Know your limits

Our litigation department get a lot of calls from people who have, unfortunately, left it too late to be able to do anything about their case. Usually for well intentioned reasons, but “A good intention with a bad approach, often leads to a poor result”. The law is full of time limits, and if you […]

Brighouse Gala 29.06.19

We are proud to be taking part in the Brighouse Charity Gala on 29th June 2019. There will be a procession through the Town Centre before it arrives in Welhome Park, where we will be doing a lucky dip and nail painting. All proceeds will be given to the Laura Crane Cancer Trust.  They support […]

Letters to Santa

Please post your letters to Santa at Birstall library by the 7th December 2018. Please put your name and address on the back of your letter to receive a reply from Santa.

Batley Festival

Now in it’s 5th year Batley Festival is back once again on 10 September. Running from 11:00 until 17:00 the event takes over the centre of town with lots going on. You can shop until you drop at the many and varied market stalls in the market place. With everything from hand made crafts, food and […]

Westival Returns

The ever popular music and beer festival returns from 02 September for 3 free fun days of some great local music talent. Plus plenty of real ales to try and enjoy. This year the event is supporting Kirklees Music School as it’s nominated charity, with musicians from he charity performing on the stage. There will also be […]

#MoreInCommon Community Fun Day

Come along and enjoy the fun on 03 September from 12 until 5p.m at the Batley and Spen More In Common community fun day. This free end of summer party is packed full of things to do and enjoy. From a football tournament to face painting, from archery to arts and crafts, and much much […]

The Batley Picture Show

Saturday 10th September 8:30pm Memorial Gardens   One unforgettable night that will stay in your heart forever. See the stories of Batley- the rag trade, the night life, the big games and the people.  All brought to life with live music, poetry, performance and pyrotechnic effects.  A special one-night only performance by international outdoor arts […]

The Big Friendly Read

The reading agency and libraries have lots of fun Roald Dahl events lined up through the summer holidays and taking place at various libraries around the Kirklees area. The events below are taking place on various dates at various different libraries, to find out hen and here call in to your local library You can go […]

World Book Night

World book night   Customers at Batley Baths and Recreation Centre got a bit more than their regular swim or exercise session recently, a book. Members of Batley Business Association once more took part in World Book Night, a national event which celebrates reading and books, and which tries to encourage people to pick up […]