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Yorkshire Dialect Society Events

Please note that an entrance fee of £3 per person will be charged at all meetings. Newcomers always welcome. All meetings to start at 2 p.m unless otherwise stated.

May26North Yorkshire Libraries – series of talks (4th May to 26th May)

A series of lively talks – including Yorkshire Dialect stories and presentations on John Hartley, the Yorkshire Dialect poet and writer – will be given by YDS Chairman, Rod Dimbleby, and YDS Council member, Eric Scaife, at various locations across North Yorkshire over the coming month.  The times and venues are as follows:

 

Wednesday, 4 May (11 am – 12 noon)   Malton YO17 7LJ    Yorkshire Dialect Stories

Thursday, 5 May (2.30 – 3.30 pm)   Knaresborough HG5 8AG   Yorkshire Dialect Stories

Thursday, 5 May  (7.30 – 8.30 pm)   Ripon HG4 1AG   John Hartley

Tuesday, 10 May (2 pm)   Pickering YO18 8DY   Yorkshire Dialect Stories

Tuesday, 10 May (5 – 6 pm)   Whitby YO21 1ET   Yorkshire Dialect Stories

Thursday, 12 May (2 – 4 pm)   Selby YO8 4EQ   Yorkshire Dialect Stories

Friday, 13 May (6.30 pm)   Kirkbymoorside YO62 6AT   Yorkshire Dialect Stories

Tuesday, 17 May (2 pm)   Great Ayton TS9 6NB   Yorkshire Dialect Stories

Tuesday, 17 May (7 – 6 pm)   Stokesley TS9 5DH   John Hartley

Wednesday, 18 May (2 pm)   Crosshills (South Craven) BD20 8TQ   John Hartley

Thursday, 19 May (3 – 4 pm)   West Ayton (Derwent Valley Bridge) YO13 9JE   Yorkshire Dialect Stories

Thursday, 19 May (6 – 7 pm)   Scarborough YO11 2NN   Yorkshire Dialect Stories  (with Rod Dimbley and Eddie Lawler)

Monday, 2 May (2 pm)   Harrogate HG1 1EG   Yorkshire Dialect Stories

Thursday, 26 May (11 am – 12 noon)   Grassington BD23 5AT   Yorkshire Dialect Stories

Thursday, 26 May (7 – 8 pm)   Skipton BD23 1JX   John Hartley

 

 

 

 


Oct30National Dialect Festival 2022

The weekend will take place between Friday 28th and Sunday 30th October 2022 and will be hosted by The Lakeland Dialect Society.

The venue for the festival is :

SHAP WELLS  HOTEL, SHAP, PENRITH, CUMBRIA   CA10 3QU

Please see attached documents for more information, draft programme and booking form

info NATIONAL DIALECT FESTIVAL 2022

POSTER NDF 22

NDF Booking form.docx 22

Draft Programme FOR DIALECT FESTIVAL 2022

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