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Tolson Museum presents – H.G.Wells and the birth of science fiction

As part of Sci-Fest Yorkshire 2015, the first of Tolson Museum’s popular Huddersfield University lectures will be on ‘H.G.Wells and the Birth of Science Fiction’. The lecture which takes place on Thursday, 29 October, will look at how H.G.Wells’ science fiction novels ‘The Time Machine’, ‘War of the Worlds’ and ‘The Island of Dr Moreau’ explored the consequences of scientific discovery

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3 ‘out of this world’ reasons to visit Tolson Museum this October Half-term

The spooks of Halloween meet the forces of science fiction at Tolson Museum, Huddersfield, this October half-term. The museum is combining activities and crafts to celebrate Halloween with events as part of the Sci-Fest Yorkshire 2015 and to reflect their new exhibition of sci-fi collectables. 1. Storytelling and crafts On Wednesday, 28 October, acclaimed actress and storyteller Ursula Holden Gill will be telling the

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