New figures reveal the full impact that cuts to housing benefit will have on people in Yorkshire and the Humber. Thousands of people in the region face debt and homelessness if the Government goes ahead with planned cuts, warns Crisis, the national charity for single homeless people.
A local home decorating store has recently begun stocking an innovative new range of recycled paints. Colour Yorkshire In Hebden Bridge is now able to help you do your bit for the environment when redecorating your home.
Seven schemes to refurbish Calderdale playgrounds have been put on hold while the Council waits to find out whether the Government will suspend funding. The Playbuilder programme has already seen 14 Calderdale playgrounds refurbished and rebuilt over three years.
Finding childcare during the summer holidays can often be a nightmare for parents. They have to use their own holiday, ask family and friends for help, or rely on the flexibility of their employers to ensure their children are cared for and active during the summer break.
The Department for Education has released provisional results for National Curriculum tests and Teacher Assessments for 2010. Yet again, pupils in Calderdale schools have produced some first class results which are above the national average in both English and mathematics.
Calderdale councillors have voted to give a £100,000 boost to the area’s businesses. Members of Calderdale Council’s Cabinet voted to allocate the extra money from the Economic Fighting Fund to the Business Improvement Grant Initiative when they met on Monday (August 2nd).
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- Posted: 27 September 2011Get Ready For This Year's Stubbing Apple Day
- Posted: 21 September 2011Local Unemployment Figures Record High
- Posted: 15 February 2011Local Jeweller Leads The Way With Fairtrade Gold
- Posted: 13 February 2011Council Budget Proposals Show Cabinet Has Listened
- Posted: 9 February 2011Meeting To Ensure Future Of Local Cinema
- Posted: 8 February 2011Voluntary Groups Invited To Hub Open Day
- Posted: 4 February 2011New Funds To Support Local Businesses
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