TOP 5: Pick of the best books
Yorkshire Collieries 1947-1994 by Eddie Downes: The National Coal Mining Museum near Wakefield is hosting a book launch about the Yorkshire Coalfields. It takes place on April 27 and for full details visit www. ncm.org.uk/whats-on Literacy, Books and the Print Revolution: The Commoners Choir includes Ex-Chumbawamba member Boff Whalley, with specially-written songs about the invention of print and public libraries. See them perform at Keighley Library tomorrow at 1pm. Inspiring Futures Since 1966: Leeds Trinity University is commemorating 50 years since it opened in Horsforth with poems from staff, students and alumni. Edited by poet Oz Hardwick. For further details visit www. leedstrinity.ac.uk/ White Chalk and Green Grass by David T Craggs: A story of school boy rugby league through the eyes of a games teacher. Published now through New Generation Publishing and for further details visit www. newgeneration-publishing.com Boycott and Aggers: Always a popular evening, this will include Jonathan Agnew challenging Geoffrey Boycott on his forthright views about cricket. It takes place on April 14 at the Alhambra in Bradford and for tickets call the box office on 01274 432000.