct Arena in Leeds on Saturday 27 May 2017. Its bloomin hard work tracking down the best seats at the best prices so why dont you let us do it. Our clever system imports all the tickets…

Location: 7.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

29
MAY
Food, Gift & Craft Fair
Worsbrough Mill and Country Park

Come along to this well established market where there are food stalls along with other gifts and crafts.You can sample home baking in the Millers Tearoom and the children can enjoy our fantastic play area.Dont forget to buy our organic flour produced…

Location: 14.5 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01226 774527
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29
MAY
Meet the Friends of Cannon Hall
Cannon Hall Museum

There are lots of volunteering opportunities and ways in which you can help in supporting the stunning Georgian Country House park and gardens after a successful £3m Heritage Lottery Grant. See displays of the planned restoration work and discover more about how…

Location: 9.9 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01226 790270
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30
MAY
The Scarecrows' Wedding
West Yorkshire Playhouse

Straight from Londons West End this truly heart‐warming adaptation of Julia Donaldson and Axel Schefflers bestselling book is bursting at the seams with Scamp Theatres inimitable style Stick Man Tiddler & Other Terrific Tales and promises wit drama and wedding bells as…

Location: 7.3 miles away
Category: Family Events

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02
JUN
Absolute Bowie
Warehouse23

There will only ever be one David Bowie he was unique in every way and an inspiration to millions. Absolute Bowie Europes Finest David Bowie Tribute continue to celebrate the life and music of the Starman with a spectacular show uniting Bowie…

Location: 5.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01924 200162
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02
JUN
Manford's Comedy Club
Lamproom Theatre

The Lamproom Theatre in Barnsley plays host to Manfords Comedy Club. This live comedy show features four brilliant comedians from around the UK personally selected by Jason Manford. A great evening of original stand‐up comedy with some top names from the touring…

Location: 12.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01612 220460
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02
JUN
Wakefield Morris Dancers Ossett Beercart
Ossett Town Hall

A weekend of Morris Dancing with a Beer festival in Ossett Town Hall.Friday Beerfest 7.00pm‐11.00pmSaturday Procession of Morris Men pulling the beercart from Ossett Athletics & Cricket Club round the town and up to the Town Hall from 10.00am. Beerfest from 11.00am‐11.00pm…

Location: 3.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01924 290351
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03
JUN
DESTINY CALLS
Castleford Civic Centre

4GW debut Castleford Civic Centre on Saturday 3rd June 2017 with DESTINY CALLSTickets are on sale from our website www.4gwuk.com Confirmed matches so far are.......Dylan Roberts vs Pyro Ricky Jnr vs Robbie x Airborne ChampionshipJennie B vs Shax Womens Championship Also…

Location: 12.1 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01924 305830
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04
JUN
The Marked
Holbeck Underground Ballroom

Following 5‐star sell‐out successes at Edinburgh Fringe 2016 and an acclaimed run at Londons Ovalhouse Theatre Tmoins The Marked will tour the UKs regional homeless hotspots using mask puppetry and physical theatre to navigate a haunting mystical world inspired by real‐life stories…

Location: 6.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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10
JUN
Northern Highlights 2017 Charity Concert
Castleford Civic Centre

Northern Highlights 2017 brings together an outstanding line up of guests in aid of the Clarence Adoo Trust. Featuring: Hendon Salvation Army Band Dr Stephen CobbBobby Irvine vocalDr Clarence Adoo MBE Castleford Salvation Army Songsters Commissioner Clive Adams compere…

Location: 12.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07788 994658
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10
JUN
OTLEY MUM2MUM MARKET - Baby/kids NEARLY NEW SALE
Otley Rugby Club

LOVE A BARGAIN OTLEY Mum2Mum Market NEARLY NEW SALESaturday 10th June 10‐12 noon OTLEY Rugby Club Cross Green Otley LS21 1HEWe have 20 stalls under one roof packed with baby and childrens bargains. BUY great quality baby and kids clothes toys…

Location: 13.6 miles away
Category: Car Boot Sales

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11
JUN
Ilkley Race for Life
East Holmes Field

5k or just over 3 miles is an achievable distance for all ages and abilities. You can take part however you like and choose to run jog or walk your way around the course.…

Location: 16.9 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 03001 230770
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14
JUN
Amazon Masterclass training - Leeds
Room 314,Calverley Building, Leeds Beckett University,

Amazon marketplace has brought a fortune to lots of businesses in the UK and when you do it right this could be yours. This course helps you explore the untapped potential to grow your business with Amazon. Our interests is delivering informative…

Location: 7.3 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01613 272923
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14
JUN
Online Seller UK Meetup - Leeds
Room 311, Calverley Building

Leeds Online Seller Meetup is freefor online sellers and retailers. Our events are perfect for any business aiming to grow online nationally or internationally. If you are thinking of starting to sell online you will learn proven strategies and tactics quicker through…

Location: 7.3 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: +441613 272923
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15
JUN
Introduction to Investors in People.
J25 Conference Centre

A leading people management Standard join our free Introduction to Investors in People workshop in Brighouse on 15th June. Explore what it is and how it can help your business to improve performance.Introduction to Investors in People is a practical workshop designed…

Location: 5.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 08444 068008
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17
JUN
Great Yorkshire Vegan Festival 2017
Leeds First Direct Arena

One of the UKs biggest Vegan festivals The Great Yorkshire Vegan Festival will be held at Leeds First Direct Arena Leeds City Centre on June 17th 2017 11am ‐ 5pm. The festival is huge with over 200 stalls including 15 caterers …

Location: 7.3 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07590 621062
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17
JUN
Leeds Wine Tasting Experience Day - 'Vine to Wine'
Radisson SAS

Why Book on a Leeds Wine Tasting Course with Wine UnearthedWine Tasting should be all about enjoying wine and having Fun ‐ our Leeds Days are ‐ learn about wine with like‐minded people in an un‐stuffy way.We are the Longest Running and…

Location: 7.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 03452 998652
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17
JUN
The Horbury Singers Summer Concert
Ossett Town Hall

The choir which was formed in 1972 as a mixed voice choir but changed to a Ladies choir in 1980. Our Musical Director since September 2016 is Edward Whelan and Accompanist is Alan Franks who was appointed in 2009. Every year we…

Location: 3.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01924 862138
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19
JUN
Annual Lecture 2017 Artificial Intelligence: Rise
aql's Salem Chapel

Each year the Digital Leaders Programme has included a Lecture given by a leading technologist on an important issue of our time. Previously held in London this year the Annual Lecture is moving out of London as part of Digital Leaders Week…

Location: 6.8 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 02071 291176
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21
JUN
HALF A SIXPENCE
Ossett Town Hall

Half a sixpence is a musical comedy based on the novel Kipps by H G Wells. Arthur Kipps an orphan lives and works with other apprentices for the draper Mr Shalford. After learning that he is inheriting a fortune Arthur tries to…

Location: 3.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01924 305830
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21
JUN
Jane Eyre
Oakwell Hall Country Park

Young governess Jane Eyre arrives at the mysterious Thornfield Hall deep in the Yorkshire moors and meets enigmatic Mr Rochester. So begins this most unforgettable of love stories. When a secret from the past returns to haunt them can Jane and Rochesters…

Location: 2.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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21
JUN
Summer Solstice Festival
Howard Assembly Room

The ART of LISTENING: 5.45‐6.45pmVICHITRA VEENA: 7.30‐9pmIndian snacks and intermissionSITAR & TABLA: …

Location: 7.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01132 445523
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22
JUN
Behind the Scenes of ‘Tales of the Wedding Dress
Cannon Hall Museum

Meet the curator for an in‐depth and exclusive look at this stunning exhibition at Cannon Hall Museum. Find out how the exhibition was created and curated and get up close and personal with these beautiful costumes. Discover the productions and actresses…

Location: 9.9 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01226 790270
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22
JUN
Speed Dating in Leeds
Brooklyn

Speed Dating in LeedsHow Speed Dating in Leeds worksWhen you arrive at the speed dating venue for Speed Dating in Leeds you will be greeted by our friendly professional hosts. They will settle you in by briefly explaining the format of the…

Location: 7 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 02380 784694
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24
JUN
2017 Leeds Saturday 12K
Bramham Park

LEEDS BRAMHAM PARKSAT 24TH JUNE 2017 ‐12K SUN 25TH JUNE 2017 ‐12KAfter another amazing event at Bramham Park in June 2016 we are pleased to say we have now set the 2017 dates for 24th and 25th June. Expect more of the…

Location: 15.2 miles away
Category: Sports

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24
JUN
A Feast of Brass & Voices
Holmfirth Civic Hall

The Hepworth Brass Band will join forces with Holmfirth Choral Society on Hepworth Feast weekend to present A Feast of Brass & Voices at Holmfirth Civic Hall Saturday 24th June.The programme is sure to prove a hit with music lovers as the…

Location: 11.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07885 251454
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25
JUN
2017 Leeds Sunday 12K
Bramham Park

LEEDS BRAMHAM PARKSAT 24TH JUNE 2017 ‐12K SUN 25TH JUNE 2017 ‐12KAfter another amazing event at Bramham Park in 2016 we are pleased to say we have now set the 2017 dates for 24th and 25th June. Expect more of the usual…

Location: 15.2 miles away
Category: Sports

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25
JUN
2017 Leeds Sunday 12K Total Warrior Obstacle Race
Bramham Park

LEEDS BRAMHAM PARKSAT 24TH JUNE 2017 12K SUN 25TH JUNE 2017 12KAfter another amazing event at Bramham Park in 2016 we are pleased to say we have now set the 2017 dates for 24th and 25th June. Expect more of…

Location: 15.2 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 07734 805817
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Tourist Attractions


Eureka! The National Children's Museum

Have you ever wondered... What happens to the food you eat How sound and music are made What might be hidden in your back garden How other people liveThe answers to these questions and many more will be…

Thackray Museum

The Museum was the inspiration of Paul Thackray, grandson of Charles F Thackray, founder of the medical company bearing his name in Leeds in 1902.With the aid of a £3 million grant from the Heritage Lottery Fund, the museum has been established in a former workhouse building adjacent…

Bolling Hall

Tucked away in a leafy garden, less than a mile from the city centre, is one of Bradford's most precious jewels. . . It's easy to see why Bolling Hall was a pleasant family home for more than five centuries, with views right over the…

Leeds City Museum

Leeds City Museum is an exciting day out for visitors of all ages. See fascinating , lively displays that tell the story of Leeds, the natural world, Ancient Egypt and Africa, to name but a few.Experience a world of discovery.. explore four floors of interactive and exciting galleries.…

Middleton Railway

Having been established by an Act of Parliament in 1758, the Middleton Railway, Leeds, can claim to be the oldest Railway in the world. It also played host to the first commercially successful, revenue earning, steam locomotives which entered service there in 1812. The 1758 Middleton Railway Trust…

National Media Museum

The National Media Museum is part of the NMSI Museums Group National Museum of Science and Industry which also includes the Science Museum based in London and at Wroughton in Wiltshire, the National Railway Museum based in York and at Shildon in County Durham.We exist to 'Engage, inspire…

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