Latest Parish Council News

Opening of Brockholes Boules Court

Opening of Brockholes Boules Court

Published: 24 May 21

Rachel Hogley, Chair of Holme Valley Parish Council attends opening of Brockholes boules court Read More...

New Councillors

Published: 24 May 21

Holme Valley Parish Council is pleased to welcome two new parish councillors Read More...

Holme Valley Parish Council Strategic Priorities

Holme Valley Parish Council Strategic Priorities

Published: 6 May 21

The Parish Council has approved the setting of its priorities for the year ahead Read More...

Welcome to Holme Valley Parish Council

Holme Valley Parish Council is the first tier of local government covering the administrative area of the Holme Valley.


Latest Grants Awarded  

The Parish  Council conferred grants on the following vital community groups: 

      • Cartworth Moor Cricket Club - grant towards the purchase of new shutters, internal doors and windows in the pavilion (March 2021)
      • Hade Edge Band Room - grant towards purchase of a new piano (March 2021)
      • Honley Village Hall - grant towards roof repairs (March 2021)
      • The Friends of Netherthong School - grant towards a running track for community use in the school grounds (March 2021) 
      • Upperthong Village Hall - grant towards the provision of a new damp-proof course and roof repairs (March 2021)
      • River Holme Connections - grant towards the further refurbishment of the riverside path between Digley and Armitage Bridge (March 2021)
      • Holme Valley Climate Action Partnership - grants towards an energy audit of the Parish Council's buildings (January 2021)
      • Holme Valley Climate Action Partnership - grant towards land-use mapping of the Valley (January 2021)
      • Hepworth Band Room - towards development of the band room (January 2021)
      • Random Acts of Kindness - grant towards publicity and administration of this project (November 2020)
      • Holmfirth Arts Festival - grant towards the Art in the Woods project (November 2020)
      • Holmfirth Country Markets - grant towards protective screens  (November 2020)
      • Friends of Honley Library - grant towards the Children's Book Festival (October 2020)
      • Honley Cricket Club - grant towards a sight screen (October 2020)
      • Honley Business Association - grant towards the youth club
      • Honley Business Association - grant towards the Christmas Lights
      • Holme Valley Transport Scheme - grant towards Patient Transport service
      • Holmfirth and District Bowling Club - grant towards building a disabled toilet
      • Upperthong Village Hall - grant for renovation work on the Village Hall  (July 2020)
      • Holmbridge Cricket Club - grant towards a new pathway to the pavilion (July 2020)
      • River Holme Connections - grant for their Thongsbridge Riverside Project (July 2020)
      • Wooldale Community Association - grant towards resurfacing of the children's play area (July 2020)        
      • Brockholes Village Trust - grant for safety fencing  to the boules pitch (July 2020) 
      • Holmfirth Civic Hall Community Trust - grant for a deep-clean of the Civic Hall (July 2020)                      


How some of our grants have been used

Thongsbridge Cricket Club Pavillion

Holmfirth Christmas Team 

Honley Business Association - Christmas Lights 

Thongsbridge Cricket Club 

Holme River Connections 

Holmfirth Arts Festival

Holme Valley Land Charity

Holme Valley Parish Council is the sole corporate Trustee of the Holme Valley Land Charity, so the councillors are all part of the Land Charity, as Members of the Trustee.

However, the Land Charity is a separate charitable organisation and totally independent from the Parish Council. For further details and contact information for the Land Charity, please click here to visit the Land Charity’s website