Category Archives: Young People

FREE half term activities at Orange Box for ages 11+

Get all arty in our arts and crafts sessions; beat your friends at table tennis; sing your favourite tunes with karaoke in the atrium; climb to new heights in our bouldering tunnel; see what you can do wearing a bumper … Continue reading

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FREE May Half Term Activities at Orange Box

FREE half term activities for ages 11+ return to Orange Box Tuesday 30 May to Friday 2 June between 2 pm and 4 pm. Get all arty in our arts and crafts sessions; beat your friends at table tennis; sing … Continue reading

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North and East Halifax Friday Flyer 19 May – OUT NOW!!

Click here to view the latest Friday Flyer… Featuring Youth Scrutiny Panel – Mixenden and Ovenden Free Advice and Help from Citizens Advice Calderdale This weekend! West Yorkshire Police Band Concert The Friday Flyer is our weekly e-newsletter which includes … Continue reading

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FREE School Holiday Activities at Mixenden Activity Centre

FREE Spring Bank holiday activities will once again take place at Mixenden Activity Centre on the following dates during the holidays: Tuesday 30th May Thursday 1st June Meet Heather Stout at the Activity Centre at 2pm for a FREE 1 hour … Continue reading

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Sports Camps Over Half Term

A number of events are being held at the Inspire Sports and Fitness Centre at Calderdale College over the half term holiday. From Tuesday 30 May to Friday 2 June there will be a 4 day Mixed Sport Camp led … Continue reading

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Junior Fun and Fitness Cricket Sessions

Illingworth CC has joined with the English Cricket Board to run All Stars Cricket over the next eight weeks starting Friday 19th May – 6.30 – 7.30pm. to run All Stars Cricket sessions on Friday evenings aimed at girls and … Continue reading

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Youth Scrutiny Panel – Mixenden and Ovenden

Young people from The Mixenden Activity Centre have set up a Youth Scrutiny Panel to try and understand some of the issues young people face in these present times. Heather Stout, from the Mixenden Initiative, was approached by PC Jonny … Continue reading

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Taekwondo Grading Success

25 members of Threeways based North Halifax Taekwondo were celebrating after passing there most recent successful assessments and advancements in grade.  The assessments were conducted at the clubs training halls at Threeways Sports Centre, Nursery Lane, Halifax by the undefeated … Continue reading

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What’s on at Square Chapel – 2017 Summer Brochure

There’s lots to enjoy  including family shows, comedy, music, movies and much more on offer at Square Chapel so why not take a look at the Summer 2017 Brochure and find something for you and your family. Click here to view the … 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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North and East Halifax Friday Flyer 12 May – OUT NOW!!

Click here to view the latest Friday Flyer… Featuring Boosting your energy and saving money with NHP Energy Levels! Look out for the summer floral displays in Halifax Town Centre! Shelf Pre-School Garden Party! Join us tonight as we celebrate the … Continue reading

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Look out for the summer floral displays in Halifax Town Centre

Junior Wardens from Lee Mount Primary School made the most of the sunshine on Wednesday 10 May by visiting Shroggs Park where they took part in a litter pick and planted flowers which will soon be part of the stunning … Continue reading

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National Children’s Day 2017 this Sunday 14th May

Come along to Eureka! to celebrate this years National Children’s Day on Sunday 14 May. A chance for kids to be kids at the UK’s leading interactive museum for children as they celebrate this national day dedicated to children. National … Continue reading

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Community Fun Day at the new Halifax Academy Primary School

Saturday 20 May, 12pm to 4pm The Halifax Academy Primary Building, Spring Hall Lane. Grace Baptist Church and The Halifax Academy invite you to a Community Fun Day at The Halifax Academy Primary Building. Join them for an afternoon of … Continue reading

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Tennis Parties at Queens Sports Club

Children’s tennis parties are a great way to celebrate whilst doing something fun and learning new skills.  Supporting LTA’s Tennis for Kids Programme, Queens Sports Club are offering tennis parties run by qualified coaches.  All their parties are planned on … Continue reading

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Better Living Families Clubs

The Better Living Service in Calderdale run Better Living Families Clubs at various locations. Enjoy lots of fun activities and learn more about healthier lifestyles with our friendly Better Living Trainers. FUN GUARANTEED!!!!!! For more details and to book your … Continue reading

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North Halifax Star 2017: Young People of the Year – WINNER ANNOUNCED!

WINNER: Jorden Scanlon Jorden Scanlon is a highly committed young man who is happy to focus on making North Halifax a better place and to ensure that the young people in the area have the right tools for a better … Continue reading

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North Halifax Star 2017: Contribution to Children and Young People – WINNER ANNOUNCED!

WINNER: Gillian Bolton Gillian Bolton has served Lee Mount Girls Brigade for around 50 years where she started out as a young girl attending the brigade before eventually going up through the stages to become Captain, then District Commandant. She has … Continue reading

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North Halifax Star 2017: Community Involvement – WINNER ANNOUNCED!

WINNER: Halifax RUFC Halifax Rugby Union club holds the record for the most wins in the Yorkshire Challenge Cup – 13, and for providing four England internationals ( including two British Lions ) between 1924 and 1966. Founded in 1919 the … Continue reading

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Healthy Minds ‘Head Space’ course

  Do you want to improve how you’re feeling in a fun, friendly and relaxed atmosphere? – Then the NEW course – ‘Head Space’ might be just what you’re looking for! Healthy Minds is a small local mental health charity. … Continue reading

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