Longwood Village Group

Supporting A Vibrant Community

Longwood Village Group is a community group based at The Mechanics Hall, Longwood Gate, Longwood, Huddersfield, HD4 3UU.

What we Do

The aim of the group is to provide facilities and events to improve the quality of life for the residents of Longwood and the surrounding area.

Getting Involved

If you think that you would like to get involved or if you have any questions with regard to the activities and events please contact us by e-mail at [email protected]



Where we are based

We are based at the Mechanics Hall, Longwood Gate, Longwood, Huddersfield HD3 4UU
Unwanted DVDs or CDs (NOT TAPES)
Any old jigsaws (preferably with all the pieces present)
and any second hand paper back books in reasonable condition



The show will concentrate on arts, crafts and preserves that can be prepared while we are in the current “Lock- down situation”

The classes will be as follows:-

Overall Show Champion – to be presented with the Longwood Silver Cup.

Awarded to the person having accumulated the most points/placings in all classes

Horticulture Cup (& £20.00 cash) –A Display of 4 varieties of produce

Handicrafts Cup (& £20.00 cash) – A “Thank you to the NHS” card

Art and Craft classes Baking classes

Knitting/ Crochet. Flavoured cake.

Sketch, painting or other artwork of an animal Decorated cake.

Needlework 3 Fruit Scones

Handcrafted Greetings Card 6 Flavoured biscuits.

Home brewed wine, beer or cider

Horticulture classes

A basket of produce

A chutney, pickle or preserve

A single flower

The most impressive single vegetable

The weirdest thing you’ve grown

Children under 7 Children 8-13

Drawing/Painting of “Space” Drawing/Painting of a family pet

Collage of “Under the sea” Craft model

Three decorated biscuits A mini cake

A special one off class "What I made during lockdown"

Absolutely anything that you made to relieve the boredom of being stuck at home during lockdown.

Entries 50p each class. Cash prizes for all categories.

Entries to be registered at the Mechanics Hall between 4.00 p.m. and 8.00 p.m. on Friday 1st October

For further details contact Raymond and Christine Collier on 01484 656389 or Gina Wescott on 07821739149. Meanwhile get cracking on your entries!