Joby tickets

A limited number of tickets are available for our Saturday 19th october screening of Joby, the 1975 ITV TV programme based on Stan Barstow’s eponymous novel. Tickets are £3.00 and can be obtained from the Cluntergate Centre, Rickaro Books and The Library or by...
New blue plaques

New blue plaques

On Saturday 19th October we will be unveiling two new blue plaques. At 2.00pm we will unveil the blue plaque to Stan Barstow at his birthplace: 17 Shepstye Road, Horbury. A little later around 2.30pm we will unveil a blue plaque to bandleader Angus Holden at the Peel...
Bill Ingham

Bill Ingham

Our Deputy Chairman Bill Ingham (centre) was honoured today 30th August 2019 with an award for his community service. The award was presented at the Town Hall by Cllr. Charles Keith, Mayor of Wakefield. Well done Bill; a richly deserved award.
Redbox Gallery – call for proposals

Redbox Gallery – call for proposals

If you would like to submit an outline proposal for an artwork to be exhibited in Redbox Gallery you must do two things: firstly find a Horbury institution or organisation to engage with and describe briefly how you would work with that institution or organisation;...
Redbox Gallery

Redbox Gallery

Redbox Gallery occupies a K6 telephone box which the Society purchased from BT for £1. Redbox has a strong curatorial policy which requires all commissioned artists to find a Horbury institution or organisation to engage with, and to concieve a new work inspired by...