Category Archives: Meetings

Shepley Village Association March 2015 Update

Fruit Trees Hopefully everyone will now be aware the Parish Council have offered a limited supply of fruit trees to village members. If you are interested please let me know what you would prefer Apple, Cherry, Plum or Pear so they can be ordered before 31st March. Trees are only £10 each and 100% of […]

Village Association News November 2014

News from Shepley Village Association, November 2014 SHEPLEY VILLAGE ASSOCIATION – NOVEMBER UPDATE SHEPLEY LIBRARY We are in the process of forming the Community Interest Company and have invited those, who gave a positive response to the questionnaire and offer of their experience and skills, to form an oversight committee (still a few more people […]

Update on future of Shepley Library

Shepley Village Association have been looking into the possibility of facilitating a Community Asset Transfer (CAT) of the Library building to a Community Interest Company (CIC) in an aim to save the library and more importantly a valuable village building and community asset that cannot be replaced once gone. The SVA meeting on the 30th […]

Village Association News October 2014

News from the Shepley Village Association, October 2014 SHEPLEY VILLAGE ASSOCIATION – OCTOBER UPDATE  SHEPLEY LIBRARY On 30 September, we facilitated a well-attended meeting to discuss the possible future of our library building and services. The Chief Librarian spoke regarding Kirklees budget options and confirmed it is unlikely that the library will exist without community […]

Village Association News September 2014

News from the Shepley Village Association, September 2014 SHEPLEY VILLAGE ASSOCIATION – SEPTEMBER UPDATE TRAFFIC AND PARKING Kirklees have finally agreed to my request to line Lea Head car park, hopefully this will encourage better parking and allow for a greater number of cars to park. The right turn lane onto Lea Head will be […]

Community Walk For All Ages

shelley war memorial

Monday 4th August to commemorate the centenary of the outbreak of the First World War and to remember the last day of peace  Organized by Churches Together in Shelley and Shepley We will be meeting at the lych gate at Emmanuel Shelley at 11.30am (Shelley War Memorial). You may like to come a bit earlier […]

Shepley Village Association

Shepley Station Road

The Shepley Village Association (SVA) was set up in 1998 by a group of residents who wanted to ensure that the village continued to offer good local amenities for its residents. The Association also wanted to ensure that when issues arose, there was a ‘voice’ that could be raised on behalf of residents with local […]

Minutes of Parish Council Meetings

To keep up to date on what is happening in your local Parish Council, follow the below link to the minutes of the monthly Parish Council Meetings. If you would like to raise an item, please contact one of your local Parish Councillors. The meetings are open to the public, and we welcome your attendance.  […]

Your Health Centre Needs You!!

Shepley Health Centre has a Patient Participation Group (PPG) and is recruiting new members to this important group.   Are you a patient at Shepley Health Centre? Would you like to be involved in shaping services for the future? Can you spare 1 hour every couple of months to attend meetings? Yes?   Then please contact: […]

Your chance to get Superfast Broadband in Shepley..but, you need to act now!

Shepley Broadband

I attended a meeting tonight (7th May) discussing superfast broadband and how we can secure faster broadband for Shepley. To put this in context, the current average for the UK is 12mb/s. In Shepley our average is just 20% of that – just 2mb/s! How do we change this? We need over 50% of households […]