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« Kirklees » takes part in the European Local Democracy Week - a paneuropean event coordinated by the Congress of Local and Regional Authorities of the Council of Europe - as « Partner city »

We're working with our citizens and others to grow a stronger local democracy in Kirklees, from the ground up. We'd like you to be part of it. The Kirklees Democracy Commission made 48 recommendations about strengthening our local democracy. Citizens and partners are welcome to get involved in our practical work to make it happen. Please come along to our events, join our email list to keep in touch, or follow us on twitter.

Partner(s) :

Batley 150, Huddersfield 150, University of Huddersfield, Kirklees schools, Kirklees Youth Council, Golcar Ward Forum, Friends of Greenhead Park, Mikron Theatre, Newsome Ward Community Forum, Dolly Shot Pop Up Picturehouse, The Media Centre Huddersfield, Creative Scene, Hidden Track Theatre, It's a Word Thing, Hannah Directory, Huddersfield Students' Union, Building African Caribbean Communities (BACC), LGiU (Local Government Information Unit) and UK Parliament outreach.

Activity referring to the leading theme "Citizens participation, consultation and commitment : for a living local democracy"

Golcar Ward Forum

The Elms 78 New Street, Milnsbridge, Huddersfield HD3 4LD
09/10/2018

Democracy drop-in & Full Council

Reception Room & Council Chamber, Huddersfield Town Hall Corporation Street, Huddersfield HD1 2ET
10/10/2018

It’s Up to You

Various venues across Kirklees
From 17/10/2018 to 24/10/2018

Thinking Big - Making a difference in your community and beyond

Jo Cox House, 90 Commercial Street, Batley WF17 5DS
19/12/2018

Growing a stronger youth council

John Smith’s Stadium, Stadium Way, Huddersfield HD1 6PG
19/10/2018

Kirklees Leaders Question Time

Holmfirth Civic Hall, Huddersfield Road, Holmfirth HD9 3AS
23/10/2018

School visits for Local Democracy Week 2018

Council Chamber, Huddersfield Town Hall, Corporation Street, Huddersfield HD1 2ET
16/10/2018

ELDW citizens participation activity

Celebrating local suffragettes

Community Room, Greenhead Park, Huddersfield HD1 4HS
03/10/2018

Revolting Women – The fight for the vote

Meltham Sports & Community Centre, Mean Lane, Meltham, Holmfirth HD9 5QT
10/10/2018

Newsome 1918 - Votes for Women

Newsome Scout Hall, Newsome Road South, Newsome, Huddersfield HD4 6JJ
13/10/2018

Suffragette - Pop Up Cinema

Newsome Scout Hall, Newsome Road South, Newsome, Huddersfield HD4 6JJ
13/10/2018

Your Future Your Voice

John Smith’s Stadium, Stadium Way, Huddersfield HD1 6PG
From 17/10/2018 to 18/10/2018

Making Music Democratically

Vinyl Tap, 42 John William Street, Huddersfield HD1 1ER
17/10/2018

Victorian Voices of Huddersfield

Council Chamber, Huddersfield Town Hall, Corporation Street, Huddersfield HD1 2ET
18/10/2018

Democracy Commission Working Group

Live webcast
24/10/2018

Huddersfield 150: The Exhibition

Heritage Quay, University of Huddersfield, Queensgate HD1 3DH
From 15/10/2018 to 21/10/2018

Our Fight for the Voting Right – exhibition

Tolson Museum, Wakefield Road, Dalton, Huddersfield HD5 8DJ
From 15/10/2018 to 21/10/2018

Batley 150 exhibition

Batley Library, 14 Market Place, Batley WF17 5DA
From 15/10/2018 to 21/10/2018

Extraordinary Women of the Huddersfield Borough

Huddersfield Library, Princess Alexandra Walk, Huddersfield HD1 2SU
From 15/10/2018 to 21/10/2018

Communication campaign

Face to face with our councillors

Online
From 15/10/2018 to 21/10/2018

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