Rock band Elbow is coming to the Piece Hall in Halifax

Eleven famous faces that are coming to Calderdale this year

Over the years Calderdale has been treated to a whole host of famous faces visiting the borough and it looks like 2019 is going to be no different.

From rock bands at the Piece Hall to a world renowned star headlining the Brighouse Arts Festival, there’s something for everyone across the borough this year. From singers to actors and chefs to ski jumpers, here are eleven famous faces who will be coming to Calderdale in 2019.

After snow forced her appearance to be cancelled, Todmorden Book Festival organisers have promised that writer and Director Sally Wainwright will appear at the next festival later this year.

5. Sally Wainwright

After snow forced her appearance to be cancelled, Todmorden Book Festival organisers have promised that writer and Director Sally Wainwright will appear at the next festival later this year.
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Culinary duo The Hairy Bikers will be cooking up a storm at the Victoria Theatre, Halifax on March 3. Si King and Dave Myers will treat the audience to an epic night of cooking and conversation.

6. The Hairy Bikers

Culinary duo The Hairy Bikers will be cooking up a storm at the Victoria Theatre, Halifax on March 3. Si King and Dave Myers will treat the audience to an epic night of cooking and conversation.
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Famous British ski jumper Eddie The Eagle Edwards will be appearing at Square Chapel Arts Centre in Halifax for a Q&A following a screening of the film based on his life on March 8.

7. Eddie The Eagle Edwards

Famous British ski jumper Eddie The Eagle Edwards will be appearing at Square Chapel Arts Centre in Halifax for a Q&A following a screening of the film based on his life on March 8.
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The audience is in for an evening of music and laughter when Jane McDonald performs her latest concert at the Victoria Theatre, Halifax on June 20. Last years show was a sellout and the same is expected this year.

8. Jane McDonald

The audience is in for an evening of music and laughter when Jane McDonald performs her latest concert at the Victoria Theatre, Halifax on June 20. Last years show was a sellout and the same is expected this year.
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