Meningitis B vaccine deal agreed
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Benefit cuts 'not yet decided'
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Heads' threat to parents over gaming
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'Threats' against BBC boss investigated
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Man held over abduction of girl, six
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Giving up smoking was easy the second time round for mum-to-be Danielle Haigh because she had the support of the Locala Stop Smoking Service.
Danielle, who will be 24 weeks pregnant at the weekend, has now been nicotine free for...
We would like to invite you to observe a Members' Council Meeting on Wednesday 18 March, 18:30 - 20:30. Join us in the Boardroom at Beckside Court (First Floor), Batley, WF17 5PW to meet your fellow members and have your...
The countdown has begun for our first ever ‘Membership Month’, which will take place between Monday 2 March – Friday 27 March.
Throughout Membership Month activity will focus on raising the profile of membership, alongside...
Locala health visitors have launched a telephone helpline offering new or concerned parents across Kirklees advice from a qualified health visitor Monday to Friday, 5pm-8pm (except Bank Holidays) on
0303 330 9588.
Local charity and community groups are once again invited to apply for grants of between £100 and £1000 from the Locala Community Fund.
Small groups (not local branches of national charities) that focus on health, wellbeing or...
Just a reminder - our financial report for 2013/14 has been available on our website since September 2014. It, along with abbreviated accounts for our Locala HomeCare subsidiary were submitted to Companies House in advance...
School teaching assistants have been taking tips from Locala’s Speech & Language team to help improve communication and support pupils’ language development.
Groups of classroom assistants have been boosting their...