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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|

Chairman’s Year 2017-18

By | September 4th, 2017|Latest Events Gallery|

Rushbearing visits Ripponden – Sunday 3rd September 2017

I had a lovely afternoon yesterday meeting the Rushbearing procession and attending the service at St Bartholomew's church. Before the service visitors and residents were kept busy with the annual Duck Race and a 'Hunt the Hamper' game - proceeds from which went to the Riverside Dementia friendly café.

By | September 4th, 2017|Chairman's Blog|

Michaelmas Show 2017

The Parish Council will be holding its annual Michaelmas Show on the Saturday 23rd September 2017 at the Ripponden Conservative Club. For further details go to Council News or contact the Clerk on 01422 823245.

By | August 24th, 2017|Latest News Home Page|

Ryburn United – ‘Schools Out’ event Saturday 22nd July

I had a lovely afternoon down at Ripponden Wood playing fields as a guest of Ryburn United, at its Charity fundraising event last Saturday. It was great to see so many people supporting the event and watch some of the teams play. Cllr Russell was also there working hard promoting the Neighbourhood Plan consultation, speaking with [...]

By | July 28th, 2017|Chairman's Blog|