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.

Denby Dale Parish Countryside Project

Denby Dale Parish Countryside Project covers an area of approximately 50 square kilometres in the South East of Kirklees District. The project has the aims of conserving, enhancing and promoting environmental quality, recreational opportunity and ecological sustainability throughout Denby Dale Parish.

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Denby Dale Walkers are Welcome Group

We are a group of volunteers, supported by the Denby Dale Countryside Officer, who aim to promote walking in and around Denby Dale. We have produced 18 walk leaflets (on our website, with printed copies also available) and help to maintain local PRoWs. We are affiliated to the national WaW body.

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Dewsbury Partnership, The

The regeneration of activity of all types in Dewsbury and the North Kirklees area with the intention of improving the quality of life, the economic potential and the quality of the environment.

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Don Catchment Rivers Trust

Don Catchment Rivers Trust has been established to help protect and restore the rivers in the River Don catchment area, this includes not just the River Don but also the River Dearne, River Rother and other rivers such as the Sheaf, Went, Ea Beck and many others. Our rivers are a valuable asset which tell […]

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Don, Dearne & Rother Network

The Don, Dearne & Rother Network is the name of the catchment partnership for the Don catchment. We are a network of organisations working together towards the ‘catchment based approach’ and our vision is for “Healthy, Resilient Rivers for Nature and People”.

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East Bierley Preservation Society

To preserve the beauty of the village of East Bierley to Green Flasg Community standard. To maintain the green belt around the village. To maintain a committee to uphold the above.

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EcoHolmes Community Land Trust

EcoHolmes CLT is a community-led housing organisation based in the Holme Valley, planning to provide affordable low-energy homes for local people in need – for rent and/or shared ownership – by acquiring land and holding it as a community asset in perpetuity. EcoHolmes also recognises that homes for the future in a climate changed world […]

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Emley & Emley Moor Community Group

We are a village resident group with the aim to create better social & environmental well being in our rural area across all age groups. This includes book lending, cafe, film nights, chair yoga, youth club, litter picks, flower planters and footpath clearing and gardening projects.

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Emley First School PTA

Emley First School PTA is a group of parents, grandparents, care givers and teachers who try to improve life for the pupils at Emley First School by raising money for new equipment and trips alongside community events.

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