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The Map maker and the Photographer

Chris Goddard and his dog Alfie, at The ruins of Staups Mill  –   All Photography by Mick Ryan When I had the opportunity to spend a day walking the woodland pathways around Jumble Hole and Colden Clough with Hebden Bridge based map maker Chris Goddard and local photographer and publisher Mick Ryan, I jumped at the […]

Hebden Roots Festival 2018

Hebden Bridge Roots Festival is run by a group of musicians, enthusiasts and folk-loving people. This festival has been created organically, and is connected to the heart of the community. It is exciting to see it grow and evolve bringing in a wonderful mix of artists, dancers, storytellers and musicians from all over the world.  […]

Summer Hanging Baskets For Hebden Bridge & Mytholmroyd

Hebden Royd Town Council are now taking orders for our summer hanging basket scheme! This hanging basket scheme is run annually and really makes a difference when it comes to brightening up our town and getting it ready for summer. They would like as many people as possible to join in the scheme as the […]

Visiting and shopping in the town as a visually impaired person

I have lived in Hebden Bridge for a long time and so I have seen the town change considerably and develop.  Over the last few years however, I have lost most of my sight, becoming registered partially sighted in 2010, and registered blind in 2013. A better name for that is severely sight impaired, as […]