Pontefract Allsorts

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

Visit the 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!

Pontefract Museum on Facebook

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.

For further updates over the week, follow us on:

Facebook - PontefractMuseumOfficial | EventsInWakefield | WakefieldLibraries

Twitter - @PonteCastle | @WFlibraries

Instagram - @wakefieldmuseums | @wflibraries


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