Illustrated talks at Calderdale Industrial Museum

The wire industry in Calderdale (from cradle to the grave) and Great uncle Percy - Inventor of the cat's eye are just two of the illustrated talks taking place at Calderdale Industrial Museum over the coming weeks. Paul Thompson will be giving a talk on the wire industry in Calderdale (from cradle to the grave) … Continue reading Illustrated talks at Calderdale Industrial Museum

Dementia Action Day at St Paul’s Church, Sowerby Bridge

Dementia Friendly Sowerby Bridge are hosting a Dementia Action Day to help showcase the range of support services available locally for people living with dementia and to also provide an opportunity for everyone to find out more about dementia. Saturday 18th May 2019 - 10am to 3pm St Paul's Methodist Church, Tower Hill, Sowerby Bridge, … Continue reading Dementia Action Day at St Paul’s Church, Sowerby Bridge

Illustrated talks at Calderdale Industrial Museum

The wire industry in Calderdale (from cradle to the grave) and Great uncle Percy - Inventor of the cat's eye are just two of the illustrated talks taking place at Calderdale Industrial Museum over the coming weeks. Paul Thompson will be giving a talk on the wire industry in Calderdale (from cradle to the grave) … Continue reading Illustrated talks at Calderdale Industrial Museum

Give Walking a Go and Pledge to Try20 this Month

Dis you know that this month is National Walking Month. Living Streets is asking the nation to give walking a go and pledge to #Try20. They’re challenging you to see if you can walk 20 minutes every day throughout the month. There are lots of easy ways to fit walking into your day - at work, … Continue reading Give Walking a Go and Pledge to Try20 this Month

Our Communities Award 2017: Contribution to the Older Generation – WINNER ANNOUNCED!

WINNER: Maurice Kidney and the Halifax & District Irish Society Maurice Kidney is the Membership Secretary of the Halifax Irish Luncheon Club.  He provides a great service to the Luncheon Club - recording each member's unique membership number, address, telephone number, next of kin etc. in case of an emergency whilst attending the Luncheon Club. … Continue reading Our Communities Award 2017: Contribution to the Older Generation – WINNER ANNOUNCED!

Our Communities Award 2017: Contribution to Work and Training – WINNER ANNOUNCED!

WINNER: Shabnam Khan Shabnam Khan, along with her husband Qamar runs the Halifax Centre for Learning and those who know her say that her passion for education and  supporting young people reach their full potential is apparent. The active mum who lives with her husband Qamar and three young children works to support the young people … Continue reading Our Communities Award 2017: Contribution to Work and Training – WINNER ANNOUNCED!

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 worked with the national Girls Brigade and is still a Captain at Lee Mount Baptist … Continue reading North Halifax Star 2017: Contribution to Children and Young People – WINNER ANNOUNCED!