Kirklees Council voted on 16 January 2019 to declare a Climate Emergency after the largest four parties in the chamber had indicated they would support the motion, with the following…
Welcome to Holmfirth Transition Town (HoTT)
HoTT, a community group based in the upper Holme Valley, south of Huddersfield, West Yorkshire, UK, is part of the global Transition Town movement which promotes the building of resilient and sustainable local communities, a key part of which is encouraging self sufficiency and a low carbon lifestyle.
We have been working to raise awareness of climate change and have developed our first community energy scheme, a 225 kW wind turbine. Our activities include film screenings, cycling initiatives and energy saving events, including making older houses more energy efficient.