Calderdale


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Calderdale

a unitary authority in N England, in West Yorkshire. Pop.: 193 200 (2003 est.). Area: 364 sq. km (140 sq. miles)
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The 6C Calderdale, launched by Calderdale Council in conjunction with Ellandbased energy broker Orchard Energy, is inviting Calderdale-based businesses to learn more about the cost-saving initiative by attending the breakfast event from 8.
Calderdale Council has spent more than Au700,000 on the Superfast West Yorkshire project - a co-initiative between the governments of Calderdale, Bradford, Leeds and Wakefield - and has been assigned the major share of investment, with the total potentially exceeding Au5 million.
But it has sparked a bitter row with Calderdale accusing Mrs Shephard of exaggerating the findings.
First Virtual Communications (Nasdaq: FVCX), a premier provider of rich media web conferencing and collaboration solutions, today announced E-Learning Networks Ltd, a UK e-learning expert company, has selected First Virtual's Click to Meet Express web conferencing solution for implementation as a key part of the Calderdale Collaborative Learning Network (CCLN) project.
Calderdale has become one of the first local authorities in the country to adopt a Faith Covenant.
Grow Your Future, run by Calderdale Council, aims to help 16-to 24-year-olds manage their money and find jobs, apprenticeships and volunteering opportunities.
The Calderdale service supports them on a range of issues including housing, financial support, emotional wellbeing and entry into employment or training.
Calderdale Council's leader, Clr Tim Swift, said: "We have some extremely tough budget decisions to make which affect everyone and the more people that get involved, the more representative those decisions will be.
The Calderdale Energy Purchasing Club is open to all Calderdale businesses and will be introduced at roadshows in six locations: Brighouse, Elland, Halifax, Hebden Bridge, Sowerby Bridge and Todmorden.
Calderdale Council, Creative England and The Forge Entertainment have joined forces to bring production to the area.
A spokesman for the Association said: "The meeting will provide an opportunity to ask questions and share your views with officers from Calderdale Council, the Yorkshire Local Councils Association, councillors from neighbouring parishes and members of Stainland and District Community Association.
Their findings showed the council has clear strengths, which were identified within the Peer Review letter, including financial management, the commitment of staff and councillors to Calderdale, work on commercialism, social cohesion and driving economic growth through the Economic Strategy.