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Changing lives one child at a time

Our foster care awards ceremony brought together over 50 guests to celebrate the remarkable difference foster carers make to the lives of children and young people.

Local organisations come together to mark introduction of ‘Martyn’s Law’

The Manchester Arena terrorist attack, in 2017, saw the loss of 22 innocent lives. Martyn Hett was one of those killed.. In honour of Martyn, ‘Martyn’s Law’ is soon to be introduced to help prevent injury or loss of life from future acts of terrorism.

Commemorating history, music and natural disasters with Kirklees Libraries

This year’s Local Community and History Month is packed with exhibitions, events, and activities throughout May and June, enabling people in Kirklees to discover the past in new and interesting ways.


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Attic Stories (spoken word at the LBT)

Lawrence Batley Theatre, Huddersfield

Wednesday 29 May 2024 - 7:30pm

Kirkfields Family Festival (Kirkheaton)

Kirkheaton Cricket Field, Kirkheaton

Sunday 26 May 2024 - 11:00am

Open day at Kirklees Local Studies Library and West Yorkshire Archive Services

Kirklees Local Studies Library, Huddersfield

Saturday 25 May 2024 - 10:00am