The heart chakra of England
HEBDEN BRIDGE - HAPPINESS, HIPPIENESS & HAPPENING
Our little northern town is somewhere we are proud to live in and we love to welcome visitors here so hope to see you soon
So you want to stay in HEBDEN BRIDGE ? Good decision ! Hebden Bridge is an all round wonderful place to stay any time of year ... yes even in the winter months our town doesn't go to sleep - there's always something going on - so find somewhere wonderful to stay and come and have a brilliant time ! One night is never enough - come and explore - spend a while here - you won't regret it!
We have just won the BEST BRITISH HIGH STREET AWARD - nearly all the shops here are ONE OF A KIND - so there are lots of unusual and different things to see and buy - just click on these images to see a few of our totally ORIGINAL INDEPENDENT SHOPS ... of course when you visit you can see them all ...
If it's LIVE MUSIC you are after - check out our brilliant music venue THE TRADES CLUB which gets into the finals of the NME Best Small Music Venue year after year. We are so lucky to get TOP MUSICIANS AND BANDS playing here every week and there's LATE BAR AND DANCING at the weekends until 2am. We always have lots of good BUSKERS AND STREET ENTERTAINMENT in town and top QUALITY OPEN-MIC entertainment in THE FOX & GOOSE, NELSONS WINE BAR, DRINK, THE ALBERT and THE OLD GATE even has a comedy club ... Hebden Bridge has literally loads of great bars, cafes and restaurants ... for a small town we really do have it all going on ... you will be spoilt for choice!
All year round Hebden Bridge holds extraordinary festivals and special weekends - from our famous ARTS FESTIVAL and BURLESQUE extravaganza to VINTAGE CARS weekend ... STEAM PUNK to our very own HAPPY VALLEY PRIDE ... Heard of INKFOLK? They put on four pop-up mini festivals every year in a fab old mill - Whether it is music, dance, poetry, story telling, film or art ... our town SHINES with originality and creativity - You can't help but have a fabulous time! A big welcome awaits you so just click on these links to find out more info about when events are happening and book that well deserved break.
We are blessed with the most beautiful countryside around here. You can choose to walk the hills, the woods and crags or along the Rochdale canal. Hebden Bridge is in a valley and so is surrounded by hills and views - click on these photos and decide where you would like to walk, the choice is yours and don't miss Hardcastle Crags and Heptonstall.