Sunday, 28 June 2015



Strawberry teas move out after another successful afternoon of 'Open Gardens' - and 'Darkher' move in for band practice. Next weekend the place becomes an art exhibition for 'Open Studios'.  

Saturday, 27 June 2015



Brilliant weather for a super 'Open Gardens' event that tested our new benches under the trees. Eat you heart out 'Last of the Summer Wine'.

Saturday, 20 June 2015




Janet says: 'Whether you’re 55 or 95, it is never too late to take up yoga. You are only as old as you feel! Get the most out of your “golden years” – now that you finally have time to do something for yourself and your own physical and mental development.'

Sunday, 7 June 2015


The church worship group makes its debut this morning - with great success. Note Katie's wonderful strawberry guitar and, tucked away (bottom-right), Sid's 'Harry' ... the coolest dog in Hebden Bridge.

Sunday, 31 May 2015



Thank you Stuart Townend and friends for an amazing evening of music. A member thought is was 40 years since 250 people attended a worship event at Hope Chapel. 

Friday, 29 May 2015



In her younger days, Jean was a dab hand with a medium format camera. This is one of her glass slides from the 1950s of a Bible Society celebration event by the children from Hope Baptist. 

Monday, 18 May 2015


Hope Chapel - a great venue for a great Hebden Bridge Folk Roots Festival 2015