20 for 2020: Your guide to highlights of the year in Calderdale

20 highlights of what's happening in Calderdale in 2020

Goodbye 2019 and hello 2020! It’s been a fantastic year and decade in Calderdale with many big moments but as we say farewell to the 2010s it’s time to start looking forward to the exciting events that will be taking place on the next 12 months.

Click here to see pictures from a night out back in 2002, here to see what you can buy for £100,000 in these Calderdale postcodes and click here to see the famous faces that have performed in Halifax over the years.

Looking straight ahead to June, successful British band The Specials will be rocking the Piece Hall in Halifax on June 27. Expect to hear their unique sound and number one hits like Too Much Too Young and  Ghost Town.

1. The Specials

Looking straight ahead to June, successful British band The Specials will be rocking the Piece Hall in Halifax on June 27. Expect to hear their unique sound and number one hits like Too Much Too Young and Ghost Town.
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Exciting news for TV fans as Last Tango in Halifax is set to make a return to our screens in the spring. Sally Wainwrights heartwarming drama will return us to the lives of reunited childhood sweethearts Celia and Alan on BBC One.

2. Last Tango in Halifax

Exciting news for TV fans as Last Tango in Halifax is set to make a return to our screens in the spring. Sally Wainwrights heartwarming drama will return us to the lives of reunited childhood sweethearts Celia and Alan on BBC One.
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Hebden Bridge Film Festival will be making a return in March from 27 to 29. The weekend will showcase a range of exciting new films as well as talks with people from the industry.

3. Hebden Bridge Film Festival

Hebden Bridge Film Festival will be making a return in March from 27 to 29. The weekend will showcase a range of exciting new films as well as talks with people from the industry.
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Sir Michael Parkinson will be sharing amazing stories of his life and career at the Victoria Theatre, Halifax on February 13 at 7.30pm. In conversation with his son Mike the show will show highlights from the Parkinson archive.

4. An evening with Sir Michael Parkinson

Sir Michael Parkinson will be sharing amazing stories of his life and career at the Victoria Theatre, Halifax on February 13 at 7.30pm. In conversation with his son Mike the show will show highlights from the Parkinson archive.
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