Activities

Current activities

Ask Burton

4th to 25th June 2022

Kirkburton and Highburton Community Association, want to find out what really matters to you about life in Burton. You can take part now. Join in a local conversation, or take part online or via the post.



Upcoming activities

Look out for community activities that you can get involved in this year in Marsden, Chickenley, Earlsheaton, Birkenshaw, Mirfield and more. There will also be activities to share feedback from local people in Ravensthorpe, Holmfirth, Heckmondwike and Cleckheaton


Previous activities

Ask Brockholes

26th February to 12th March 2022

Your Holme Valley North ward councillors, supported by Brockholes C of E Junior and Infant School, want to find out what really matters to you in Brockholes. Join in a local conversation or take part online or via the post.

 


Batley Place Standard digital CM3684.73Next steps for Batley – Our town centre

12th July to 9th August 2021

We’re sharing the issues and ideas we’ve heard from people in Batley. More citizens have also been getting involved during 2022 to help prioritise the ideas and share their own. 

 


Holmfirth town centreYour voice, your Holmfirth

6th September to 31st October 2021

Kirklees Council and your local councillors asked how you feel about visiting, working in or living in Holmfirth town centre. Our teams were out and about in the town centre and people could also take part online.


Heckmondwike town centreListening to Heckmondwike

4th October to 8th November 2021

We asked visitors, residents, businesses and local organisations how you feel about Heckmondwike town centre now, and what things you’d like to see in the future. People could talk to our teams or take part online.


Cleckheaton town centreCleckheaton – your town, your voice

1st September to 11th October 2021

We asked visitors, residents, businesses and local organisations how you feel about Cleckheaton town centre now, and what things you’d like to see in the future. Our teams were out and about and people could also take part online.


Waterloo Place Standard digital l-t CM3641.73Listening to Waterloo

2nd July to 30th September 2021

People in Waterloo have been sharing how you feel about life in your local place. Your Dalton ward councillors are working together with citizens to create an action plan based on what we’ve learned.


Walpole Place Standard digital CM3700.73Ask Walpole

23rd August to 10th September 2021

We’ve been asking people some questions about what life in Walpole is like. We’re looking for your views. Council officers, our partners and local volunteers have been out and about in Walpole and people could also take part online.

 


Ravensthorpe_Place_Standard_digital_CM3672.73Listening to Ravensthorpe

21st June to 1st August 2021

How do you feel about life in Ravensthorpe now, and what are your hopes for the future? Kirklees Council have been listening to views from anyone who lives, works or plays in Ravensthorpe. 

 


Thornhill Lees Place Standard digital CM3675.73Listening to Thornhill Lees

21st June to 1st August 2021

People in Thornhill Lees have been sharing how you feel about your area now, and sharing your hopes for the future. Dewsbury South councillors and Kirklees Council are working with citizens to create an action plan based on what we’ve learned.

 


Your Voice in Netherton and South CroslandYour Voice in Netherton and South Crosland

15th February to 14th March 2021

Netherton and South Crosland Community Group have been finding out what really matters to you in Netherton and South Crosland. The results are available now.


 

Listening to East BierleyListening to East Bierley

5th to 31st October 2020

East Bierley Village Preservation Society and the Birstall and Birkenshaw councillors have been finding out what really matters to you in East Bierley.

 


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

June to September 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

A team of 23 local volunteers and staff from Kirklees Council were out and about asking you about life in Honley. Organised by Friends of Honley, who are now working on an action plan for the area.

 


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.