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The home of the Brontes was awash with colour.

A Steampunk festival is taking place in Haworth, West Yorkshire (Danny Lawson/PA)
A Steampunk festival is taking place in Haworth, West Yorkshire (Danny Lawson/PA)

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The historic town of Haworth is playing host to dozens of steampunk enthusiasts over the weekend.

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The West Yorkshire home of the famous Bronte sisters will feature entertainment from musicians and dancers, as well as vintage vehicles and a steampunk masquerade ball.

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Now in its seventh year, the event – promoted by White Rose Yorkshire Steampunks – aims to raise money for Manorlands Hospice and is supported by the historic Kieghley and Worth Valley Railway.

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