Category Archives: Health and Wellbeing

MP Paula Sherriff reflects on 70 years of the NHS

Photo: NHS Blood and Transplant The NHS remains one of Britain’s most cherished institutions and Labour’s greatest ever achievement. It has stood the test of time as the most powerful engine for social justice we have ever seen. As we celebrate the 70th year of our NHS, I want to pay tribute to our hardworking staff, […]

Children and Online Gaming

Today, even more children and young adults are playing games online. Parents may have concerns over how these games may impact upon their kids. The UK Safer Internet Centre regularly delivers online safety training sessions to pupils, parents and teachers. Recently the centre has noticed an increasing number of young people talking about the game […]

A Warm Welcome from the Catholic Community in Shepley

The Catholic Community in Shepley has celebrated Sunday Mass at St Paul’s Church since October 1996 after the former St Monica’s Chapel of Ease in Kirkburton closed. St. Paul’s was one of several local churches that offered to accommodate us. They have made us very welcome. We are part of the parish of the Immaculate […]

A Warm Welcome From Shepley Health Centre

Continuing our series of ‘Welcome to Shepley’ articles, the dedicated staff at Shepley Health Centre tell us about their services and what patients can expect from our local health professionals. Shepley Health Centre is a modern, purpose-built health centre close to the centre of the village, with ample parking for both patients and staff. There […]