Saturday 29 February 2020, Huddersfield Voluntary group Kirklees Climate Emergency Group is organising a free climate-focused event on ‘leap day’ Saturday 29 February 2020 at Huddersfield Mission, running from 1-5pm. Councillor Shabir Pandor, Leader of Kirklees Council, and Sir John Harman, former Leader, will be speaking at the event. Professor Andy Gouldson, Co-Chair of the […]
Campaigners call on the Council to do more for Kirklees’ trees Members of the Save Greenhead Trees and Kirklees Climate Emergency campaign groups organised a lobby and deputation to Kirklees Council today (Wednesday 18 September 2019) reinforcing the urgent need to protect and plant trees as part of the council’s response to the climate emergency. […]
Today climate campaigners made a deputation to the Kirklees Council meeting, questioning the Council as to progress made on its Climate Emergency Motion in January 2019. The speakers were representatives of the newly-formed Kirklees Climate Emergency Group, a voluntary community group which aims “To support, promote and facilitate as appropriate the aims and objectives set […]
We’ve got two events planned for July 2019 to help us and the council gather momentum in tackling the climate crisis: Saturday 6 July 2019 Climate Emergency People’s Assembly: What do we do next? 14:15-16:15 Slaithwaite Civic Hall, New St, HD7 5AB Huddersfield Workshop exploring how the local community can get involved and support rapid […]
We are a local group of people wanting to support the council in turning its recent Climate Emergency Motion into action. Watch this space for updates coming very soon!