Natural Kirklees – A Strategic Action Plan for the Green Space Network

Natural Kirklees is about developing a strategic partnership for green spaces, especially with
Kirklees Council (and Kirklees Environment Partnership (KEP) for environmental issues in
general), which is responsible for looking after many areas of greenspace within the district
although this work also includes land owned by others.

fairandfunky GO GREEN!

fairandfunky sponsorship opportunity at The fairandfunky GO GREEN Conference for Schools. Holmfirth based CIC, fairandfunky are looking for businesses who care about their local and global environments to GO GREEN and inspire the next generation to live a sustainable lifestyle and change the world! GO GREEN and sponsor the fairandfunky conference at £100 and become […]

Students call on Huddersfield University to go Fossil Free

On Wednesday 13 April 2016 students, climate campaigners and several dinosaurs descended on Huddersfield University’s Central Services building calling upon the University to go Fossil Free and divest from any investments in oil, gas and coal companies. The campaigners from Students for Sustainability and Huddersfield Friends of the Earth collected petition signatures and undertook photostunts […]

Rail User Group shows the benefits of two new northern franchises

The latest issue of Track Record, the newsletter of the Huddersfield Penistone & Sheffield Rail Users Association is out. It outlines the planned improvements anticipated in the new franchises, operated by Arriva Rail North and First Transpennine Express, that started on 1st April.

Aire and Calder Catchment Partnership Workshops

The Aire and Calder Catchment Partnership is working with Yorkshire Wildlife Trust to develop and “Actionable Plan” to guide medium-term improvements in the rivers and their catchments. A key part of this process involves engaging community organisations and we have arranged several workshops to help with this. These are ideal opportunities for us all to […]