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Guided Walk of Wood Street and Tour of Wakefield's Town and County Halls

Posted on 14 February 2018 04:14 PM by Kevin Trickett

Join Wakefield Civic Society for a guided walk around Wood Street and/or a tour of the city's Town and County Halls.

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Guided walk of Wood Street.

Posted on 31 July 2017 10:39 AM by Kevin Trickett

Join us once again for a guided walk to discover the history and architecture of one of Wakefield's most important streets. The walk will leave from outside Wakefield Town Hall in Wood Street at 2 pm and will last around one and a half to two hours.

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Walking Tour of Wakefield

Posted on 12 January 2016 06:24 PM by Kevin Trickett

As part of our contribution to the annual Festival of Food Drink and Rhubarb in February, the Society is offering the opportunity to learn something of Wakefield's history and architecture through a talk and guided walk on Friday afternoon, 19th February, starting at 1.00 pm.

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Heritage Open Days

Posted on 23 August 2015 12:00 AM by Kevin Trickett

As part of its contribution to the National Heritage Open Days event from 10th 13th September this year, the Society has arranged two guided walks - one at Thornes Park and one around the city centre. 

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Wakefield Civic Society Guided Walk including Theatre Royal

Posted on 27 August 2013 12:27 PM by

As part of its contribution to the National Heritage Open Days event from 12th to 15th September, the Society has arranged a guided walk around the city centre for Saturday morning, 14th September, which will include a visit to the Theatre Royal.

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Wakefield Civic Society shows city highlights to guests from Herne and Castrop-Rauxell

Posted on 17 June 2013 11:13 AM by

Members of Wakefield Civic Society recently welcomed visitors to Wakefield from the German twin towns of Castrop-Rauxell and Herne.

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