Summer Celebration 2019

On Saturday 15th June 2019 from 10.00am, there will be a Summer Celebration at Huddersfield Parish Church and in St Peter’s Gardens on Byram Street. There will be several charities involved including Forget-me-not Hospice, Save the Children, RSPCA, Kirkwood Hospice, Macmillan Cancer and Age UK. There will also be craft and other stalls, games, a…

A Fair Day?

As warm as the cold winter weather would allow, plenty of people browsed our Huddersfield Parish Church’s Charity Fair. Bacon butties, veg stew and tea aplenty kept the workers and guest happy. The Mayor of Kirklees, Counsellor Paul Kane visited all the stalls and spoke with their representatives and was impressed by the numbers of charities…

Global Crafts

Global Crafts is a local charity that promotes Fair Trade and justice for the poor.

Forget Me Not Children’s Hospice

HI. My name is Gill Wilde and I have been raising funds for Forget me not Children’s Hospice for over seven years by making knitted and sewn items such as hats, scarves,gloves aprons and bags.

Cancer Research uk. 

My name is Maria, I am the shop manager of cancer research uk on rams den street in Huddersfield. We have lots of brand new excellent quality xmas cards  as well as fabulous donated stock. We are always asking for donations of any kind. Thank you. Merry Christmas. Xx

Macmillan Cancer Support

Hi, I’m Stacey and I’m the local fundraising manager for Kirklees and Wakefield. Macmillan Cancer Support is one the UK’s biggest charities supporting people affected by cancer. At Macmillan, we know how a cancer diagnosis can affect everything. As well as helping with the medical needs of people affected by cancer, we also provide support…

Holme Valley Mountain Rescue

Hello  my name is Nigel Bagott. HVMRT are unpayed volunteers24hour 365 days a year. The team has about 40 members on the call out list. We are fund raising for a new land rover for the team.   

Age UK Calderdale and Kirklees

Hello! I’m Judith. I work for Age UK and we can provide products and services to help older people Love Later Life!!! Find us at 12 New Street or call on 01484 535994

Huddersfield Diabetes Uk Group

Hi, my name is Katie Lee. I am the chair person for the Huddersfield Diabetes Uk group. We have a stall at the charity Christmas fair, to raise awareness of diabetes. We are also setting up a local diabetes group within Huddersfield and would encourage anyone to get intouch. The group will be for anyone…

And We Are Open

Michael the church warden stands in the cold and acts as an opening attraction. The Mayor, Councillor Paul Kane arrives and is greeted by the Vicar and speaks with representatives of his charity for the year. Oh Little Town of Bethlehem is sung and the fair begins.