New director for Orangebox

Orange Box, Halifax.
Orange Box, Halifax.

The Orangebox will be announcing a new director following the departure of its former head Madeleine Irwin to complete her PhD studies.

.The Halifax-based youth centre has said it will announce the appointment of a new director within the next few weeks.

Orangebox director, Madeleine Irwin

Orangebox director, Madeleine Irwin

Linda Franklin, general manager, said: “She had done a fantastic job of getting Orangebox up and running and we were sad to lose her - she made many good friends.”

The Orangebox provides young people from all over Calderdale somewhere to go and something to do.

Young people can get involved with a variety of different activities including music recording, acting, dancing, fashion, gaming and comedy.