Winifred Holtby, the writer of South Riding, was born and lived at Rudston House on Long Street.
In 2015, there are a number of events in the village to commemorate Winifred Holtby’s birth:
|11th and 12th April;||Travelling exhibition||Village Hall|
|May 17th||Walk where Winifred walked||Village Hall|
|May 28||Her Yorkshire roots and family connections||Village Hall|
|27th 28th June||Winifred Holtby birthday weekend||Rudston House and garden|
|11th -14th September||Flower festival based on the life and works of Winifred Holby||All Saints Church|
|19th September||Winifred Holtby Society visit to Rudston. Starts at Hull History Centre at 10:00.||Various|
A one page list with full details can be downloaded by clicking here.
A flyer about the Winifred Holtby Society event can be downloaded by clicking here.