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The Great Huddersfield Cleanup

      Huddersfield news outlet organising mass litter-pick Looking for more volunteers and support Huddersfield Times Ltd recently announced The Great Huddersfield Cleanup (GHCU), a community event. The GHCU invites people to sign up to litter-picking in key points identified as litter hotspots on the routes into the town centre, over the 3-day end […]

Burton Dean Community Field Trim Trail

BURTON  DEAN  COMMUNITY  FIELD  TRIM TRAIL   (KIRKBURTON) Burton  Environment Group (BEG)   Kirklees / Cobbett  Project The extension of the previous trail and addition of 3 simple exercise stations was originally funded by Cobbett Environmental Ltd (Landfill site agency) in  2019 with a grant of  10K. This was followed by grants of £5100 and £1650 in […]

How can more people come together to make local places better?

We’ve all seen over the past year how brilliant the people in our local places are. We believe that working with and alongside each other is the best way to make the places where we live, work and play better. So we hope you’ll want to be part of these online workshops about how we can help more people feel confident in their own ability to change things in our local places – to have influence as active citizens.

Growing Great Places can help communities recover, reconnect and thrive

The Growing Great Places community crowdfunding programme is back this spring. Got a great idea to help your community recover, reconnect and thrive? Growing Great Places can help you to get your idea off the ground. Successful projects could receive a pledge of up to £5,000 from Kirklees Council.