Todmorden Game and Country Fair 2019

Todmorden Game and Country Fair 2019 will be held this year on Saturday 29 June at Centre Vale Park, Todmorden.

There is an enormous amount going on with the usual food and trade stalls, bar etc. plus Birds of Prey, Martial Arts Display, Ferret Racing, Farrier Displays, Hebden Bridge Junior Band, Stone Carving, Chain-Saw Carving, Dry Stone Walling and children’s activities.

There will be a horse display, sheep, donkeys and camels!

On the mechanical front there will be vintage cars and tractors and a flight simulator.

Tickets on the day are adults £6, children (6-15) £3 and a family ticket (2 adults and 2 children) for £15. All these can be purchased at cheaper rates pre-day online at  https://todmordengameandcountryfair.co.uk/

This event has been sponsored by Calderdale Council.

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.

Shared Lives Week 17-23 June 2019

Shared Lives of Calderdale provides personalised day services, short breaks and long-term living arrangements for young people and adults with learning disabilities, mental health needs and older people.

The service is provided by over thirty Shared Lives Carers who have been carefully selected and approved to provide support in their own homes, out in the community or in the homes of people who need extra help and support at home.

If you would like to learn more about Shared Lives please pick up a leaflet or get in touch by visiting www.calderdale.gov.uk or call 01422 393887.

 

Have Your Say! Warley Ward Forum – Saturday 8 June 2019

Just a reminder of Warley Ward Forum on Saturday 8 June 2019, 9:30am at St. Columba’s ChurchHighroad Well Lane, Pellon, Halifax HX2 0QF.

This is your chance to have a say in what matters to you in the Warley Ward and surrounding areas.

9:30am refreshments and signing in. 10:00am 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:

  • Police Update
  • Community Updates
  • Staying Well in Warley
  • Ward Forum Grants

The minutes of the last meeting held on Wednesday 6 March 2019 can be downloaded here.

Spring Bank Holiday Waste and Recycling Collection Dates

Please remember your Waste and Recycling Collections will be a day later through bank holiday weeks.

Usual collection day:                                          Collection will be on:

Monday 27 May                                                     Tuesday 28 May
Tuesday 28 May                                                     Wednesday 29 May
Wednesday 29 May                                             Thursday 30 May
Thursday 30 May                                                   Friday 31 May
Friday 31 May                                                          Saturday 1 June

Collections should be back to your usual scheduled day by Monday 3 June. 

We prefer flat plastic!
Please remember also to squash your cans and plastics before placing them in the white bag; they will take up less room so you can fit more in the sack and it will help the items to stay more securely inside the sack on a windy day.

 

 

 

XS Leisure Activity Days Tuesday 28 – Friday 31 May 2019

XS provides a wide range of exciting activities to help children stay healthy. Try out some new sporting activities, play and help improve their skills. Each day offers a variety of the activities as shown below.

  • Registration from 8:00am-9:00am
  • Activities from 9.30am-5:00pm
  • Pick up between 5.00pm-6.00pm (or earlier if arranged)

Over the school holidays the sessions will run from Tuesday 28 May – Friday 31 May (4 day week)

Prices

Costs: £22.50 a day & £77.50 for a 4 day week

(Passport to Leisure £17.25 a day & £59.20 a week).

Numbers are limited, so in order to secure a place, booking is essential. To book a place, complete the PDF iconXS booking form (one for each child) and take it to one of our leisure facilities. A member of staff will be happy to help you. You will need to pay at time of booking.

Activities include:

  • Roller Blading / Inline Skating – Discover a new lifestyle, transfer your skills to skate parks.
  • Karate – Self-defence training by a 3rd Dan qualified instructor, no sparring done.
  • Sports Mix – A mixture of the activities above and more traditional sport.
  • Fun Swim – Bring swimming kit on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays. Also appropriate clothing to walk to and from Halifax Pool.
  • Rugby – Fun rugby skills for all abilities

 

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.

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:

  • Police Update
  • Community Updates
  • Ward Forum Grants

The minutes of the last meeting held on Tuesday 26 March 2019 can be downloaded here.