East Bierley Village Preservation Society are proud to announce that for the second year running, the Village will be awarded the prestigious Green Flag Community Award.! “The Green Flag Award scheme recognises well managed parks and green spaces, setting the benchmark standard for the management of recreational outdoor spaces across the United Kingdom and theContinue reading East Bierley Village Scoops National Award For Second Year Running!
The last few months have been an incredibly difficult time for a lot of people, worrying about family, loved ones and friends, particularly those more vulnerable members of our community. The willingness of our community to help and support neighbours is wonderful. Like you, we want our village to remain a wonderful place to live,Continue reading Listening to East Bierley Survey
Here is a quick update on the Village Lights Appeal since it’s launch in June 2020. To date we have raised over £800.00 which is a great amount to raise and to everyone who has donated we thank you. We still have quite a long way to go to reach our target of £2000.00 soContinue reading Village Lights Appeal Update
Save our Christmas Lights! Following on from previous years success, East Bierley Village Preservation Society are once again raising funds for the East Bierley Village Christmas Lights Appeal! This year due to the Covid-19 pandemic that hit the UK we have been unable to host many of the fundraising events we had planned to off-setContinue reading Save our Christmas Lights Appeal
Join us on Saturday 30th November for the East Bierley Village Preservation Society Christmas Fair
The preservation Society would like to thank everyone who came along to celebrate the Green Flag Family Fun Day and hope you all had a great time. Thanks go to all the stall holders:- Make a Mosaic, Marie Curie, Jazzy Faces, Pony Rides and Bouncy Castle Hire To the following for their donations for theContinue reading Family Fun Day
As you all are aware the Village was recently awarded a Green Flag Community Award and to further celebrate this we need YOUR help for voting for us in the Green Flag People’s Choice Awards. All you have to do is follow the link below and scroll down and click on vote for this site!Continue reading Green Flag – People’s Choice Award (WE NEED YOUR HELP!)
The E.B.V.P.S Committee would like to invite EVERYONE to a Family Fun Day, to celebrate East Bierley Village’s recent Green Flag Success! The event will be held on Sunday 8th September at 13:00 at East Bierley Cricket Club. Entry is FREE and there is plenty for the family!
Fresh from today’s award ceremony please see below the local press coverage from today’s Green Flag Award Announcement. Spenborough Guardian https://www.spenboroughguardian.co.uk/news/people/east-bierley-village-recognised-as-one-of-the-uk-s-best-green-spaces-1-9879521 Telegraph & Argus https://www.thetelegraphandargus.co.uk/news/17773633.east-bierley-village-receives-green-flag-award-accolade/ A big thanks to everyone who made this possible for our village.
East Bierley Village Preservation Society would like to announce that at an award ceremony later today, the Village will be awarded the prestigious Green Flag Community Award. ‘The Green Flag Award scheme recognises well managed parks and green spaces, setting the benchmark standard for the management of recreational outdoor spaces across the United Kingdom andContinue reading East Bierley Village Scoops National Award!
Coming soon is The East Bierley Scarecrow festival and we are doing this all for fun and to potentially raise a few pennies to support the Christmas lights. If anyone would be generous enough to make a scarecrow to be displayed on our village green or in your garden, we will be taking a £10Continue reading East Bierley Scarecrow Festival 2019
EBVPS AGM 2019, will be held on Tuesday 26th March 2019 at East Bierley Cricket Club @ 7:30pmEVERYONE WELCOME!
EBVPS has had a fantastic year in 2018, with the Pond Work, Village Signs, Christmas Lights and keeping a watchful eye on various developments in the village. We would like to thank Essential Healthcare, Cube, Edward Crosby, Beardsworths Nurseries and Kirklees Council for their contribution on the pond. Scruples, Glenroyd, East Bierley Community Sports Association, East BierleyContinue reading EBVPS – Update December 2018
This year’s Remembrance Sunday commemorations on 11th November will be particularly poignant as they mark 100 years to the day since the end of World War One. We will holding a Service of Remembrance at St Paul’s Birkenshaw at 9.30am before parading up to East Bierley for the Act of Remembrance at the War MemorialContinue reading Remembrance Sunday 2018
East Bierley Village Preservation Society are pleased to announce that after discussions between themselves, Mr Tom Owen (a local businessman and resident of the village) and Kirklees council, funds have been secured to Restore the village pond and surrounding areas back to their original formThe work will involve dredging the silt and removal off site.Continue reading Latest Pond Development News
Hello and Welcome to the new website for EBVPS. WE hope we can use this along side our Facebook page to keep people informed as to what is going on in our lovely village. Free free to get in touch and tell us what you think. Thanks EBVPS Web Team
The East Bierley Village Preservation society together with local businesses have managed to install some new signs around the village show the village landmarks.
Hello everyone. As a start we would like to apologise for the delay. With Christmas and the lockdown it has been difficult to move forward as quickly as expected. Thank you to everyone who took part in the first stage of Listening to East Bierley. It is heartening to know we have a community willingContinue reading Listening to East Bierley Update
Following on from our Appeal back in June 2020 we are please to announce that we have reached our target to secure the East Bierley Lights for the Christmas 2020 season. A massive thanks to everyone who has donated and to the businesses that have sponsored us through this horrible period. We hope that youContinue reading Christmas Lights Appeal 2020
A small team from the Village Preservation Society worked this morning to erect a new addition to the village. A new notice board, funded jointly by the Society and Kirklees Council. See below for some photos, hopefully this will be a well worth while addition to our village.
OBJECTIVES To preserve the beauty of the village of East Bierley. To maintain the green belt area around the village, thus ensuring the continuation of the village’s separate identity. To create and maintain a representative committee to uphold items 1 and 2. This year due to Covid-19 restrictions, we are unable to hold theContinue reading Notice of Annual General Meeting