2019 Easter Bonnet Parade at Ash Green School

Everybody welcome to get involved with the 2019 Easter Bonnet Parade in Mixenden. starting at Ash Green School upper site, Clough Lane, Mixenden, HX2 8SN on Monday 8 April 2019, 4:00pm-5:15pm. The route will be the same as last year walking through Mixenden to the Holy Nativity Church.

Includes raffle and prizes for best bonnets and the event will finish at the church where refreshments such as hotdogs, bacon butties, pizza, cakes, tea, coffee and juice can be purchased.

2018 Easter Bonnet Parade at Ash Green School

Everybody welcome to get involved with the 2018 Easter Bonnet Parade in Mixenden. Starting at Ash Green School.

Monday 26 March 2018 – 4pm to 5.15pm
At Ash Green School, Clough Lane, Mixenden, HX2 8SN

Includes raffle and prizes for best bonnets and the event will finish at The Holy Nativity Church where refreshments can be purchased


FREE Easter activities at Mixenden Outdoor Activity Centre for ages 6 to 14

FREE Easter holiday activities for ages 6 to 14will once again take place at Mixenden Activity Centre on the following dates:

  • Tuesday 11 April
  • Thursday 13 April
  • Tuesday 18 April
  • Thursday 20 April

Meet Heather Stout at the Activity Centre at 2pm – 3.30pm for a FREE session.

Please note places are limited and booking is essential. All young people taking part must have a consent form completed by their parent or guardian. Please telephone the Centre on 01422 245006 for details.

Easter fun: Egg Hunt at People’s Park

Join the Easter fun with your family and take part in an Easter egg hunt at People’s Park for children (must be accompanied by an adult).

Sunday 2 April – 11am to 1pm
At People’s Park, King Cross Rd, Halifax

For further information call Halifax Central Initiative on 01422 365948

Don’t buy alcohol for under 18’s this Easter!

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 harms underage drinking can lead to visit www.drinkaware.co.uk/advice/underage-drinking


Take a look back at some of the things we’ve done this year!

Xmas N&E facebook profileJoin us as we take a look back at some of the things we have done this year as we prepare ourselves for 2017!

With so much to look back on it wasn’t easy to choose our highlights at all and with new groups, celebratory events and so much more going on in 2016 it’s been yet another fantastic year to be part of.

We would like to wish you all a very merry Christmas and all the best for 2017!

View some of our highlights from 2016!

Re Arranged – Easter egg hunt with the Addy Community

The Addy Community Easter Egg Hunt will now take place this coming Sunday

Join in for a great afternoon of Easter fun for children, including arts & crafts and an Easter egg hunt with a special prize for the finder of the golden egg.

Sunday 3 April – 12 to 3pm
At Pellon Network Centre, 53-55 Rye Lane, HX2 0QB

Please note a ticket will be needed to enter the egg hunt which can be obtained by taking part in all activities leading up to it. – All children must be accompanied by an adult.

The Addy Community is also in need of a treasurer and require someone good with numbers, able to do banking of money etc and most importantly someone who wants to be part of a fantastic group that is striving to improve the community.

If you are interested and want further details please contact Paul Tait 07707597353.