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New exhibition: The Comfort of Things

Shelfie commission - Roo Waterhouse

Roo S Waterhouse's exhibition of paintings,  The Comfort of Things, will be on show at The Town Hall, Hebden Bridge, from Tuesday 15 April until Sunday 18 May. The Town Hall exhibition space is curated and managed by [...]

Pop Up Poet: Loud Proud Yorkshire

Winston collecting words from Sue and Julie at the Boggart stall. Photo: Craig Shaw

As The Grand Departed from St Michael’s church in Mytholmroyd last weekend and headed up the hill, our festival poet set to work arranging words he had gathered from the throng. Lovers of pianos and cycling [...]

Pop Up Poet: The Owl and the Pussy Cat

Pop up Poet. Photo: Craig Shaw

Winston Plowes - our festival secret weapon and Pop Up Poet - was set loose on the unsuspecting attendees of our community Open Meeting last week. He asked them to imagine the ingredients that would make [...]

Pop Up Poet: Parking is Such Sweet Sorrow

Pop Up Poet sketch by Serena Rogers

Festival Pop Up Poet Winston Plowes has made his first appearance this year, doubling up with a clipboard to collect your views about the current planning application by Sainsbury’s. Stationing himself in the vicinity of the proposed [...]

Join our board

Hebden Bridge Arts Festival star

We're on the look out for some dynamic and experienced people to join our board and be an HBAF star. The Festival Board is a great, committed bunch of folk who give about a day a [...]

Local business invited for a festival cuppa


Local businesses are invited to join us for a cuppa to discuss how to get involved in our 2014 programme. The regular monthly Federation of Small Businesses Breakfast meet at the Town Hall will be focusing [...]

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