Support your local radio station and vote for Phoenix FM!

Phoenix_FM_LogoPhoenix Radio has been given the opportunity to receive funding through the Aviva Community Fund.

 The station has been running now for 10 years, giving a unique opportunity to many people who live and work in Calderdale to be part of the area’s only full time community radio station.

 To be able to receive the award we need your vote and the vote of other people you may know who wish to support us.

 The project link is https://community-fund.aviva.co.uk/voting/project/view/17-5501

 Many thanks from the volunteers from Phoenix Radio

 

Vote for your favourite Calderdale park!


 Seven parks in Calderdale are in the running for the Green Flag People’s Choice Award – Shibden Park, Wellholme Park, Manor Heath Park, People’s Park, Ogden Water Country Park, Clay House Park and Bailiff Bridge Memorial Garden. To help your favourite Calderdale park to make the UK’s top 10, simply cast your vote – visit www.greenflagaward.org, select your country/region on the interactive map to find your park and click the ‘vote for this park’ button.

Vote for the Victoria Theatre as the country’s most welcoming theatre!

Voting is now open for the UK’s most welcoming theatre award and the Victoria Theatre 20bcee95-d587-4599-b497-c846bd9022ceis in the running again. Please vote at https://uktheatre.org/vote/, where you can also enter a competition to win £200 worth of theatre tokens. Voting closes on Tuesday 19 September 2017

Oyez, Oyez, Town Crier Competition in Halifax

Oyez, Oyez, Woolshops to host second Town Crier Competition!

On 7th May, Woolshops will host its second town crier competition in conjunction with Halifax town crier, Les Cutts.

town_crier_competition_700From 11am – 3pm, criers from across the UK will compete to be crowned the Woolshops Champion Town Crier 2016.

Criers will participate in two rounds throughout the day and will be judged on their confidence, bearing, diction, inflection, accuracy, volume and clarity.

Shoppers will also be able to visit a pop-up vintage café which is being run in conjunction with Pass It On and the Imperial Crown hotel, and street food from Ispice