Category Archives: May

FREE half term activities at Orange Box for ages 11+

Get all arty in our arts and crafts sessions; beat your friends at table tennis; sing your favourite tunes with karaoke in the atrium; climb to new heights in our bouldering tunnel; see what you can do wearing a bumper … Continue reading

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Memory Lane Cafe in Sowerby Bridge

Memory Lane Café was established in early 2016 and aims to support people living with memory loss including their family, carers and friends by providing information, emotional support, as well as the opportunity to share experiences with others, and ultimately … Continue reading

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FREE May Half Term Activities at Orange Box

FREE half term activities for ages 11+ return to Orange Box Tuesday 30 May to Friday 2 June between 2 pm and 4 pm. Get all arty in our arts and crafts sessions; beat your friends at table tennis; sing … Continue reading

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Halifax Sailing Club Open Day

Halifax Sailing Club invites you and your family to try out sailing or windsurfing for free at our club open day. On May 21st 2017 the club will be providing free taster sessions as part of the RYA’s national Push the Boat … Continue reading

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

Click here to view the latest Friday Flyer… Featuring Youth Scrutiny Panel – Mixenden and Ovenden Free Advice and Help from Citizens Advice Calderdale This weekend! West Yorkshire Police Band Concert The Friday Flyer is our weekly e-newsletter which includes … Continue reading

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FREE School Holiday Activities at Mixenden Activity Centre

FREE Spring Bank holiday activities will once again take place at Mixenden Activity Centre on the following dates during the holidays: Tuesday 30th May Thursday 1st June Meet Heather Stout at the Activity Centre at 2pm for a FREE 1 hour … Continue reading

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Sports Camps Over Half Term

A number of events are being held at the Inspire Sports and Fitness Centre at Calderdale College over the half term holiday. From Tuesday 30 May to Friday 2 June there will be a 4 day Mixed Sport Camp led … Continue reading

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Junior Fun and Fitness Cricket Sessions

Illingworth CC has joined with the English Cricket Board to run All Stars Cricket over the next eight weeks starting Friday 19th May – 6.30 – 7.30pm. to run All Stars Cricket sessions on Friday evenings aimed at girls and … Continue reading

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Volunteer with the Halifax Street Angels

Want to become a Street Angel and help make Halifax and Sowerby Bridge a better and safer place to have a night out? Or maybe you just want to help out behind the scenes? Why volunteer Full basic first aid … Continue reading

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Halifax Swimming Pool – Mates Rates offer

Right now Halifax Swimming Pool have ‘Mates Rates’ offer … if a member recommends a friend they will both get a free month…or two friends can join together and both get a month free .. join online then let our … Continue reading

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Walking with the CREW Heart Support Group

The CREW Heart Support Group Tuesday walking group were at Colden Clough recently. Tony led 20 keen hikers around a 5 mile route and read them some poetry before they dined at the NEW DELIGHT. Our latest walk was to … Continue reading

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Taekwondo Grading Success

25 members of Threeways based North Halifax Taekwondo were celebrating after passing there most recent successful assessments and advancements in grade.  The assessments were conducted at the clubs training halls at Threeways Sports Centre, Nursery Lane, Halifax by the undefeated … Continue reading

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What’s on at Square Chapel – 2017 Summer Brochure

There’s lots to enjoy  including family shows, comedy, music, movies and much more on offer at Square Chapel so why not take a look at the Summer 2017 Brochure and find something for you and your family. Click here to view the … Continue reading

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North and East Halifax Friday Flyer 12 May – OUT NOW!!

Click here to view the latest Friday Flyer… Featuring Boosting your energy and saving money with NHP Energy Levels! Look out for the summer floral displays in Halifax Town Centre! Shelf Pre-School Garden Party! Join us tonight as we celebrate the … Continue reading

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Look out for the summer floral displays in Halifax Town Centre

Junior Wardens from Lee Mount Primary School made the most of the sunshine on Wednesday 10 May by visiting Shroggs Park where they took part in a litter pick and planted flowers which will soon be part of the stunning … Continue reading

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National Children’s Day 2017 this Sunday 14th May

Come along to Eureka! to celebrate this years National Children’s Day on Sunday 14 May. A chance for kids to be kids at the UK’s leading interactive museum for children as they celebrate this national day dedicated to children. National … Continue reading

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Beat It Night Halifax Super Hero Theme!

Beat It Night is a monthly social event for people with learning disabilities, physical disabilities and mental health conditions to get together and just have some fun. We wanted to run a night where anyone would feel welcome. Where people … Continue reading

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Community Fun Day at the new Halifax Academy Primary School

Saturday 20 May, 12pm to 4pm The Halifax Academy Primary Building, Spring Hall Lane. Grace Baptist Church and The Halifax Academy invite you to a Community Fun Day at The Halifax Academy Primary Building. Join them for an afternoon of … Continue reading

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North Halifax Star 2017: Lifetime Achievement Award – WINNER ANNOUNCED!

WINNER: Margaret Lambert Born in Ovenden, Margaret Lambert has worked with older people since 1983 and began working at Moffat Close where she was a warden for 9 years. Following her time at Moffat Close she started work at Blackburn House … Continue reading

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North Halifax Star 2017: Outstanding Individual Award – WINNER ANNOUNCED!

WINNER: Amanda Rhodes Amanda Rhodes is an individual who goes above and beyond for her local community. She has been volunteering at Illingworth Moor Methodist Church for a few years where she cooked the Friday lunches. She has organised 3 fundraising … Continue reading

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