What's on inHessle


Welcome to Hessle

Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting Hessle - 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 Hessle to suit all the family, whatever the weather.

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Forthcoming events in Hessle

24
MAY
Changing Crimes: Uncovering Barnsley Crimes
Experience Barnsley

From highwaymen to hangmen explore Barnsleys murky past and uncover stories of crime in the borough through individual stories and objects from our own Archives and beyond. Learn about those who enforced the law and what punishments they gave out. Did the…

Location: 8.4 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01226 772500
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24
MAY
Elsecar, Wentworth Woodhouse and the Fitzwilliams
Elsecar Heritage Centre

This talk by Dr Nigel Cavanagh is the culmination of many years research. It will tell the remarkable story of the people of Elsecar as it grew to be a thriving industrial estate village for Wentworth Woodhouse sharing the astonishing experiences and…

Location: 10.9 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01226 740203
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24
MAY
Shakespeare's Henry IV: A Pub Wake
Crowd of Favours

The King is dead.Long live the KingJoin Falstaff Hal and the regulars at the Boars Head Tavern to raise a glass to the dear departed. Through music tears and laughter Bronzehead follow their critically acclaimed Richard II with Shakespeares elegy to the…

Location: 12.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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24
MAY
Twelfth Night and Romeo & Juliet
Theatre Royal Wakefield

For 2017 Merely Theatre embark on second national tour of genderblind work with two of Shakespeares best loved shows performed in rep: Romeo & Juliet and Twelfth Night. Presented in Merely Theatres signature stripped‐back style the plays overflow with energy and urgency…

Location: 6.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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24
MAY
WINE DINNER WITH GÉRARD BERTRAND WINES
Mr Nobody Cocktail Bar and Restaurant

.Were very excited to announce our first Wine Dinner With Grard Bertrand wines one of the most outstanding winemakers in the South of France. Enjoy a delicious 4 course menu which will be perfectly paired and described by the fabulous Franois from…

Location: 12.9 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01132 467013
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27
MAY
Northern Ballet | Goldilocks & the Tree Bears
Cast Doncaster

One day her curiosity leads her to a house full of many surprises. With a family of friendly bears a beautiful blue bird and bowls of delicious porridge this ballet is just rightBringing this classic childrens story to life Goldilocks & the…

Location: 12.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01132 208000
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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: 13.3 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: n/a
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27
MAY
Script Family Extravaganza
Elsecar Heritage Centre

Come along for a fun filled day of family entertainment. There will be stalls selling handmade crafts family activities funfair rides plus much moreTo book a stall email eventsscriptmedia.co.uk or call Lucy on 01226 734 63010am to 4pm free entry…

Location: 10.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01226 740203
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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: 13.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

28
MAY
1795 Newcomen Engine Open Days and Demonstrations
Elsecar Heritage Centre

Come along discover the 1795 New Colliery and marvel at the Elsecar Great Engine built at the direction of Earl Fitzwilliam. The oldest steam engine still in its original location anywhere the engine is recognised to be one of the worlds greatest…

Location: 10.9 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01226 740203
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28
MAY
Guided Tours: The Earl’s Village of Iron and Coa
Elsecar Heritage Centre

Join our guides for a fascinating tour around the village. Discover what it meant to live and work in the Earls village of iron and coal. Imagine the power of the furnaces the bravery of our miners and grand splendour of Royal…

Location: 10.9 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01226 740203
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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: 9.7 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: 11.1 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01226 790270
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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: 6.6 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: 8.5 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: 9.6 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: 5.3 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01924 305830
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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: 5.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07788 994658
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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: 13.5 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: 13.5 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: +441613 272923
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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: 13.3 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: 13.2 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: 9.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01924 862138
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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: 9.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01924 305830
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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: 13.1 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: 11.1 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: 12.8 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: 15.4 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 0
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24
JUN
Hidden Spirits ne ghost hunt
Pontefract Town Hall

Experience ghost hunting where you are shown how to be the investigator to try and prove if the paranormal really does exist. Whether you are a believer or a skeptic there is something for everyone. You will have the chance to use…

Location: 3.5 miles away
Category: Religious and Spiritual

TEL: 07598 271996
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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: 15.4 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 0
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Tourist Attractions


Brodsworth Hall and Gardens

Savour the poignant atmosphere of this fully furnished Victorian country house with its original contents carefully conserved by English Heritage. There are over 30 rooms on view ranging from the faded grandeur of the sumptuous reception rooms to the cluttered remains of the fascinating servants wing with…

Absolute Leisure

Absolute Leisure Nightclub in Castleford, West Yorkshire. Contact venue on telephone number 01977 668613 for opening times, entrance costs, guest list information and special offers.…

Barnsley Bowl

Bowling at Barnsley Bowl in Barnsley, South Yorkshire. Contact venue on for opening times and entrance costs.…

Barnsley Golf Club

Barnsley Golf Club ‐ golf course in Barnsley, South Yorkshire. Contact the golf course on telephone number 01226 382856 for course availability, course rules, member information, golf academy if available and green fees at Barnsley Golf Club golf courseclub.…

Bowlplex

Bowling at Bowlplex in Castleford, West Yorkshire. Contact venue on 01977 668111 for opening times and entrance costs.…

Breaks Snooker

SnookerPool Hall at Breaks Snooker in Pontefract, West Yorkshire. Contact venue on 01977 796167 for opening times, entrance costs and snooker table informationavailability.…

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