Video: Opening of Brighouse Arts Festival 2014

An action-packed week of music, theatre and the arts has begun following the opening of the 2014 Brighouse Festival.

Organiser Tom Ratcliffe and Mayor of Calderdale Pat Allen officially opened this year’s festival during a reception at Smith Art Gallery, Brighouse, this evening (Monday).

Opening event for Brighouse Arts Festival at Smith Art Gallery, Brighouse. Jane and Tom Ratcliffe and Steven Lord.

Opening event for Brighouse Arts Festival at Smith Art Gallery, Brighouse. Jane and Tom Ratcliffe and Steven Lord.

Numerous events will take place at venues throughout the town during the six-day festival.