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Harnessing the power of nature to reduce flood risk


Last week, the government published its policy statement on flood and coastal erosion risk management This £5.2 billon pound investment over the six year period between 2021 and 2027 is most welcome, not just because of the financial commitment to reduce flooding in England, but because of its commitment to “harnessing the power of […]

I LOVE & I WILL, Celebrate the Calder Valley 27 July to 2 August

we rally in this valley

2020 has been a difficult year, to say the least. Floods, pandemics, economic uncertainty. But for some, it’s also been a time of re-evaluation. Of taking a step back. Of rediscovering relationships and the world on the doorstep. Focussing on what’s important. Health, of course, is most important. But so is joy. Connection with other […]

Good News for the Calder Valley as its very own Radio Station is launched at Mytholmroyd Community and Leisure Centre.

Calder Valley Radio launched on Super Saturday with ‘8 out of 10 Cats’ and Meet the Richardson comedian,  Jon Richardson he officially launched the Station and cut the ribbon with Mayor of Hebden Royd Town Council – Cllr Val Stevens. Director of the radio station, Anthony Hodgins said, “It was a marvellous private event at Mytholmroyd Community […]

Your say on Flood alleviation works, A646 Improvements & Keighley Road roadworks

HBBF survey

At a public meeting of the Hebden Bridge Business Forum on 12th Feb 2020, shortly after the latest flooding incident, the EA and Calderdale Council addressed the gathering to outline the next steps of the valley’s flood alleviation scheme, which will be in Hebden Bridge. Following the long period of disruption due to the Mytholmroyd […]

Recycle radio Speakeasy

Recycle Radio speakeasy

Tune in every Saturday from 2pm for live community radio from Hebden Bridge Repeated throughout the week, same time, same place! Find us on social media: Facebook, Twitter and Instagram for live updates and contact us to let us know you’re listening To tune in simpy click on the play button at the top of the page. Or try the […]

Calder Valley Radio Station ‘Official Launch on Saturday 4th of July’

calder valley radio

Calder Valley Radio officially launches on Saturday 4th of July based at Mytholmroyd Community and Leisure centre. They have a very special celebrity guest cutting the ribbon, along with the Mayor of Hebden Royd Town Council – Cllr Val Stevens and Anthony Robert Hodgins who is director of the Calder Valley Radio Station. Anthony states, “The […]