Discover Wood Street - Walk 4

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Meet outside the Town Hall Wood Street Wakefield WF1 2HQ

Wakefield Town Hall

Wood Street

Wakefield

WF1 2HQ

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Discover the history and architecture of Wood Street on a guided walk led by Wakefield Civic Society President, Kevin Trickett MBE.

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Join Wakefield Civic Society for a free guided walk around the Wood Street area to explore the architecture and history of the street. The walks will be led by Kevin Trickett MBE, President of the Society.

Find out how Wood Street got its name!

Hear about how the street developed from a narrow yard to be the main ‘civic’ street of the city!

Look up and admire the decorative details of some of the most prominent buildings in Wakefield!

The walk will be offered on five dates but all start from outside the Town Hall at the stated time and will last around 90 minutes.

Walks will take place on the following times and dates:

  • Wednesday, 21st August 2019, starting at 6.30pm
  • Sunday, 1st September 2019, starting at 2.00pm
  • Wednesday, 11th September 2019, starting at 6.30pm
  • Saturday, 21st September 2019, starting at 2.00pm
  • Monday, 30th September 2019, starting at 6.30pm.

Everyone taking part in the walk will receive a free copy of the Society's book Wood Street: The Heart of Wakefield (usually £3.50).

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Meet outside the Town Hall Wood Street Wakefield WF1 2HQ

Wakefield Town Hall

Wood Street

Wakefield

WF1 2HQ

United Kingdom

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