Hebden Bridge Arts Festival 2010


Places to stay
Places to Eat and Drink
Things to buy
Other things to do
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Croft Mill

Croft Mill, Hebden Bridge HX7 8AB
01422 846836

Stunning serviced accommodation for the discerning
guest or business traveller, located in the heart of the
popular Yorkshire town of Hebden Bridge. We offer hotel
accommodation to cater for all your holiday needs and
we are open all year round for long or short breaks.
Book online now at

Kersal House Bed & Breakfast

Hangingroyd Lane, Hebden Bridge HX7 7DD
01422 842664 / 0787193866

We are situated in the centre of Hebden Bridge. We offer
both vegetarian and full English breakfast. All rooms are
ensuite. From £32.50pppn

Laurel End House

9 Crossley Terrace, Commercial Street, Hebden Bridge
01422 836980

Bed & Breakfast. Town centre opposite marina. Short
walk to most venues/station. Spacious rooms. Nice
views. Parking. Vegetarian / vegan options. (link to Corsican villa info.)


6-10 New Road, Hebden Bridge HX7 6AD
01422 845272

Moyles is a family run hotel with 12 spacious, individually designed boutique style rooms with contemporary bathrooms and other little extra touches of comfort.

Myrtle Grove Vegetarian B&B

14 Myrtle Grove, Hebden Bridge HX7 8HL
01422 846078 / 07905 174902
Vegetarian, vegan and organic B&B in a scenic location
within walking distance of the town centre. A selfcontained,
ensuite, spacious room. Refreshment


b@r place Hotel & Restaurant

10 Crown Street, Hebden Bridge HX7 8EH
01422 842814
Boutique hotel in the heart of Hebden Bridge. Family
friendly, wi-fi throughout, beautiful home-cooked food,
including breakfast 10am-12pm. Meals 12-9pm. Daily
specials board.

Hole in t’Wall

Hangingroyd Lane, Hebden Bridge, HX7 7DD
A homely pub with amazing Victorian and Art Deco
original features. Good beer, real fires, leather armchairs
to relax and unwind. Locally sourced and freshly
prepared food is our speciality.
Live events throughout the Arts Festival.


6-10 New Road, Hebden Bridge HX7 6ND
01422 845272

AA Rosette awarded restaurant offering modern
European and signature Yorkshire dishes created by chef
Mark Brankin. Open daily for breakfast, bar snacks and
evening menus. CAMRA Pub of the Year Award 2009.

Nelson’s Wine Bar

Crown Street, Hebden Bridge HX7 8EH
01422 844782

Chilled out underground bar offering Continental beers,
fine wines, and homemade vegetarian food. We hold
regular exhibitions and walls are available as gallery

Relish, global eatery

Old Oxford House, Albert Street, Hebden Bridge HX7 8AH
01422 843587

One of the “Top Five Best UK Vegetarian Restaurants” in
the Vegetarian Society Awards 2008.

Rim Nam Thai

Butler’s Wharf, New Road, Hebden Bridge HX7 8AD
01422 846888

Authentic Thai food in attractive canalside setting. Early bird menu available Tuesday - Thursday. A la carte and takeaway available Tuesday - Sunday from 6pm.

Squeeze – Food & Smoothie Bar

10 Albert Street, Hebden Bridge HX7 8AH
01422 843500

Great selection of sandwiches, salads, baked potatoes
and our addictive Mexican selection. Or why not just call
in for a smoothie or Puro coffee?



16a Bridge Gate, Hebden Bridge HX7 8EX
01422 845888
Come and see our huge range of costume jewellery, bags and clothing. All a little different, but donít cost the earth!

Earth Spirit

23 Market Street, Hebden Bridge
tel: 01422 8477770 Fairtrade, earth-friendly clothing, funky bags and scarves, healing crystals, Starchild essential oils, spiritual books, and silver gemstone jewellery. Look out for the exhibition upstairs during the Arts Festival.

Element Jewellery

25 Market Street, Hebden Bridge HX7 6EU
01422 847700
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.

Harold Crabtree

Carlton House, Hebden Bridge
01422 842512
Celebrating 100 years in Hebden Bridge. Always perfectly in tune with fashion moods, the best edited collections of clothes and shoes for men and women.

Helen Granton Lingerie & Swimwear

11 Crown Street, Hebden Bridge 01422 844484 We offer a fully qualified measuring/fitting service by friendly helpful staff. Fabulous brands include Fantasie, Freya, Prima Donna, Triumph, Marie-Jo, Marlies Dekkers and many more.

Jules China & Tableware

2 Garden Street, Hebden Bridge 01422 845714
Discover the warmth of the Mediterranean in the heart of the Pennines. A stunning selection of china, cookware and tableware at fantastic prices.

Kala Gallery

Online shop based in Hebden Bridge, specialising in Indian art and artefacts for the home. Contact

Muse Music

38 Market Street, Hebden Bridge
01422 843496
Independent record/CD/DVD shop provides a refreshing
alternative to the “High Street” music retailers. Here since
197 ! T-shirts too!! Open Wed – Sat, 11 am – 6pm.

Polkadot Lane

12 Albert Street, Hebden Bridge HX7 8AH
077 89077338
Specialising in beautiful, unique, handcrafted Polish
stoneware pottery. Handmade Savon de Marseille soap,
vintage style dolls, jewellery, aprons, bags, cushions and


26 Market Street, Hebden Bridge
01422 845764
Come and see Radiance aglow in its beautiful new
premises. You will find lamps, lampshades and quirky
fairy lights lovingly made by artists and designers. You
can buy lamps directly from the artist Hannah Nunn who
has her workshop on the premises. Hannah is having a
three day seconds sale during her open studio on 2nd,
3rd and 4th July.

Ribbon Circus

8 Albert Street, Hebden Bridge, HX7 8AH
01422 847803
A fabulous haberdashery emporium of sparkling
treasures including yarn, buttons, beads, ribbon and
trims as well as sewing, knitting and embroidery
accessories. Be inspired.


37 Market Street, Hebden Bridge HX7 6EU
01422 847999
rubyshoesday offers quality women’s and men’s footwear
from well recognised brands to the more unusual shoes
from lesser known shoemakers. Brands we carry include
Fly London, Trippen, Art, Clarks Originals, Oxygen, Sanita
clogs, Ugg, H by Hudson and Camper. Browse our instore
collections or buy shoes online at

Spirals Fairtrade Shop

11 -13 Market Street, Hebden Bridge, HX7 6EU
01422 847462
Fairtrade eco-friendly goodies – from fashion & jewellery
to food and lots of gorgeous ethical gifts, plus home
furnishings and furniture crafted locally from reclaimed

The Book Case

29 Market Street, Hebden Bridge HX7 6EU
01422 845354
Local independent family bookshop since 1984; specialises in new fiction, non-fiction, local history, maps and visitors’ guides. Order service and book search, online shop:

Valet Stores

19 Crown Street, Hebden Bridge HX7 8EH
01422 842849
We are a unique independent store, trading in Hebden
Bridge for many years. We sell almost everything! clothing, footwear, kitchenware, household goods and much more.


05601 323881
Professional career coaching for anyone facing job uncertainty, wanting new career direction or returning to work after time away. Contact Sophia to discuss your requirements.

Circle of Friends

2 Hope Street, Hebden Bridge HX7 8AG
01422 845622
Circle of Friendsí philosophy is to work with hair in its natural state, offering haircuts, colours to reflect each individualís style, with awareness of suitability.

CW Aromatics

Hebden Bridge
0779 0761702

Aromatherapy, hot stone massage, Hopi ear candling, birth partner, pregnancy and childrenís massage. All in a relaxed and calm setting. Gift vouchers available.

The Women's Coach - Jan Scott Nelson

Hebden Bridge 01422 842543
Jan has an effective, practical approach to working with women who want to change their lives. Call 01422 842543 or visit to find out


Churches Together Celebration

Local churches celebrate 500 years of Christianity in the
valley. Sunday 11 July, 4pm at the Packhorse Bridge. For
more info, contact Marcus 01422 842245.

Dance workshop: Salsa Rueda de la Casino

Holme Street Arts Centre,
Sunday, 27 June, 1pm – 2.30pm, £5/£4.
Mike and Heidi will teach basic steps and simple moves.
Perform moves in a circle, change partners and dance
rueda guided by an experienced caller! 01422 842694

Dance workshop: French and Breton Dance
(live music)

Holme Street Arts Centre,
Sunday 27 June 3pm – 5pm £5 / £4
Come and dance to Heretique’s lively French and Breton
music. Yannick Minvielle-Debat will help beginners and
show experienced dancers some new variations. 01422

Exhibition of Art and Photography, Mytholmroyd

St Michael’s Church Hall, Mytholmroyd
An exhibition of contemporary and traditional artworks
and photographs. Homemade refreshments available.
Sat3 July and Sun 4 July. Free entry, 10am - 4pm

Hebden Bridge Camera Club

2010 Exhibition of Photography, Arts Festival Shop,
Hebden Bridge. Contact 01422 885244
Open daily 28 August – 5 September, 11 am to 4.30pm.
Admission free.

Hebden Bridge Little Theatre

Holme Street, Hebden Bridge
01422 8439 45 (during productions only)
Owned and run by volunteers, and currently fundraising to expand premises. We welcome theatre-lovers to our intimate canalside venue. Forthcoming own productions: I Have Been Here Before, 14-19 June, See How They Run, 4-9 October, The Devil at Midnight, 29 November-4 December.

Music at Walshaw

Saturday June 26 and Sunday June 27.
For more information, please visit

Photographic Scrapbook

A vintage slide show by Robert Blomfield at the Steiner Centre, Machpelah Works, New Road, Hebden Bridge, Tuesday 6 July at 8pm. £6 /£4 includes glass of wine and nibbles.
01422 844259

Tatty Bumpkin
0779 07617 02.
‘Bendy, Giggly, Clever and Strong!’ Activity classes for children aged 2-7 based on yoga. Classes running throughout the summer holidays. (Asda ‘Sporting Chance’ vouchers accepted.)


Hebden Bridge Web

Hebden Bridge’s community website maintained by Pennine Pens (web development and publishing). Large resource of thousands of news items, discussion messages and photos going back over 15 years, instantly searchable.

Lord & Co Accountants

17 Burnley Road, Mytholmroyd 0797 6554694
Accounts, taxation and business consultancy. Business
and personal finances – get your finances sorted out!

Ryburne Brokers & Co

Shop locally for all your insurances – save money and get
proper advice! We guarantee to beat any other home
insurance quote. Motor, shops, travel, business and
liability insurances. Artists PL cover from £47/year.

Zebra Photography

Zebra specialise in beautiful, contemporary images on
location. Whether you are planning your wedding or
civil partnership or a photo of your baby, child or a family
portrait, contact Zebra for an informal chat. Zebra also
provide commercial photography for local and national



Festival programme

Saturday 26 June
Sunday 27 June
Monday 28 June
Tuesday 29 June
Wednesday 30 June
Thursday 1 July
Friday 2 July
Saturday 3 July
Sunday 4 July
Monday 5 July
Tuesday 6 July
Wednesday 7 July
Thursday 8 July
Friday 9 July
Saturday 10 July
Sunday 11 July


Festival bus

Programme PDF

Audio-visual tasters

Booking form

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Festival friends