Coffee and Crumpets at Queensbury Community Programme

If you know anyone who could do with getting out of the house, have a cuppa and a chat, then drop in to Queensbury Community Programme for Coffee and Crumpets every Tuesday 10:00am-12:00pm.

Carers, volunteers, relatives and friends are all welcome and perhaps you could make some suggestions on how to help the elderly people of Queensbury.

For more information call Lynda on 07745 683112,  email or call 01274 816748.


Genealogy for Beginners at Queensbury Community Programme

Interested in researching your family tree? This is an ideal course for anyone who wants to start building their family tree and wants to confirm basic steps and recording techniques, both paper and computer based.

Genealogy for Beginners is starting at Queensbury Community Programme, The Bank, 36 High Street BD13 2PA on Wednesday 30 January, 12:45pm-2:45pm for 8 weeks at only £40 for the whole course!

Free online access to Ancestry and Find My Past.

Contact QCP as soon as possible to reserve a place email or call 01274 816748.


Kid’s Crafts Resume at Queensbury Community Programme

Kids Crafts Classes resume at Queensbury Community Project, The Bank, 36 High Street BD13 2PA on Monday 14 January, 4:30pm-6:00pm for 5 weeks – now only £2.50 per class!

With creative crafts, sewing, cards, knitting, modelling and much more for boys and girls aged 7 and over.

Contact QCP as soon as possible to reserve a place email or call 01724 816748.

There are lots of other activities at QCP as well for adults as well as children. See below for details;

Discovering Relaxation at Northowram and Shelf Community Children’s Hub

Starting on Tuesday 8 January 2019, 7:00pm-8:15pm, Northowram and Shelf Children’s Centre Hub, Lydgate, Northowram HX3 7EJ will be hosting a 6 week course learning floor based breath awareness techniques to aid relaxation.

As the course is not delivered by the Children’s Centre, to check the costs and book a place call Helen  on 07925 102461.

For those who would prefer afternoon sessions, Helen is also holding a class starting Monday 7 January, 1:45pm-3:00pm learning chair based breath awareness techniques to aid relaxation.

Community Carols at Buttershaw

The Christingle Family Service will be at St. Michael’s on Sunday 9 December, 4:00pm. 

There will be Community Carols at the Sandale Community Hub near St. Aidan’s on  Buttershaw on Sunday 23 December, 3:00pm  with refreshments being served.

All are welcome.

Have Your Say! Northowram and Shelf Ward Forum – 3 December 2018

Northowram and Shelf Ward Forum is on Monday 3 December 2018, 5:30pm at Stone Chair Variety Club, Ing Head Terrace, Shelf, Halifax HX3 7LB.

5:30pm refreshments and signing in. 6:00pm meeting begins.

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.

Up for discussion:

  • Councillor update
  • Policing priorities and update
  • Open forum.
  • Ward Forum Grants

Nativity Festival Christmas Fair at St. Michael and All Angels Church, Shelf

 Nativity Festival Christmas Fair at St. Michael & All Angels Church, Shelf (opposite Lidl) on Saturday 8 December, 2:30pm-5:00pm.

There will be a life size nativity, plus lots of other crib scenes.

Hot dogs, games, tombola, raffle, cake stall and Santa’s Grotto, plus much more.