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The Early Music Shop in Saltaire has a part time vacancy for an administrator / book keeper.

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Added to website on 12 December.

Saltaire Advent Calendar

Saltaire Advent Calendar

Yoyo Café Bar and Restaurant
Rosse Street
Off Saltaire Road
BD18 3SW

European and Fusion Cuisine
- plus great FREE music events.

Yoyo's music events>>>

Music and Mince Pies in Roberts Park. Saturday 15th December 2007The Friends of Roberts Park invite you all to a festive event: Music and mince pies in Roberts Park on Saturday 15 December.
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Kath Libbert Jewellery Shows
Refresh Show at Kath Libbert Jewellery, Saltaire


  • Two Sparkling Shows for the Festive Season.
  • Open 10am – 5.30pm, 10am - 6pm weekends
  • 12th November 2007 – 27th January 2008
  • Prices from £35 - £5000

For full catalogue, please visit the Kath Libbert website.

Clive Woods, copyright: R. HealdSaltaire's Loss of a local historian, hero and friend
The death of local historian, Clive Woods, on Thursday 22 November, is a great loss to Saltaire. There will be a ceremony at Nab Wood Crematorium at 2 p.m. on Monday, 10th December to say goodbye to Clive. More >>

Read The Sentinel.

Titus Street, SaltaireTHE Saltaire Journals are freely available on a world-wide basis to non-commercial parties such as local historians, and research and educational bodies. The facility is free to contributors and readers alike. More >>
Saltaire History Club: 6th Dec - Mulled wine, mince pies and stories of Miss. An evening devoted to Saltaire education for girls. More >>
Peace & Crafts Fair
The 4th Bradford Peace & Crafts Fair will take place on Saturday 17 November in Victoria Hall, Saltaire. Organised by Yorkshire CND. More>>
Appeal : Serious Road Traffic Collision, Saltaire Road, Shipley
Monday, November 5, 2007.
Keighley police are appealing for witnesses after a Road Traffic Collision on the A657 Saltaire Road earlier today (5/11). More >>
Added to website: 6 November 2007
The Saltaire Sentinel
Download the Sentinel as an Acrobat file - read it as it appears in print! More >>
Hirst Mill Lock gets new bridge
It's been a long wait, especially for the residents of Hirst Wood Crescent, but it's almost over... More >>
Forbidden fish at home in the River Aire
Barbels, banned for 30 years by the Environment Agency are now back in the River Aire... More >>
FREE e-postcards of Saltaire
Send an e-postcard of Saltaire today... More >>
Saltaire Book Shop
List of FREE events... More >>
Vintage Home & Fashion Fair
Victoria Hall, Saturday 8 December.
Vintage clothing, furniture, jewellery and collectables, plus treasures created from vintage finds.Tickets on the door or in advance. More >>
Saltaire Sentinel announces winning poem
The John Nicholson Prize for poetry won by Geoff Tynan: Saltaire - A unique monument to one man's vision, by Geoff Tynan >
Classes at Victoria Hall
List of classes at Victoria Hall - now available. More >>
Added September 2007
Saturday 3rd November 2007 10am – 3pm
at the Kirkgate Community Centre, Shipley. Your chance to get practical advice from experts on environmental issues from Bradford Council, local environmental groups and businesses. Goodie bags for the first 100. More >>
Added: September 2007
Time frame misleading on Roberts Park Consultation?
On 26 September, the company charged with designing the plans to restore Roberts Park with Lottery money sent us their final plans on the proposed buildings, landscape, planting and the bandstand. This was the "September - October" consultation period for locals to see the plans and give feedback through a questionnaire, which this site put online for HTLA. However, it's now TOO LATE... The questionnaire has been withdrawn. More >>
Free style dancing at Victoria Hall
There are 3 dates booked to host free style dancing at the Victoria Hall, with
DJ playing a wide variety of music including - swing - salsa - modern jive - blues - rock 'n' roll. Check out the new pages advertising events at Victoria Hall. More >>
Added: September 2007
Weddings at Victoria Hall
Victoria Hall is celebrating becoming the first venue with approval to conduct non-religious, civil marriage and civil partnership ceremonies within the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Saltaire. More >>
Classes at Victoria Hall
List of classes at Victoria Hall - now available. More >>
Added September 2007
MP in hot seat
[By Alistair Shand, T&A]
Saltaire Village Society will be putting MP Philip Davies in the hot seat at a meeting on Monday 24 September at Victoria Hall, Saltaire. Questions will be focusing on plans unveiled earlier this year by the Council to build a bypass around and under the World Heritage village. More>>
Added: 24 September 2007
Local bypass plan - road to emerge in Baker Street children's playground?
What does our MP think of plans for a bypass through Saltaire? Come along and find out at an open meeting with MP Philip Davies on September 24th 2007 7.30pm at Victoria Hall. More >>
Added: September 2007
The history of Saltaire's street names
The ABC of Saltaire street names and houses, from Ada Street to William Henry Street. Barlo & Shaw guide you though their history. More >>
Added: September 2007
Saltairy Tales - the book
Saltairy Tales, illustrated by Deborah M. LawsonLocal writer and musician, Eddie Lawler, has published a new book entitled "Saltairy Tales" which is illustrated in water-colours by Deborah M.Lawson.   Some of the "tales" (which are in verse) are also found in the acclaimed Saltairy Tales musical which premiered at The Saltaire Festival in 2006, but the content is by no means a mere "repeat". More >>
Added: September 2007
Saltaire History Club Trip - CANCELLED
The history club has planned a guided coach trip to explore some model villages near Halifax, Sat. Oct. 20th. The trip has been cancelled as not enough tickets have been sold. More >>
Added to website 15 October 2007
Happy Birthday Sir Titus Salt
20th September is the most significant day of the Saltaire year - it marks both the birth of Sir Titus (1803) and the anniversary of the opening of Salts Mill (1853). This was celebrated at the Saltaire History Club, graced by the presence of Denys Salt, great grandson of Sir Titus and his lovely wife, Eva.
Added: 21 September 2007
Saltaire Festival - THANK YOU!
The Saltaire Festival has been another huge success. After our terrible grey and wet summer, the weather knew it had to behave - and it did.  What a triumph! More >>
Added: 17 September 2007
Art Treasures in Manchester: 150 years on
6 Oct 2007 – 27 Jan 2008 - Free Admission
Titus Salt was probably the most important employer who organised a trip for his workers to visit the original Art Treasures Exhibition held in Manchester in 1857. A new exhibition running from 6 October to 27 January 2008 will mark its 150th anniversary. More >>
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