Annual General Meeting

The Holme Valley Land Charity Annual General Meeting will be held at 7pm on Wednesday, 23 September 2015 at Holmfirth Methodist Church, School Street, Holmfirth HD9 7EQ.
This is a public meeting, when Members of the Trustee and its Management Committee will report on the aims, achievements and commitment to the Land Charity and its Action Plan, the financial transactions during the year to 31 March 2014 and the position of the Land Charity’s funds at the end of the year to 31 March 2015 (Independent Examination of these accounts has not yet been completed).  Once the Independent Examination has been completed and the accounts and Independent Examiner’s Report have been approved by the Trustee, they will be submitted to the Charity Commission (if required) with the Land Charity’s Annual Return 2015, due by the deadline of 31 January 2016.

Grants Scheme

The Holme Valley Land Charity’s Grant Schemes deadline has now been extended, until the initial tranche of £10,000 of funding has been awarded.  Further details are available on the Grants page.

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

Annual General Meeting of the Holme Valley Land Charity

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.