Social media

Connect with us via social media to stay up to date with all our latest news, share your own information and tell us what you think. We check most of our pages during the week between 9am and 5pm. If you ask us a question outside these times please bear with us as it’ll usually take a little longer for a reply.


We have over 50 Twitter accounts. Try our top tips or follow our Kirklees Council twitter list.


@KirkleesCouncil is our main twitter account

Our top twitter tips are:






Museums & Galleries

Parks & outdoor learning

Democracy and elections

Councillors and meetings


Kirklees Councillors twitter list

District committees

Kirklees Mayor



Community Kirklees twitter list






We have over 70 Facebook pages. You might like some of our top tips…

Live in Kirklees facebook page

Live in Kirklees is our main Facebook page

Our top facebook tips are:

Live in Kirklees

Greenhead Park

Oakwell Hall Country Park


Arts-Team Kirklees

Creative Kirklees


Kirklees Town Hall Events


Kirklees Libraries


Kirklees Markets

Upmarket Sundays

Museums & Galleries

Bagshaw Museum

Huddersfield Art Gallery

Kirklees Museums & Galleries

Red House Museum

Tolson Museum

Parks and outdoor learning

Cliffe House

Dewsbury Country Park

Greenhead Park

Oakwell Hall Country Park

Playing pitches in Kirklees

District committees

Area and Neighbourhood Working in Kirklees

Batley and Spen District Committee

Dewsbury and Mirfield District Committee

Kirklees Rural District Committee

Support for communities

Community Partnerships Kirklees

Gateway to Care

Families in Kirklees

Children’s centres

Almondbury, Huddersfield Central, Newsome and Lowerhouses Children’s Centre

Cleckheaton and Heckmondwike Children’s Centre

Dewsbury South Children’s Centre

Dewsbury West Children’s Centre

Rawthorpe and Dalton Children’s Centre

Sure Start Batley Children’s Centre

Sure Start Birkby and Paddock Children’s Centre

Sure Start Chestnut Children’s Centre

Sure Start Colne Valley and Holme Valley North Children’s Centre

Sure Start Golcar, Cowlersley, Milnsbridge and Lindley Children’s Centre

Sure Start Liversedge Children’s Centre



Markets and shopping

Kirklees Fairtrade

Kirklees Markets

Upmarket Sundays


Other networks

You can also connect with us on these other social networks…

Kirklees Council – LinkedIn (sharing jobs and related news)


Blogs and stories

You might like to subscribe to some of our other blogs or follow our online stories…

Election Tales blog

Local people telling the story of the elections


Election Tales

I’m In, Kirklees

It’s Time To Talk

Kirklees Leader


Kirklees Council Storify

Stories about local events and projects

Kirklees Council – Storify

Videos, photos and audio

You can also find us on these media sharing sites…

Kirklees videos – YouTube

Social media Kirklees – Flickr

Kirklees Council – AudioBoom

Kirklees Council – SoundCloud

Social media guidelines

User content rules

Social Media Guidelines (for staff, councillors and partners)