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 [...]
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.
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 [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]
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' (http://www.rippondenparishcouncil.co.uk/document-archive/) or ring the [...]
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)
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 [...]
The Parish Council is pleased to announce that the Annual Michaelmas Show is to take place at Ripponden Conservative Club on Saturday 24th September 2016. Public viewing of the exhibits will be from 2.00pm onwards. To read more about this event please go to (Further information). Charity Fundraising Hoedown – The Chairman Cllr Jayne Smith is [...]
The Annual Garden Competition was judged at the beginning of July. The judges were really impressed with the high standards, commitment and the number of entries for this competition. For ‘The Best in Competition’ results, please go to Council News (Further information).