Save Grimescar Valley

Draft Local Plan
How to comment on the draft Local Plan

Enjoy Grimescar Valley! 
This website has been established to promote the protection, enhancement, and use of Grimescar Valley by local residents and visitors. It is administered by the Save Grimescar Valley action group. 

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Annotated Draft Local Plan
Draft Local Plan proposes greenbelt protection for Grimescar Valley
Help protect the valley and back these proposals!
Click here for our guide on how to comment 

Latest News
  • How to Comment on the Draft Local Plan A guide for human beings Save Grimescar Valley is calling on residents to back the proposal in the Draft Local Plan to re-designate Grimescar Valley as protected greenbelt. Whilst ...
    Posted 3 Dec 2015, 04:02 by Grimescar Greenfields
  • Greenbelt for Grimescar drop-in session - Wed 2nd Dec Join us on Wednesday 2nd December for 'Back Greenbelt for Grimescar' drop-in session at Birchencliffe Cricket Club. Save Grimescar Valley committee members and local councillors will be on ...
    Posted 23 Nov 2015, 01:14 by Grimescar Greenfields
  • Please back proposals for Grimescar's Greenbelt! Save Grimescar Valley is calling on residents to back the proposal in the Draft Local Plan to re-designate Grimescar Valley as protected greenbelt. Whilst this won't overturn the ...
    Posted 3 Dec 2015, 02:20 by Grimescar Greenfields
  • Campaigners 'disgusted' as councillors approve plan for 190 homes in Grimescar Valley Developers win backing to build in Huddersfield beauty spot after campaigners' pleas to save valley. Disabled housewife Sue Roper was left on the brink of tears after campaigners finally lost ...
    Posted 20 Nov 2015, 05:06 by Grimescar Greenfields
  • Show of unity at Kirklees Councillors site visit Protestors held a ‘welcoming committee’ to convince Councillors to reject one of Huddersfield’s most controversial housing plans. Members of Save Grimescar Valley held a demonstration on the site – earmarked ...
    Posted 29 Jul 2015, 15:06 by Grimescar Greenfields
  • Guidance for protesting at Wed's site visit & Thur's committee Kirklees Councillors from Strategic Planning Committee will be undertaking a site visit to the Grimescar Valley site at Ainley Top, Yew Tree Road and Burn Road, HD2 2EQ on Wednesday ...
    Posted 27 Jul 2015, 11:32 by Grimescar Greenfields
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The Save Grimescar Valley group in action

Grimescar Valley - The Movie

 In November 2011 over 200 people attended a Valley Rally           to show how much our valley is valued. 

 Easter Eggs-travaganza, 2012
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Yorkshire Voice TV, July 2014
A feature on the campaign to save the valley was broadcast live on Yorkshire Voice on July 25th, 2014

Springwatch Event 2013
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