Eureka 2020 Access All Areas clubs

Our popular Access All Areas clubs offer different sensory play craft activities. Places are limited and most clubs are fully booked, so get your places on remaining clubs now!

Our clubs are free, include some time exploring the museum before getting crafty and creative with our trained Enablers, and the whole family is invited!

Remember: Places MUST be booked in advance, and clubs do tend to fill up. So give us a call on 01422 330069 to book your places. You can read more about each creative theme on our website.

  • Tuesday 14th April – Sensory Play (Down syndrome)
  • Tuesday 21st July – Summer Fun
  • Tuesday 28th July – Print Making

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We’re holding an Ear Defender Amnesty!
We lend out ear defenders for visitors with sensory conditions who might find the many sounds of Eureka! a bit overwhelming, but our stocks are running low. Have you borrowed a pair and accidentally taken them home? We’d love to have them back if poss, just drop them in – no questions asked



Discovery Road, Halifax, West Yorkshire
Tel: 01422 330069 or Visit our website

New workshops at Eureka for children with visual impairments – British Science Week


New workshops for children with visual impairments

To celebrate British Science Week on Sunday 15th March we’ll be running FREE workshops for children with visual impairments aged 7-11 to explore the solar system.

Join us for our Tactile Universe workshops and use 3D models and sensory activities developed by astrophysicists from the University of Portsmouth to explore the wonders of space and astronomy.

Children will get to create their own mini 3D models of the solar system to take home. Find out more on our website.

Places are free for visually impaired children aged 7-11 years and their families but must be booked in advance. Places are limited, so call Trizia on 01422 330069 or email to book your place.

Have your event at the OSCA Foundation bar and function suite!

The OSCA Foundation bar and function suite are available for hire free of charge.

Our ample dance and bar room suite as well as the activity area are a great venue to host your events, parties and celebrations.

Based at Forest Cottage on Cousin Lane, we provide spacious rooms, drinks at competitive prices and ample off street parking.

The public bar is open every Sunday from 12 noon through 9pm and from Saturday March 28 it will be open from 12 noon until late.

Why not come down to take a look at what we offer?

For more information or to book, contact Steve Smith on 07727 860731.

We look forward to celebrating with you!

Find us:
Forest Cottage, Cousin La, Halifax HX2 8AD
Tel: 01422 254220


OSCA Foundation: Ovenden Sports Community Arena

The Illingworth Messenger – March 2020

The latest Illingworth March 2020 Messenger is out, with details of services, events, group announcements, activities, local news and much more!

Read the latest messenger here…

If you would like something advertised in the Illingworth Messenger, items can be handed in to your church representative, dropped off at Illingworth Moor Good-As-New Shop or emailed direct to Irene Mulhall at

New Tai Chi classes at Threeways Sports Centre Starting March 5, 2020

There’s a new Tai Chi class at Threeways Sports Centre every morning on Thursday 10.30 – 11.30am. First class is on March 5th, 2020.

Tai Chi is a form of gentle exercise with several health benefits, promoting, among other things, improved balance, improved circulation and overall health, calmness and well being.

It is suitable to all levels of fitness, can be adapted to those rehabilitating from injury or medical condition.

Price £4.00 per person.

For more information, contact the instructor, Yvonne Richardson on


Venue: Threeways Sports Centre, Nursery Lane, Ovenden, HX3 5SX


5th International Women’s Day Celebrations 2020 -The WomenCentre

The WomenCentre invite you to the Northern Quarter in Huddersfield for an evening celebrating the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women.

Come join us on this free event, including food, talk and a musical event showcasing local female talent, as well as an after party!

This is a charity event and all performers will be giving their time for free. There is no fee on the door but donations will be ecouraged & gratefully received. They will then proceed to the Huddersfield WomenCentre – a fabulous organisation that supports mental health wellbeing of women in Kirklees.

For the day schedule and list of acts, visit the Event’s Facebook page.

More Information on Facebook

Everyone is very welcome to join us for this special evening and we look forward to seeing you there!

Venue: Northern Quarter, 28 Wood Street, Huddersfield HD1 1DU

Illingworth Ward Forum meeting Date Change to Tuesday March 10

Please note the change in date for the Illingworth Ward Forum. It is now on Tuesday March 10. The venue remains the same, Bradshaw Cricket Club, 15A Bradshaw Ln, Halifax HX2 9XB

Dates for all March 2020 Ward Forum Meetings can be found here

Look forward to seeing you then.

For enquiries, contact:

Tony King, Ward Coordinator
North East Halifax Neighbourhood Team
87 Turner Avenue, Ovenden, Halifax, HX2 8EF

Tel: 0300 555 0266 email: