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Love booking holidays? Kirklees school term dates for 2018/19 have been set

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Our Cabinet agreed the 2018/19 term dates for Kirklees community and voluntary schools at their meeting last night (27 June 2017), which includes making October half term the same week as most others nearby. As always, parents are advised to check with individual schools before they book holidays etc as these dates may not necessarily be the same for academies

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Kirklees Council Leader expresses sympathy to victims of Manchester terror attack

The leader of Kirklees Council Cllr David Sheard has expressed his sympathy to victims of the terrorist attack in Manchester, and paid tribute to those who helped the injured and others who were affected. He said: “Our thoughts today are with the families of those who have died, and with those who are recovering from injuries caused by this indiscriminate

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Have a curious month at our libraries

From the history of gin to local oddities, greedy queens to Mr Men books, this month Kirklees libraries are celebrating our community history with a series of guest talks and fun events. Walks, talks, quizzes and displays…it’s all free and there’s plenty for families as well as local history buffs. We’ve picked out some of the more quirky happenings below,

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