Lantern Making at Mixenden Addy

A great time was had by all on Wednesday 30 October when members who access Community Support Services at The Addy, Mixenden made lanterns to take to this year’s Lantern Parade.

All are welcome to join this year’s Lantern Parade which will be starting from the lower site of Ash Green Primary School, Mixenden on Tuesday 6 November, 4:30pm-6:00pm. There will be Halloween games and a raffle after the parade along with refreshments.

There will be prizes for the best lantern and the most spooky outfit and the witches will be telling spooky stories outside Mixenden library.


St. Mark’s Church Light Party Tuesday 30 October

St. Mark’s Church, Siddal will be holding a FREE party with food, crafts, activities and games on Tuesday 30 October, 6:00pm-7:30pm.

It is a family event so take along the little ones and celebrate together!

No ticket required, this free event is open to all!

North and East Halifax Friday Flyer 26 October – OUT NOW!

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  • Half Term Activities
  • Halloween and Bonfire Events
  • Still Time to Apply for Ward Forum Grants!
  • Great War Exhibition at Crow Wood Park

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!

Free Halloween Event at Ash Green Children’s Centre

There will be a FREE Halloween event at Ash Green Children’s Centre (Upper Site Portacabin), Clough Lane, HX2 8SN on Wednesday 31 October 2018, 2:00pm-3:30pm.

There will be creative crafts, spooky storytime and a picnic lunch provided.

This is a FREE event and everyone is welcome.

Halloween Event at Creations Children’s Centre

Everyone is invited to a FREE family Halloween event at Creations Community Children’s Centre, Albert Road, Pellon on Tuesday 30 October, 11:00am-12:30pm. Come in fancy dress and have some Halloween fun with all the family with the Play Bus coming, face painting and food and drink provided.

Halloween Disco at The Mill Playcafe

This popular event is back on Saturday 27 October, 5:00pm-7:00pm at The Mill PlaycafeShaw Lane, Halifax HX3 9ET.

DJ Grim Reeper is back with more spooky fun and games. Dust off those fangs and boogie on down to the Mill Playcafe where there will be a spooktacular parteeeeee.

Disco to all your favourite Halloween tunes, win some prizes and get your freak on and show some ghoul moves!

£8 for walkers, £5 for crawlers includes buffet for children.

Souvenir professional photo’s by Samantha Mottram photography at just £3 each, payable on the night.

Full bar and cafe service available (they are licensed).

Booking is essential as this is the most popular event of the year! Book now at Eventbrite.

Halloween Party at Illingworth Children’s Centre

Look forward to a spooky (but not TOO spooky!) Halloween Party at Illingworth Community Children’s Centre, Occupation Lane on Friday 26 October, 4:00pm-5:30pm. 

There will be fancy dress, pass the parcel, biscuit decorating and lantern making.

Whilst the event is free, places are limited so it is advisable to book a place by calling 01422 243633.