Landlines and Watermarks

A new film about Brighouse – A Happier Valley

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North Park Pictures are showing the world première of ‘A Happier Valley’, a new film about Brighouse, its past and people, and how it has been shaped by water.

With free food, tea and coffee, (along with a paying bar) and music by renowned Brighouse singer-songwriter, Roger Davies.

North Park Pictures, Freedom Studios and Imran Ali were commissioned as part of Landlines and Watermarks produced by 509 Arts, funded by Calderdale Council, Calderdale Community Foundation, and Arts Council England.

6.30 for 7pm start on Monday 4 September 8.30pm finish

Brighouse Civic Hall, Bradford Rd, Brighouse HD6 1RW

This event is free. Booking Link coming soon or call 01274 730077

‘Happy Birthday Elland’ event – 29 July

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Happy Birthday Elland‘ – Saturday 29 July, 10am – 4pm 

Organised by Calderdale Council, Elland District Partnership and the Elland community.

A fun day for the whole family, taking place all around Elland town centre and including:

  • A street market with locally produced food and crafts.
  • Entertainment, face-painters and craft activities for children.
  • A performance of ‘LANDED’ by internationally acclaimed performance artists Two Destination Language, as part of the new Calder Valley-wide arts programme, ‘Landlines and Watermarks’, which demonstrates how Calderdale towns have recovered from the 2015 floods. LANDED will star Elland residents telling their stories of the town to one audience member at a time. Elland Central Square, 10am – 2pm (each performance lasts about 10 minutes). Free tickets are available in advance through the Square Chapel Box Office: https://www.squarechapel.co.uk/whats-on/landed  / 01422 353073.