Kirklees Libraries announce plans to welcome back local communities

Kirklees Libraries will begin a phased recovery of services as coronavirus lockdown restrictions are lifted across the country. Ring and Read Scheme From 20 July residents will be able to return borrowed items to specific libraries. They can also contact the library service to order a selection of books as part of a Ring and Read scheme.  These books can

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Outbreak at Liversedge bed company

A statement on behalf of Kirklees Council, Public Health England and High Grove Beds on an outbreak at a local bed company. Kirklees Council, the Health and Safety Executive and Public Health England are working with High Grove Beds after eight members of its factory staff have to date, tested positive for coronavirus. High Grove Beds – which was inspected

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Check your post, don’t lose your vote

At some point over the next few weeks, you will receive an important letter from Kirklees Council in the post. This is the annual household canvass form, which is sent to ensure that we can keep the electoral register up to date. This form helps us to identify any residents who are not yet registered to vote so that they can be encouraged to register. The letter

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Poetry, fancy dress and illustrations – literary adventures with Kirklees Libraries

Kirklees Libraries will be launching an exciting online reading development programme for children in Kirklees next week. What’s it all about? Library Adventures Live! will be the start of a fantastic programme aimed at encouraging more children to read for pleasure which will help with their long term literacy skills.  There will be authors reading from their work; illustrators running

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