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Talk, Fri 11 May 2018


Flood!  The Boxing Day Floods of Leeds

Flood! The Boxing Day Floods of Leeds


A presentation by Chris Sharp, Leeds Industrial Museum/Armley Mills.

During his talk Chris will display a powerful selection of photos and stories gathered from the community affected by the 2015 ‘Boxing Day’ Floods in Leeds. The floods hit large numbers of properties both residential and commercial. Armley Mills itself was partly submerged under 8 feet of water.

Free, drop in.  Free refreshments.

Baby changing facilitiesCoach parties acceptedCredit cards accepted (no fee)Disabled toiletsEducation/study areaFacilities for groupsGift shopOn-site cateringOn-site light refreshmentsAccepts groups

Event details

Dates Times
Fri 11 May 2018 10:30 to 11:30

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    Millennium Square,
    LS2 8BH



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    Map reference: SE 299340  Lat: 53.80145 Long: -1.54749

    How to find us
    Leeds City Museum is located in the city centre, on Millennium Square.
    By public transport: A 10 minute walk from Leeds railway station and a 15 minute walk from the city centre bus station.
    By car: On street parking is available on Rossington Street and Cookridge Street. Woodhouse Lane, The Light, Merrion Centre, St John’s Centre and Rose Bowl car parks are all a 5 or 10 minute walk from the museum.

    Parking: with charge

    Accessible by Public Transport: 1 mile from Leeds station


    • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
    • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
    • Credit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (no fee)
    • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
    • Education/study areaEducation/study area
    • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
    • Gift shopGift shop
    • On-site cateringOn-site catering
    • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
    • Accepts groupsAccepts groups