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:
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:
Peter Dransfield (Accepted by his widow Jenny)
Mirfield Ambassadors 2014
At the annual Civic Service on Sunday 6th April Ambassador Awards were presented to:
Revd Helen Butler
Cllr David Pinder
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:
firstname.lastname@example.org 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
Result Eastthorpe By-election
Cllr Paul Blakeley was elected Cllr for Eastthorpe Ward on Thursday
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.
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
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