Using the arts as a tool to bring about changes in people’s lives – Into the Blue

Into the Blue is a performance of music, dance and poetry inspired by the plight of local Refugees and Asylum Seekers The stories of people seeking refuge living in Calderdale; their harrowing journeys, their thoughts of home, their arrival in the UK; the uncertainty many families live with on a daily basis. For these people the reasons for flight may be very different, but their feelings are always the same: feelings of helplessness and fear, resilience and hope. An afternoon of passion, struggle and, above all, HOPE! Featuring the combined creative talents of: - Performing arts students from Calderdale College - [...]

By | 2018-01-17T14:03:05+00:00 18th January, 2018|Events, News|0 Comments

St Augustine’s Centre 50th Anniversary Fundraising Ceilidh

To kick off our 50th Birthday celebrations join us on Saturday 27th January 2018 for our 50th Anniversary Fundraising Ceilidh at 7.30pm at Pellon Social Club, Moor End Road, Halifax, HX2 0HF. There will be the fabulous Peaceworks band, Raffles, Dancing, Food and more....... Tickets are £8 Adults, Concs £5 and Family Tickets are £15. For Tickets and more information contact Denise on 01422 352492.

By | 2018-01-10T11:07:23+00:00 13th January, 2018|Events|0 Comments

Raffle and Tombola Prizes – Can you help?

Can you help us gather together some Raffle and Tombola Prizes? As you may already know we will be kicking off our 50th Anniversary Celebrations with a Ceilidh on Saturday 27th January: Can you help us gather together some Raffle and Tombola Prizes? If so please contact Denise on 01422 352492 Your help will be greatly appreciated!

By | 2018-01-10T14:00:35+00:00 11th January, 2018|Events, News|0 Comments

HUMAN FLOW at Hebden Bridge Picture House

HUMAN FLOW - Panoramic Document of the Global Refugee Crisis at Hebden Bridge Picture House Thursday 11th Jan 7.45pm Shot across an astonishing 23 countries, Human Flow is artist Ai Weiwei’s panoramic document of the global refugee crisis. Filmed with awe-inspiring breadth but never losing sight of individual human stories, this is a visually arresting work with a profound compassion for its subjects. Making extensive use of drone photography, it depicts the plight of the 65 million people currently displaced in countries including Afghanistan, Bangladesh, France, Greece, Germany, Iraq, Italy, Mexico and Turkey. And – straying beyond the headlines – [...]

By | 2018-01-10T10:45:52+00:00 10th January, 2018|Events, News|0 Comments

Our 50th Anniversary Fundraising Ceilidh

To kick off our 50th Birthday celebrations join us on Saturday 27th January 2018 for our 50th Anniversary Fundraising Ceilidh at 7.30pm at Pellon Social Club, Moor End Road, Halifax, HX2 0HF. There will be the fabulous Peaceworks band, Raffles, Dancing, Food and more....... Tickets are £8 Adults, Concs £5 and Family Tickets are £15. For Tickets and more information contact Denise on 01422 352492.   To download the poster please click on the attachment Ceilidh 2018 Poster v1

By | 2018-01-10T11:05:43+00:00 8th January, 2018|Events|0 Comments

Christmas Concert Fundraiser for St. Augustine’s Centre

Let's celebrate the festive season together at a special Christmas celebration Christmas Concert Fundraiser for St. Augustine's Centre! Friday 15th December, 7pm, at Halifax Town Hall, HX1 1UJ Tickets £6 - Available from Halifax Town Hall - 01422 393022 Click the above image to download the concert flyer. Please feel free to display and share with your networks.

By | 2017-12-07T12:47:24+00:00 7th December, 2017|Events, News|0 Comments

Mayor of Calderdale’s Charity Tombola raised £146 for St Augustine’s Centre.

Many thanks to everyone who helped out during the day on the stall and to Harvey's of Halifax for letting us hold the Mayor of Calderdale's Charity Tombola on Saturday 18th November 2017. We managed to raise £146 in total and had lots of happy winners on the day.

By | 2017-11-20T12:37:16+00:00 20th November, 2017|Events|0 Comments

Thank you for all the yummy goodies you have donated to us!

A massive thank you to all the local schools and churches that have donated their Harvest festival fruit and vegetables and other tins of goodies to us. We really do appreciate every donation we receive. If you would like to give a donation you can do this by: You can donate to our #helpinghalifax campaign • via our give.net page – https://www.give.net/20171078 • by sending a cheque payable to St. Augustine’s Centre • or by popping some loose change into one of our collection tins at the Centre. Donations we CAN take Good quality and clean clothing and shoes, Bags and accessories, Books, Furniture with relevant fire [...]

By | 2017-11-08T12:29:10+00:00 19th November, 2017|Events|0 Comments