Calendar of Community Events

All community groups and 'not for profit' organisations throughout the Parish are welcome to submit information regarding their forthcoming events, and we will be pleased to include them on the list below free of charge.  Please allow 7 days before the event, if possible.  We will also display any information notices. However, we cannot display notices of a commercial or political nature.

Please see our Regular Events webpage for details of community groups' regular meetings across the Parish.

Blood Donation Sessions:

22 February : 1.15 - 4pm & 5 - 7.30pm at Moldgreen United Reformed Church, Old Wakefield Road, Huddersfield
23 February : 1.20 - 4pm & 5 - 7.30pm at Greenhead Masonic Hall, 26 Greenhead Road, Huddersfield HD1 4EN
18 March : 9.50 - 12 noon & 1 - 3.45pm at Greenhead Masonic Hall, address as above.

Blood donations are always needed to help accident victims and also those affected by long-term terminal disorders.  There are lots of opportunities to give blood at a variety of venues across the area.  Details of specific sessions will be uploaded here as we become aware of them.  For more information or to book an appointment please visit: or Tel: 0300 123 123

Kirkheaton Community Gala is looking for 'Summer Fair type' stalls for its Gala on 1 July. For full details please see the Kirkheaton Scouts & Guides website:

Now Recruiting! New Bell Ringers to celebrate the end of World War I : Beginners Course at Shelley Emmanuel Church runing around the end of  February / beginning of March

The course is free and run on a "first come, first served basis". Please contact Roger Tarbatt on 01484 604470 or Sue Holden on 01484 861172 / to book a place and for more information.

Children's Craft Event : 21 February from 1.30 - 3.30 at Kirkburton Library

Join Author, Diane Allen at Kirkburton Library on 8 March at 10.30 am as part of the Huddersfield Festival of Literature

'On Harry Bower's Doorstep' at Kirkburton Library on 15 March at 10.30 am

Emmanuel Church Shelley Quiz Night : 28 March at 8pm at Shelley Sports & Social Club

£6 including supper. Teams of 4. To book a team or individuals please ring Barbara on 01484 608569 or Claire at Lydgate Styles on 01484 604644.