Latest Parish Council News

Honley Show: Award Presentation

Honley Show: Award Presentation

Published: 22 Sep 21

Councillor Michael Pogson was delighted to present the Holme Valley Parish Council Centenary Award for handicrafts to Highburton First School for their Covid Quilt Read More...

"If it

"If it's not far, leave the car"

Published: 16 Sep 21

This scheme encourages people of the Holme Valley to avoid using their cars for short or relatively short distances in the Holme Valley Read More...

The Great Big Green Week 18-26 September 2021

The Great Big Green Week 18-26 September 2021

Published: 16 Sep 21

The Great Big Green Week is a nationwide week of 3000+ events celebrating action on climate change 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