An Appreciation of Ted Hughes
Donald B Crossley, Nick Wilding, Frank Woolrich
Mytholmroyd Methodist Church, Scout Road (bus service C or D)
7.30pm (to 9.15pm approx)
Illustrated lecture describing the early days in Bankﬁelds spent with Ted Hughes, together with reﬂections on Ted in later life. An exploration of the poems in Remains of Elmet, at least twenty-one of which are set within a stones-throw of where he was born.
Folk / Roots Night - Double Bill!
Canalside Gallery, Machpelah Works, Burnley Road, Hebden Bridge
The rich vocal style and heartfelt songs from lead singer Bethany Dowsett infused with sounds from around the world, as guitars and percussion blend fragments of ﬂamenco, folk, country and highlife into beautiful and catchy songs. This is acoustic roots music at its best.
Peadar Long’s Rough Mix
Irish musical mayhem from Peadar and guests.