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 for Free and can get involved in shaping the future of the Natural environment in Kirklees through partnerships with other groups.  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.

Newsome Ward Community Forum

To enable people who live and work in the Newsome Ward to come together, share information and support each other. To enable people to influence decision making in their own areas, and to be able to work together for the benefit of their communities.One of the things we do is oversee maintenance of Hey Green […]

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Old Moll Spring Community Interest Company

As an organization we work on our site in Honley to maintain and preserve the woodland. While always looking to enhance the woodland to provide additional habitats for the natural world. Everybody is welcome to come and enjoy the woodland and get involved in supporting the natural world.

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Our Community Works

Our Community Works is a non-political group. We take an active role in developing and improving facilities for all age groups within the village and surrounding areas of Shelley and Shepley. Our aim is to restore and protect our fantastic history for future generations. The Trust is necessary to raise funds for existing and future […]

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Ride Kirklees

We are a mountain bike advocacy group, who aim to develop a network of off-road cycling trails and carry out bridleway maintenance. We are a group made up of riders with a variety of skills including environmental conservation and construction. We champion the Be Nice Say Hi campaign as well as the ‘Trash free trails’ […]

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River Holme Connections

A river charity that is passionate about making the River Holme a better place for people and wildlife. With the help of dedicated volunteers, we work to improve biodiversity, tackle invasive non-native species, clean up green spaces, educate people about the importance of river ecosystems and improve recreational opportunities for the whole community. We work […]

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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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