Group Information

Natural Kirklees was formed to support our members and in liaison with Kirklees Council improve our natural environment.

To Find A Group

To find a group simply click on an appropriate Category in the list below or a location in the right sidebar.

To Apply for Membership

Groups can apply for membership and on acceptance be added to the Directory (membership is free) and can get involved in shaping the future of the Natural environment in Kirklees through partnerships with other groups. It is recommended that you have a formal constitution and this is a necessity should you wish to take advantage of our free public liability insurance offering.  Click here to Become a Member.


Benefits include:
  • a free public liability insurance scheme for full members;
  • the ability to borrow tools from our two tool stores for all members;
  • a frequent newsletter with information about funding, good news, training and other useful articles to help your group.
  • quarterly meetings to share information, knowledge and resources with similar groups all across Kirklees.

activities 4 all

activities 4 all run within the windy bank community Centre is aiming to start a gardening club for all members of the community to help combat the loneliness and isolation caused by the pandemic we aim to do this by letting the community plant a range of fruit, vegetables and flowers and the general gardening […]

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Almondbury Action

Almondbury Action is a voluntary community group which was set up in March 2019. Our aim is to involve local people in environmental clean-ups,litter picks and planting projects in order to improve our local area, support wildlife and bring the community together for a positive impact.

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Almondbury Bank Woodland Preservation Group

Keep the woodland clean and tidy for the benefit of the local community, ensure as much as possible for the safety of dog walkers and others, reporting major problems to Kirklees. Work with Kirklees on specific projects as agreed with them. Cut back overgrown paths and overhanging tree growth, maintain path edgings and step risers, […]

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Almondbury Carnegie Friends Association

Almondbury Carnegie Library Friends Association(ALFA) is currently in the process of CAT of the library building in which we plan to hold variety of art, craft and wellbeing activities, groups and classes. Our building will be open for all members of community regardless of their religion, gender, age, abilities or disabilities, race and cultural background.

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Almondbury Support And Care

We are local community group initially we were mutual aid group and now we are concentrating on enhancing local community by providing wider range of services, recently we have started a project Almondbury Gardens at the moment we offer re-distribution of plants, seeds and bulbs to fellow residents so they can increase the number of […]

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Barrie Whitney

Interested in wildlife of the area, birdwatching, rewilding, tree planting and preservation of green belt.

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Batley Cemetery Support Group

Working closely with Kirklees Council to continue the care, upkeep and preservation of Batley Cemetery. Encourage the development of the cemetery as a place of historical interest

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Batley Community Alliance

Batley Community Alliance is an organization representing community and voluntary groups in the Batley area. The associated Gardening Group works in the town centre to maintain and improve the environment – planters, pavement areas and borders, the newly constructed Community Garden (in the Memorial Gardens)

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Birkby Community Wildlife Garden

To create an ecologically diverse environment, encouraging wildlife to the garden and facilitating access for residents and groups from Birkby and the surrounding area for enjoyment and education.

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Birkenshaw Village Association (BVA)

We aim to improve and care for all areas of our village. We now have recently formed a branch of BVA i.e The in Bloom group. We have an annual Christmas Lights display and maintain flower borders.

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