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Chairman’s Blog

Festive Fun at the Lights Switch On

Ripponden was certainly a hive of activity on Saturday night for the Christmas Lights Switch On. The evening started with a lovely Carol Service at St Bartholomew's Church led by Rev Carol Hirst. For the Lights Switch On itself, Oldham Road was once again temporarily closed to allow everyone to [...]

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Quality Award for the Parish Council

The Parish Council is delighted to announce that it has been awarded Quality status under the Local Council Award Scheme operated by the National Association of Local Councils. The Quality Award demonstrates that the Parish Council achieves good practice in governance, community [...]

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