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Cabinet members asked to approve major investment in Kirklees schools

We are ready to spend over £4.5million on high-quality new facilities for local schools. What’s happening? Cabinet members are being asked to approve the investment, which would ensure all Kirklees families can access a school place and would benefit thousands of children for many years to come. Several secondary schools have welcomed extra pupils over recent years, accommodating short-term rises

Kirklees residents are being urged to support two local hospices and going greener by getting involved with a “treecycling” campaign this year

Our street cleansing teams will be volunteering their time in support of The Kirkwood Hospice and Forget Me Not Children’s Hospice by helping them to collect and recycle Christmas trees from local residents. A real Christmas tree is something special in the house but disposing of it afterwards can be a bit of a pain. We have teamed up with

Supporting small businesses with big ideas

We’ve launched a grant scheme to support innovation in small businesses! After a difficult few years for the economy, we’ve seen huge changes and challenges for local industry.  As part of our commitment to making sure Kirklees is a great place to live and work, we’re doing more than ever to support local businesses with innovation. The Kirklees Innovation Voucher


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