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Pop Up Art At Heptonstall Museum

pop up art at heptonstall museum

Tributes include a red bandana, coins, badges, stones, crystals, flows real, plastic and silk, a glass of wine, wrapping paper, a pink fluffy-topped and other types of pens, sweet papers, pencils, lipsticks, poetry, gold string, a red heart, red ribbon, drawings of Sylvia and Ted Hughes, photographs of Sylvia and postcards from far afield. Some […]

Alice Longstaff Pioneering Hebden Bridge Photographer

Alice Longstaff Pennine Heritage

Alice Longstaff is a remarkable figure in photography. Her career is one of the longest in photographic history, starting in 1921 when she was 14 and continuing until her death in 1992 aged 85. An archive of her photographs and negatives is now cared for by Pennine Heritage, a charity promoting the heritage and culture of […]

Hebden Bridge Arts Festival 2019

Over 9 days the annual Hebden Bridge Arts Festival makes the most of the town’s maverick creativity – bringing theatre, music, dance, spoken word and visual arts to Hebden’s streets, quirky venues and local landscape. We pride ourselves in bringing a wide variety of engaging, thought-provoking and entertaining performances and events to the wide variety […]

Happy Valley Pride 2019 Announces Main Headliners

happy valley pride 2019

Happy Valley Pride is an eclectic, alternative and inclusive, week-long festival for everyone. Celebrating LGBT+ life in Hebden Bridge and surrounding areas it will be taking place, earlier than in previous years, during the week of 22 to 28 July 2019. Founded in 2015, the festival has rapidly grown in size and stature – last […]

Hebden Folk Roots Festival 2019

Hebden Folk Roots Festival 2019

Hebden Bridge Folk Roots Festival takes place over the weekend of the 10th, 11th and 12th May 2109 and is in it’s 5th year, set against the backdrop of the stunning Calder Valley. It has evolved into a well attended event in the Folk Roots world, attracting people from across the country to experience a […]

Hebden Bridge Picture House Celebrates Autism Awareness Month

Picture House Autism Friendly Screenings

UK cinemas have once again come together to host a nationwide programme of Autism Friendly Screenings.  With support from autism support provider Dimensions, these screenings will provide a further boost to the UK’s growing range of cinema programming for people with autism.  Over 900 autism friendly screenings, will take place around the country during April; with many […]