Tag Archives: West Yorkshire Police

Fighting fire with fines

Fires and BBQs are now banned on open public spaces in Kirklees, in a joined-up effort to tackle dangerous grassland blazes. Why has the ban been put in place? This tough stances comes after the most recent Marsden Moor fire, which was started by a discarded BBQ, estimated to have covered more than 10sq kilometres of moorland. Is the Marsden

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Hate Crime Awareness Week

We are in partnership with West Yorkshire Police, HuGG, Cloverleaf Advocacy and the Kirklees Involvement Network and are marking Hate Crime Awareness Week with a series of themed roadshows across our area. Our main message is that hate crime does happen locally and that it isn’t acceptable. By encouraging people to be more confident in reporting homophobia, racism, disablism, transphobia and

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