If you’d like to recommend someone to be on a future Kirklees Question Time panel, we are taking your suggestions now.
A new Working Group for the Kirklees Democracy Commission are overseeing our practical work to grow a stronger local democracy.
Researchers at the University of Huddersfield are encouraging young people aged 14 to 18 in Kirklees to take part in some research about the wider issues around lowering the voting age and young people’s views on politics and democracy.
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.
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 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.