Take the Lead at the RSPCA Big Walkies this weekend


The RSPCA Halifax, Huddersfield & District Branch are hosting their second Big Walkies – a sponsored dog walk for pooches and their owners to show their support for their local RSPCA Centre.

Sunday 25 September at 11am
At Shibden Park, Godley Ln, Halifax, HX3 6XG

To register please visit www.rspca.org.uk/bigwalkies it’s only £10 and once you’ve signed up, you will receive a Big Walkies Participant Pack, T shirt and dog bandana.

All sponsorship raised will go directly to the local RSPCA Halifax and Huddersfield Centre, which is a self funding branch of the National RSPCA responsible for raising their own funds within the local area.

Shelf & District Community Group – Grand Play Area Opening

Join in the fun and see the Mayor officially open a newly refurbished Play Area in
Shelf Hall Park with FREE face painting and refreshments for children.

Saturday 17 September 2016 – 12.15pm to 2.15pm
At Shelf Hall Park, Halifax Road, Shelf, Halifax, HX3 7NT

S&D Play Area Poster

Public Art Goes Wild at Ogden – FREE Event!

Artist Marguerita Evans will be creating a large scale piece of art using recycled materials with families or playschemes in this FREE event at Ogden.

The event runs for two days on Wednesday 27 and Thursday 28  July 2016

Although the event is FREE to attend, booking is essential and can be done by email to countryside@calderdale.gov.uk or telephone 01422 284415 (Answer Phone).

When booking, please state:

  • Which day you’d like to attend.
  • Attending full day or half a day.
  • Number of adults attending.
  • Number of children (must be accompanied).
  • Contact number or e-mail address.