What’s on this week

The Jungle Book.
The Jungle Book.

Don’t stay in, stay cool with our comprehensive what’s on guide.

MONDAY

Music

Leeds Arena

www.firstdirectarena.com

Boyzone

Huddersfield Town Hall, Ramsden Street, Huddersfield

Lunchtime organ recital with Nigel Ogden, with lunches from 11.30am. Tickets £3.50-£5 from 01484 223200.

Exhibitions

Batley Art Gallery, Market Place, Batley

Open Exhibition

Huddersfield Art Gallery, Princess Alexandra Walk

The Imagining of Things by Brass Art with Alistair MacDonald

The Lounge and Gallery at Matthew’s Coffee House, Market Street, Cleckheaton

New Horizons Art Group, 20th anniversary exhibition.

Theatres

Lawrence Batley Theatre

Huddersfield 01484 430528

Rapunzel

West Yorkshire Playhouse

Leeds 0113 213 7700

Raymond Briggs’s Father Christmas

Pubs and clubs

Belgrave Music Hall, Leeds

Emily Wells

Brudenell Social Club, Leeds

The Bomb

Cockpit, Leeds

The View

Holy Trinity Church, Leeds

Mike Heron and Trembling Bells

Leeds College Of Music

Leeds College Of Music Chamber Choir

Packhorse, Leeds

Benson

The Wardrobe, Leeds

Asgeir

TUESDAY

Pubs and clubs

Leeds Jazz Club, Armley Conservative Club, Ridge Road, Armley, Leeds

Swingamathing, £5.

Exhibitions

Batley Art Gallery, Market Place, Batley

Open Exhibition

Dewsbury Museum, Crow Nest Park, Heckmondwike Road

Dewsbury Photographic Group. Free exhibition

Huddersfield Art Gallery, Princess Alexandra Walk

The Imagining of Things by Brass Art with Alistair MacDonald

The Lounge and Gallery at Matthew’s Coffee House, Market Street, Cleckheaton

New Horizons Art Group, 20th anniversary exhibition.

Leeds City Museum

Through the Magic Mirror – The World of Anthony Browne.

Hepworth Gallery, Wakefield

In Focus: Albert Wainwright

Dana Schutz

Matthew Darbyshire and the WA Ismay Collection

Theatres

Alhambra Theatre

Bradford 01274 432000

Fawlty Towers: The Dinner Show in Restaurant 1914

Carriageworks

Leeds 0113 224 3801

Sleeping Beauty

City Varieties

Leeds 0113 243 0808

Jack and the Beanstalk, The Rock ‘n’ Roll Panto

West Yorkshire Playhouse

Leeds 0113 213 7700

The Jungle Book

West Yorkshire Playhouse

Leeds 0113 213 7700

Raymond Briggs’s Father Christmas

WEDNESDAY

Music

Dewsbury Town Hall

University of Huddersfield Brass Band, Tickets £3.50-£5 from 01484 223200.

Huddersfield Town Hall

Pianist Kathryn Stott with Orchestra of Opera North, 7.30pm. Tickets £8-£24 plus concs from 01484 223200.

St John’s Church, Wakefield

St Peter’s Consort perform Handel’s Messiah, 7.30pm. Admission £8-£10.

Pubs and clubs

Eastborough WMC, Battye Street, Dewsbury

Bingo, 8.30pm.

Talks

St Paul’s Catholic Church Hall, Dewsbury Road, Cleckheaton

Spen Valley Historical Society presents the Northowram Turnpike 1825 – Mike Beecham, from 7.15pm. Members £2, guests £4, membership per year £10.

Walks

An Urban Walk (with a little local history)

With North Kirklees Ramblers. Meet at noon at Dewsbury Town Hall, WF12 8DG, for a 4 mile walk led by Jim, ring 01924 469700.

Exhibitions

Batley Art Gallery, Market Place

Open Exhibition

Dewsbury Museum, Crow Nest Park

Dewsbury Photographic Group. Free.

Huddersfield Art Gallery,

The Imagining of Things by Brass Art with Alistair MacDonald

The Lounge and Gallery at Matthew’s Coffee House, Cleckheaton

New Horizons 20th anniversary show.

Leeds City Museum

Through the Magic Mirror – The World of Anthony Browne.

Hepworth Gallery, Wakefield

In Focus: Albert Wainwright

Dana Schutz

Matthew Darbyshire and the WA Ismay Collection

Theatres

Alhambra Theatre

Bradford 01274 432000

Fawlty Towers: The Dinner Show

Carriageworks

Leeds 0113 224 3801

Sleeping Beauty

City Varieties

Leeds 0113 243 0808

Jack and the Beanstalk

THURSDAY

Community

Dewsbury Town Hall

Christmas Extravaganza, tea dance, live band, 1pm. £3 plus refreshments.

Red House Museum, Oxford Road, Gomersal

Traditional Christmas, 4pm-8pm, £10 including entry, tour and refreshments. Booking essential. Ring 01274 335100.

Music

Central Methodist Church, Brighouse

Brighouse Theatre Production’s family carol concert featuring the theatre group choir, the Clifton and Lightcliffe Brass Band and Longroyde Junior School Choir, 7.15pm. Tickets £7-£8 with refreshments. Ring 01484 719163.

Pubs and clubs

Legends Bar, Bradford Road, Batley

Motown and soul tribute the Copamos

Exhibitions

Batley Art Gallery, Market Place

Open Exhibition

Dewsbury Museum, Crow Nest Park

Dewsbury Photographic Group. Free.

Huddersfield Art Gallery

The Imagining of Things by Brass Art

Matthew’s Coffee House, Cleckheaton

New Horizons, 20th anniversary show

Leeds City Museum

Through the Magic Mirro r– the World of Anthony Browne.

Hepworth Gallery, Wakefield

In Focus: Albert Wainwright

Dana Schutz

Matthew Darbyshire and the WA Ismay Collection

Theatres

St George’s Hall

Bradford 01274 432000

Beyond the Barricade at Christmas

Carriageworks

Leeds 0113 224 3801

Sleeping Beauty

City Varieties

Leeds 0113 243 0808

Jack and the Beanstalk

West Yorkshire Playhouse

Leeds 0113 213 7700

The Jungle Book

West Yorkshire Playhouse

Leeds 0113 213 7700

Raymond Briggs’s Father Christmas

Square Chapel Centre for the Arts

Halifax 01484 349422

A Victorian Christmas

Lawrence Batley Theatre

Huddersfield 01484 430528

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