Friends of Batley Station celebrated the launch of the station revival on 27 May. With hours of volunteer work and support of local business, the improved gateway to the town is an example of increased community involvement in our rail services.
Volunteering conference and masterclass Monday 6th June. This year’s annual People Helping People event is focused on impact. Hear about new innovations and share great practice on working effectively with volunteers.
Grants available – Arts in the Neighbourhood. Deadline for Round 1 May 31 2016
Heritage Lottery Fund Workshop for Community & Arts Organisations on Thursday 9th June (10 – 12) at Huddersfield University
This piece looks at the recent experience of Greenstreams in securing business support for its work along the River Colne.
A structure for the new umbrella organisation, Environment Kirklees, has been proposed by a working group. It suggests a new membership based association and a not-for profit company as the “delivery body”.
Walking for Health – Volunteer Walk Leader Training 2016
Honley Village Community Trust – another Tesco bag success
WE WILL GET £10,000 grant from Tesco Bags of Help
A report from Huddersfield Friends of the Earth about the “sustainability gap” in the Kirklees Local Plan is the main topic of a meeting on 25th May which will also discuss the future of KEP.
Tesco Bag money means improvements at West End Park, Cleckheaton