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Remembrance Sunday 2017

By | November 16th, 2017|Latest Events Gallery|

Christmas Lights Switch On – 25th November

The Parish Council is once again hosting the Ripponden Christmas Lights Switch On event, this year on Saturday 25th 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, 2017|Latest News Home Page|

Remembrance Sunday

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 2017 Only one month left to make your nomination for this years award- the closing date is 30th November. To download a [...]

By | October 26th, 2017|Latest News Home Page|

Good Citizens Award 2017

The Parish Council is very proud of the many community organisations, activities of the area and community spirit of residents. In order to recognise the outstanding work of people who voluntarily and selflessly work to improve the lives of local people, the Parish Council has a ‘Good Citizens Award’. If you feel that you know someone whose service [...]

By | October 18th, 2017|Latest News Home Page|

Hebden Royd Mayor’s Civic Celebration – Sunday 8th October 2017

Last Sunday my Consort, Rachel and I went over to join neighbouring Councillors at Hebden Royd Mayor's Celebration of Hope, Reconciliation and Peace. The celebration was held at Hope Baptist Church, Hebden Bridge where we were  made very welcome. Calder Valley Voices sang beautifully and the day was finished off with a lovely homemade afternoon tea. A big [...]

By | October 17th, 2017|Chairman's Blog|

Michaelmas Show 2017

By | September 26th, 2017|Latest Events Gallery|

Michaelmas Show – Saturday 23rd September

Together with my consort, I attended the Parish Council's annual Michaelmas Show on Saturday. We had a lovely day meeting with some of the entrants and the standard of entry was excellent. The Mayor and Mayoress of Calderdale visited and joined me in presenting the winners with their trophies. Well done and Congratulations to all [...]

By | September 26th, 2017|Chairman's Blog|

Lets Change Lives With A Slice – Friday 29th September

Help raise funds for MacMillan Cancer Support by popping down to the Parish Council office on Friday 29th September and having a coffee and slice of cake at Cllr Carter's Coffee Morning - 10.00am till 12.00 noon.

By | September 22nd, 2017|Latest News Home Page|

Refurbishment of the Rochdale Road Telephone Box 2017

By | September 22nd, 2017|Latest Events Gallery|

Opening of the refurbished Rochdale Road telephone box 13th September

I had a lovely evening meeting with a small group of residents who with a grant from the Parish Council have refurbished the red telephone box on Rochdale Road. The group that ages from 7 to 70 years old have done a fantastic job and the internal refit into an information box is great. A big [...]

By | September 15th, 2017|Chairman's Blog|