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Kirklees Council considers 'nuclear option' to close all but two libraries to ... - Huddersfield Examiner
Kirklees will need to find an extra £1.4m for option two, but it will still be a 32% cut on its current budget. As Kirklees Council's customer services' assistant director Jane Brady admitted: “Option one is quite drastic and will involve a significant ...
Thu, 24 Jul 2014 06:15:09 GMT
Kirklees Council looking at cutting numbers of children's centres - Huddersfield Examiner
Some children's centres may close as Kirklees Council looks at how it provides early intervention in its care and support services. Kirklees currently has 34 such centres but Sue Richards, Assistant Director for Social Care and Well-being for Adults ...
Thu, 24 Jul 2014 05:52:22 GMT
All but two Kirklees libraries at risk of closure - Batley News
Library services in the district could be decimated as Kirklees Council considers a drastic reorgansation. The council sketched out its ideas during a policy committee meeting this afternoon (Wednesday). The most drastic option would involve closing ...
Wed, 23 Jul 2014 16:26:31 GMT
'Call-in' over decision to axe indoor bowls from Kirklees Council's £36m ... - Huddersfield Examiner
Clr Burke's comment relates to Clr Peter O'Neill, Cabinet member for leisure, who said at last week's Full Council that the current and soon-to-close sports centre was “built for a different generation's needs” as he defended Kirklees' decision to ...
Tue, 22 Jul 2014 14:03:22 GMT
Kirklees crime falls overall with 1799 fewer crimes recorded - a drop of 7% in ... - Huddersfield Examiner
Crime in Kirklees has fallen by more than 7% in the last 12 months resulting in 1,799 fewer recorded crimes. But over in Calderdale a different picture has emerged as crime is up 8% on previous years. Figures just released from the Office of National ...
Tue, 22 Jul 2014 06:20:16 GMT