Coming Soon – Christmas Jumper Day for Save the Children

Halifax North & East Blog

Friday 15 December is the Save the Children Christmas Jumper Day

The slogan this year – ‘Make the World Better with a Sweater’.

Save the Children want to get schools, workplaces or just friends and colleagues to get involved and donate £2 to have a great excuse to flaunt your most fabulous, silly and bizarre festive knits.

You can sign up to this event and get fundraising ideas  at https://christmasjumperday.org/register

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Christmas Tree Festival at Halifax Minster

Calderdale Lower Valley

Halifax Minster will be holding a Christmas Tree Festival from Friday 1 December – Monday 4 December.  Open from 10am – 4pm (except Sunday 12noon-5pm), 32 Christmas trees will adorn the Minster for this new annual event.

The trees have been sponsored and decorated by different organisations across the town for people’s enjoyment.

Entrance: Adults £2, Children FREE.

Refreshments will be available and the Minster shop will be open.

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Calderdale Council on being Winter Wise

Calderdale Lower Valley

It’s getting cold out there! Calderdale Council have produced a short film for a guide to staying Winter Wise.
Winter is a time when people are at more risk of injury or illness. By thinking ahead you can reduce risk and be prepared should the cold weather hit suddenly.

You can also download the download the Stay Winter Wise booklet.

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