We have made a change to our cremation policy today. Up to ten mourners will now be able to attend cremations in Kirklees from outside the chapel, allowing people to pay their respects whilst following social distancing rules.Read more
We’re carrying out surface dressing on 29 roads across the district this month.Read more
We’ll be flooding Castle Hill’s Victoria Tower, Dewsbury Town Hall, and Batley Town Hall in blue light this Thursday evening (9/4/20), to coincide with the national show of thanks for local NHS staff. We’re working with Element 3 Design and TG Events, to light up these local landmarks as a show of respect for the NHS staff, carers and otherRead more
As part of our commitment to managing the impact of Coronavirus (COVID-19), we have taken the very difficult decision to make further changes to cremation services in the Kirklees. We have made the sad decision to take no further bookings for funeral services at Dewsbury Crematorium and Huddersfield Crematorium from Monday 6 April. This is in line with new stricterRead more
In line with the Government’s instruction to stop all unnecessary contact and travel, Kirklees Council has closed all play and sports areas as part of their efforts to prevent the spread of Coronavirus (COVID-19)Read more
We would like to reassure you that we are doing everything possible to continue providing our waste and recycling service. However, the situation is constantly changing and you may experience some disruption over the coming weeks and months. We will be updating the following information on a regular basis so please check back… Kerbside Bin Collections We are currently emptyingRead more
We remain committed to preventing homelessness and helping to protect people from poverty, and as such are currently working on our wider community support offer which we will be announcing in the next week.
We can, however, reassure you that no tenants will be evicted as a direct result of Coronavirus (Covid-19).
As part of our ambitious new blueprint for Dewsbury, we need your views on the Dewsbury Townscape Heritage Initiative (THI).Read more