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New fund launched to help Kirklees community celebrate the 2020 Tour de Yorkshire

We’ve launched a new community fund to help residents, businesses, schools and community groups celebrate the 2020 Tour de Yorkshire when it races through the borough on Saturday 2 May 2020. Who can apply? Community and voluntary groups, town and parish councils, schools and businesses can all apply for funding, of up to £500, to deliver activities and events to

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Prepare for Storm Dennis

We’re calling on residents to prepare for another weekend of extreme weather, with a major incident now declared. With Kirklees still recovering following the flooding and disruption brought by Storm Ciara, emergency preparations are now in place for Storm Dennis which is expected to bring heavy rainfall and high winds to the borough from 15 February. Emergency centre to open

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