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Today's Procrastination/New Year's Goals

At the moment I should be writing a 5,000 word essay about cultural policy.  (The topic of my essay is the benefits and problems associated with an economic approach to the arts and how they encourage us to measure art in particular ways.)  I also have three other essays I should be working on, all due on the 17th of January.   264 more words

FOLD looks forward to the coming year and reflects on the old

At FOLD we have begun to think about the photographic and printing workshops that we can offer this year, what we will advertise on our website – … 544 more words

New Year's Day in Hebden Bridge

There were no buses on New Year’s Day but the trains were running. So a quick 20-odd minute train journey from Burnley to Hebden was called for. 131 more words

Lifestyle

Police killing of Yassar Yaqub in West Yorkshire brings angry response

I’ve not been able to find any first-hand accounts or anything like that of the situation, but the Bradford Telegraph & Argus has a write-up, and there’s a bit more from… 132 more words

Protests

Discover the Heritage of Otley and District

For seven Thursdays starting on January 19th 2017 (with a break for half term) I will be teaching a new heritage course for the WEA.  It will be based at Otley Courthouse, (Courthouse Street, Otley, West Yorkshire, LS21 3AN.The standard fee £48.00 though the course is FREE if you are in receipt of income related benefit (only SEA funded). 148 more words

Archaeology

Tendayi Darikwa is Leeds United Target

Leeds United Target Darikwa

Leeds United are lining up a January bid for out-of-favour defender Tendayi Darikwa, the former Chesterfield full-back has struggled for game time at Turf Moor this season, having only made one appearance in the EFL Cup. 97 more words

Aladdin's Cave, AKA: Anne's Flowers & Crafts

If ever you find yourself in West Yorkshire don’t hesitate to pay a visit to Anne in Mirfield. In her shop she has a magical array of yarns, buttons, ribbons, collectable teddy bears, knitting, crochet and crafting equipment. 97 more words

Knitting