St Patrick's Day celebrations in Halifax

These 28 amazing pictures show St Patrick's Day celebrations in Calderdale over the years

This Sunday (March 17) is St Patrick's Day and to celebrate we're looking back at how Calderdale has marked the day in the past.

Have you ever taken part in the parade through Halifax or celebrated in a Calderdale pub? See if you can spot yourself in any of these photos.

In 2005 these children at St Joseph's RC School, Brighouse, entertained for St Patrick's Day. From the left Regan McGowan, Josephine Tomlison and Fionnuala Connolly, all aged eight.

5. Putting on a show

In 2005 these children at St Joseph's RC School, Brighouse, entertained for St Patrick's Day. From the left Regan McGowan, Josephine Tomlison and Fionnuala Connolly, all aged eight.
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in 2004, dancers Kerry Goddin and Jayne Dempsey, both aged 15, celebrated St Patrick's Day at Halifax Irish Centre

6. Dancing with joy

in 2004, dancers Kerry Goddin and Jayne Dempsey, both aged 15, celebrated St Patrick's Day at Halifax Irish Centre
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Enjoying St Patrick's Day in 2005 are, from the left Danny Ryan, Carol Spencer, Brendan Collins and Michelle Colbeck.

7. Going green

Enjoying St Patrick's Day in 2005 are, from the left Danny Ryan, Carol Spencer, Brendan Collins and Michelle Colbeck.
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Back in 2003, this excited duo were waiting for the parade to start through Halifax town centre

8. Ready for the parade

Back in 2003, this excited duo were waiting for the parade to start through Halifax town centre
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