By Joshua Robinson –
Welcome back to Kirklees Local Television’s Monthly Editors Notes, the page dedicated to ten of our articles that show not just the diversity of stories that KLTV has covered but also showcase the diversity of Kirklees itself.
The ten stories below highlight the hope and resilience of the people of Kirklees in the past month from all sorts of obstacles.
Below we have listed the ten articles in no particular order and have included a link to the original story.
Top Articles of December 2023:
Elderly Residents Delighted by Furry Therapy Session at Aden House Care Home
Rabbits and guinea pigs from animal therapy provider Diggi’s Den visited Aden House Care Home, Long Lane, Clayton West, Huddersfield. The visit was a therapy session designed to combat loneliness.
Kirklees Healthcare Community Gathers for Caring Roadshow
The “Caring for YOU” roadshow came to Aden Court Care Home, Birkhouse Lane, Moldgreen, Huddersfield, for the latest gathering of the region’s care staff.
Transformation of the Byram Arcade
Byram Arcade is a historic shopping centre located in Huddersfield, full of Victorian aesthetics and history. For some time, Kirklees Council and several contractors have been restoring the building.
Community Unite for Festive Cheer: Christmas Fair, Trial, and Concert Await
The holiday spirit is set to sweep through the Ashbrow community as Local Services 2 You, in partnership with Forget Me Not Children’s Hospice, prepare for a joyous celebration on Saturday, December 16, 2023.
Building Update for Knowl Park House
At the beginning of December was an update on the new dementia daycare building in Mirfield.
The Kirkwood Light Up A Life Deemed a Success
Light up a Life is one of the most emotional events in The Kirkwood’s calendar, bringing hundreds of people together to dedicate a light in memory of a loved one and light a candle in their honour. Last weekend, families and friends joined together around The Kirkwood’s famous Tree of Lights for remembrance.
Pioneering Holme Valley Conservation Project Reaches Key Development Milestone
Nature’s Holme aims to create ‘nature-rich’ corridors, restore 22km of river, and revive endangered species. It is celebrating its first anniversary with a public event at The Civic in Holmfirth on Tuesday 16th January 2024 from 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm.
Unite Held Huddersfield Protest Calling for Action Against Fuel Poverty
Unite Community held a demonstration in Huddersfield on Friday 1st December to demand government action to end fuel poverty.
The Kirkwood Are Collecting and Recycling Christmas Trees Across Kirklees This Festive Season
The Kirkwood are back for another year of collecting and recycling real Christmas trees across the Kirklees area.
Huddersfield Town’s ‘Miles for Marcus’ Walk Raises Over £42,000 for MND Research
Huddersfield Town has confirmed that their Miles For Marcus charity walk has raised £42,953.45 for the Darby Rimmer MND Foundation, with the Club delighted to honour Marcus Stewart and join him in the fight against Motor Neurone Disease.
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