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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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Growing Newsome

We’re a thriving community of food growers. Join us at our friendly community allotment in Newsome where we learn how to grow together. Come along to our events to meet others who are interested in local food and find everything you need to get growing. We organise the annual Huddersfield Potato Day and Seed Swap […]

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Growing Works

Growing Works nurtures healthy lives and communities outdoors. By connecting people with their environment and providing supportive activities we help to improve health, happiness and encourage engagement within communities. Participants generally are vulnerable or isolated people, many affected by mental or physical ill health or disabilities. Our main projects are: Bud: Supporting adults through therapeutic […]

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Meltham Walkers are Welcome

Guided walks (monthly & free to all). Creation of new waymarked and documented walks. Volunteers inspect local footpaths ahead of each walk and either perform minor improvements or report to Kirklees. Volunteers have adopted a local park (Meltham Pleasure Grounds) in partnership with Kirklees Parks & Green Spaces. Monthly work-parties plus several volunteers attend weekly. […]

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Scissett Community Garden Project

We are transforming 1000sqm plot to north of St Augustine’s Church, Scisset from an overgrown patch of ground into a community garden and orchard. So far we have layered the central hedge, completed most of the necessary tree work and started to improve access along defined paths. We are already growing vegetables & fruit in […]

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Ten Villages Conservation Group

The 10 villages conservation group is a practical conservation group which undertakes a task once a month around the Denby Dale parish, led by the countryside officer. A major project is the linking of two communities of Great Crested Newts and we also monitor the River Dearne for pollution, based on riverfly sampling. We also […]

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