Monthly Archives: April 2017

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Dementia Friendly Ripponden Event – 6th May 2017

A Dementia Friendly Event is to be held on Saturday 6th May at St Bartholomew's Church, Ripponden from 11.00am to 2.30pm. The event has been organised to raise awareness of dementia and the support available to people, living locally, affected by dementia. There will be stalls, speakers, singing, fun activities and a café throughout the day. [...]

By | April 10th, 2017|Latest News Home Page|

Whitworth Town Council Civic Dinner – 8th April 2017

Melvyn and I were delighted to attend Whitworth Town Council’s annual celebration and awards which this year took the place of the civic dinner.  The ceremony had all the pomp of a civic dinner but was all about the community.  There were 6 awards which local people and business had been nominated for; young achievers [...]

By | April 10th, 2017|Chairman's Blog|

Hebden Royd Town Council Civic Dinner – 1st April 2017

Melvyn and I enjoyed a wonderful evening of hospitality at Hebden Royd on Saturday 1st April.  We attended at the invitation of the Mayor Cllr Tony Hodgins and his Mayoress Hazel Scrivens. The evening was themed 1940’s and guest entered into the spirit by dressing in 1940’s style outfits.  The buffet was excellent – prepared [...]

By | April 3rd, 2017|Chairman's Blog|

Ripponden Neighbourhood Plan Workshop

On Saturday 1st April the Parish Council hosted its initial workshop at St Bartholomew's Church, Ripponden. The day went very well with around 35 people attending the session and the Parish Council has come away with over 200 thoughts, ideas and issues that residents wished to tell us about. A bespoke website has been set [...]

By | April 3rd, 2017|Latest News Home Page|