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:

Monday 8 May: 2pm - 4pm and 5pm - 7.25pm at Bagden Hall Hotel, Wakefield Road, Denby Dale HD8 8SZ

Tuesday 9 May: 1.50pm - 4pm and 5pm - 7.25pm at Greenhead Masonic Hall, 26 Greenhead Road, Huddersfield HD1 4EN
For more information or to book an appointment please visit: or Tel: 0300 123 123 

'By the People, For the People' : New Exhibition at the National Coal Mining Museum
2017 marks the 70th anniversary of the nationalisation of the coal industry in Britain.  To mark this important and historic event, the National Coal Mining Museum will be launching a new special exhibition which opens on Monday 3 April and will run until 6 December. Please see: for full details.

Shepley Spring Festival : 19 to 21 May 2017  
It promises to be another great weekend, with many live acts and lots of action.  Full details of all the entertainment and to buy tickets, please see:  

Deaf or Hard of Hearing? There's a new way to contact the Police. 
A new emergency SMS system has been developed by the RNID, BT, DCLG and other partners to allow people with hearing difficulties to report an incident or in an emergency. Please see for further information.