Heritage Show and Tell
Tuesday 1st March 2016
Heritage Show + Tell
is a chance for people passionate about heritage in Yorkshire to come
together and share their work, get feedback on
ideas and meet new collaborators. Everyone welcome: community heritage
groups, freelancers, museum professionals, students and academics.
The next Heritage Show + Tell will be hosted by Leeds Local and Family History Library on
Tuesday 1st March. Join us for an optional behind-the-scenes heritage tour of Leeds Central Library at 4pm, followed by
Heritage Show + Tell from 5pm to 7pm at Room 700, the Library's multi-arts space, (with a programme of short presentations and a chance to network over a glass of wine).
4.00-5.00pm Optional tour
Join us for a behind-the-scenes tour of Grade II* listed Leeds Central Library.
5.00-7.00pm Heritage Show + Tell at Leeds Central Library, Room 700
We have nine three-minute presentations followed by lots of opportunity to meet and mingle over a glass of wine. Speakers include:
- Making your own traditions: Pie & Priestley, bring back St. Blaise's Festival, UK hat throwing and more
- Hull can take it: A Blitz heritage trail
- How did I get here? Using heritage for creative practice
Ann Barrass, MA Creative Practice Student, Leeds College of Art
- Snapshot, 1966 and other stories
Elaine Evans, Yorkshire Fashion Archive, University of Leeds
- What’s this got to do with Mexborough?
Jude Holland, Doncaster 1914-18 Project, Doncaster Museum and Art Gallery
- Crime and Punishment - striking the right tone
Kitty Ross, Curator of Leeds History/Social History, Leeds Museums and Galleries
If you’d like to come to the
Heritage Show + Tell event, please register by emailing Fiona Blair at
Please indicate if you would also like to book a place on the tour.
For more information, see our