Halewood Town Council

Halewood Town Council

CLLR TERRY POWELL - MAYOR OF HALEWOOD 2014 - 2015

At the Annual Meeting of the Town Council, held on Thursday 8th May 2014, Councillor Terry Powell was installed as the new Leader of the Town Council and  Mayor of Halewood for 2014-2015, taking over from the retiring Mayor, Councillor Edna Finneran. Our picture shows the Mayor and his wife Councillor Shelley Powell who will act as Cllr Terry Powell's Consort.

                                                               ELVIS TRIBUTE NIGHT

                                                                                     

                                    By special arrangement, see the fabulous

                                                                                         ADAM CARTER

                                                     Hollies Hall

                                                7th November 2014

                                                           7.30pm

                     Tickets £5 each available from the Town Council

              Proceeds in aid of the Mayor of Halewood’s Charity Fund

 

BAR STAFF REQUIRED

Halewood Town Council has vacancies for people to join its pool of Casual Bar Staff.

No previous experience is needed, as full training will be given to the successful applicants.

For more details please call 0151 443 2063 or down load the following documents:

Letter from the Town Manager

Job Description

Person specification

Application Form

Closing date for applications is

FRIDAY 15th AUGUST 2014

 

COMMEMORATION EVENT - HOLLIES HALL - 25TH JULY

  

On 25th July in Hollies Hall, the Town Council are holding an evening of commemorative entertainment, featuring Jim Milne, starting at 7:30pm.

Tickets £5 each (including a buffet) can be obtained by calling 0151 443 2063.

Beer (limited to 3 pints per person) will be sold for 1d a pint (that's an old 'pre-decimal' penny).

MAYOR OF HALEWOOD'S FOOTBALL TOURNAMENT

In partnership with Halewood Junior Football League, Halewood Town Council is sponsoring the

Mayor of Halewood's Football Tournament.

Running form 18th - 22nd August 2014, at the Arncliffe Sports & Community Centre, the tournament is open to teams under 7, 8 and 9 yeatrs of age.

Girls and mixed teams are especially encouraged to apply.

The application form can be accessed HERE.

Closing date for applications is 8th August 2014.

CULTUREFEST 2014

That was the week that was!!

Once again, the Halewood Culturefest provided the community with an opportunity to meet and have fun during a week of cultural activities throughout Halewood. Our thanks to Alison Shacklady and members of her steering group for organising a wonderful week. A selection of photographs, courtesy of Derek Harold (thank you Derek) is shown in the Halewood Activities section of the website.

 and yes, work has already started in organising Culturefest 2015!!

 

2014 GARDENING COMPETITION - LAST WEEK FOR ENTRIES!

The closing date for entries for this years

Gardening Competition is this Friday, 20th June 2014.

Please follow this link to down load an Entry Form.

2014 Gardening Competition Entry Form

 

MERSEYSIDE POLICE & CRIME COMMISSIONER VISTS HALEWOOD

At the invitation of Halewood Town Council, Jane Kennedy, Police & Crime Commissioner for Merseyside is addressing the Town Council at its meeting

on

THURSDAY 19th JUNE 2014

at

7PM

in MACKETS EDUCATION CENTRE

This is a public meeting and all Members of the Halewood community are very welcome.

Look forward to seeing you there.

 

MARIE CURIE CANCER CARE

Why not join us at the Arncliffe Centre on Thursday 26th June from 10:30 am onwards for a BLOOMING GREAT TEA PARTY in aid of Marie Curie Cancer Care?

Tickets are £2 each, and are available by calling 0151 443 2063 or 0151 428 1929

 

 

2014 GARDENING COMPETITION

The Town Council invites applications for their 2014 Gardening Competition.

Please follow this link to down load an Entry Form.

2014 Gardening Competition Entry Form

Closing dates for entries is Friday 20th June 2014.

 

WE HAVE MOVED

Due to financial constraints and to make more cost effective use of our own resources, the Town Manager and the Adminstrative staff of the Town Council are  now located at the Arncliffe Sports and Community Centre, Arncliffe Road, Halewood L25 9PA.

Our telephone, fax number and email addresses are as follows:

Town Manager - 0151 443 2062 

Administration - 0151 443 2063

Fax - 0151 443 2064

Email - admin@halewoodtowncouncil.gov.uk

 

ARE YOU 16-24 AND UNEMPLOYED ?

Are you aged 16-24, unemployed and looking for real work opportunities? In a partnership with the Agon Trust, the Town Council is providing help for unemployed 16-24 year olds to gain meaningful and sustainable employment. For 10 weeks, starting on 18th March, a FREE ‘Work Ready & Into Work’ programme is being  held at the Arncliffe Centre. With a FREE bus pass, FREE meals and NO LOSS OF BENEFITS, the programme will develop your skills and give you a direct introduction to employers from many sector with real jobs. To register for the programme please access the Agon Trust website at www.agontrust.org.

 

CHRISTMAS GREETINGS

On behalf of the Mayor, Councillors and staff of the Town Council may I take this opporunity to wish you a very happy Christmas and a peaceful, healthy New Year.

George MacKenzie, Town Manager

 

ROYAL LIVERPOOL PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA (RLPO) CONCERT

If you were lucky enough to be at Halewood Academy for this years RLPO concert, you witnessed a wonderful evening. The orchestra, under the superb batonship  of James Clark, treated the audience to marvellous arrangement of festive music. The massed choir from each of the Priumary Schools in Halewood and from the Academy itself, were magnificent and a true credit ot themselves, their family and schools. Here's a small selection from the photograpohs taken on the night.

 

PENSIONERS' CHRISTMAS PARTY

Over 70 of our older pepole came together at the Arncliffe Centre recently to celebrateat the Town Council's Pensioners'  Christmas Party. Cllr Bob Swann welcomed everyone to the celebration and Father Christmas took time off from his busy schedule at this time of year to deliever a gift to everyone. Just look at the joy on the faces of our guests!

CHRISTMAS LIGHTS

Cllr Edna Finneran recently took pleasure in switching on the Christmas lights in the Shopping Centre which have been wholly funded by the Town Council. Many residents and visitors have commented about how nice the lights look and have thanked the Town Council for their investment.

  

CHRISTMAS PANTOMIMES

The Town Council once again delighted 100's of children and their families at this years seasonal pantomimes. ALADDIN appesraed to packed houses at Hollies Hall,the Arncliffe Centre and New Hutte Neighbourhood Centre.

The Town Council also help fund the WIZARD OF OZ pantomime at Halewood Acadeny which again played to packed houses. Our picture shows the Mayor of Halewood, Cllr Edna Finneran, accompanied by her Consort, Barbara Stuart and the cast from the Wizard of Oz. Also in the picture is Cllr Norman Hogg.

 

2013 GARDENING COMPETITION

Thank you to all the people who have entered this years competition. Judging has taken place and the winners, announced at the Town Council Meeting on 18th July are as follows:

BEST KEPT GARDEN:   Winner: Christopher Vernon, 24 Foxglove Avenue

                                     Second; Arthur Vernon, 40 Higher Road

                                                  Third:  Mr LW Armes 20 Oakwood Road

                                                   Fourth: Allan Turbert 7 Court Avenue

BEST HANGING BASKET:    Winner: Roger Dickens 31 Beechewood Avenue

MOST COLOURFUL GARDEN: Winner: Allan Turbert 7 Court Avenue

Many congratulations!

CULTUREFEST 2013.

Thank you to everyone to supported this years Culturefest and many congratulations to all those who triumphed at any of the events.  Particular thanks to the Patron of the Culturefest, Richard McCulloch and to Alison Shacklady and the rest of the Culturefest Committee whose hard work and dedication have ensured the success of this years celebrations.

Belive it or not, planning has already started on Culturefest 2014 but, with grateful acknowledgement to Derek Harold, follow the link below to see a selecton of photographs taken during Culturefest 2013. Pictures_of_Culturefest_2013 

FREEDOM OF INFORMATION.

Since the 28th September 2011, local parish councils are recommended to meet new practices on the electronic supply of information. This has been included on our existing "Freedom of Information" page (Revised on 18 January 2013) which can be accessed by clicking Here!

This includes our new Members Code of Conduct which was adopted on the basis of a Knowsley MBC model specifically for all Town and Parish Councils within the Borough, and was adopted on 20 September 2012, replacing that original NALC Model adopted at the Council meeting on 14 June 2012. To view the new Code , click Here

Please note that the Town Council's Address is: The Arncliffe Sports and Community Centre, Arncliffe Road, Halewood L25 9PA.

If you wish to submit a comment, a complaint or a compliment about the Town Council, download and complete our form by clicking here!

Opening Times for the Administrative Office are:- Monday to Friday 9 a.m. until 5 p.m. (Telephone 0151-443-2063).

E-Mail:- admin@halewoodtowncouncil.gov.uk

Telephone number for the Arncliffe Centre is : 0151 428 1929, and for the Hollies Hall : 0151 487 7418.

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