Activities

Current activities

Heckmondwike town centreListening to Heckmondwike

4th October to 1st November 2021

We’re asking 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. Look out for our teams or take part online.


Holmfirth town centreYour voice, your Holmfirth

6th September to 31st October 2021

Kirklees Council and your local councillors would really like to hear how you feel about visiting, working in or living in Holmfirth town centre. Look out for our teams out and about in the town centre or take part online.


Cleckheaton town centreCleckheaton – your town, your voice

1st September to 11th October 2021

We’re asking 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. Look out for our teams or take part online.


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

2nd July to 30th September 2021

How do you feel about life in Waterloo? Your Dalton ward councillors are working together to find out what really matters to you in your local place. You can take part online or via post.


Upcoming activities

Look out for more activities in local places.


Previous activities

Walpole Place Standard digital CM3700.73Ask Walpole

23rd August to 10th September 2021

We’d like to ask you some questions about what life in Walpole is like. We’re looking for your views. Look out for council officers, our partners and local volunteers in Walpole or take part online.


Batley Place Standard digital CM3684.73Batley – Our town centre

12th July to 9th August 2021

Everyone has their own experience of a place. Kirklees Council and your local councillors would really like to hear how you feel about visiting, working in or living in Batley town centre. Look out for our teams in Batley or 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 are looking for 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

How do you feel about life in Thornhill Lees now, and what are your hopes for the future? Kirklees Council are looking for views from anyone who lives, works or plays in Thornhill Lees.

 


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 will be available later in the year.


 

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

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.