Summer music on the Greenhead Park Bandstand

Not long now to the start of the 2019 programme of summer afternoon music on the Greenhead Park bandstand organised by the Friends of Greenhead Park. Most concerts, with a couple of exceptions, are on Sunday afternoons starting at 2pm and finishing around 4pm. This year we are pleased to welcome a visiting band from … Read more

Coming soon – Sounds of Summer!

Greenhead Park bandstand will be alive with the sound of music this summer with this great programme of free concerts for everyone to enjoy, brought to you by the Friends of Greenhead Park. So dust off the folding chairs and shake out the picnic rugs ready for Sounds of Summer 2018!  

Summer Music on the Greenhead Park Bandstand

There’s a great programme of free concerts on the Greenhead Park bandstand this summer. From traditional brass bands to samba and funk, there’s something for everyone to enjoy. You can download the full programme here and there’s more information about the bands on our events pages for June and July – and watch out for … Read more

Get in the mood for Christmas

The Friends of Greenhead Park and Gledholt Male Voice Choir have got together again to put on a free concert of carols and Christmas songs in the attractive surroundings of the Greenhead Park Conservatory.  The concert is on Saturday 3 December from 4pm to 5pm and everyone is welcome to come along and get in … Read more

Summer music, and more, on the bandstand

Greenhead Park bandstand will be alive with the sound of music this summer with a great programme of free events for everyone to enjoy. The season kicks off with sounds of brass from Golcar Training Band on Sunday 19 June, 2pm to 3.30pm.  There will be a collection in aid of the Friends of Greenhead … Read more

Carols & Christmas Songs in the Conservatory

The Friends of Greenhead Park and Gledholt Male Voice Choir have got together to put on a free concert of carols and Christmas songs in the attractive surroundings of the Greenhead Park Conservatory.  The concert is on Saturday 5 December from 4pm to 5pm and everyone is welcome to come along and get in the … Read more

Find your way around!

East Pennine Orienteering Club are offering coaching sessions in Greenhead Park for anyone who’d like to have a go at orienteering or improve their skills. Orienteering is an exciting outdoor sport that exercises both the mind and the body. The aim is to navigate in sequence between control points marked on a unique orienteering map … Read more

Autumn History Hour programme

The popular History Hour session run by the Friends of Greenhead Park starts its autumn programme on Wednesday 3 September at 12.30pm in the Greenhead Park Community Room (in the cafe building by the tennis courts). Christopher Marsden of Huddersfield Civic Society will take us down memory lane with a slideshow of pictures of Huddersfield … Read more

Come and Listen to the Music!

Following last’s years sucessful Listen to the Music! programme, the Friends have got together with Kirklees Music School again to put on another series of concerts on the bandstand.  Young musicians from Kirklees Music Centres and local primary schools are all set to delight their audience with a varied programme including jazz, brass, soul and choral music. … Read more

Climbing up the wall!

There’s a great new activity for kids to enjoy in the park this summer – climbing up the wall! The new wall is in the playground area near the top cafe and is already proving popular with active youngsters. The paddling pool has been cleaned and filled for the summer too – so now all … Read more