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Newsletter 04.05.2021

FREE Community Boxing Sessions

At Wilton Park.

May 22nd, 23rd, 29th & 30th.

6-11 years 12-1.30pm

12-18 years 1.30-3pm.

Training Cave will be delivering some FREE community boxing sessions at Wilton Park.

Their portable boxing ring will be used with punch bags attached. Gloves, pads and various exercise equipment will be provided.

A handful of coaches will present to teach the basic skills of boxing and fitness in an area which suffers from a high rate of anti social behaviour.

These sessions will provide an opportunity for young people of all backgrounds to come together, learn new skills, become physically active and build relationships.

If you have any further questions please email:

FREE and fun exercise classes for mums - children welcome!

These classes are open to everyone and your little ones are welcome to join in, maximum of one child per adult participant.

Our instructor is pre & post natal specialist trained, so if you are pregnant or have just given birth, these classes can be adapted to suit you and your needs.

Book your places via Eventbrite:

Covid Community Support Workers

Kirklees Council are recruiting Covid Community Support Workers. 

Kirklees Jobs - Covid Community Support Worker

 Yorkshire Supremes Show Majorettes

Yorkshire Supremes are looking for new members!

 Recovery and Wellbeing College

Calderdale and Kirklees Recovery and Wellbeing College have some great courses running online, including:

  • Mindfulness
  • Mental Wellbeing & Creative Arts
  • Everyday Stress
  • Finding the musical me!

Find out more on their website:

Covid-19 Vaccines

People aged 40 and over can now book their vaccine appointment online:

If you can’t make it to your vaccine appointment due to not having access to transport you can apply for the council’s vaccine transport offer. To do this please fill out the online form:

Please note, it is just for transport to the following clinics:

  • Holme Valley Memorial Hospital,
  • Cathedral House,
  • Al Hikmah Centre
  • Dewsbury Health Centre.

If you can’t get to your vaccine appointment at a different location due to transport issues please email us

Richmond Fellowship Services

Batley Library May Newsletter

Batley Library is still being used as a Covid Testing Centre so please don’t go there for library business. Other Kirklees Libraries are now open for safe borrowing with even more opening up at some point after the May 6th Election. Details in the below newsletter.

BBEST Vacancies

  • Deputy Headteacher; Healey Junior, Infant and Nursery School
  • Business Support Officer; Healey Junior, Infant and Nursery School
  • Teacher of English; Batley Girl's High School
  • Primary Phase Class Teacher; Batley Grammar School


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