Find Your Way in Beechwood Park

British Orienteering would like to introduce you to the Sport England funded project, Find Your Way.

Find Your Way is a initiative to introduce the sport of Orienteering into the community.

Over the summer there will be free half term holiday activities, for children and families, including running events in Beechwood Park on the 1st June.

If you fancy giving it a go, you can find out more here….

Historic Church Open Day

On Monday 1st of May there is free entry into a historic Church open day at Christ Church, Church Lane, Pellon, Halifax, HX2 0EF, 10am – 3pm. There are refreshments available.

What can you expect? Keep on reading:

Guided Tours of the Historic Graveyard and Church throughout the day 10am – 2pm led by David Ramanauskas a local author and member of the Church

Memorials and Graves of 100 Soldiers

Colours of the Duke of Wellington’s Regiment

The Soldier who served in the Napoleonic Wars 1813 and much more….


Facebook – Friends of Christ Church Pellon Cemetery

Help tackle issues and improve the area where you live!

This six question survey is completely anonymous and should only take 2 minutes to complete.

Refer a friend to become a volunteer

Do you have a chatty friend that you know would love to make a difference to a lonely or isolated person?

Why don’t you refer them to Staying Well’s telephone befriending scheme to become a volunteer…

Staying Well offer a comprehensive volunteer package; lots of support, laughs and training (including stammering awareness, managing anxiety and stopping smoking).

Send Staying Well an email to find out more or give us a call on 01422 392767.

For more information please visit Staying Well’s website.


VAC would like to invite you to join the next cohort for the FREE ENGAGEMENT CHAMPIONS training which is open to EVERYONE in the VCSE sector- volunteers, employees, service users/members.

The training leads to an accreditation of individuals to help deliver engagement and consultation activities on behalf of the NHS West Yorkshire ICB.

To gain an insight into what it is to be an Engagement Champion and the projects you could be involved in visit the website.

Free help and support to stop smoking

Meet your North Halifax community stop smoking advisors, Chris and Donna, at Kevin Pearce Children’s Centre on a Thursday morning.