Slow The Flow appoints Artist in Residence Anne Fox

Slow The Flow appointed Calderdale artist Anne Fox as ‘Artist In Residence’, as part of a project to promote and interpret the environmental benefits of Natural Flood Management. Anne Fox is a Calderdale-based visual artist working across a range of media including video, installation, land art, painting, and drawing. Much of Anne’s work examines the […]

How Eco friendly and sustainable is your home?

eco article by sue ellis

Is it time to consider sustainable home ware brands? You can be responsible by introducing recyclable and eco friendly products into your home without having to throw everything away that does not fit into this category. It would be good to help UK artisans whose crafts have been put at risk from mass production and […]

Fiver Fest Comes To Hebden Bridge & Mytholmroyd

The Totally Locally £5 message has captured the imagination of so many people, it’s such a great idea and super easy for shops & businesses to do. This time Totally Locally is being supported by Visa which is amazing. Over 125 towns are joining in Fiver Fest and it’s a grand celebration of independent shops […]

Hebden Bridge Picture House set to re-open this month

picture house hebden bridge

Film fans will once again be able to experience a trip to the cinema as Hebden Bridge Picture House reopens on Friday, October 30, after being closed for seven months due to the coronavirus pandemic. The 500 plus seat cinema will reopen with a reduced seating capacity of 25 per cent on a reduced schedule […]

Better Balance by Calder Therapies

As a Physiotherapist, I often get the impression that there’s a belief and an acceptance out there that our balance inevitably deteriorates as we get older. Good balance is essential for a happier and well-lived daily life, from the specific getting out of bed, negotiating stairs and crossing the road, to all of the physical […]

Critical Mental Health Resources for The COVID-19 Crisis

Critical Mental Health Resources for The COVID-19 Crisis

If you’re struggling with your mental health during the pandemic you are far from alone. Experts are warning of an impending mental health crisis in the UK, and while you can’t control the lockdown you can take more control over your own well-being. In fact, you may find these mental health resources useful while you […]

8 reasons why customers should visit the high street this week

loyal to local social distancing floor sticker

1. Help the high street and support the local economy Shopping at local businesses pumps money into the local economy, and by spending money in their local shop, restaurant, café or pub, shoppers can do their bit to aid our national recovery across the country. 2. Save jobs – and create even more Supporting our […]


trades club gig

Elbow, Everything Everything, Public Service Broadcasting and The Slow Readers Club are the first artists to announce gigs for Passport: Back to Our Roots, the new campaign to raise money for grassroots music venues at risk of closure. More artists will be announcing gigs soon. “Like loads of other bands, acts or performers, grassroots music […]