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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)

October 7th, 2016|

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 Jayne Smith is to host a Hoedown on Friday 4th November 2016 in aid of her chosen charity ‘Parish Youth Groups’. To read more about this go to (Further information)

September 28th, 2016|

Michaelmas Show 2016

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 to host a Hoedown on Friday 4th November 2016 in aid of her chosen charity ‘Parish Youth Groups’. To read more about this go to (Further information)

September 8th, 2016|

Annual Garden Competition 2016

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).

July 28th, 2016|

Important Diary Dates

Annual Garden Competition

The Garden Competition entries will be judged the week commencing Monday 4th July and entrants will be notified of their award shortly after. All certificates will be presented at the Michaelmas Show on Saturday 24th September.

Yorkshire in Bloom Summer Judging

Ripponden will be judged on Monday 18th July at 10.00am. Please help to keep the village clean and tidy.

July 6th, 2016|

The Parish Remembers

Saturday 1st July 1916. Weather sunny and warm. 7.30am the Battle of the Somme began. By the end of that day 19240 British soldiers had died. The number of British casualties was 57470 and remains the highest suffered by the British Army in a single day.
On Friday 1st July 2016 remember the Battle of the Somme.

June 30th, 2016|