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Thornhill Lees is a district of Dewsbury, which is a town within the borough of Kirklees in the county of West Yorkshire, England. The district lies to the south of Dewsbury Town Centre, between Savile Town and Thornhill. Thornhill Lees has a multi ethnic population and is served by two schools: Thornhill Lees Infant & Nursery School and Headfield Junior School. [1] [2] [3] It is also consisted of the ‘Saint Anne’s House’ [ citation needed ]

Dewsbury town in West Yorkshire, Britain

Dewsbury is a minster town in the Metropolitan Borough of Kirklees, in West Yorkshire, England. It is to the west of Wakefield, east of Huddersfield and south of Leeds. It lies by the River Calder and an arm of the Calder and Hebble Navigation.

Kirklees Metropolitan borough in England

Kirklees is a local government district of West Yorkshire, England, governed by Kirklees Council with the status of a metropolitan borough. The largest town and administrative centre of Kirklees is Huddersfield, and the district also includes Batley, Birstall, Cleckheaton, Denby Dale, Dewsbury, Heckmondwike, Holmfirth, Kirkburton, Marsden, Meltham, Mirfield and Slaithwaite. Kirklees had a population of 422,500 in 2011 and is therefore the most populous borough in England that is not a city; it is also the third largest metropolitan district by area behind Doncaster and Leeds.

West Yorkshire County of England

West Yorkshire is a metropolitan county in England. It is an inland and in relative terms upland county having eastward-draining valleys while taking in moors of the Pennines and has a population of 2.2 million. West Yorkshire came into existence as a metropolitan county in 1974 after the passage of the Local Government Act 1972.

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Ravensthorpe, West Yorkshire

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Azmi v Kirklees Metropolitan Borough Council [2007] IRLR 434 is a UK labour law case, concerning indirect discrimination on grounds of religion. The United Kingdom Employment Appeals Tribunal in London (EAT) dismissed the appeal in respect of discrimination and/or harassment, but awarded £1,100 to the plaintiff "for injury to her feelings" as a result of the LEA's having failed to follow the statutory grievance protocol.

South West Yorkshire Partnership NHS Foundation Trust is a NHS Trust which provides mental health, learning disability and community health care services in Calderdale, Kirklees, Wakefield and Barnsley. The Trust also provides some of the medium secure forensic services for the Yorkshire and the Humber region. The Trust's headquarters is located at Fieldhead Hospital in Wakefield which is a psychiatric and learning disabilities hospital.

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Donald Hatfield

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References

  1. "Headfield School". Headfield School. Retrieved 29 September 2013.
  2. "Thornhill Lees photos, maps, books, memories". Francisfrith.com. 3 November 2007. Retrieved 29 September 2013.
  3. "Community organisation details - Thornhill Lees Community Centre". Kirklees.gov.uk. 9 July 2013. Retrieved 29 September 2013.