For quite some time plans have been in place to create a vibrant central hub for Mixenden and it seems the development is now starting to move forward. The planning application was validated on Wednesday 23 August and is at a stage where it is now being processed.
You can view the planning application online here – On this site you can view detailed plans and other documents. You can also have your say and leave a comment before Friday 29 September 2017
The application is for the development of a Community Hub, with associated landscaping and parking, followed by the demolition of the existing library, and development of a community garden on the Land West of Post Office site on Mixenden Road.
Design boards are now being displayed in Mixenden library so feel free to pop in and see how your new community areas will look. Members of the project team will be attending the next Ward Forum meeting on Tuesday 5th December where they will be happy to answer any questions you may have.
Enjoy a whole summer packed with activities to keep you occupied from Project_Twelve:31 and our partners, including Bush Craft, Climbing, Water Sports, Football, Bowling and much more.
From Monday 24 July to Saturday 2 September 2017
Activity providers include OSCA Foundation, CI Adventures, Mixenden Activity Centre, Calderdale Council Young People’s Service, St George’s Community Trust, Halifax Swimming Pool and Project_Twelve:31.
Some activities need to be pre booked so take a look through the full Summer Programme below and see what takes your fancy.
For information regarding Project_Twelve:31 call Karen Scanlon on 01422 255402, email email@example.com or find Project_Twelve:31 on Facebook
Here’s what’s on in full!
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Enjoy demonstrations, tours, food, rides, children’s entertainment, dance displays and much more at the 2017 Halifax Police Station Open Day.
Saturday 5 August 2017 – 10.30am to 3pm
At Halifax Police Station, Richmond Close, Halifax, HX1 5TW
Please note – There is no onsite parking for this event and members of the public are advised to use public transport.
If you would like to advertise this event in your premises, you could download the Halifax Police Station Open Day 2017 Poster
The latest round for Ward Forum Grants is open to applications and the deadline has now been extended until Monday 31 July 2017!
If you have a new or existing project that is ongoing and require additional funds; be sure to get your application to us with grants of up to £500 available to community groups and projects in the following wards of North Halifax:
- Northowram & Shelf
- Park & Warley
- Illingworth & Mixenden
The closing date for applications is Monday 31 July 2017.
Click here for further information and to apply for a grant online or email Tony King at Tony.King@calderdale.gov.uk if you require any help.
It is illegal to buy alcohol on behalf of someone who is under 18 and being caught doing so could get you a £90 on-the-spot fine or you may even end up in court with a criminal record and an unlimited fine.
Local partners and the community are working together to tackle underage drinking in the area.
If you have any information relating to the supply of alcohol to young people or drinking on the street, please contact the police on 101.
For more information on the harm underage drinking can lead to visit www.drinkaware.co.uk/advice/underage-drinking
Calderdale Local Offer are offering FREE trampoline sessions for disabled children & young people aged 6 – 18 years.
Thursday 22 June 3.30 – 5.30pm (half hour sessions) at North Bridge Leisure Centre, Halifax.
Trampolining provides a host of stimulating sensory experiences. Your child can enjoy the sensation that bouncing on a trampoline brings, acquiring new skills and developing a sense of achievement and self-confidence.
Please contact Debbie Greenwood to register your child on a convenient ‘time slot’.
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Phone: 01422 341527
Being a parent is not always easy but there is support available and practical, friendly advice to help you deal with any aspect of family life.
NHP Sure Start Children’s Centres and the Family Intervention Team are running ‘Mellow Babies’, ‘Mellow Bumps’ and ‘Strengthening Families Strengthening Communities’ courses for families.
Upcoming courses available locally in Halifax, Pellon, Ovenden, Northowram, and Illingworth from July 2017 – April 2018.
Details of all upcoming courses available can be found in the Parenting Support Provision Leaflet.