Singalong with Steve at Blackburn House

Singalong with Steve at Blackburn House, Nursery Lane, Ovenden HX3 5LT.

For aged 60 plus. Steve Brown is a professional musician with a wide range of experience.

Dates (2:00pm on the last Wednesday of each month):

31 October, 28 November, 19 December 2018

30 January, 27 February, 27 March 2019

Stay on for a relaxing time chatting over coffee and cake.

Oh! What A Lovely War at the Wellington Rooms

There will be performances at The Wellington Rooms, Wellington St. South, Halifax HX1 2LY on;

  • Thursday 8 November, 7:30pm
  • Friday 9 November, 7:30pm
  • Saturday 10 November, 5:00pm

Oh! What a Lovely War summarises and comments on the events of the First World War using popular songs of the time, many of which were parodies of older popular songs, and using allegorical settings such as Brighton’s West Pier to criticise the manner in which the eventual victory was won.

Tickets are available through Ticketsource.

North and East Halifax Friday Flyer 19 October – OUT NOW!

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  • Half Term Activities
  • Halloween and Bonfire Events
  • Hog Houses for Sale!
  • Last chance to see – performances and events this weekend.

The Friday Flyer is our weekly e-newsletter which includes upcoming events, activities, information, local services and themes. We hope you will find this informative and useful. Let us know what you think.

Have a great weekend!

Get Active this Autumn

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It’s not all that difficult to squeeze in a few extra exercise sessions during the run up to Christmas and keeping healthy will reap rewards when you come to looking your best during the party season.

To make it even easier we’ve got a fantastic offer to get you started! Join in October and get 12 months membership for the price of 11. That’s 12 months of gyms, pools, courts and classes across Calderdale and with our huge range of activities there’s always something new to try or a new challenge around the corner.

Our fantastic gym instructors are here to help and can provide some top advice about getting fit. Or why not try one of our new classes and exercise with your mates, you can book classes up to 8 days in advance online.
Don’t forget it’s not the amount you exercise and eat between Christmas and New Year that is the problem – it’s what you do between New Year and Christmas that makes the real difference. So sign up for our membership offer today!

From Brighouse to Todmorden wherever you are in Calderdale we’ve got you covered with our special membership offer. #activecalderdale

Quit Smoking this Stoptober!


Report on Wheelchair Services in Calderdale and Kirklees


Halloween Family Event at Creations

Halloween slimeCome to our FREE family event and have some Halloween Family fun with all the family.

On Tuesday 30 October 2018, 11am – 12.30pm

At Creations Children’s Centre, Albert Road, Pellon, HX2 0QD

Food and drink provided. Face painting and Fancy Dress. Everyone invited.

A Sure Start Children Centres – NHP event.