The Great British High Street Competition

Mirfield Town Council has entered the town in to The Great British High Street Competition

in the Market Town category. Winning towns will receive £50,000. It is this Town Council's view that
Mirfield has a thriving high street with local shops to shout about.

We would like all shops and local business to get behind this competition.

See the attached link www.thegreatbritishhighstreet.co.uk

or check us out on Facebook  The Great British High St in Mirfield


Cllr Bolt Charity Bike Ride

On Saturday 27th June Cllr Bolt will be cycling from Balderstone Hall Fields

to Balderstone in Lancashire to raise money for Save Mirfield to help

fight the Planning Application for 135 houses on Land off Woodward Court/Hepworth Lane.

He will set off at 2.00pm

Everyone welcome to show their support


Friends of Mirfield Railway Station

invite residents to  the Masterplan for Mirfield Railway Station

on Monday 29th June at 7.00pm @ The Navigation Tavern, Station Road Mirfield

Please click on the link below for more details:

Friends of Mirfield Railway Station

Mayor & Deputy

At the Annual Town Council meeting held on Tuesday 19th May 2015, Cllr Vivien Lees-Hamilton

was elected as Mayor for a 3rd term and Cllr Sean Guy was elected as Deputy.


Mirfield Ambassadors  2015

At the annual Civic Service on Sunday 17th May Ambassador Awards were presented to:

Ruth Edwards

John Daniels

Roger Leedham

Peter Dransfield (Accepted by his widow Jenny)

Les Moss

Peter Gummer


Mirfield Ambassadors 2014

At the annual Civic Service on Sunday 6th April Ambassador Awards were presented to:

Revd Helen Butler

Cllr David Pinder

Grahame Forster

Christine Sykes


​​Meeting 13th December 2016

The meeting will be held at The Salvation Army Hall, Huddersfield Road, Mirfield at 7.00pm. 

Mirfield Town Council has invited members of North Kirklees Clinical Commissioning Group

to attend the meeting to discuss the effects the recent changes at Dewsbury District, Pinderfields 

​& Huddersfield have on the residents of Mirfield. Questions will be accepted from members of the 

public up to 48 hours before the meeting. Please direct these questions to:

info@mirfieldtowncouncil.gov.uk for the Council to consider. The Mayor will also take a few random

questions on the night, handed to the Clerk prior to the start of the meeting.


Annual Town Council Meeting 3rd May 2016

At the Annual Town Council Meeting held on Tuesday 3rd May @ 

​St Mary's Community Centre, Cllr Sean Guy was elected Mayor of Mirfield,

Cllr Paul Blakeley was elected Deputy Mayor.


Mirfield Flood Resilience Meeting

Thursday 24th March 7.00pm @ St Pauls Church, Newgate, Mirfield

Cllr Bolt will host a public meeting with representatives from Kirklees Council,

The Canal & River Trust and The Environment Agency

Poster


​​Result Eastthorpe By-election

Cllr Paul Blakeley was elected Cllr for Eastthorpe Ward on Thursday

10th December

Paul declared his Acceptance of Office on Tuesday 15th December in the

presence of the the Proper Officer.

Mirfield Town Council welcomes it's newest member of Council.


Annual Christmas Light Switch On

This year Mirfield Town Council has joined forces with My Mirfield

to make the switch on even better than before!

This year there will be a Christmas Food & Craft market with approximately

30 stalls in addition to the Fun Fair and live entertainment and not

forgetting a visit from Santa himself on his Sleigh!

Sunday 29th November Stalls will be open from 2.00pm until 8.00pm

​Extended high street opening!

For more details please see MyMirfield on Facebook


Neighbourhood Plan Community Meeting

Mirfield Neighbourhood Plan see link below from Locality.

12th October @ 7.00pm at Salvation Army, Upper Worship Hall, Huddersfield Road, Mirfield.

Locality Roadmap Guide


Mirfield Show 2015

2015 Winner of My Mirfield Community and Business Awards

Mirfield Show Sunday 23rd August @ Mirfield Showground 8.30am Horse & Pony Show followed by 10.00am

Stalls & Attractions Open. Gates close at 4.30pm

Advance Tickets available up to 15th August at www.mirfieldshow.com £3.50 Adult (Kids Free)

On the gate Price £5 Adult (Kids Free)

A great family day out attracting families from all over West Yorkshire and family pets also

welcome!

www.mirfieldshow.com


The Cinnamon Trust
The Cinnamon Trust is the national charity for the elderly and terminally ill and their pets.

They seek to keep the owner and pet together for as long as possible with the help of a national

network of volunteers who assist when day  to day care poses a problem.

They have a Mirfield resident who is asking for their support to walk their dog.

They desperately need volunteers in this area.
If anyone is interested and can offer this support please contact Sally on 01736 75807 or

Email: sallycollins@ cinnamon.org.uk Website: www.cinnamon.org.uk