Tag Archives: May

Halifax Sailing Club Open Day

Halifax Sailing Club invites you and your family to try out sailing or windsurfing for free at our club open day. On May 21st 2017 the club will be providing free taster sessions as part of the RYA’s national Push the Boat … Continue reading

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FREE School Holiday Activities at Mixenden Activity Centre

FREE Spring Bank holiday activities will once again take place at Mixenden Activity Centre on the following dates during the holidays: Tuesday 30th May Thursday 1st June Meet Heather Stout at the Activity Centre at 2pm for a FREE 1 hour … Continue reading

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Sports Camps Over Half Term

A number of events are being held at the Inspire Sports and Fitness Centre at Calderdale College over the half term holiday. From Tuesday 30 May to Friday 2 June there will be a 4 day Mixed Sport Camp led … Continue reading

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Junior Fun and Fitness Cricket Sessions

Illingworth CC has joined with the English Cricket Board to run All Stars Cricket over the next eight weeks starting Friday 19th May – 6.30 – 7.30pm. to run All Stars Cricket sessions on Friday evenings aimed at girls and … Continue reading

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Youth Scrutiny Panel – Mixenden and Ovenden

Young people from The Mixenden Activity Centre have set up a Youth Scrutiny Panel to try and understand some of the issues young people face in these present times. Heather Stout, from the Mixenden Initiative, was approached by PC Jonny … Continue reading

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Taekwondo Grading Success

25 members of Threeways based North Halifax Taekwondo were celebrating after passing there most recent successful assessments and advancements in grade.  The assessments were conducted at the clubs training halls at Threeways Sports Centre, Nursery Lane, Halifax by the undefeated … Continue reading

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What’s on at Square Chapel – 2017 Summer Brochure

There’s lots to enjoy  including family shows, comedy, music, movies and much more on offer at Square Chapel so why not take a look at the Summer 2017 Brochure and find something for you and your family. Click here to view the … Continue reading

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Look out for the summer floral displays in Halifax Town Centre

Junior Wardens from Lee Mount Primary School made the most of the sunshine on Wednesday 10 May by visiting Shroggs Park where they took part in a litter pick and planted flowers which will soon be part of the stunning … Continue reading

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National Children’s Day 2017 this Sunday 14th May

Come along to Eureka! to celebrate this years National Children’s Day on Sunday 14 May. A chance for kids to be kids at the UK’s leading interactive museum for children as they celebrate this national day dedicated to children. National … Continue reading

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Beat It Night Halifax Super Hero Theme!

Beat It Night is a monthly social event for people with learning disabilities, physical disabilities and mental health conditions to get together and just have some fun. We wanted to run a night where anyone would feel welcome. Where people … Continue reading

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North Halifax Star 2017: Lifetime Achievement Award – WINNER ANNOUNCED!

WINNER: Margaret Lambert Born in Ovenden, Margaret Lambert has worked with older people since 1983 and began working at Moffat Close where she was a warden for 9 years. Following her time at Moffat Close she started work at Blackburn House … Continue reading

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North Halifax Star 2017: Outstanding Individual Award – WINNER ANNOUNCED!

WINNER: Amanda Rhodes Amanda Rhodes is an individual who goes above and beyond for her local community. She has been volunteering at Illingworth Moor Methodist Church for a few years where she cooked the Friday lunches. She has organised 3 fundraising … Continue reading

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North Halifax Star 2017: Young People of the Year – WINNER ANNOUNCED!

WINNER: Jorden Scanlon Jorden Scanlon is a highly committed young man who is happy to focus on making North Halifax a better place and to ensure that the young people in the area have the right tools for a better … Continue reading

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North Halifax Star 2017: Contribution to Work and Training – WINNER ANNOUNCED!

WINNER: The Addy, Mixenden The Mixenden Addy offers a place to gain skills with Network building, meeting new people and playing an active role within the community. It’s a place where people can go whether they want to build their self-esteem, … Continue reading

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North Halifax Star 2017: Contribution to the Older Generation – WINNER ANNOUNCED!

WINNER: Eddie Moss Eddie Moss has spearheaded the Phoenix Shed ‘A place where men are reborn’. The Phoenix Shed, mens shed based at Threeways continues to grow from strength to strength with new members and new activities all the time. … Continue reading

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North Halifax Star 2017: Contribution to Culture – WINNER ANNOUNCED!

WINNER: Luke Ambler Luke Ambler is an inspirational individual who has had a high impact on the local community and mental health. Luke set up AndysManClub to help people who have suffered loosing someone via suicide after the tragic passing of … Continue reading

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North Halifax Star 2017: Contribution to Sport and Play – WINNER ANNOUNCED!

WINNER: Shroggs Bowls group In January 2015 the future looked bleak for the members of Shrogg’s Bowls Group Due to a dwindling membership and a rent price increase the club closed and for the men who depended on this weekly activity, … Continue reading

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North Halifax Star 2017: Contribution to Children and Young People – WINNER ANNOUNCED!

WINNER: Gillian Bolton Gillian Bolton has served Lee Mount Girls Brigade for around 50 years where she started out as a young girl attending the brigade before eventually going up through the stages to become Captain, then District Commandant. She has … Continue reading

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West Yorkshire Police Band Concert

West Yorkshire Police Band Concert raising money for Forget Me Not children’s hospice Continue reading

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Science talks at St Andrew’s Church

St Andrew’s Church, Beechwood road, Holmfield is once again running a series of science talks aimed at all ages. Tickets are just £5.00 (£2.50 for concessions). These will run on the following dates and start at 7pm Tuesday 30 May – … Continue reading

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