Together Fasting: Halifax Central celebrates Ramadan with community Iftar

On Wednesday 15th May, Halifax Central Initiative held our fifth annual community Iftar at Queen's Road Neighbourhood Centre. This year we partnered up with Together Housing who sponsored the event and provided the food for the Iftar.  Over 90 people joined us from across Calderdale, including residents, community groups  and local services including the Police, Councillors, Halifax Opportunities … Continue reading Together Fasting: Halifax Central celebrates Ramadan with community Iftar

Celebrating gender balance in Halifax: International Women’s Day 2019

Women: We are Warriors!, We are Soldiers, Police Officers, Carers, Lawyers, Mothers, Wives, Allies, Multi-taskers, Homemakers, Bread-winners, Teachers - we can be anything we want to be! On Wednesday 6 March, we celebrated our annual International Women's Day, here at Queen's Road Neighbourhood Centre. Joined by nearly 200 residents from across Halifax, we celebrated the … Continue reading Celebrating gender balance in Halifax: International Women’s Day 2019

Community wardens visit schools to help children prepare for bonfire and darker nights

Last week our community wardens Jonny Cato and Zameer Akhtar visited two schools in Calderdale to discuss safety during bonfire night and how to stay safe and be seen now its becoming darker earlier.from  They visited Christ Church School in Sowerby Bridge earlier on the week, accompanied by Andrew Greenwood from West Yorkshire Fire & Rescue , who discussed the … Continue reading Community wardens visit schools to help children prepare for bonfire and darker nights