North Kirklees Green Party

Chair: Nick Whittingham

Sue and Karen help with Castle Hill clean up

By andrewcooper | 29th June 2020 | 0 Comments

Lockdown has seen a rise in anti-social behaviour at Castle Hill late at night with increased littering and ‘souped up’ noisy cars going up there in the early hours of the morning. Karen and Sue have been to Castle Hill helping with community clean ups. The Council is also looking at having a barrier installed […]

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“Off Yer Bike”

By andrewcooper | 29th June 2020 | 0 Comments

Following a joint initiative by West Yorkshire Police and Newsome Ward Councillors a number of illegal trail bikes and quad bikes have been seized. Riders of these bikes frequently use them without helmets are uninsured and ride on footpaths and fields in the area causing noise and disturbance. Newsome Ward Green Councillors funded the time […]

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Time to press the reset button on all we know

By andrewcooper | 11th June 2020 | 0 Comments

“Normal life” is on hold.” For many of us the ‘pause’ button has been pressed on all we know. The all consuming,  news dominating B word ‘Brexit’ has been replaced with the C-word ‘Corona’ or ‘Covid19’.  The physical places where we once came together as a society, where we met, collaborated, planned and had a […]

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Kirklees climate Emergency Protest

By andrewcooper | 15th November 2019 | 0 Comments

Green Party members joined a demonstration by local campaigners outside the Town Hall in Huddersfield on 13th November before the Kirklees full council debated the Climate Emergency Report.   In the debate many councillors felt it was an important step forward and should not be a party political issues. But there were significant criticism about […]

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