Forthcoming Meetings at The Civic, Huddersfield Road, Holmfirth

Finance & Management Committee

26 Feb 24 - 19:00 to 21:00


Planning Committee

11 Mar 24 - 19:00 to 21:00

Full Council

18 Mar 24 - 19:00 to 21:00

Annual Parish Council Meeting

Latest Parish Council News

Holme Valley Parish Council - What

Holme Valley Parish Council - What's it all about?

Published: 15 Feb 24

If you ever wondered what the Parish Council is all about, Councillors have recently produced a flyer to introduce our services and community work. Click through for a digital copy. Read More...

Office Closed

Office Closed

Published: 8 Feb 24

Due to the Amber weather warning in Holmfirth, the Parish Council office at the Civic will be closed on 8th February 2024 Read More...

Holme Valley South Ward Forum

Holme Valley South Ward Forum

Published: 7 Feb 24

The next Holme Valley South Ward forum with Kirklees Councillors will be on 21st February. 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

To date in the current Council year 2023-24, the Parish Council has conferred grants totalling £95,718 on the following community groups:

  • Kirklees Youth Alliance - £14,000 towards support for youth clubs in the Holme Valley
  • Holmfirth Christmas Team - £1,000 towards Christmas lighting display
  • Honley Business Association - £1,250 towards Christmas events
  • Holmfirth Film Festival - £500 towards launch of Culture Voucher scheme for Holme Valley 18-year olds
  • fairandfunky CIC - £750 towards climate change workshops for schools
  • Honley Village Community Trust - £390 towards children's arts and crafts workshops
  • Honley Village Community Trust - £500 towards Christmas wreath-making workshops
  • Arts for Health - £1,500 towards equipment for music and animation classes
  • Honley Village Community Trust - £850 towards a children's Christmas Party
  • Holmfirth Chess Club - £784.94 towards chess equipment
  • Honley Village Community Trust - £405 towards a Magdale map
  • Holmfirth Arts Festival - £1,500 towards the "Flow" project on the River Holme
  • Holmfirth Women's Institute - £388 towards equipment for outdoor events
  • Holmfirth Festival of Folk - £1,500 towards Festival traffic management and insurance
  • Hade Edge Residents Association - £1,500 towards marquee and sound system for the village gala
  • Honley Village Community Trust - £910 towards Welcome Club activities and equipment 
  • Hepworth Band - £1,244 towards free band workshops and performances with youth groups 
  • Square Peg - £810 towards art materials, music sessions and room hire
  • Friends of Cliff Rec - £427 towards the Carols on the Cliff event
  • Honley Village Community Trust - £2,250 towards improving access and biodiversity at Magdale Dam
  • Choppards Community Association - £,1500 towards new tables and chairs
  • Upperthong Village Hall - £4,500 towards roof repairs
  • Holmfirth Tech - £5,000 towards a refurbishment of The Rock Room
  • Wooldale Wanderers AFC - £2,500 towards energy efficient heaters
  • Honley Silver Band - £720.60 towards replacement chairs 
  • Cartworth Moor Cricket Club - £3,038 towards ceiling cladding and LED lights
  • Brockholes Village Trust - £588 towards village hall heat-loss survey 
  • Holmfirth Food and Drink Festival - £1,500 towards Festival clean-up 
  • Sharing Memories - £1,500 towards the Sing Your Soul Sunny project
  • The Civic Holmfirth - £7,800 towards a full condition survey
  • The Civic Holmfirth - £9,517.39 towards the fire escape
  • Friends of Honley Library - £10,000 towards energy efficiency measures
  • Friends of Honley Library - £15,000 towards library running costs
  • Choppards Community Group - £100 towards a Coronation Lunch  


The rolling list of grants awarded shows all the awards of last year and this.

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