ADSO (the Association of Democratic Services Officers) have created a special award to acknowledge the Kirklees Democracy Commission’s “outstanding work in promoting local democracy.”
A brief report about the next steps for the Kirklees Democracy Commission is on the agenda for the Full Council meeting on Wednesday 15th November 2017.
Learn about the suffragettes and find out how to get your voice heard in these free UK Parliament workshops.
We’re delighted to be able to share the 2017 edition of the Hannah Directory with Kirklees citizens at our women’s suffrage themed events during Local Democracy Week.
Enjoy these special screenings of the award winning film “Suffragette” in community venues across Kirklees.
We’re delighted to welcome some of our youth councillors back to the Council Chamber to launch a toolkit that will help councillors to talk to school children about local democracy.
We’re holding a special Question Time event with local leaders on 12th October 2017, and everyone is welcome to send in their questions.
We’re keen to hear from local organisations who might want to be part of Local Democracy Week 2017 in Kirklees.
We held a special event on 30th June 2017 to celebrate the publication of our ‘Growing a stronger local democracy’ report.
We want to create the conditions in which local democracy will thrive. This means starting with our citizens and with our sense of local identity – with the ground beneath our feet.