These 28 amazing pictures show St Patrick's Day celebrations in Calderdale over the years

This Sunday (March 17) is St Patrick's Day and to celebrate we're looking back at how Calderdale has marked the day in the past.

Friday, 15th March 2019, 8:00 am
St Patrick's Day celebrations in Halifax

Have you ever taken part in the parade through Halifax or celebrated in a Calderdale pub? See if you can spot yourself in any of these photos.

There were plenty of celebrations happening in Brighouse in 2004 for St Patrick's Day
This picture was taken back in 2002 during the annual parade from the Halifax Irish Club to the St Marie's Church
Last year Todmorden Market butcher Nick Fielden, and Alyssia Hudson, created these St Patrick's Day Guinness sausages.
Back in 2004, Irish football fan nine year old Connor Goggin celebrated the big day
In 2005 these children at St Joseph's RC School, Brighouse, entertained for St Patrick's Day. From the left Regan McGowan, Josephine Tomlison and Fionnuala Connolly, all aged eight.
in 2004, dancers Kerry Goddin and Jayne Dempsey, both aged 15, celebrated St Patrick's Day at Halifax Irish Centre
Enjoying St Patrick's Day in 2005 are, from the left Danny Ryan, Carol Spencer, Brendan Collins and Michelle Colbeck.
Back in 2003, this excited duo were waiting for the parade to start through Halifax town centre
Nine-year-olds Mollie Shaw and Rebecca Nolan from St Mary's RC School, Halifax, with their shamrock for St Patricks Day in 2005.
Back in 2003, ten-year-olds Kieron Kneafsey and Susi Colclough danced at the St Mary's RC School, Halifax, St Patrick's Day assembly.
There were lots of people who joined the annual St Patrick's Day parade in Halifax back in 2002.
In 2006 there were plenty of excited faces at the St Patrick's Day parade from Halifax Irish Centre.
Maisie Magner-Williams, 11, joined the parade with Lucy in 2016.
St Patrick's Day parade through the streets of Halifax back in 2014.
This picture was taken at the St Patrick's Day parade in Halifax in 2007.
In 2006 Nuala McClarnon, Pat Keane, Dolly Peril, Maura Hanrahan and Kathleen O'Malley joined the Halifax parade.
Also in 2006, the dancers from Mary Lewis Set Dancers drew in the crowds during the parade.
Cousins Emma O'Dwyer, 15, and Georgia O'Dwyer, 15, joined the parade through Halifax town centre in 2015.
In 2014 it was all smiles at the St Patrick's Day parade through the streets of Halifax.
In 2017, Mayor Lisa Lambert, John Maguire senior and Halifax Irish Club president John Maguire took part in the parade with Finbarr Maguire, eight, Orlaith Maguire, five, and Aoife Maguire, 14.
Corey Waterworth, 7, Linda Box and Kieran Waterworth, 11 had fun at the parade back in 2006.
In 2015 Finbarr Maguire, John Maguire, president of Halifax Irish Centre, Orlaith Maguire and Aoife Maguire joined the parade.
In 2014, Erin Hartley, Danielle Taylor, Anne O'Dwyer and Freyja Casey, were excited to join the St Patrick's Day parade through the streets of Halifax
These excited youngsters were glad to be part of the Halifax parade back in 2012.
Back in 2011 the parade could be seen marching through the streets of Halifax to mark St Patrick's Day.
There were plenty of flags to wave at the annual Halifax parade back in 2012.
The streets of Halifax were shining green during the 2011 parade through the town centre.
This group of Irish Dancers was excited to take part in the annual St Patrick's Day parade from Halifax Irish Centre in 2003.