Leeds nostalgia: Heritage open day on Saturday June 18 by Leeds Civic Trust

Leeds Civic Trust launch this year's heritage open days events, which begin on Thursday and run through until Sunday. Pictured from left, Meryll Wilford, Linda Kitchen, Coun Richard Lewis, Kevin Grady and Janine  Martin. 8th September2015. Picture : Jonathan Gawthorpe

Leeds Civic Trust launch this year's heritage open days events, which begin on Thursday and run through until Sunday. Pictured from left, Meryll Wilford, Linda Kitchen, Coun Richard Lewis, Kevin Grady and Janine Martin. 8th September2015. Picture : Jonathan Gawthorpe

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As part of national Civic Day, members of the public are invited to call in at Leeds Civic Trust’s headquarters in Wharf Street in the Calls in Leeds city centre to view an exhibition about planning,

architecture, heritage and amenity issues in Leeds, and to meet Trust volunteers who are working in the various aspects of the Trust’s work.

In particular visitors will be able to see an exhibition showing the highlights of the Trust’s work since 1965.

Another exhibition will feature the work of the Trust’s Heritage at Risk Group, looking at new uses for neglected historic buildings. There will also be a display of historic photographs of Leeds.

The Trust’s bookshop will also be open where visitors will be able to see hundreds of Leeds and Yorkshire books for sale. Members of the Trust various committees will be on hand to welcome visitors and tell them about the Trust’s current work and activities.

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