Music Recital 24th May at 1.00pm

In a break with tradition, this week's recital features Graham Gribbin, the Minster Organist and Alexandra Wilkinson, a talented soprano, performing a broad range of music including classical music and songs from musicals. Lunch (£4) is available from 12.15pm. This is a 'must come' recital!!!


Purple4Polio Rotary Grand Tour Finish - 24th May

Over 50 teams with their keys in the ignition are raring to go for the Purple4Polio Rotary Grand Tour.

The aim will be to visit as many Rotary checkpoints, at places of interest around the UK, as possible to raise money for the End Polio Now campaign.The road trip is the brainchild of Rotary in Great Britain and Ireland President Denis Spiller whose team will not only be visiting the checkpoints, but each evening they plan to invade a Rotary club to spread the word before all the other cars end up in Yorkshire for the finish line party at about 2.30pm on May 24th at Halifax Minster.

Sat 16th June 2018 at 7.30pm
The Doghouse in association with The Grayston Unity present
Richard Dawson + Jim Ghedi (support)

 Richard Dawson PC Nigel John OGRE HIRES 2 300 dpi

Tickets: £15 adv from The Grayston Unity, Revo Records, Jumbo Records and on-line via Ticketweb (

£17 on the door.

There will be a Real Ale bar in the Minster also serving wines, soft drinks, lagers and possibly other stuff. 



Halifax Minster Summer Festival 28th June to 8th July 2018




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