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Learning Programme begins this month!

Published 1 April 2015

Our Community Learning Programme starts this month and offers FREE courses to tenants and people living on our estates.

The courses, run by WDH and Wakefield Adult and Community Education Service at venues across the Wakefield district, could help you gain a job or promotion and you can make new friends as you learn too.

To sign up, email tenants@wdh.co.uk or contact 01977 788647 during office hours.

 

 

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Kingsland School help Stanley residents prepare for spring10 November 2015

Published 10 November 2015
Year 6 students from Kingsland Primary School in Stanley braved the autumn weather to take part in spring bulb planting organised by the Moorhouse Community Action Group and WDH.

Christmas competition 2015: Your Account10 November 2015

Published 10 November 2015
We’re launching this year’s Christmas Competition early – so everyone has plenty of time to sign up for ‘Your Account’ and take part!

Schoolchildren visit Normanton ILS9 November 2015

Published 9 November 2015
Children from St John the Baptist Catholic Primary School visited residents at nearby Newfield House Independent Living Scheme last week.
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It’s Leighton’s lucky day!5 November 2015

Published 5 November 2015
It was Leighton’s lucky day when he won a tablet after he was chosen as the winner of the colouring competition from our Summer Road Show events.

WDH help tenants keep warm and safe this winter5 November 2015

Published 5 November 2015
WDH are working with partners to provide our Independent Living Scheme residents with health and wellbeing advice along with information on how to stay safe and warm this winter.

Meet the Tweedales, our latest Homebuilder tenants.3 November 2015

Published 3 November 2015
We have welcomed the first tenants to our latest Homebuilder development; they were presented with a cake by Adam Green, WDH’s Home Builder Manager.

Lucky Linda’s our Your Account prize draw winner29 October 2015

Published 29 October 2015
Lucky Linda Mulholland got much more than she bargained for when she signed up for Your Account – she’s won £100 of shopping vouchers!

Work club is key to job success for Wakefield woman 26 October 2015

Published 26 October 2015
A local job club has helped a Wakefield woman who was unemployed for four years to find work at an artisan bakery in Pontefract.
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WDH achieves Europe’s highest business award22 October 2015

Published 22 October 2015
WDH has been named as one of Europe’s best businesses after winning the EFQM Excellence Award.

Smawthorne’s Week of Action21 October 2015

Published 21 October 2015
A litter pick organised by WDH and partners gave part of Castleford a lift on Monday and helped kick off the events for Smawthorne’s Love Where You Live Week.
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Pupils from Pontefract help residents to celebrate their new look estate25 October 2017

Published 25 October 2017
Year 6 pupils from Half Penny Lane School in Pontefract have helped complete the green space at The Avenues in Pontefract by planting bulbs and shrubs to make the space look as bright as possible in the coming months. The space was then presented to the residents of The Avenues by employees from WDH.

Home sweet home with Shared Ownership from WDH17 October 2017

Published 17 October 2017
Katie from Outwood is the latest person to get on the property ladder with our Shared Ownership scheme.

Residents in Airedale give us their views on the latest environmental works18 September 2017

Published 18 September 2017
Tenants and residents from Henson Grove in Airedale joined WDH’s Homebuilder Team for a focus group and refreshments to find out more about the environmental works that are currently being carried out on their estate and what they can expect when work begins on their properties.

WDH HomeBuilder celebrate their 100th property 30 August 2017

Published 30 August 2017
WDH has welcomed the first tenants to their latest HomeBuilder development. The development on Bevin Close in Outwood, is a mixture of two and three bed homes with some for rent and some for sale through Shared Ownership.

Residents on The Avenues get garden tips from industry experts14 August 2017

Published 14 August 2017
Over 25 green fingered residents from The Avenues in Pontefract received top tips from industry experts on how to maintain their new gardens which were renovated by WDH earlier this year.

WDH unveils brand new homes to local residents21 June 2017

Published 21 June 2017
WDH’s HomeBuilder team held an open house event to give local residents in Outwood a preview of five new homes that have been built on Bevin Close.

Tenants in Pontefract get a sneak preview with WDH!6 March 2017

Published 6 March 2017
Fifteen tenants and residents from The Avenues in Pontefract wrapped up warm to join WDH’s Homebuilder Team for a tour of their estate to find out what they can expect when work begins on their gardens.

WDH’s Homebuilder team helping people get on the property ladder2 February 2017

Published 2 February 2017
WDH’s Homebuilder team is working hard to deliver five new homes in Outwood. The development on Bevin Close, is a mixture of two and three bed homes with some for rent and some for sale through Shared Ownership. Shared Ownership is a great way for people to get on the property ladder, for more information visit www.wdh.co.uk/AvailableProperties/SharedOwnership/ for more information.

Praise for WDH's first environmental project continues to flood in!20 January 2017

Published 20 January 2017
Leanne Hancock, a tenant from South Avenue in Pontefract is one of the first residents from The Avenues, Pontefract to have her front and rear gardens completely redesigned as part of our first in house environmental project.

Local children learn about site safety with help from WDH and Considerate Constructors14 November 2016

Published 14 November 2016
Schoolchildren at Halfpenny Lane Junior and Infant School in Pontefract took part in a construction safety assembly last week with help from WDH and Considerate Constructors mascots, Ivor Goodsite and Honor Goodsite.
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