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J.B. PRIESTLEY SOCIETY ANNUAL DINNER 2015

THE ANNUAL PRIESTLEY NIGHT DINNER Saturday 12th September 2015 At the Bradford Hotel, Bradford BD1 5SH Our President Tom Priestley (son of J.B. Priestley) will be in attendance. He will, as is usual, speak to those assembled and provide the … Continue reading

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HUBBERHOLME CHURCH REMEMBERS J.B. PRIESTLEY

THE congregation of a Dales church will be paying tribute on Sunday 16th August to a Yorkshire literary icon whose ashes are interred in its churchyard. Parishioners at St Michael and All Angels church in Hubberholme will be dedicating a … Continue reading

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ENGLISH JOURNEY PHOTOGRAPHIC DISPLAY AT LEEDS COLLEGE OF ART

In 2013 photographer John Angerson embraced the spirit of J.B. Priestley’s 1933 classic text, English Journey, by travelling the country and photographing the contemporary scene. His photos do what Priestley’s words also did: captured the essence of Englishness and the … Continue reading

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A PHOTOGRAPHIC ENGLISH JOURNEY

An exhibition which opens in Leeds this July explores 21st century England in the “rambling, truthful” spirit of one of J.B. Priestley’s most significant works, English Journey.  John Angerson’s English Journey can be seen at the Blenheim Walk Gallery from … Continue reading

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A THEATRE PROGRAMME – OF SORTS

Rummaging through a box in a branch of Oxfam recently we came across – and bought – a copy of a programme for A Severed Head, the 1962/63 stage adaptation by Iris Murdoch and J B Priestley of the former’s … Continue reading

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