Join us at Theatre Royal Wakefield on 3rd July 2018 for the special premiere screening of a new film by Just Druid about Nellie Spindler, 'The Angel of Passchendaele' as part of an evening remembering World War I and the Battle of Passchendaele.Read More
On Saturday, 16th June, the Society will be offering two free guided walks.
In the morning, starting at 10.30 am, there will be a guided walk of Wood Street. Meet outside the Town Hall.
In the afternoon, there will be a guided walk of the St John's area. Meet by the bus stop outside St John's Church at 2 pm.
Each walk will last approximately 90 minutes.Read More
On Saturday morning, 9th June, the Society will unveil the latest of its commemorative plaques.Read More
On Wednesday, 23rd May, we shall be offering a free guided walk of the Wood Street area as part of Wakefield Walking Week. This is a free event.Read More
On Sunday, 20th May, we will be showing our new film about the history of The Wakefield Shirt Company and Double Two shirts. This is a free event organised to coincide with the Banners Held High and Collective Spirit Festival.Read More
At the Society's Annual General Meeting and Events Evening held at Wakefield Town Hall on 19th April 2018, the Society announced not one but two Restaurants of the Year as voted for by members of its Dining Club.Read More