Join us for a day of special activities from 12 noon on Saturday 13th October 2018 at Newsome Scout Hall to commemorate the end of World War One and to celebrate the beginning of Votes for Women and the creation of the Women’s Institute.
Mon-Realm Tenants and Residents Association’s annual Halloween Party is on Saturday 27th October 2018 from 4pm to 7pm at Newsome Scout Hall, Newsome Road South, Newsome, Huddersfield HD4 6JJ. Disco and games, Lots to do, Tombola raffle and much more, Food and refreshments. Tickets are on sale now: £2.50 each.
If you would like tickets please contact Danni at Danni.email@example.com
Join local charity River Holme Connections on the Riverside Way in Lockwood for a walk on the wildside. Discover the wildlife that lives above and below the surface of the River Holme, get rid of some alien invaders, try your hand at fishing and help us create some unique artworks.
Drop in or spend some time with us at this free half term event for youngsters and their families. Tuesday 30th October 2018 from 1pm to 3pm, meet at HD4 6AT.
This event is one of the Kirklees Youth Alliance Events during October half term. It is part of an exciting new alliance of youth-focused organisations delivering positive activities across Kirklees. We will be asking young people about service provision to help develop a new community-based youth offer.
You can see the award winning feature film “Suffragette” in a special free community cinema show, as part of the World War One commemorations in Newsome. Join us at Newsome Scout Hall, Newsome Road South HD4 6JJ on Saturday 13th October 2018 from 6pm.
Everyone is welcome at Growing Newsome’s annual Autumn Gathering event. There’s lots of local food available to try and buy, including preserves, homemade cakes and a hot, two-course lunch served from 12 noon. We also have stalls and activities, including crafts for kids. Food growers can choose from seven different varieties of garlic bulbs, plus onion sets, seeds and a selection of plants.
The event is on Saturday 6th October 2018 from 10am to 1pm at Newsome Scout Hall, Newsome Road South HD4 6JJ. Refreshments are available all morning. Free admission.
There’s a free first aid awareness training session for adult volunteers, run by the Yorkshire Ambulance Service, on Saturday 27th October 2018 from 9am to 11.30am at The Old Bakery, 1c Ruth Street, Newsome.
The session covers:
- How to recognise a suspected heart attack.
- How, when and why to perform Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR).
- How, when and why to place an unconscious breathing person into the recovery position.
- How to recognise and deal with a choking situation.
- How to deal with a suspected stroke (FAST).
- How to deal with life-threatening or serious bleeding.
Place are limited and must be booked in advance. If you’d like to take part, please email Julie: firstname.lastname@example.org
Organised by Newsome Ward Community Forum.
Growing Newsome are looking for more volunteers to join in at our local Community Allotment. From sitting down sowing some seeds in the potting shed to doing some digging or helping with DIY tasks, there’s something to suit everyone. It’s a great way to learn and to meet people, or just to spend some quiet time outdoors. Open every Sunday from 10am to 12 noon and other times too. Email: email@example.com
Newsome Tenants and Residents Association are holding a Coffee Morning to fundraise for Macmillan Cancer Support. Please come and join in at Newsome Scout Hall on Saturday 29th September 2018 from 10am to 12 noon. Homemade cakes, refreshments, raffle and good company.
Newsome Ward Community Forum are proud to be included in this year’s Hannah Directory. It’s a yearly print publication which celebrates the great stuff that people are doing in places in England’s north, and asking how even more of it can happen. Hannah Directory is named after and inspired by suffragette and rebel Hannah Mitchell.
Please let us know if you’d like a copy.