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

What does this mean for your group or organisation? Kirklees went into Tier 2 (High) of the Government’s new lockdown system from 1 minute past midnight on Wednesday 14th October. The good news is that the rules aren’t that different from the local lockdown ones that we already had in Kirklees, and so if you […]

Places to go for young people Workshops

Help shape the development of a ‘Places to go for young people’ strategy for Kirklees. Kirklees Council are holding 2 workshops to help shape the development of a ‘Places to go for young people’ strategy for Kirklees. This follows the commitment from Kirklees Council in 2019 to invest in a programme of facilities and activities […]

Local Democracy Week – “If you’re part of mutual aid, you’re part of local democracy”

As part of Local Democracy Week our colleagues at Kirklees Council are running an event called “If you’re part of mutual aid, you’re part of local democracy”. This is for all local groups or organisations who have supported our communities during Covid-19. By being active citizens in your local place you are part of your […]

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 […]

Re-Opening Community Buildings Webinar

How to open up in a safe and practical way to assist communities through recovery Tuesday 14th July, 6.30pm (on YouTube) Community buildings across Kirklees are vitally important hubs for our communities which enable social, mental and physical support to our residents. The re-opening of these buildings in a safe and practical way is key […]

Focus on Local Kirklees Funding

Emergency Funding for Organisations and Individuals During Covid19 During the current pandemic, there are a number of ways you can access local emergency funding to help you support people in your community, either as a concerned and pro-active individual, as a new or established group or as an established organisation.  We don’t know how long […]

Growing Great Places: online community crowdfunding workshops for Kirklees (with potential match-funding)

Join in an online workshop session for advice and support with running a successful crowdfunding campaign 15th July at 12 noon and 23rd July at 4pm Growing Great Places is our community crowdfunding programme to support citizens and organisations who have great ideas for making our local places even better. As part of this programme […]

New Sessions Added to Youth Central

Learn about fitness, wellbeing and post-16 careers options… New sessions and activities are being added to Youth Central – the new online digital youth centre for Kirklees where young people can learn and develop with other young people – all the time. Alongside live sessions on everything from mental health, to physical wellness and personal […]

TSL Kirklees Helps Kirklees Council Deliver Covid19 Co-ordinated Community Response

TSL Kirklees has been integral in helping Kirklees Council set-up and co-ordinate its Covid19 Community Response.  TSL Kirklees is a charity and membership organisation that represents charities, community groups and social enterprises in Kirklees and offers free networking, training and support.   Chief Officer, Val Johnson said, ‘We were in an ideal position to help […]