Calderdale Tourism Conference Tuesday July 5th at the Shay

Visit Calderdale are excited to be hosting The Calderdale Tourism Conference, Tuesday 5th July, Shay Stadium 9.30am – 1pm.

If you are a food and drink retail business, leisure attraction or accommodation provider, come along and meet like-minded businesses and find out what support is on offer to you.

Or are you thinking about the next step in your career or looking for a fresh start? If so come and learn about all the exciting opportunities and benefits of working within the industry and how you can play a part in growing Calderdale tourism economy.

Book your place to our free event here 👉

Messy Church at Illingworth Moor Methodist Church 14th April

Come along for a stay and play Messy Church session at Illingworth Moor Methodist Church on

Thursday 14th April at 4pm


Find out more about the story of Easter and enjoy some Easter activities and food!

No need to book, just turn up.

We look forward to seeing you!

For more information, contact Tracy:
t: 07748 271570

Messy Church usually runs on Christian festivals – Easter, Harvest and Christmas.

Illingworth Moor Methodist Church, Keighley Rd, Halifax HX2 9LL

Big 1st Birthday Bash at Mixenden Addy

Looking for something to do this weekend? Head over to Mixenden Addy for a big birthday bash with cakes, food, games, raffle, craft market and much more.

Saturday 16 July – 10am to 3pm
At the Mixenden Addy, Slippy Lane, Mixenden, HX2 8QD

For information find Mixenden Addy on Facebook.

Calderdale in Recovery Christmas party this weekend

Calderdale in Recovery is having a Christmas party this weekend and there will be Santa for the children, food, games, a choir, music and a raffle.

Saturday 19 December 2015 – 2pm to 7pm
At The Basement Project, 10 Carlton Street, Halifax, HX1 2AL

Everyone welcome to go along and there will also be a prize for best fancy dress if you feel adventurous.

FREE Cooking Club at The Orangebox

obx cooking clubThe Orangebox Cooking Club is due to start in the next couple of weeks, so if you enjoy cooking and would like to expand your skills or just wanting to try something different, the Cooking Club may be just what you’re looking for.

What is the Cooking Club?
It’s an 8 week course for young people aged 15 or over, taking place in the Orangebox kitchen and cafe every Saturday from 12 noon to 5pm.

What’s in it for me?
Lots of fun learning how to cook. A Jamie Oliver Home Cooking Award and a Level 2 Food Hygiene Qualification. You’ll also have the chance to get some paid work in the cafe at other times, and put your learning into action.

What does it cost?
It’s free, all you need is your time and commitment – It could be the start of something delicious!

If you are interested and would like to find out more call Linda on 01422 353073 or email or Greg at

Enjoy winter warmers at Flutterbytes Cafe

The clocks go back this weekend and the cold weather is on its way so why not stop in at Flutterbytes café at Manor Heath Park for winter warmers, including hot butternut squash soup and parkin.

Open 7 days a week from Monday 2 November – 9.30am to 3pm

During December why not meet in this relaxing environment for mince pies and christmas cake and don’t forget that Father Christmas will be visiting the park on the 12 and 19 December at 10.30am

From Monday 4 January the café will open at the following times:

  • Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, – 9.30am to 1pm
  • Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday – 9.30am to 3pm

Luncheon Club at Heath Stroke Club

Luncheon Club HSCEnjoy good company and make lifelong friends over a fresh home cooked meal at a new Luncheon Club courtesy of the Heath Stroke Club.

Every 2nd and 4th Tuesday of each month
At Heath Stroke Club, Manor Drive, Halifax, HX3 0DN

For further information call Heath Stroke Club on 01422 330320 or email