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Current activities

Ask ShepleyAsk Shepley

11th to 31st March 2019

Volunteers from Shepley are out and about in the village, asking what people think of the area. You can also request a home visit or drop in to Shepley Library.

Ask Shepley

Listening to Berry BrowListening to Berry Brow

25th to 31st March 2019

We want to hear your thoughts on Holme Park Court, Bishops Court and the surrounding area. Come along to our drop-in activities or look out for us in the area.

Listening to Berry Brow

Upcoming activities

Look out for activities in Linthwaite this May, organised by local volunteers from Pride in Linthwaite.

There will be a presentation about the Place Standard at Newsome Ward Community Forum on Thursday 14th March 2019 from 6pm in the Community Room at Newsome High School, Castle Avenue, Newsome. The Forum is open to anyone who lives or works in the Newsome ward.


Previous activities

How good is GolcarHow good is Golcar

16th to 29th July 2018

We first tested out the Place Standard in Golcar, Cowlersley, Milnsbridge and Longwood. 240 citizens took part in the conversations. Watch our video and see the results.

How good is Golcar


Kirklees CouncilKirklees Democracy