The Illingworth Messenger – July and August 2019

There’s lots going on in and around Illingworth and the combined July and August edition of the Illingworth Messenger which contains details of events, activities, local news and much more!

The messenger is advertising the next Daisy Chain Cafe on Wednesday 10 July, Cafe at the Moor, help with quitting smoking,  and much more!

A reminder also that the Boys Brigade 50th Anniversary event is on Saturday 29 June, 6:00pm with a pie and pizza supper at 8:00pm

As usual lots of local services are advertised and there are updates of local teams etc.

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 irene.mu@blueyonder.co.uk

Singspiration Community Choir at Mount Zion Methodist Heritage Chapel

Mount Zion Methodist Heritage Chapel, Per Lane, Ogden HX2 8XG is holding a concert by Singspiration, a local community fun choir on Monday 8 July, 6:30pm.

There is a suggested £3 donation for adult entry which will be donated to charity.

For more information email paulaprosser@blueyonder.co.uk

Singspiration Choir are a friendly, fun choir who enjoy singing and the benefits singing can have. They believe singing promotes a sense of well being, builds confidence and is good for both physical and mental health.

They meet on Mondays, 6:00pm – 8:00pm (with a little break for a cuppa and a chit chat) at Halifax Golf Club, Union Lane, Ogden, HX2 8XR.

There are no auditions, no music to read, and they sing a variety of music styles. They try not to use musical terms and refer to each section as tops, middles and bottoms. Choir members are free to decide which part they want to sing in.

Anyone over 16 yrs welcome.

For more information please call either Linda 07739 397892, or Pat on 01422 244854 or 07940 293578 or look them up on Facebook.

The choir are very friendly and always look forward to meeting new people interested in singing in the choir and having fun.

 

Ward Forum Grants Now Open to Applications for up to £500

It’s Back!

The ever popular ward forum grants scheme for 2019/2020 is back, if you have an idea for a project that is going to benefit your local community and need a small grant of up to £500 then please apply. The criteria for the grant is quite varied but it must benefit the community, it is preferred that your group has a constitution and bank account, but if you haven’t you still may get funding.

If you have an idea for a project in your area and want some advice then please contact Tony King on 0300 555 0266 or email Tony.king@calderdale.gov.uk

One thing you must do is make sure you put as much information on the application form, many projects will not be funded due to poor application forms.

The deadline for the first round of grants is 31st August 2019.

The deadline for the second round of grants is 30th November 2018.

However if you would like a grant before the deadlines please submit your application and include why you need the grant before the deadline.

Good Luck!

To apply for the grant please open the link below;

https://halifaxnorthandeast.com/ward-forum-grants/apply/

New Mum’s Wellbeing Event at Illingworth Children’s Centre

Illingworth Children’s Centre, Occupation Lane HX2 9RL are hosting a New Mum’s Wellbeing Event on Thursday 20 June, 12:00pm-3:00pm.

The event is being held by the Calderdale Breastfeeding Peer Support Service and Health Visitors and will be a relaxed, informal afternoon with plenty to do for you and your children. There will be tea and light refreshments available.

On offer there will be;

  • hand and arm massage
  • nail painting
  • baby massage information
  • free raffle
  • reflexology
  • baby footprints

For more information call the Children’s Centre on 01422 243633.

Have Your Say! Mixenden Ward Forum – Tuesday 25 June 2019

Meet the Services at the Mixenden Ward Forum on Tuesday 25 June 2019, 6:30pm  at Holy Nativity Church, Mixenden HX2 8RX.

6:30pm refreshments and signing in and the meeting starts at 7:00pm.

Up for discussion:

  • North Halifax Transformation – David Greenfield
  • West Yorkshire Police Update
  • Councillor Updates

Click here to view the full agenda…

Minutes of the last meeting held on Tuesday 26 March 2019 can be viewed here.

With the new General Data Protection Regulations, we have not been able to contact some of the regular attendees who have not opted into our email list to remind them of the next Ward Forum meetings. Please remind any friends and neighbours that this is your chance to give your views and have a say what matters to you.

Have Your Say! Illingworth Ward Forum – Tuesday 18 June 2019

The Illingworth Ward Forum is a chance to talk tell us what matters to you in your area and the meeting includes the Neighbourhood Watch group and a police update.

Come along on Tuesday 18 June 2019 at Illingworth Fire Station, Keighley Road, Illingworth, HX2 9LL

Refreshments and signing in from 6:00pm, meeting starts at 6:30pm.

 

With the new General Data Protection Regulations, we may not have not been able to contact some of the regular attendees who have not opted into our email list to remind them of the next Ward Forum meetings. Please remind any friends and neighbours that this is your chance to give your views and have a say what matters to you.

Up for discussion:

  • Current Ward issues
  • Neighbourhood Watch & Police Update
  • Local Updates

The full agenda can be downloaded by clicking on the link Illingworth Agenda Tuesday 18 June 2019.

To find out the latest from the Illingworth Ward Forum held on Tuesday 19 March, you can download the minutes here.

For more information email team@halifaxandnortheast.com

 

NE Ward Forum Review – feedback

Thank you to everyone who completed our questionnaire. Please find below the findings.

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