Have Your Say! Northowram and Shelf Ward Forum – 1 Mar 2017

Join us on Wednesday 1 March for the Northowram & Shelf Ward Forum, and tell us what matters to you where you live. Venue: Northowram Community Sports and Activity Club, Westercroft Lane, HX3 7EN Refreshments and signing in from 5.30pm. Meeting starts at 6pm. Up for discussion: Planning Applications Updates Local Authority Care Homes Police update Click … Continue reading Have Your Say! Northowram and Shelf Ward Forum – 1 Mar 2017

Cracker Scheme delivers boost in North Halifax

Funded through Calderdale Council’s Economic Task Fund, the 2016 Christmas Cracker Scheme delivered Christmas treats to residents in the North Halifax wards of Ovenden, Illingworth and Mixenden. The scheme saw Christmas crackers distributed to various local community groups across North Halifax to raffle off as prizes at their Christmas events. Each cracker was accompanied by … Continue reading Cracker Scheme delivers boost in North Halifax

Staying Well moves into Warley

On the 7th December, Halifax Academy Primary School, High Five and the Staying Well project held an over 50s event with over 80 local residents and local community groups to talk about how we can all work together to help lonely and socially isolated people living in the Warley ward. The event also included a … Continue reading Staying Well moves into Warley

Christmas Waste and Recycling collection dates

Christmas and New Year Waste and Recycling Collection Dates. Collections will be a day later than usual due to bank holidays: Usual collection day                               Changed collection day Monday 26th December 2016                     Tuesday 27th December 2016 Tuesday 27th December 2016                     Wednesday … Continue reading Christmas Waste and Recycling collection dates

Love your local market?… Put it on the map!

Help put your local market on the map by voting for it as Britain's favourite market by the voting deadline on Tuesday 10 January 2017 Competition Terms & Conditions: Online voting will only be recorded via the Britain’s Favourite Market tab on the NABMA website at http://www.nabma.com There is no restriction on voting but the … Continue reading Love your local market?… Put it on the map!

Cinderella Magic Wand Workshop at Shibden Hall this weekend

Meet Cinderella and Buttons in this magical costumed workshop. Help Cinderella with her chores and discover old toys before you create your own magic wand and cast a spell to send Cinderella to the ball. Saturday 17 December - 11.15am to 1pm At Shibden Hall, Lister's Road, Halifax, HX3 6XG The cost is £3.50 for adults and … Continue reading Cinderella Magic Wand Workshop at Shibden Hall this weekend

Write a story, get it published and even made into a film!

'Screen Your Story' is a wonderful opportunity for all young storytellers to get their book published and even have it made into a film! This years theme is horror but it doesn't need to be blood and gore - probably better not. Write one of the best stories and your prize will be to see it … Continue reading Write a story, get it published and even made into a film!