Monthly Archives: November 2018


Christmas Lights Switch On 2018

By | November 29th, 2018|Latest Events Gallery|

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 stand in the road for [...]

By | November 29th, 2018|Chairman's Blog|

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 engagement and council improvement. The award remains valid for a four year period.

By | November 29th, 2018|Latest News Home Page|

Remembrance Sunday 2018

By | November 13th, 2018|Latest Events Gallery|

Christmas Lights Switch On – Saturday 24th November

The Parish Council is once again hosting the Ripponden Christmas Lights Switch On event, this year on Saturday 24th November. The festivities will commence with a Family Carol Concert at St Bartholomew’s Church 4.30pm. Followed by the Lights Switch On ceremony 5.30pm at the Memorial Garden, Oldham Road. Father Christmas will also be  paying the village a short visit to meet [...]

By | November 13th, 2018|Latest News Home Page|

Remembrance Sunday 11th November 2018

I was so proud to see the number of residents and visitors who turned out on a very wet day for the Remembrance Sunday Services this year. Thank you to everyone who supported the Parish Council in making this such a special day in particular for the marking of centenary of the end of the [...]

By | November 13th, 2018|Chairman's Blog|

Remembrance Sunday – 11th November 2018

The Remembrance Sunday Services will be held as usual at the three War Memorials – Rishworth, Ripponden and Barkisland. For further details go to Council News. (Further information). Also The Good Citizen’s Award 2018 Only one month left to make your nomination for this years award- the closing date is 30th November. To download a [...]

By | November 5th, 2018|Latest News Home Page|