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Holme House
New Road, Hebden Bridge HX7 8AD
01422 847588
Five Star Gold Award Bed & Breakfast located in the centre of Hebden Bridge offering a touch of luxury to your stay.

Kersal House Bed and & Breakfast
Hangingroyd Lane, Hebden Bridge HX7 7DD
We are situated in the centre of Hebden Bridge. We offer both vegetarian and full English breakfasts. All rooms are ensuite. From £27.50 pppn

Moyles – Hotel, Bar and Restaurant
6-10 New Road, Hebden Bridge HX7 6ND
 01422 845272 
The hotel has recently been refurbished to a very high
standard. Rooms are individually designed, have kingsize
beds and great bathrooms. Prices £69 - £129 .

Prospect End B & B,
Savile Road, Hebden Bridge HX7 6NA
01422 843586
B&B easy walk from town centre. Parking adjacent.
Twin/double (both ensuite). Single occupancy
available. Breakfast choices to suit all.


B@r Place
10 Crown Street, Hebden Bridge
0142 842 814

Contemporary hotel, bar and restaurant. All of our food is delicious, freshly prepared and homemade. Extensive menu including excellent vegetarian choices and daily specials.

Moyles – Hotel, Bar & Restaurant
6-10 New Road, Hebden Bridge HX7 6ND  
01422 845272
Dishes are created using locally sourced ingredients by head-chef Daniel Derrington, serving international and Yorkshire food. Voted CAMRA’s Best Bar of the Season 2008.

Nelson’s Wine Bar
Crown Street, Hebden Bridge
01422 844782
Chilled out bar serving vegetarian food, continental beers and fine wines. Open Tuesday Sunday 5pm onwards. New range of organic beer & wine in stock.

Old Oxford House, Albert Street, Hebden Bridge HX7 8AH
01422 843587
Global eatery. Creative vegetarian cooking. Freshly cooked delicious food. Bring your own wine or beer. Open Wed-Sat evenings from 5pm; Sun lunch 12 .30pm - 3.30pm.

Shoulder of Mutton Pub
Bridge Gate, Hebden Bridge 
01422 842585
Family friendly pub with outside seating serving food every day. Fine selection of cask ales, bottled beers, wine and coffee. Baby changing and disabled facilities.

Squeeze – Food & Smoothie Bar
Albert Street, Hebden Bridge
01422 843500
Try our delicious smoothies, sandwiches, salads, quesadillas and The Chilli Bowl! All available in or out. Check us out at


16a Bridge Gate, Hebden Bridge HX7 8EX
01422 845888
Come and see our huge selection of costume jewellery, bags and clothing.  All a little different, but won’t cost the earth!

Element Jewellery
25 Market Street, Hebden Bridge HX7 6EU
08707 607505
Element is a leading contemporary jewellery retail outlet, specialising in works by leading British designer-makers, collections from around the world, wedding jewellery and one-off commissions.

Heart Gallery
The Arts Centre, 4a Market Street, Hebden Bridge
01422 845845
Heart Gallery sells contemporary jewellery, craft,
furniture and accessories from over sixty designer/
makers, with quality and originality guaranteed and
something for everyone’s taste and budget.

Jules China & Tableware
2 Garden Street, Hebden Bridge
0142 845714
Discover the warmth of the Mediterranean in the heart of the Pennines. A stunning selection of china, cookware and tableware at fantastic prices.

Muse Music
38 Market Street, Hebden Bridge
01422 843496
Open for 11 years and still no website! Classic rock, psychedelia, blues, folk, jazz, progressive rock. Nostalgia for old hippies on CD, LP and DVD.

Men’s & Women’s Designer Shoes
16 Market Street, Hebden Bridge HX7 6AA
01422 847999
We stock: art, el natura lista, camper, clarks originals, trippen, birkenstock, merrell, Fly, Tsubo, keen, vagabond, ugg Australia, MBT, rocketdog, Melissa, Hudson, crocs

The Book Case
29 Market Street, Hebden Bridge HX7 6EU
01422 845353
Hebden Bridge’s independent family bookshop has the latest fiction and non-fiction including current titles by local authors and local history, maps and guides. Royd Press local interest titles.

The Calder Gallery
20 Market Street, Hebden Bridge
0142 843 832
A wide range of high quality original paintings, sculpture and prints offered in a warm and welcoming environment. Friendly service from owners Phil & Sue.

The Original Aroma Room
42-44 Market Street, Hebden Bridge HX7 6AA
01422 847490
The Pink Shop is an emporium of smells, with a wide range of handmade bath treats, lotions, potions and rubber ducks.  Come and treat yourself. 

Valet Stores
19 Crown Street, Hebden Bridge HX7 8EH
01422 842849
Outdoor, travel & leisure wear from some of the country’s best brands including Brasher, Keen, Rieker, Jansport, Jack Murphy, Karrimor, Craghoppers and many more.


Lupino & Rose
Arthouse Boutique
30 Market Street, Hebden Bridge
0779516 068
Jewellery and textile artists transforming gorgeous vintage fabrics and jewellery into unique lampshades, neckpieces, tiaras, bags, corsages and earrings. Also dazzling make-up, candles and cards.


Circle of Friends
2 Hope Street, Hebden Bridge HX7 8AG
01422 84562
Circle of Friends’ philosophy is to work with hair in its natural state, offering haircuts and colours to reflect each individual’s style, with awareness of suitability.

Di Seymour & Homeopathy for Children
1 Royd Villas, Hangingroyd Lane, Hebden Bridge
HX7 7BX 01422 84654
Di works with all ages but specialises with children.

Hebden Bridge Chiropractic
2 Wragley House, Valley Road, Hebden Bridge
01422 842244
For all your back care. Chiropractic is suitable for all the family. We have a special interest in pregnancy, new babies and children.


Don’t miss the performances by Cantorelli, the small chamber choir based in Hebden Bridge. Contact Cantorelli by email at or telephone 0142 844627 for newsletter.

Hebden Bridge Little Theatre
Holme Street, Hebden Bridge
0142 843945 (during events only)
Owned and run by volunteers, we welcome theatregoers to our intimate canalside venue. Forthcoming own productions: Rebecca, Daphne du Maurier 16-21 June, Curtain up on Murder, Bettine Manktelow 6-11 October, The Winslow Boy, Terence Rattigan 1-6

Hebden Bridge Web
Independent community website maintained by Pennine Pens web development and publishing. See our online portfolio of over 50 sites (including this one) and selection of books from local authors.

Lord & Co Accountants
17 Burnley Road, Mytholmroyd
0142 881025 / 07976 554694
Accounts, taxation and business consultancy. Business and personal finances – get your finances sorted out!

Mongolian Cultural Evening at Moyles
Tuesday 1 July 6.00pm to 9.00pm
Traditional Mongolian singing, dancing, food and art. Owner Simon Moyle will be talking about his experiences in Mongolia.

Nearly Ordinary, Extraordinary & Strange Patterns
..painted with tiles, cover the walls of the shelter in Calder Holmes Park. Please take a look. If you like what you see, visit

Pinocchio & Other Family Tales,
By Christine McMahon & Ursula Holden-Gill
A Shaggy Dog Storytellers Event
7-9pm Friday 27 June, Stubbing Wharf Pub.
£5 adults, £3 children
0142 84612 0

Real Hope II
Hope Baptist Church, New Road, Hebden Bridge,
Saturday 28 June to Sunday 6 July
A week of events for all the family, in partnership with our friends from Texas. Everyone welcome.

Simply Fab Web Design
Simple, elegant, effective websites for discerning independent professionals. Visit or call Jan Scott on 01422 842543

Tatty Bumpkin (Activity Classes for Children) Be Bendy, Giggly, Clever and Strong. Yoga inspired adventure sessions for children ages 18 months – 7 yrs running weekly in term-time and throughout the summer holiday. Various venues and times. Accredited with CACHE and WO4LO Award winner in 2007. Contact or ring 0779 0761 702 for details.

The Hepton Singers’ Summer Concert
Early madrigals and songs by Imogen Holst, Howard Skepmton, Benjamin Britten and Alan Bush. Heptonstall Parish Church, Saturday 28 June 8pm. Tickets on the door. 01422 844627

Archive - previous festivals



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