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Museums and Galleries celebrate improving lives of local community through volunteer programme

A new video promoting volunteering in Kirklees Museums and Galleries has been made to encourage more people to benefit from the volunteering experience.   In the short video, volunteers share their stories – from the gardening volunteer who says helping out is aiding his recovering from two nervous breakdowns, to the university student that is putting what she is learning

Tea Gowns and Tea Time – History Wardrobe Presentation

Cole Porter said "Anything Goes", about the 1930s. So why not 'eavesdrop' on high society ladies from the time at Bagshaw Museum, Batley, on Saturday 11 February 2017 - when the History Wardrobe presents 'Tea Gowns and Tea Time'.

Changes to Children’s Centres

Our Cabinet members have agreed new ways of supporting children, young people and families across the district. The changes will allow us to focus on the things that make the biggest difference in local communities and ensure the most vulnerable people receive the support they need. ‘Early Help’ services are designed to support local people as early as possible and to


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