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Please support all these businesses listed below who support the festival by advertising in the programme.


Ann Anthon, Prospect End, 8 Prospect End, Savile Road, Hebden Bridge HX7 6NA 01422 843586 email prospect.end@tesco.net

B & B 2 mins town centre. Very private ensuite rooms with guest entrance. Parking outside house. Convenient for public transport - rail station transfers. Non-smoking. From £23pp.

Mytholm House B & B, Mytholm Bank, Hebden Bridge HX7 6DL 01422 847493 email hosts@mytholmhouse.co.uk

Welcoming, relaxed, four-diamond accommodation in an historic stone-built home just ten minutes’ walk from the heart of Hebden Bridge. Private parking, gardens. More information at www.mytholmhouse.co.uk

Mrs Miriam Whitaker, Badger Fields Farm, Badger Lane, Blackshawhead HX7 7JX 01422 845161 email badgerfields@hotmail.com

A warm welcome awaits you at our Pennine Farmhouse, surrounded by beautiful gardens and spectacular views. On the Pennine Way, 2 miles above Hebden Bridge, an ideal peaceful retreat.

The White Lion Hotel, Bridge Gate, Hebden Bridge, West Yorks.

Traditional Coaching Inn, in the town centre, well known for good food, good beer and a friendly family atmosphere. 10 en-suite bedrooms. www.whitelionhotel.net


Coffee Aroma, 10 Albert Street, Hebden Bridge

Enjoy good food and drink at CafÈ Aroma just near the Festival Shop; open 7 days a week.

Laughing Gravy - Licensed Vegetarian Restaurant, The Birchcliffe Centre, Birchcliffe Road, Hebden Bridge 01422 843626

Spoiled for Choice? Can’t Decide? With our menu, life is easy - we simply give you everything on the menu. A unique dining experience - open Fridays and Saturdays - bookings only.

organic house, 2 Market Street, Hebden Bridge 01422 843429 email enquiries@organic-house.co.uk

relaxed cafe: homemade cakes and meals, excellent coffee and fresh juices. all organic vegetarian shop including fresh fruit and veg., bread, dairy, larder items and luxury goods, wines & beers. we stock many fairtrade goods and actively support Hebden Bridge as a fairtrade town.

Rubyjuice, 5 Market Street, Hebden Bridge

Enjoy our wide range of freshly extracted juices and smoothies made using fresh berries and fruits. We also serve fairtrade teas and coffees and a variety of food including sandwiches, bagels, oven-baked potatoes, homemade soups and a range of specials which change daily.


Abacus Photo Frames, White Lee, Mytholmroyd HX7 5AD
01422 882074

The complete picture and framing service. Oils and pastels, watercolours, photographs, prints and posters, limited editions, tapestries etc. Call in and browse in our fine art gallery.

The Bookcase, 29 Market Street, Hebden Bridge HX7 6EU
freephone 0800 6989666

Books and music, new fiction and non-fiction, local history and guides at independent booksellers established in Hebden Bridge 20 years. Fast order service for new titles. Runs the Festival bookstalls.

burnop design

creative print & new media
01422 846277
0775 194 9930

Cabbages & Cushions, 12 Albert Street, Hebden Bridge

Stockists of FARROW & BALL paints and wall papers. We also have a large collection of soft furnishings and ‘beautiful things’ for the home and garden. Open 10.30am - 5.00pm daily except Sunday open 1.00pm-4.00pm and closed on Tuesdays.


Community co-operative providing broadband to the Upper Calder Valley. Wired and wireless options. Full info and signup forms online at www.3-c.coop
0845 456 1793

EcoHeat, Plumbing, Heating & Solar Engineers, 2 Sandbed 01422 843414 andrew.hodchild@ecoheat.co.uk

Fully accredited under Clear-Skies for grant installed Solar Hot Water Systems and provisionally accredited under Energy Savings Trust for grant installed Solar Electric Systems (PV). We are Key installers for Viessmann products, which include high efficient condensing boilers and Solar Hot Water systems. We are also working towards provisional accreditation for bio-mass under Clear-Skies which includes wood pellet stoves & boilers & wood chip boilers.

Element, 25 Market Street, Hebden Bridge www.element-silver.co.uk

Element sells exquisite jewellery from around the world as well as individually designed and hand-made pieces from a range of contemporary British designers. We also have bags, scarves and giftware.

Gallery 6, 6 Market Street (upstairs), Hebden Bridge 01422 844849

Hebden Bridge’s leading contemporary art gallery featuring the latest work of Mackenzie Thorpe, Govinder, John Waterhouse and Simon Bull. Current exhibition by acclaimed artist Alexander Millar titled 'Gadgies and Gals'. While you’re here why not indulge yourself in the finest Italian coffee and handmade cake in our beautiful expresso bar. Downstairs - Surprises - unique and special giftware.

Hebden Bridge Rug & Kilim Company, 54 Market Street, Hebden Bridge 01422 842530 email info@hebdenbridgerugandkilim.co.uk

A selection of individual and beautiful handmade Tribal, Village and Nomadic rugs and kilims from across Turkey, Iran and Afghanistan. Fri, Sat 10.00am-5.00pm, Sun 12 noon-5.00pm

Hebden Bridge Web
www.hebdenbridge.co.uk tel. 01422 843724

Independent community website maintained by Pennine Pens who also maintain this Hebden Bridge Festival website. Web development and publishing. See our online portfolio of over 50 sites and selection of books from local authors at www.penninepens.co.uk

Jerome Dineen, graphic design

01422 845693
0771 263 1786

Muse Music, 40 Market Street, Hebden Bridge 01422 843496

This specialist shop stocks brand new CDs ranging from the latest releases to quality back catalogue. Rock music is the preference but other styles are available. Special order service including import titles. Open daily 11.00am-6.00pm except Tuesday (closed) and Sunday 12.00 noon -4.00pm. Muse Music proudly has no website!

Pennine Tiling, 39 Market Street, Hebden Bridge 01422 844344

The finest selection of tiles for the wall and floor. A feast for the eyes - and tactile too! Visit us for inspiration for your renovation.

Pot Stop, 3 Carlton Street, Hebden Bridge

Hebden Bridge’s independent cookshop offering personal service and expert advice.

Slack Top Nursery & Gardens, 1 Waterloo House, Slack Top,
Hebden Bridge 01422 845348

Superb alpine and hardy plant nursery with all stock grown on site. Beautiful show gardens with views across Hardcastle Crags, half mile beyond Heptonstall. Open Wed to Sun 10.00am to 5.00pm


Ampersand Arts at the Chapel Gallery, Osborne Street, Hebden Bridge 01422 847996

Children’s Art Workshops Saturdays 10.00am to11.45am from age 8. Also paintings, pots and jewellery. Anna Gibson 07759386687. Chapel Gallery open Wed-Fri 10.00to 4.00pm Saturday/Sunday 11.00am to 5.00pm

Circle of Friends 2 Hope Street, Hebden Bridge 07766573202

The sharp edge career with Vidal Sassoon in London & Manchester. Shaping images for pop videos, bands, photo shoots and the pages of style magazines now brings Debbie Wilkinson home to Hebden Bridge with an innovative concept in cutting and colouring.

Cragg Vale Gamelan - always looking for new members 01422 843315

You’ll be made very welcome by this unique local percussion orchestra with a national reputation. The music is challenging for skilled musicians yet accessible to people with little previous experience. Rehearsals 7.00pm to 9.30pm every Thursday evening. Instruments provided. Under 12s must be accompanied by a participating adult.

Consult Jim Byrne, Coaching & Counselling Psychologist on 01422 843629

I provide solutions to your emotional, relationship, behavioural and career problems. (My qualifications are: MA in Education; Advanced Diploma in Counselling Psychology and Psychotherapy; Professional Certificate in Rational Emotive and Cognitive Behavioural Therapy; Member of the Association of REBT Therapists).

European Leisure Properties, 1 Wragley House, Valley Road, Hebden Bridge 01422 846428 email info@europeanleisureproperties.com

Thinking of buying overseas but unsure where? Buying your dream home in Spain, Cyprus, Turkey, Florida, Canaries or South of France is now easier than you ever imagined. Why not visit our showroom, look at the properties and have an informal chat. www.europeanleisureproperties.com

Full Moon Performers, 40 Cliff View, Cornholme, Todmorden OL14 8NR

FMP is a unique and dynamic collective of modern circus performers and live musicians. For luminous fire shows, innovative modern juggling pieces and training events see our website at www.fullmoonperformers.com Tel. 01706 813679

Hebden Bridge Chiropractic, Valley Road, Hebden Bridge 01422 842244

Back and neck care for all the family provided by registered chiropractor. Qualified massage therapist also at the clinic. Please ring to arrange consultation 01422 842244 or 07740626336

Hebden Bridge Little Theatre, Holme Street, Hebden Bridge

1924 - Hebden Bridge Little Theatre - 2004. Celebrating 80 years of Amateur Theatre. We are please to support the Arts Festival, and to welcome theatre lovers to this intimate, canal-side venue. Our own production “And Then There Were None” by Agatha Christie, runs from June 14 to 19.
Ring 01422 843907 (evenings) to book.

Homeopathy for Children, 1 Royd Villas, Hangingroyd Lane, Hebden Bridge HX7 7BX 01422 846554 email di.seymour@btopenworld.com

Di Seymour is an experienced homeopath living and working in Hebden Bridge. In addition to treating adults, she specialises in homeopathy for children - helping them to resolve physical, developmental, behavioural and psychological problems. She has practised homeopathy for 8 years and also teaches it.

Hourglass Studio Gallery, Hangingroyd Lane, Hebden Bridge 01422 846060

Contemporary art throughout the year. June 9 to July 18: Alan Gummerson, Installation ‘Sit, Sit, Standing’ Admission free. Wed-Fri 11.30am to 4.30pm Sat/Sun 12.30pm to 4.30pm. Arts Council, Yorkshire support.

Jan Scott - Life Coach

Are you grappling with the changes and transitions of mid-life. Do you lack confidence, or the motivation to live your life to the full? To find out about a powerful yet practical and down to earth approach to living the best life you can visit www.thelifecoachforyou.co.uk or call 01422 842543.

Mango Developments

Hebden Bridge based property company specialising in the conversion of historic buildings. Recently completed Mayroyd Mill (near Hebden Bridge station) and now converting Melbourne Mill, Brunswick Street into eighteen apartments. Apartments available include duplex lofts, two-storey penthouses and single-level apartments. Price range from £95,000 to £200,000. For details call 01422 845615 or visit www.melbournemill.com

Nativespace, Hebden Bridge

Nativespace are a web solutions company, focused specifically on the needs of individuals and small businesses working in the creative industries. We offer complete single page websites with e-mail from as little as £3.99 a month. For further details please visit our website www.nativespace.com or call us on 0845 1232833

The Sculpture Trail, Hardcastle Crags Saturday June 26 until Sunday July 25

Over 35 individual artworks by local, national and international artists. Sculptures ranging from conceptual to figurative through interactive pieces all situated along 2 miles of paths through beautiful woodland.
Email Info@sculpturetrail.net

Specialist Screenings at the Picture House

To join in the Arts Festival celebrations we are delighted to be screening Jean Cocteau’s shimmering 1949 masterpiece, Orphée (PG) along with Luis Buñuel and Salvador Dali’s 1920’s surrealist gems, Un Chien Andalou (15) and L’age D’Or (15).

Thursday June 24 at 7.45pm Orphée (PG)

Thursday July 1 at 7.45pm Un Chien Andalou (15) and L’age D’Or (15).ß

Plus on Saturday June 26 Buster Keaton's The General (U) 1927 83mins. An outstanding achievement in silent comedy accompanied live on piano by Terry Ladlow. Tickets direct from the Picture House.

Hebden Bridge Arts Festival