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Holme Valley Neighbourhood Plan has been passed

Holme Valley Neighbourhood Plan has been passed

Published: 5 Nov 21

We are delighted to announce that the Holme Valley Neighbourhood Development Plan has been resoundingly passed and will be adopted! Read More...

Clarification about the Neighbourhood Development Plan

Clarification about the Neighbourhood Development Plan

Published: 3 Nov 21

There has been much discussion about the Holme Valley Neighbourhood Development Plan. The steering group has written a brief report to bring some clarity to understanding. Read More...

Your Valley, Your Vote! Neighbourhood Development Plan Referendum on 4th November

Your Valley, Your Vote! Neighbourhood Development Plan Referendum on 4th November

Published: 29 Oct 21

A referendum on the Holme Valley Neighbourhood Development plan is to take place on the 4th November. Make sure to vote! Read More...

Autumn Opportunities for Holme Valley Children and Young People

Autumn Opportunities for Holme Valley Children and Young People

Published: 28 Oct 21

From November, there will be a range of activities for children and young people in Holmfirth, Honley and Meltham Read More...

Grants Available! Deadline 8th November!

Grants Available! Deadline 8th November!

Published: 4 Oct 21

Holme Valley Parish Council has money available to local community groups for their events and projects Read More...

Neighbourhood Development Plan Referendum Notice

Neighbourhood Development Plan Referendum Notice

Published: 2 Oct 21

Find out more about the Neighbourhood Development Plan referendum to be held on Thursday 4th November 2021 Read More...

Conclusion of the External Audit

Conclusion of the External Audit

Published: 27 Sep 21

PKF Littlejohn has completed its review of the Annual Governance and Accountability Return of Holme Valley Parish Council for 2020-21 Read More...

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...

Climate Emergency Action Plan Progress

Climate Emergency Action Plan Progress

Published: 16 Sep 21

The Parish Council has created a Summary Poster of how we are meeting or intend to meet targets from our climate emergency action plan Read More...

Holme Valley Youth

Holme Valley Youth

Published: 6 Jul 21

Find out about opportunities for young people in the Holme Valley Read More...

Publication of accounts 2020-21

Publication of accounts 2020-21

Published: 30 Jun 21

Holme Valley Parish Council's unaudited accounts for the Council year 2020-21 are available for residents to view Read More...

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...

Clerk Vacancy

Clerk Vacancy

Published: 12 Apr 21

Holme Valley Parish Council are seeking to appoint a new, part-time Clerk Read More...

Elections to the Parish Council 6th May 2021

Published: 9 Apr 21

Get to know the candidates for Upperthong and Holmfirth Central wards in the upcoming elections Read More...

Expressions of Interest for future funding

Expressions of Interest for future funding

Published: 29 Mar 21

The Community Assets Support Committee is asking Holme Valley community groups to forecast their future spending and to complete an Expression of Interest form Read More...

Annual Parish Meeting Report

Annual Parish Meeting Report

Published: 23 Mar 21

Report by the Chairman of Holme Valley Parish Council Read More...

The Holme Valley Seeks New Councillors

The Holme Valley Seeks New Councillors

Published: 15 Mar 21

Want to help our community as a Parish Councillor? Are you passionate about making a difference locally? We have two casual vacancies which will be filled at the elections in May 2021. Read More...

Annual Parish Meeting

Annual Parish Meeting

Published: 10 Mar 21

The Annual Parish Meeting will be held by Zoom Monday 22nd March 2021 at 7pm Read More...

Notice of Casual Vacancy - Upperthong Ward

Notice of Casual Vacancy - Upperthong Ward

Published: 22 Feb 21

Following the resignation of Cllr Bernie Feeney, a casual vacancy has arisen in the Upperthong ward Read More...

Notice of Casual Vacancy - Holmfirth Central Ward

Notice of Casual Vacancy - Holmfirth Central Ward

Published: 22 Feb 21

Following the resignation of Cllr Glyn Barker, a casual vacancy has arisen in the Holmfirth Central ward Read More...

2021 Online Apprenticeship Event for Young People

2021 Online Apprenticeship Event for Young People

Published: 19 Feb 21

An online apprenticeship event for young people and their parents/carers is being held where young people can meet all manner of employers Read More...

Climate and Ecological Emergency Bill

Climate and Ecological Emergency Bill

Published: 19 Feb 21

Join the Parish Council in Supporting the Climate and Ecological Emergency Bill Read More...

Holme Valley Parish Council has taken ownership of Honley Library

Holme Valley Parish Council has taken ownership of Honley Library

Published: 19 Feb 21

After lengthy negotiations the asset transfer of Honley Library to Holme Valley Parish Council has been agreed Read More...

Suggestions for Honley street names wanted

Suggestions for Honley street names wanted

Published: 16 Feb 21

Kirklees Council are looking for suitable names for a housing development on land adjacent to 46, Scotgate Road, Honley, Holmfirth, HD9 6RE Read More...

Holme Valley Parish Council are taking part in a Councillor Standards Survey

Holme Valley Parish Council are taking part in a Councillor Standards Survey

Published: 11 Feb 21

Kirklees Council is asking Councillors to participate in a survey of standards Read More...

Holme Valley Neighbourhood Development Plan: a final chance to have your say

Holme Valley Neighbourhood Development Plan: a final chance to have your say

Published: 1 Feb 21

IT'S THE FINAL WEEK OF THE FINAL CONSULTATION ON THE HOLME VALLEY NEIGHBOURHOOD DEVELOPMENT PLAN - HAVE YOUR SAY! Read More...

Holmfirth and District Bowling Club Grant

Holmfirth and District Bowling Club Grant

Published: 15 Jan 21

Holmfirth and District Bowling Club used a grant of £5000 from Holme Valley Parish Council towards a disabled toilet at the clubhouse Read More...

Roadworks causing disruption to central Holmfirth for 5 weeks

Roadworks causing disruption to central Holmfirth for 5 weeks

Published: 15 Jan 21

Message from Northern Gas Networks regarding roadworks on Huddersfield Road until mid-February Read More...

Peak District National Park Authority Local Plan Review

Peak District National Park Authority Local Plan Review

Published: 5 Dec 20

Due to its presence in the Peak District National Park there are areas of the western part of the Upper Holme Valley which, for planning purposes, are overseen by the Peak District National Park planning officers and not the Kirklees officers Read More...

Holme Valley Climate Action YouTube Channel

Holme Valley Climate Action YouTube Channel

Published: 30 Nov 20

The Holme Valley Climate Action YouTube channel has been launched Read More...

Press statement regarding the Sanctions Notice against a Councillor of Holme Valley Parish Council

Press statement regarding the Sanctions Notice against a Councillor of Holme Valley Parish Council

Published: 27 Nov 20

James Dalton, a Councillor for Netherthong ward, has received a Sanctions Notice from Kirklees Council for breaches of the Code of Conduct Read More...

Notice of Conclusion of Audit

Notice of Conclusion of Audit

Published: 24 Nov 20

The audit of accounts for Holme Valley Parish Council for the year ended 31 March 2020 has been completed and the accounts have been published Read More...

Holme Valley Climate Action Website

Holme Valley Climate Action Website

Published: 20 Nov 20

Holme Valley Parish Council has set up a standalone website with the aim of pushing forward the Holme Valley Climate Emergency Action Plan Read More...

Climate Emergency Week of Workshops

Climate Emergency Week of Workshops

Published: 29 Oct 20

26-30 October 2020: Holme Valley Parish Council is holding a week-long series of virtual meet-ups to discuss and help people get involved in helping to solve the climate emergency that confronts us. See our Facebook feed above for the latest events. Read More...

LET US KNOW YOUR THOUGHTS: the government is proposing major reforms to the Planning system

LET US KNOW YOUR THOUGHTS: the government is proposing major reforms to the Planning system

Published: 5 Oct 20

The reforms are likely to have a major impact on the future of the Holme Valley and the Parish Council would like residents to have the opportunity to have their voice heard as part of the consultation. Read More...

Holme Valley Climate Emergency Facebook Page is now LIVE!

Holme Valley Climate Emergency Facebook Page is now LIVE!

Published: 25 Sep 20

Holme Valley Parish Council working with local community groups and individuals has set up a Climate Emergency Facebook page. Read More...

Holmfirth Step-Free Access Map

Holmfirth Step-Free Access Map

Published: 19 Sep 20

Square Peg, a local community group which is working to make the Holme Valley more accessible to people with mobility issues, has produced a step-free access map of central Holmfirth Read More...

Neighbourhood Policing Team

Neighbourhood Policing Team

Published: 3 Aug 20

The Neighbourhood Policing Team has issued the latest copy of its newsletter Read More...

Supporting Local Businesses

Supporting Local Businesses

Published: 29 Jul 20

Holme Valley Parish Council wants residents to support local businesses through these difficult times Read More...

HoTT Edible Garden

HoTT Edible Garden

Published: 27 Jul 20

A report on the HoTT Edible Garden in the space besides Longley's Coffee Shop. Read More...

Publication of accounts 2019-20

Published: 27 Jul 20

Holme Valley Parish Council's accounts for the Council year 2019-20 are available for residents to view Read More...

Future Funding Opportunities

Published: 25 Jul 20

Holme Valley Parish Council has issued a new Expressions of Interest in Future Funding Opportunities form to encourage community groups managing community assets and services to report on their future funding needs Read More...

Holme Styes Reservoir

Holme Styes Reservoir

Published: 24 Jul 20

Yorkshire Water has announced that maintenance work will be undertaken on Holme Styes Reservoir and, - some good news, - that the reservoir will not be drained Read More...

Holme Valley Neighbourhood Development Plan formally submitted to Local Planning Authorities

Holme Valley Neighbourhood Development Plan formally submitted to Local Planning Authorities

Published: 14 Jul 20

Holme Valley Parish Council has submitted its Neighbourhood Development Plan to Kirklees Council and to the Peak District National Park Authority Read More...

Holmfirth Public Toilets to Reopen

Holmfirth Public Toilets to Reopen

Published: 1 Jul 20

Holmfirth Public Toilets are to re-open from 9am-5pm 7 days a week from Wednesday 1st July, though with restrictions to the service in place Read More...

Schedule of Virtual Meetings

Schedule of Virtual Meetings

Published: 5 Jun 20

The Council has published its upcoming Schedule of virtual Meetings Read More...

Complaints against a Holme Valley Parish Councillor

Complaints against a Holme Valley Parish Councillor

Published: 4 Jun 20

New complaints have been made against a Councillor of the Parish Council Read More...

Holme Valley Parish Council to hold Virtual Council Meetings

Holme Valley Parish Council to hold Virtual Council Meetings

Published: 27 May 20

Holme Valley Parish Council is to hold virtual meetings using the Zoom platform Read More...

Holme Valley South Emergency Hardship Fund

Holme Valley South Emergency Hardship Fund

Published: 11 May 20

A Hardship Fund has been established to help those residents of Holme Valley South adversely affected by the Coronavirus epidemic Read More...

Holme Valley Bus Services

Holme Valley Bus Services

Published: 1 Apr 20

There have been changes to the Holme Valley Minibus services due to Covid-19 Read More...

Support your Food Banks

Support your Food Banks

Published: 1 Apr 20

Please, support your local food banks during the Covid-19 crisis Read More...

Holme Valley COVID Mutual Aid

Holme Valley COVID Mutual Aid

Published: 1 Apr 20

Holme Valley COVID Mutual Aid group is a newly-formed organisation of volunteers who have mobilised to provide support to vulnerable neighbours during the Covid-19 pandemic Read More...

Getting in touch with your parish Councillor

Published: 31 Mar 20

How to get in touch with your ward Councillors during the COVID-19 emergency Read More...

Covid-19

Covid-19

Published: 29 Mar 20

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Kirklees Covid-19 Community Response

Kirklees Covid-19 Community Response

Published: 29 Mar 20

Here you will find important phone numbers and online forms to request help or to offer help. Read More...

Volunteering Kirklees Covid-19 Emergency

Volunteering Kirklees Covid-19 Emergency

Published: 29 Mar 20

If you want to volunteer for something during the Covid-19 emergency, contact Volunteering Kirklees Read More...

Extra Funding during Covid-19 Emergency

Extra Funding during Covid-19 Emergency

Published: 28 Mar 20

Kirklees has made £30,000 available for each council ward to help cope with the Covid-19 pandemic Read More...

One Community Coronavirus Emergency Func

One Community Coronavirus Emergency Func

Published: 27 Mar 20

One Community is offering grants from their Coronavirus Emergency Fund to local community groups affected by the pandemic Read More...

National Village and Community Hall Survey

National Village and Community Hall Survey

Published: 10 Mar 20

Holme Valley Parish Council would like our local village halls, band rooms, bowling clubs, scout huts, cricket clubs, WI halls and so on, to join in and complete the ACRE survey. Read More...

Meetings cancelled due to Coronavirus concerns

Published: 10 Mar 20

The Service Provision Meeting Scheduled for Monday 16th March 2020 has been cancelled due to concerns about the Coronavirus. The meeting will be rescheduled in due course. Read More...

Holme Valley Parish Council Climate Emergency Action Plan

Holme Valley Parish Council Climate Emergency Action Plan

Published: 27 Feb 20

The Parish Council is pleased to announce the publication of the Climate Emergency Action Plan Read More...

Budget and Precept for 2020-21

Budget and Precept for 2020-21

Published: 26 Feb 20

The Parish Council has approved its budget and precept for the new Council year Read More...

Community Champions Winners 2019-20

Community Champions Winners 2019-20

Published: 7 Feb 20

Chairman Trevor Bellamy was delighted to confer Community Champions awards onto four deserving teams who help make the Holme Valley a great place to live. Read More...

Climate Emergency Standing Committee

Climate Emergency Standing Committee

Published: 12 Dec 19

Holme Valley Parish Council has established a Climate Emergency Standing Committee Read More...

Learning from the Past and Getting Ready for the Future

Learning from the Past and Getting Ready for the Future

Published: 29 Nov 19

A review of Holme Valley Parish Council's financial governance procedures was concluded recently. Read More...

Holme Valley Neighbourhood Development Plan

Holme Valley Neighbourhood Development Plan

Published: 29 Oct 19

UPDATE: We are reviewing feedback from the Neighbourhood Development Plan Consultation. Read More...

Press Release 28th October 2019

Press Release 28th October 2019

Published: 28 Oct 19

Holme Valley Parish Council today issued a Press Release with regard to actions taken by the Council towards one of its Councillors. Read More...

Tidy Trader Awards 2019

Tidy Trader Awards 2019

Published: 21 Oct 19

The Winners 2019 Read More...

Tidy Trader Awards 2019

Tidy Trader Awards 2019

Published: 20 Oct 19

Gold Award Winner: Taylors Foodstore of Honley Read More...

Tidy Trader Awards 2019

Tidy Trader Awards 2019

Published: 20 Oct 19

Gold Award Winner: Devour of Thongsbridge Read More...

Tidy Trader Awards 2019

Tidy Trader Awards 2019

Published: 19 Oct 19

Silver Award Winner: Fair Trader of Holmfirth Read More...

Tidy Trader Awards 2019

Tidy Trader Awards 2019

Published: 19 Oct 19

Silver Award Winner: Catch of Holmfirth Read More...

Tidy Trader Awards 2019

Tidy Trader Awards 2019

Published: 19 Oct 19

Silver Award Winner: Aldi of Holmfirth Read More...

Tidy Trader Awards 2019

Tidy Trader Awards 2019

Published: 19 Oct 19

Silver Award Winner: J Brindon Addy of Hade Edge Read More...

Climate Emergency Public Engagement

Climate Emergency Public Engagement

Published: 1 Oct 19

The Holme Valley Parish Council Climate Emergency Working Group wants your help to develop the Climate Emergency Action Plan. Read More...

New Deputy Clerk and Responsible Finance Officer

New Deputy Clerk and Responsible Finance Officer

Published: 25 Sep 19

Richard McGill has joined the Holme Valley Parish Council as Deputy Clerk and Responsible Finance Officer. Read More...

Holme Valley Parish Council Financial Accounts 2018-19

Published: 3 Jul 19

The accounts for the year ended 31st March 2019 are published. Read More...

New Clerk

New Clerk

Published: 22 May 19

Our new Clerk , Liz Bennett, was appointed in April. Read More...