Category Archives: Housing&Environment

Lloyds Enable: Settled Futures Project

The Lloyds Bank Foundation has awarded DART (Disability Advice Resource Team) a grant to run a small pilot project. From June 2017 they will provide a holistic support service for people over the age of 65 who are facing upheaval … Continue reading

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Halifax is a Fairtrade Town

Halifax has become the latest town in a growing list of over 600 in the United Kingdom to gain Fairtrade Town status. In April 2017 the Fairtrade Foundation granted Fairtrade status to Halifax. Fairtrade is all about helping the growers … Continue reading

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Ogden Water Practical Days

Help with the ongoing management and new projects designed to look after the wildlife and infrastructure of this Local Nature Reserve. Ogden Water Local Nature Reserve offers a superb opportunity to escape from the stresses and strains of everyday life. … Continue reading

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Pop in to No. 42 for a better life

A new way of providing adult social care is launching in Calderdale to boost the health and wellbeing of local residents. Continue reading

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A fresh look at litter and fly-tipping

Ways to reduce the amount of littering and fly-tipping in Calderdale have been discussed at the meeting of Calderdale Council’s Economy and Environment Scrutiny Panel. At the meeting of the Panel on Thursday 20 April, members of the Litter and … Continue reading

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The Illingworth Messenger – May 2017

There’s lots going on in and around Illingworth and you can find it all in one place! The Illingworth messenger provides information of upcoming events, activities, local news, adverts and much more… read the latest edition here… If you would like something advertised in the Illingworth … Continue reading

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Smart Meters training for frontline workers

With a deadline of 2020 suppliers will need to start installing the remaining 53 million smart meters at an average of 40,000 per day. This smart meter roll out will have significant impact on vulnerable clients in our area. Citizens … Continue reading

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Roils Head Community Clean Up

In response to the build-up of litter, broken bottles and general rubbish on the entrance road up to the Roils Head Moor from the turning circle at the top of Rye Lane, members of the friends of Roils Head Group, … Continue reading

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MixMatch receives a financial boost from the Safer Communities Fund

On 30th April the MixMatch Project received a £1,000 grant from the West Yorkshire Police and Crime Commissioner’s Safer Communities Fund. MixMatch involves activities that break down the barriers between young people and uniformed services by delivery and mentoring by … Continue reading

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Leave the car at home for 1 in 5

A new campaign to encourage people to leave their car at home one day a week will launch in Calderdale this April. By persuading people to take at least one in five of their journeys by bike, foot, train or … Continue reading

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Partners clean up Mount Pellon Community

On Thursday 23 March, partners from Calderdale Councils Safer Cleaner Greener team, Community Wardens, West Yorkshire Fire Service and staff from the North & East Halifax Neighbourhoods team got together for a community Spring Clean around the streets of Mount … Continue reading

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The Illingworth Messenger – April 2017

There’s lots going on in and around Illingworth and you can find it all in one place! The Illingworth messenger provides information of upcoming events, activities, local news, adverts and much more… read the April edition here… If you would like something advertised in the … Continue reading

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Celebrate the stars of Park and Warley – Our Communities Awards 2017

The Our Communities Awards are fast approaching and we’re ready to recognise and celebrate those individuals and groups whose work and commitment has had a positive impact on the communities within the Warley and Park wards of Halifax. Do you … Continue reading

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Still time to nominate your stars for the 2017 North Halifax Neighbourhood Awards

It’s that time of year again… cheer up the dark nights of freezing gloom with warm thoughts about the people who light up our communities. Could this year be the best awards night yet? Find out more at https://halifaxnorthandeast.com/north-halifax-neighbourhood-awards/ Paper nomination … Continue reading

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Important News!

Halifax Neighbourhood Policing Team have received numerous reports of groups of antisocial youths causing issues in Ovenden and Lee Mount and have invoked a Dispersal Order for this weekend! This means that anyone behaving in an antisocial manner or causing … Continue reading

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Have Your Say! Mixenden Ward Forum – 7 Mar 2017

Meet the Services at the Mixenden Ward Forum on Tuesday 7 March 2017. At Holy Nativity Church, HX2 8RX 6.30pm refreshments and signing in Up for discussion: Meet the Services Market Place Stanningley Road Shop Update Traffic Problems Police Update Click here for the … Continue reading

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Have Your Say! Illingworth Ward Forum – 8 March

The Illingworth Ward Forum is a chance to talk to Councillors and local services about issues that matter in your area. The meetings includes the Neighbourhood Watch group and a police update. Come along on Wednesday 8 March 2017 At Illingworth Fire Station, Keighley … Continue reading

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Have Your Say! Ovenden Ward Forum – 22 March

Come along to the Ovenden Ward Forum and have your say on what matters to you in your area. On Wednesday 22 March 2017 At Moorside Community Primary School, HX2 8AP Refreshments and signing in from 6pm. Meeting starts at 6.30pm. … Continue reading

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Nominate your stars for the 2017 North Halifax Neighbourhood Awards

It’s that time of year again… cheer up the dark nights of freezing gloom with warm thoughts about the people who light up our communities. Could this year be the best awards night yet? Find out more at https://halifaxnorthandeast.com/north-halifax-neighbourhood-awards/ Paper nomination … Continue reading

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The Illingworth Messenger – March 2017

There’s lots going on in and around Illingworth and you can find it all in one place! The Illingworth messenger provides information of upcoming events, activities, local news, adverts and much more… read the March edition here… If you would like something advertised in the Illingworth … Continue reading

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