The Nostalgia Project

Close up of bobbins with Do You Remember the Mills? display in background

Masters students from the School of Art, Design and Architecture at the University of Huddersfield collaborated as researchers and creatives to design and curate an interactive exhibition on the theme of ‘Huddersfield’s Heritage & Innovation in Textiles’. The exhibition was part of the Temporary Contemporary in Queensgate Market. Designed and curated by Lauren Riley and […]

Textiles at the West Yorkshire Archive Service

Textile record book from the archive

At West Yorkshire Archive Service Kirklees we collect and care for the unique documentary heritage of Kirklees and help members of the public access and enjoy these records. Our 30,000 boxes of archives cover 800 years of local history relating to the people, places, organisations and businesses of Kirklees. A key strength of our collections […]