Current Kirklees News
New health boss joins Kirklees Council on six-figure salary - Huddersfield Examiner
“We were very impressed by the breadth of Richard's skills and experience and we are delighted he is joining us here in Kirklees,” he said. “The role of Director for Commissioning, Public Health and Adult Social Care is a vital one. It draws together a ...
Fri, 24 Oct 2014 10:33:31 GMT
Remembrance Day service details for North Kirklees - Spenborough Guardian
A host of events in the district will commemorate the sacrifices made by local soldiers from 1914-18 – which will be all the more poignant during WWI's centenary year. And the Mayor of Kirklees, Coun Ken Smith, has called on residents to support the ...
Thu, 23 Oct 2014 07:32:08 GMT
Kirklees politicians demand wheels be put in motion to create influential ... - Huddersfield Examiner
Kirklees politicians believe a cycling champion is a must for the region to help residents to get on their bikes. Conservative Colne Valley MP Jason McCartney and former mayor and Conservative Mirfield councillor, Martyn Bolt, have put their full ...
Thu, 23 Oct 2014 06:58:55 GMT
Troubled Tesco deal for Huddersfield town centre won't affect Kirklees coffers ... - Huddersfield Examiner
A deal for troubled Tesco to buy council land to build a new supermarket in Huddersfield town centre is legally binding, Kirklees says. Tesco shares fell by 8% today and it announced its chairman Sir Richard Broadbent will be leaving – adding further ...
Thu, 23 Oct 2014 17:02:35 GMT
Pay up! Kirklees Council agree paid-for parking permit plans for 9000 homes - Huddersfield Examiner
Clr David Sheard, council leader, said: “I've had communication from two or three people on this issue and people have said they don't mind paying but would like more enforcement, so it's something we'd look at. “It's something I can sympathise with ...
Tue, 21 Oct 2014 15:32:25 GMT
Kirklees Council helps force government re-think over 'stupid idea' on taxis - Huddersfield Examiner
Oliver Letwin, Minister for Government Policy in the Cabinet Office, says representations from Kirklees and other councils have been listened to. In an answer to a written question, Mr Letwin said: “The Cabinet Office has received representations on ...
Tue, 21 Oct 2014 05:55:31 GMT
New technology for Kirklees vehicles backed - Huddersfield Examiner
Cabinet yesterday agreed to add tracker systems and on-board vehicle weighing systems for a new fleet of vehicles. It's part of a deal already agreed by Cabinet in July to a £2.5m upgrade of Kirklees Council's ageing vehicle fleet as part of a wider ...
Wed, 22 Oct 2014 07:52:12 GMT