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5 - 11 July 2020
Join us in celebrating our town’s unique historic links with liquorice with a week-long online celebration from Sunday 5 – Saturday 11 July.
There’s plenty of online activities, games and puzzles to entertain all. Learn all about how and why liquorice is grown in Pontefract with online videos.
Discover the Extraordinary
Wakefield Museums & Castles blog
to find out more about liquorice production around Pontefract and have a go at activities inspired by the collection - something for all the family!
Follow Pontefract Museum on Facebook to see daily highlights from the liquorice collection, learn fascinating facts, and take part in our creative challenges and family craft ideas.
Post your creations on social media using
#PontefractAllsorts and we will share our favourites.
What did you think?