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Grow your own this Autumn

The nights may be drawing in, but there’s still lots you can get growing at this time of year. You can pick up some seeds and plants at Growing Newsome’s Autumn event.

Kirklees Council Play Strategy consultation online

Kirklees Council now have the Play Strategy consultation online. They have just shared it to  social media (twitter and Facebook) and they would really appreciate it if you could send it to interested colleagues, promote it, or send it out to any interested groups. The survey is here: https://www.snapsurveys.com/wh/s.asp?k=150591065381 The draft strategy is here: http://www.kirklees.gov.uk/beta/delivering-services/pdf/play-strategy.pdf […]

Government Response to the Select Committee Report: The Future of Public Parks

Government Response to the Select Committee Report: The Future of Public Parks   Dear Friends This week the Government announced its response to the growing chorus of alarm over the under funding crisis facing the UK’s public green spaces. It at last acknowledges the need for action to safeguard parks, but has not committed any […]

Chainsaw Volunteers

Ravensthorpe Residents Action Group are looking for somebody who has experience of using a chain saw and the appropriate licence.