Highburton Brownies

Highburton Brownies meet in term time on Monday nights from 6:15pm to 7:45pm. Brownies is open to girls between the ages of 7 and 11. For more information please contact Katherine Metcalf 07913774552 or 01484 604719. We are also always looking for volunteers, aged 14 yrs +, to help with the unit. To register an interest in volunteering or to place your daughter on the waiting list please follow the link:

Burton Out-of-School Club

Contact numbers: 01484 606065 / 07743351073 (during opening times)

Opening Times:

Monday to Friday – 7.30 – 9.00am and 3.30 – 6.00pm

Holiday Club:

8.00am – 6.00pm

Manager: Angela Green

We look after children from:

Highburton First School
Kirkburton First School
Kirkburton Middle School


Highburton Babies & Toddlers

We meet every Tuesday in term time at  1.30-3.15pm. We have lots of fun each week with crafts, activities, snacks, toys and singing. It’s a great way to meet other parents and grandparents with young babies and children. To see some of the things that we do and to contact us please see our Facebook page Highburton Babies and Toddlers.

Tel: 01484 606065 (village hall)

Highburton Playgroup

We are a community-run Playgroup offering a wide range of activities and excellent facilities, including a large outside play area with sensory garden. We aim to provide a high standard of childcare, in a welcoming, friendly, comfortable environment, where learning is achieved through play. All our staff are well-qualified and have a wealth of experience in working with children. We are very proud to have been rated “OUTSTANDING” by Ofsted since 2008.

We are open during term-time the following hours:

9am-3pm on Monday, Wednesday, Thursday*, Friday

9am-12:30pm on Tuesday

We also provide a lunch club facility (*Note, Thursday 12:30-3pm is Rising 5’s for Pre-Schoolers only)

Please feel free to drop in or call during the above hours, email us, or find more information on our Website.

Kirkburton & Highburton Community Association

Contact: Pam Askham (Bookings Manager) 01484 604109, Email:

Peter White (Treasurer) 01484 605160, Email:

Meeting hours: 2nd Thursday of each month (except August) 7.30pm to 9.00pm

Kirkburton Karate Club

Kirkburton Karate Club – your local karate club for over 30yrs Chief instructor:  Sensei Colin Hanson 6th Dan Tel: 07947582746 Training at Highburton Village Hall, Northfield lane ,Highburton Saturday – 12pm until 4pm Call in and meet the team. From 4yrs to 6yrs Little Ninjas Our students range from 6yr to 60+

Kirkburton Parish Council

Tel: 01484 604391

Office hours: Monday & Thursday 9.30am to 1.30pm

Clerk to the Council     : Angela Royle : Email:


Burton Crafters

Contact: Yvonne Wood

Tel: 01484 606065 (village hall)

Opening hours: 1.00pm to 3.30pm

Time Out

Contact: Lorraine Lockwood

Meeting hours: Thursday 1.30pm to 3.30pm

We are a friendship group for senior members of the village.  Call in for a chat with drink and cake

Highly Strung Guitar & Ukulele

We are a small group classical guitarists and ukulele players based in Huddersfield. We meet every Tuesday evening at Burton Village Hall, Highburton, from 7pm (guitar ensemble), 8pm (Ukuleles).

We are always looking to increase our numbers (the more the merrier right?!) to meet up, play, practice and socialise, and most importantly have some fun!

Everyone is welcome of all ages and abilities, as are all music tastes.

Please come along and join the fun! You are welcome to just come and listen / chat / singalong even if you don’t want to play!

Our website address is:

Our facebook page is:


Fitness Class

Come and join in the fun. Monday 8-9pm and Friday 6-7pm.

A varied fitness class consisting of circuit training, boxercise interval training, step and much more. Suitable for all fitness levels.

For more information contact Sarah on 07786 981474.


Friday 7.30pm to 8.30pm

Contact: Michelle Jones

Tel: 07963594733


Womens Institute - Burton Belles

Have you ever thought about joining the WI?

Being held at BURTON VILLAGE HALL, HIGHBURTON.  Third THURSDAY each month except August 7pm for 7.30pm start until 9.00pm

You may like to consider joining our group of like minded people as we are starting your own WI, this will be our second meeting so please come along, enjoy and bring a friend!

Take a look at the WI website:
Twitter:  @WYFWI
Facebook:  The West Yorkshire Federation of Women’s Institutes
WYFWI Office E:
T: 0113 255 0810 for further details.
For more information about a new WI in your area come to
Date:  THIRD THURSDAY EACH MONTH (except August)  7pm for 7.30pm start until 9.00pm

Wednesday Yoga

A gentle class suitable for all. Expect to move, stretch, feel rejuvenated and relaxed.

Every Wednesday starting on 26 February 2020 – 6.30pm until 7.30pm.

For further details and to book a place contact Kay, Tel: 01484 546768 or Mob: 07725754589

Brainboost Tutoring

Brainboost is an independent tuition group offering quality private tuition for children 5yrs+ in the heart of your community. We’re not linked to a franchise meaning we can deliver high quality tuition at affordable prices.

This group is each Wednesday from 4.30pm until 6.30pm. Please contact Stef to enquirer about availablility.

Due to demand this tuition group is also expanding to Thursdays from 4pm until 6pm starting on 27 February 2020.

Facebook: @brainboosttutoringuk
Call: Stef on 07792 221587