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Annual Parish Meeting (Annual Assembly) 2017

The Parish Council is hosting this years Annual Parish Meeting at Ripponden Community Centre on Thursday 30th March 2017 7.00pm for 7.30pm This is a public meeting which anyone from the parish of Ripponden can attend. Community Groups are encouraged to come along and give a short presentation of the work of their group during 2016/17. [...]

By | March 17th, 2017|Latest News Home Page|

Ripponden Neighbourhood Plan

Why not help plan the future of your neighbourhood? You are invited to a workshop where you can share your thoughts and ideas and help inform the themes and content of a new Neighbourhood Plan for the parish of Ripponden. The workshop is on Saturday 1st April 2017,  between 10am and 3.30pm at St Bartholomew's Church, [...]

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

Civic Ball 2017

The Parish Council is once again hosting its Annual Civic Ball, on Saturday 11th March 2017 at The Venue in Barkisland. After a sophisticated drinks reception and a fantastic four course meal, guests will be entertained by ‘Jump, Jive & Wail' and as always there will be a raffle prize-draw with a variety of high quality [...]

By | January 6th, 2017|Latest News Home Page|

Season Greetings

The Chairman and Councillors of the Parish Council wishes everyone a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!       Please Note:  The Parish Council Office will be closed from Friday 23rd December 2016 and will re-open to the public on Tuesday 3rd  January 2017.

By | December 20th, 2016|Latest News Home Page|

Proposed Traffic Regulation Order for Ripponden

In June Calderdale Council consulted with residents regarding the proposals for waiting restrictions in Ripponden.  Following the consultation, there are to be some amendments to the original proposals – summarised below: Extend the proposed restrictions on both sides of Excelsior Close to cover the first driveways Remove the proposed restriction on the north eastern side [...]

By | December 6th, 2016|Latest News Home Page|

The Good Citizens Award 2016

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 developed a ‘Good Citizens Award’ If you feel that you know someone [...]

By | November 28th, 2016|Latest News Home Page|

Christmas Lights Switch On – Saturday 26th November

The Parish Council is once again hosting the Ripponden Christmas Lights Switch On event, this year on Saturday 26th November. The festivities will commence with a Family Carol Concert at St Bartholomew's Church 4.00pm. 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 [...]

By | November 14th, 2016|Latest News Home Page|

Remembrance Sunday – 13th November 2016

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) Good Citizen's Award Only 30 days left to make your nomination - the closing date is 30th November. To download a nomination form go to 'Miscellaneous Documents' ( or ring the [...]

By | October 31st, 2016|Latest News Home Page, Uncategorised|

Charity Fundraising Hoedown

The Chairman Cllr Jayne Smith is to host a Hoedown on Friday 4th November 2016 in aid of her chosen charity ‘Parish Youth Groups’ at Victoria Hall. Why not come down and join the fun! To read more about this go to (Further information)

By | October 7th, 2016|Latest News Home Page|

Michaelmas Show 2016

Well Done! to all who entered this years Michaelmas Show, which took place at Ripponden Conservative Club on Saturday 24th September. A special congratulations to all the children who entered, the standard of all the entries was excellent! For details of the 'Best in Show' winners, go to (Further information) Charity Fundraising Hoedown – The Chairman Cllr [...]

By | September 28th, 2016|Latest News Home Page|