Activities

Current activities

Listening to East BierleyListening to East Bierley

5th to 31st October 2020

East Bierley Village Preservation Society and the Birstall and Birkenshaw councillors are working together to find out what really matters to you in East Bierley. You can take part now, then find out the results later in the year.


Upcoming activities

Look out for more activities in the next few months.


Previous activities

How good is your home and your local place?How good is your home
and your local place?

June 2020

Being a tenant or leaseholder means more than just bricks and mortar – it’s also about the place you live. In Summer 2020 we asked tenants and leaseholders what it’s really like to live in your local community.


The Big Local Conversation in AshbrowThe Big Local Conversation

July 2019 to February 2020

There were activities in Deighton, Sheepridge, Bradley, Fartown, Fixby and Cowcliffe. Organised by Ashbrow ward councillors and volunteers from local organisations. Participants could also request a home visit or take part online.


Ask HonleyAsk Honley

25th October to 20th December 2019

We asked you about life in Honley. Local volunteers and staff from Kirklees Council were out and about in Honley. There were also drop-in events and the option of a home visit or taking part online. Organised by Friends of Honley.


Ask Shelley Ask Shelley

8th to 24th October 2019

We asked you about life in Shelley. Local volunteers and staff from Kirklees Council have been out and about in Shelley. We also held drop-in events, home visits and the option of taking part online. Shelley Community Association are using the results to update their village plan.


Listening to BirstallListening to Birstall

16th September to 4th October 2019

There were activities in Fieldhead, Birstall, Cambridge Road and Nova. Organised by Birstall and Birkenshaw ward councillors, local volunteers and Kirklees Council staff. There were drop-in events, home visit and the option of taking part online.


How do you feel about Huddersfield town centre?

8th July to 18th August 2019

We all have our own experience of a place. Kirklees Council colleagues were out and about in the town centre this summer asking you to share your experiences of your town. The results will help to inform the Huddersfield Blueprint.


Listen to Linthwaite

7th to 31st May 2019

Volunteers from Pride in Linthwaite and staff from Kirklees Council were out and about in Linthwaite in May, asking what people think of the area. Volunteers are using the results to create an action plan for the local area.


Listen to Cowlersley

7th to 31st May 2019

Volunteers from Pride in Linthwaite and staff from Kirklees Council were out and about in Cowlersley in May, asking what people think of the area. Volunteers are using the results to create an action plan for the local area.


Ask MelthamAsk Meltham

6th July to 17th August 2019

Over 700 people took part in the Ask Meltham conversations, supported by a team of 30 local volunteers. The results were shared at a drop-in event in October 2019. Organised by Meltham Town Council.


Listening to Berry BrowListening to Berry Brow

25th to 31st March 2019

Kirklees Neighbourhood Housing wanted to hear people’s thoughts on Holme Park Court, Bishops Court and the surrounding area. People took part in some drop-in activities. Staff from KNH and Kirklees Council were also out and about in the area.


Ask ShepleyAsk Shepley

11th to 31st March 2019

400 people took part in the Ask Shepley conversations. Volunteers worked through all the results then invited people to come along to one of their “Time to Decide” sessions in July 2019, to see the results and say what they’d like to happen next.


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.