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Annual Meeting of the Trustee

The Annual Meeting of the Trustee of the Holme Valley Land Charity will be held at 8pm or at the close of a previous meeting, on Monday, 16 May 2016.  The meeting will be held in the Council Chamber, Council Offices, Huddersfield Road, Holmfirth HD9 3JP.

This is a meeting open to the public and press, in accordance with the Land Charity’s Administrative Framework.

It is the annual meeting at which a new Chairman and Vice Chairman of the Trustee are appointed, together with a new Management Committee and Chairman of the Management Committee.  The Trustee will also be appointing a Secretary to assist the Trustee and its Management Committee, and an Independent Examiner for the accounts to the year ended 31 March 2016.

Agenda – Annual Meeting of Trustee – 16_5_16

The Annual General Meeting, when members of the public can ask questions and raise matters relating to the activities of the Land Charity, will be held later in the year (details to be published on this website, in due course).

Press Statement

The Management Committee of the Holme Valley Land Charity would like to correct inaccuracies contained in an article which was published in the Huddersfield Examiner on 24 November 2014. This article followed the Land Charity’s submission of an outline planning application for a site at Sude Hill, New Mill and objections from some local residents. The Management Committee wishes to respond, by stating the facts, and has published the following statement:

Response to article in Examiner re Sude Hill OPP and HVLC -3_12_14

Previous Minutes of Annual General Meetings

The Minutes of the Annual General Meeting, held on Tuesday, 22 July 2014, can now be downloaded from the link below:

Minutes – Annual General Meeting held on 22 July 2014

The Charitable Scheme and current Action Plan

Click on the link below to download the Land Charity’s Scheme (registration no. 700350):

Land Charity Scheme established 6 January 2009

A list of the quarries is included on pages 4-6 of the above Scheme.  For details of actions taken or proposed on the various sites, go to the Action Plan page for further information or click on this link:

Action Plan – updated 15 April 2015

You can view the Land Registry document (Title Deed and Plan) for a particular quarry at the Land Charity’s office.  You will find the contact details for the office by clicking on the Contact Us button on the Contact page.  The Land Charity cannot supply copies of the Land Registry documents, as they are the copyright of the Land Registry.  To purchase copies direct from the Land Registry, details can be found on the Links page.