Our thanks to the staff and pupils of Hillside Primary School and to the Newsome ward councillors, who were the first to try out our new style “Meet your councillors” session in October as part of Local Democracy Week 2020.
Could you organise an online event or safe activity in your local place during October 2020 that helps people to get involved in our local democracy Or do you have a story to share?
We’ve invited some of our officers and councillors to go face to face in a new series of videos.
We’re encouraging our citizens, councillors and local organisations to get involved by organising an event or activity anywhere in Kirklees during October 2018 that helps people to get involved in local democracy.
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 keen to hear from local organisations who might want to be part of Local Democracy Week 2017 in Kirklees.