Saltaire Village, World Heritage Site
Image by Dan Bailey




Saltaire Village World Heritage Site
Back button | Home | News, Articles & Events Index | LATEST NEWS|World Heritage Weekend, April 2012 - Brochure
Added to website: 29 March 2012
World Heritage Weekend in Saltaire - Friday 20 April to Sunday 22 April

Brochure - download the pdf file for the full programme

Click on image to download
PDF file. Don't have Acrobat Reader? Download it here for free.

At-a-glance timetable
Friday 20 April
Time Activity Venue
7:30pm Steampunk concert with BB Black Dog, Ovibus,
Steve Huison & Shaun Beggs
Caroline Social Club, cost £4
Saturday 21st and Sunday 22nd April
Time Activity Venue
All day World Heritage Treasure Hunt Collect clues from Visitor Info Centre, Victoria Rd
10am to 4pm Victorian Fun Fair Promenade Roberts Park
Saltaire Archive Exhibition Salt Building, Shipley College, Victoria Rd
Golden Threads
Blaenavon Drawing Board Exhibition
Texere Yarns & knitters with demonstrations
and materials
Roberts Park,
East Shelter
West Yorkshire Organic group Roberts Park
West Yorkshire Bat Group – make a badge
Saltaire Cricket Club memorabilia exhibition Roberts Park, Half Moon Cafe
Leeds Liverpool Canal Society Canal Tow Path, Victoria Road
British Waterways
11am & 2pm Horse Boating Society and the horseboat Elland

Saturday - Canal Tow Path, Below Hirst Lock
Sunday - by the canal bridge on Victoria Road

12noon to 4pm Glen Tramway & Museum open to the public Glen Tramway
2pm & 3.10pm After the War Was Over. Play by Hattie Townsend Roberts Park, North Shelter
Saturday 21st April
Time Activity Venue
10am to 4pm Farmers Market Caroline St car park
Saltaire Hand Made craft fair Caroline Social Club
Textile Workshop Salt Building, Shipley College, Victoria Rd
Plant Stall - Friends of Roberts Park Roberts Park
10.30am to 4pm Live alpacas  
  Lou Sumray invites you to draw/make & decorate your own alpaca Roberts Park, In/by the Bandstand
From 11am Steampunk get together Caroline Social Club
From 1pm Saltaire Cricket Club V Spen Victoria Roberts Park, Cricket Pitch
3.15pm Blaenavon Industrial Landscape World
Heritage Site: A Catalyst for Regeneration by
John Rodger MBE
Salt Building, Shipley College, Victoria Rd
Sunday 22nd April
Time Activity Venue
10am to 4pm Cadbury Spots V Stripes organized by
Roberts Park
10.30am Heritage Village Views 6 mile (9.6km) circular walk Meet next to Railway Station
From 12pm Caroline Social Club welcomes all for refreshments Caroline Social Club
  Bradford Museum’s Young Ambassadors, curators
of ‘Golden Threads’ invite you to make a textile
12.30 & 2pm Morris Dancing by Rainbow Morris Salt Building, Shipley College, Victoria Rd
3.15pm Solovki World Heritage Site -
an illustrated presentation by Mike Clarke



Website designed and maintained by P. A. Reynolds
Copyright, 2006 to present
Proud to be hosted by Green ISP