Author Archives: Katie Kimber

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 by Craig Shaw Photography

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 […]

Comedy Cop & Robber Head For Hebden

Stephen Bailey at Hebden Bridge Comedy Club

Comedy is a broad church with comics coming from every walk of life imaginable. Harry Hill was a doctor whereas Mickey Flanigan was a porter in a fish market.   It’s fair to say though that Hebden Bridge Comedy Club’s next show at The Old Gate sees two comedians take to the stage who really wouldn’t […]