Category Archives for "Entertainment"

Dewsbury Christmas Lights 2019

photo of Dewsbury Christmas Lights 2018

Dewsbury Christmas Lights 2019 launched itself into the public consciousness this week with the task of raising more than £10,000 by crowdfunding s in the next 48 days!Despite this slight financial obstacle The Dewsbury Partnership are determined to deliver a traditional entertainment packed event after taking responsibility for the event this year.EntertainmentA big contribution of […]

Children’s Play Areas Get £9.5 Million Revamp

image of children playing

Kirklees is already providing twice the number of children’s play areas per head of population as Leeds and Bradford combined. With 343 children’s play areas comes a big maintenance cost – and Kirklees has been working for the last 2 years to determine how to provide the best facilities while also keeping control of the costs. On […]


poster for Dewsbury Arts Theatre Youth Group of young actors

Calling All Budding ActorsThe active Dewsbury Arts Group is looking for young actors to help putting on several shows every year in their own theatre, an Amateur Dramatic Society and a number of dance troupes, Dewsbury is not short in the drama department. But how do local thespians get started?Enter the Arts Group Youth Theatre which […]

La Regle du Jeu

film poster for the-rules-of-the-game

For those with a real interest in the great figures of cinema there’s a classic coming to Dewsbury’s community cinema at The New Picture House on 6 December. La Regle du Jeu (The Rules of the Game) has often been called one of the greatest films in the history of cinema. Numerous film critics and […]

New Picture House

a streetcar named desire poster

Visited the New Picture House on Sunday for a screening of ‘A Streetcar Named Desire’.  They don’t make them like that anymore! Check out the Events Page for future screenings – and other events happening in Dewsbury.  


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