Public meeting – Equality Forum Calderdale, all welcome!

The Equality Forum for Calderdale aims to provide an opportunity for the views and needs of different communities of interest to be fed into the policy and service planning processes of statutory organisations within the district. equalitylogo

The Equality Forum for Calderdale will hold its annual public meeting on Wednesday 4th October.  The meeting will take place at the Kings Centre, Park Road, Halifax, HX1 2TS from 5.30pm.  We are pleased to announce that Julie Killey,  Service Manager for Commissioning & Partnership (Adult & Children’s Service) will be attending.

All members of the public are welcome to attend as it will provide you the opportunity to ask direct questions on issues that may be of concern to you. It is important that all members of the community representing different groups attend to ensure that we are listening and taking into consideration issues that affect you in terms of  Commissioning & Partnership in Calderdale and we can then try and address some of these concerns.


Do you live in Akroydon? Do you want to be part of a new exhibition at Bankfield Museum?

Bankfield Museum is opening a new gallery and the first exhibition will be looking at the past, present and future of Akroydon. This exhibition is in collaboration with the Halifax Photographic Society who will be capturing the ‘Present’ element in photographs.ackroyd event.png

The exhibition opens on the 7th October 2017 and more details are available on Calderdale Museums website

The Halifax Photographic Society would like to hear from people who now live, or have lived in Akroydon. They would like to arrange a time to meet, photograph you, and hear your stories about living in the area.

There will be an informal gathering on Tuesday 19th September, 6 p.m in

The Square, Akroydon (whatever the weather) where the Halifax Photographic Society will photograph you and images of you may be included in the exhibition.

If you are interested, please come along and share this with other residents.

If you can’t get there but would like to know more or be involved contact the Halifax Photographic Society via the website

Come along to your next Southowram Ward Forum & PACT meeting, Tuesday 19 September, starts 7pm…