Ukraine Response

Cross-party statement of support

“Our thoughts, prayers and sympathies are with the people of Ukraine at this difficult time. The disturbing events are being felt across Europe, the world, and also here in Kirklees.

“We are proud of our Ukrainian community in Kirklees. They enrich our district and make Kirklees the vibrant and welcoming place we know it is. We want the Ukrainian residents of Kirklees to know they have our unwavering support.”

The statement was issued by Cllr Shabir Pandor (Leader of the Council and Leader of the Labour Group), Cllr David Hall (Leader of the Conservative Group), Cllr John Lawson (Leader of the Liberal Democrat Group), Cllr Andrew Cooper (Leader of the Green Group), Cllr Charles Greaves (Leader of the Independent Group).

For information and support available in response to Ukraine locally please look at the Councils Website Support for Ukraine | Kirklees Council

Welcome pack

The welcome pack is now available in English and Ukrainian language

In Kirklees the welcome pack is unique and place-based

Please click to download the version you need.

Ukrainian languageEnglish language
Huddersfield Huddersfield
Batley and SpinBatley and Spin
Dewsbury and MirfieldDewsbury and Mirfield
Holme ValleyHolme Valley
Dearne ValleyDearne Valley
Colne ValleyColne Valley

All welcome packs can be founds here

Kirklees Welcome Pack