Weekender: Summer campaign seeks to shine a light on culture in Wakefield

Sculpture by artist Huma Bhabha, who will feature at the Yorkshire Sculpture International Festival. Picture by Jerry Hardman-Jones.
An extensive programme of summer activities due to take place in and around Wakefield has been officially launched. A dedicated newspaper commissioned by Wakefield Cultural Consortium, a collective of cultural venues and organisations, has been delivered to every home across the district. Supported by Wakefield Council and Arts Council England, ‘Summer in Wakefield’, which has a print run of more than 200,000, is a guide to all the cultural destinations within the district. Collectively, tourism attracts more than eight mill... You can carry on reading TheBusinessDesk.com for free, but you have reached the maximum number of pages an unregistered user can view. To register for an account, click here or login below...