Young People

Greetland Goldstars Disability Football

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Try something new, get fitter, learn skills and meet new people!

Every Saturday, 11am -12 noon at the 3GI The CLock Tower, Shaw Lodge Mills, HX3 9ET

Age 7 and up but children under the age of 16 must be accompanied by and adult.

Please contact John King on 07982 801988 or email for further information.


Greetland Football Club looking for players for Girls teams

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Our very popular Under 8’s girls team (year 2 and 3 at school) are on the lookout for new players. They train Thursday outside at Greetland Community Centre 5pm to 6pm

We also require players at for our girls Under 11’s (school year 6) and girls Under 12’s (school year 7). Both train Thursday evenings outside at Greetland Community Centre 6pm til 7pm.

Please contact John King on 07982 801988 or email for further information.

Greetland FC are a FA Charter Standard Community Club and offer football for all.

Brass lessons for children with Elland Silver Band

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Is your child interested in learning to play a brass instrument?

We have instruments available and places in our Beginner’s Class for children aged 7 upwards. Complete beginners are welcome, no experience necessary.

We also welcome children who may have some experience of playing through school to our Starter Band.

Classes are held on a Monday evenings, 6.30pm – 7.30pm for £10 per month. Why not pop along for a FREE taster session?

TO book your place, please send Elland Silver Band a message on Facebook and we will send you an application form. Or contact our Musical Director, Samantha Harrison on 01484 717126.

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Bat Walk and Talk

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Saturday 14 September 2019, 7.30 – 9.30pm at Cromwell Bottom Nature Reserve, Elland

Hosted walk and talk by Calderdale Council Countryside team. Meet Robin Dalton at 7:30pm in the car park.

Bring torches/warm clothes/insect repellent etc.

If weather is adverse, folk can contact Robin on 07712867619 to check that the event is going ahead.

Do Something Oct 19 – Jan 20

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The Do Something Booklet for Oct 19 – Jan 20 is now available & so are tickets for events & activities.

Booking is essential via

Calderdale has some fantastic events planned from Busy Babies to make your own Roving Spacecraft. Dear Zoo, make a stop-Motion video, design your own Bloxels video game or learn to code with a micro bit, we have something for everyone CMBC #TakeALook #BookYourTickets


Players Wanted for Old Brodleians RUFC

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IS YOUR CHILD IN YEAR 1, 2 or 3? If they’d like to give rugby a go…  now is the perfect time to join us #newseason

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Our junior rugby actually starts with our Brods Tots sessions for 3 to 5 year olds before the Age Grade Rugby begins with our Under 6s, all for boys and girls, all on Sunday mornings.

We have a team for every year group from Under 6s, Under 7s…. through to our Under 19s and ensure every player, at all levels, is able to enjoy rugby in a safe environment where they can develop their personal and social skills as well as a wide array of transferable multi-sports skills.

Rugby for our Year 1, 2 and 3 players focusses on development through fun, active, non-contact sessions and we’re about to get underway for another season!

👉 Drop us a message on Facebook to find out more or to bring your youngster to a free taster session!

About our club

  • The Brods is based here in Hipperholme, has been part of the community for almost 90 years and is an RFU Accredited Club.
  • All our coaches are DBS checked and have access to numerous coaching courses and resources. Parents frequently enrol to take an active role in their child’s rugby and we always support this.
  • In terms of player numbers were actually one of Yorkshire’s biggest rugby union clubs and are proud of our family-friendly reputation.
  • Brods juniors have gone on to play district, county and national representative rugby and we’re proud of everyone of them!

If Teamwork, Respect, Enjoyment, Discipline and Sportsmanship are all values that are important to you then join the club!  You’ll have a warm welcome guaranteed

Summer Sports Camps at Park Tennis Club

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Looking for activities for your children during the six weeks holiday?

Summer Sports Camps are being held at Park Tennis Club every Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday. They are open to children aged 5 to 11, with full day, morning or afternoon options to suit you.

In addition, we are holding Tennis Camps for children aged 12-16 every Thursday afternoon.

Details of the summer camps and booking form can be found here

Information is also available on the club website at

Greetland Allrounders Family Fun Day

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On Saturday 13 July 2019, 1:00pm, Greetland Allrounders ARLFC, will be holding a Family Fun Day at the Spring Rock Grounds, Rochdale Rd, Greetland HX4 8PS (Between the Sportsman and Spring Rock Pubs!)

  • UNLIMITED access to inflatables
  • FREE Face painting
  • Hot dog
  • Rugby based skills competitions & games
  • Art activities & more to be announced!

All the usual adult & children’s drinks & snacks available from inside and outside bars (including gin & fizz bar).

There will be hot food available throughout the day.

Great fun for all the family! Everyone welcome!!

They’ll also be joined by members of the Halifax RLFC.

Children’s tickets just £5 or £12.50 for up to 4 siblings.

Get Started with Boxing

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Are you 16-25? Want to learn new skills?

There is a Taster Day about boxing on Monday 8 July 2019.

The actual Course Dates are from 15 July to 19 July 2019.

At Halifax Fire Station you will meet new people and improve your skills by working on a group challenges as well as learning how to deliver a training session.

Not only will it help you discover new talents, but you could also secure a qualification and benefit from support from our staff or one of our mentors to help you uncover your next steps.

The course is free and all boxing is non-contact. On the course you will:

  • Gain an introduction into coaching, pad work and nutrition
  • Improve confidence and communication
  • Workout with local professional boxers and sports coaches
  • Spend the week in a fire station with fire fighters and get to use some of the equipment

Travel expenses will be paid on programme and you’ll receive a free T-shirt.

It will not affect your benefits and you will have up to three months support from the Prince’s Trust.

To join the course or find out more:

  • Search ‘Prince’s Trust
  • Text ‘Call me’ to 07983 385418
  • Call for free on 0800 842842