The Halifax Gibbet is quite unique in England. There is no other known execution instrument like it and it still stands today on its namesake road Gibbet Street. From the 13th Century this deadly instrument was used to execute any thieves who stole goods over the value of 13 ½ D. ( In modern day … Continue reading The Gibbet Heritage Board Official Unveiling
Looking to change your career or maybe you just want to do something amazing in 2019? What about becoming a foster carer? There are children and young people in Calderdale who need a loving family home and we are always looking for foster families. We provide competitive pay and you will get all the necessary … Continue reading Be incredible and foster!
Home Start Calderdale support families across Calderdale who may be struggling with a variety of issues. Volunteers help families by visiting and offering friendly, practical and confidential support. Could you spare two hours a week to help a local family? Training courses start soon. Find out more here
Jimah Dawah Mosque is presenting a family event for people of all faiths or none to describe how Jesus and the key events in his life are described in the Quran. The event will be hosted by local Imams at the JMAH at 97 Hopwood Lane, Halifax HX1 4ET on Sunday 16 December, 1:30pm-2:00pm. … Continue reading Family event: The Story of Jesus Described in The Quran