Elland Craft & Tap, 102 Southgate are delighted to announce that they will be opening their doors Friday 2 November, 12:00pm …just in time for Elland Bonfire night!
They would be very pleased to welcome you to a bright, traditional, clean, safe and comfortable space with;
- five hand-pulled, cellar conditioned, Craft and Cask Ales including two ales from Elland Brewery and three from other independent craft breweries on rotation
- three further Craft Ales on Tap
- Aspalls cider on Tap
- a range of bottled beers
- Budva and Freedom Four lager on Tap
- gin, rum, whisky, wines and a few other things
- freshly brewed coffee and free WiFi
You are welcome to order food from the local takeaway and bakery and eat it in over a pint or two. They will also be serving snacks including Yorkshire Crisps and local award winning pies.
Well behaved dogs are welcome.
Just in time for Elland Bonfire night the Elland Craft & Tap at 102 Southgate are delighted to announce that they will be opening their doors at 12 noon on Friday 2 November.
Serving five hand-pulled, cellar conditioned, Craft and Cask Ales including two Ales from your very own Elland Brewery and three from other independent craft breweries on rotation. Plus three further Craft Ales on tap and a range of other beverages .
Freshly brewed coffee and free WiFi
Bookable meeting room (coming soon).
You are welcome to order food from the local takeaway and bakery and eat it in over a pint or two. We will also be serving snacks including Yorkshire Crisps and local award winning pies.
Well behaved dogs are welcome.
Elland Silver Band is one of Yorkshire’s oldest brass bands and in recent years has become one of the most progressive community bands. This success is largely due to the fantastic music education programme which has tutored over 200 young musicians in the past 20 years, and a passionate team of volunteers and tutors. The programme enables the band to offer a “beginners class”, “starter band”, “training band” and “youth band”.
The band is seeking funding to further develop the tuition programme by offering a series of workshops for beginners and developing young musicians.
They would like to offer children in local primary schools free “taster sessions” to try an instrument for the first time, and learn a few basic skills. Interested children will be signposted to the “beginner class” where they will receive free use of an instrument and high quality tuition from instrumental tutors.
The band also wants to run some “intensive” training workshops for young people who already play an instrument who would benefit from working with professional instrumental tutors to help advance their skills and to inspire them to progress to the next level.
Funding will be used to cover tutors fees, room hire, equipment and sheet music.
There is already a successful youth band, training band and starter band, however, more instruments will give more opportunities. All the tutors are experienced musicians and are DBS checked. In 2019 the youth band is taking part in the European Youth Brass Band Championships in Montreux, Switzerland.
The band provides all members with expert instrumental tuition, free use of an instrument and sheet music and teaches children who are absolute beginners how to play an instrument and to read music so they can be part of the organisation.
Learning to play an instrument has lots of benefits. Children grow in confidence, and improve their communication with their peers, tutors and adults. It encourages commitment and dedication, loyalty and team work. Children make new friends, and are introduced to other more experienced young musicians as role models. The more experienced young people are fantastic role models for the younger children.
The classes also offer opportunities for more experienced young musicians to gain mentorship experience through a volunteer programme.
By voting for this project you can help a young person to;
– Learn a new skill
– Be creative
– Be part of a successful community organisation
– Make new friends
– Develop confidence
– Be part of a team
– Perform music alongside people of all ages
– Respect their peers
– Be a good citizen
– Have fun!
To vote for Elland Silver Band on the Aviva Community Fund website follow this link https://community-fund.aviva.co.uk/voting/project/view/4-819
A fun and lively drumming workshop for all ages!
On Monday 29 October, 6.30pm – 7.30pm
At Elland Silver Band, Spa Well, Dewsbury Road, HX5 9AZ Elland
No experience necessary.
Contact 01484 717126
FREE events from Sure Start Children’s Centres NHP suitable for ages 0 – 8 years.
No need to book – just climb aboard!
- Monday 29 October – Field Lane Children’s Centre, HD6 3JT. 1pm – 2.30pm.
- Tuesday 13 November – outside Rastrick High School in the lay-by. 4.30pm – 6pm.
- Wednesday 28 November – Springfield Road car park, Elland, HX5 9EN. 10am – 11.30am
For more information please phone Field Lane Children’s Centre on 01484 386 621.
Calderdale Council in conjunction with Sport England are trying to get more people active in Elland.
The starting point is to understand the barriers to activity in the local area and as part of this the Council want to speak to the people of Elland.
Filling in the short survey will help to bring the voice of Elland to what they do!
Just click here to give your views!
Sure Start Children’s Centres, North Halifax Partnership have published the Autumn Newsletter which includes information about the family learning courses that are taking place September – December 2018, along with the accredited courses on offer. It also includes their What’s On Guides, which shows the weekly groups on offer across the Children’s Centres and services provided by partner agencies. The newsletter can be downloaded here.
This has also been uploaded to the website, along with a booking form. To book onto the courses you can either complete the booking form electronically on the website or contact the Family Learning Team on 01422 266197.