The Confirmed National Lockdown Regulations

***Update: 17/11/20***Infection Rates in Kirklees are Still Rising, Despite the Lockdown. Last week, Kirklees went up from number 13 in the country in terms of infection rates, to number 9, and this week we have risen further to number 5.  We now have the highest infection rate in West Yorkshire. In light of this, Kirklees […]

National Lockdown: What’s the latest?

***UPDATE 5/11/20*** See The Confirmed National Lockdown Regulations Kirklees (and the rest of West Yorkshire) has remained in Tier 2 this week, before the national lockdown (as announced on Saturday 31st October) comes into force at one minute past midnight on Thursday 5th November. The restrictions will stay in place until Wednesday 2nd December, when […]

Kirklees to Move Into Tier 3 (Very High) from Monday.

What does that mean for the local charities and community groups? From one minute past midnight on Monday 2nd November, Kirklees and the rest of West Yorkshire, will move into the Tier 3 Very High Alert Level. However, the main difference in moving from Tier 2 to Tier 3 restrictions is that pubs and bars […]

Kirklees is in Tier 2 (High): But you can still run activities & services!

***URGENT UPDATE 30/10/20 – FROM MON 2/11/20 KIRKLEES WILL BE IN TIER 3 (VERY HIGH). WE WILL LET YOU KNOW AS SOON AS WE HAVE THE FINAL DETAILS FOR WEST YORKSHIRE, BUT AT PRESENT WE THINK THAT THE TIER 2 EXEMPTIONS STILL STAND (SEE REST OF POST BELOW) & MOST THIRD SECTOR ACTIVITY WILL STILL […]

BREAKING NEWS: New Local Lockdown for Whole of Kirklees

***URGENT UPDATE AS OF 1PM ON FRIDAY 18TH SEPTEMBER, 2020*** The Government has announced that the whole of Kirklees will be going back into local lockdown, from Tuesday 22nd September 2020.  This means that (from 12am Monday night/Tuesday morning) people from different households in Kirklees will no longer be able to socialise and mix in […]

New ‘Rules of 6’ Law: What Does it Mean for the Sector in Kirklees?

***URGENT UPDATE AS OF 1PM ON FRIDAY 18TH SEPTEMBER, 2020*** The Government has announced that the whole of Kirklees will be going back into local lockdown, from Tuesday 22nd September 2020.  This means that (from 12am Monday night/Tuesday morning) people from different households in Kirklees will no longer be able to socialise and mix in […]

Free Accounting Support Over Zoom

30-minute, one-to-one sessions available with Community Accountant, Elisabeth Beverley Our accounting and finance partners, West Yorkshire Community Accounting Service (WYCAS) are offering organisations in Kirklees a free half hour phone call, or Zoom meeting with Kirklees Community Accountant. Lis Beverley.  These sessions are open to any organisation in Kirklees that needs information or advice, and […]

Support for Isolated People in Greenhead Ward

Community Skills Centre have funding from the National Lottery Coronavirus Community Support Fund for a support worker Community Skills Centre (a TSL Kirklees Community Learning partner) have been really successful in securing funding from the Coronavirus Community Support Fund, distributed by The National Lottery Community Fund. This is helping us to provide support for all […]