Still time to nominate your Wakefield Star
Nominations are still open for the Wakefield Stars scheme which honours people who have played a part in shaping the district.
The pavement stars are plaques located in Wakefield city centre. They acknowledge the contributions of current or past residents and businesses who have a nationally recognised, outstanding achievement.
Reminiscence boxes now available to borrow
Wakefield Council is helping to bring the past back to life with reminiscence boxes available to borrow from Sandal Library – believed to be the first fully dementia friendly library in the country.
Councillor June Cliffe MBE to be new Mayor of Wakefield District
PHOTOCALL: 11.15am, Thursday, May 21, County Hall, Wakefield.
Wakefield Council’s formal mayor-making ceremony and annual meeting will take place on Thursday, May 21