Spooktacular lockdown trail

This half-term October weekend is a first for us – a Clifton Village Halloween event. We know that the current situation means we cannot run events as normal, so we’re planning a lockdown trail. We’ll have pumpkins available to buy, the cost of the pumpkin inlcudes entry into our Carving Competition (one of these might […]

Update from CVCA

We hope you are keeping safe and well in these strange times! It’s when things are difficult that our community spirit, keeping the village together, shines through. The physical distancing restrictions imposed by COVID-19 have curtailed our usual activities, and so we have found new ways of keeping the community connected. We thought you would […]

Memorial stone consecration – update

We have an update on our plans to hold a short consecration service for the new memorial stone.  We had planned to hold a short service on VJ Day (Sunday 16 August). Unfortunately, the current ‘spike’ in reported COVID cases means we are unable to hold the service, even though it would be outdoors, and […]

New memorial stone

We wanted to share with you the news about a new memorial stone for those Clifton men who died in WWII

New slide inauguration

Clifton 4th March at 3:30pm, Clifton’s new slide was offically opened by our competition winner, under the careful supervision of Cllr. Howard Blagbrough. The installation of the new slide took longer than anticpated, due to the poor weather we’ve recently experienced, and so it was a collective yipeeeee that the new slide was finally tested. […]

Clifton Park update – Dec

The slide is ordered and should be installed within about 8 weeks. We are buying it from a Calderdale Approved Supplier called SutcliffePlay based near Wakefield.They also supplied and fitted the Springies.Please be aware it is the maximum height available for a freestanding slide – 2.1 m – designed for 6 to 12 years. Please […]

Clifton Park update Nov 19

The Clifton Village Community is delighted to announce the arrival of new play equipment! We’re raising funds to improve the Clifton park, and two ‘springies’ have now been installed. It’s through fundraising, grant applications and donations that we can fund village projects. The 2019 Scarecrow Festival raised over £4,000 for t’park improvements, since then we […]

Village update – June

Clifton War Memorial Railings Restored

Clifton’s War Memorial Railings restoration completed! The Clifton Village Community Association (CVCA) is delighted to announce the restoration of the War Memorial Railings has been completed. The project was co-ordinated by CVCA volunteers and was made possible through funding from Calderdale Metropolitan Borough Council and the CVCA. The restoration was undertaken by GB Stonecleaning, who […]