Welcome to the Hebden Bridge Local History Society’s Website!
You can use these pages to find information on the Society’s own activities, links to local and other historical organisations’ sites, and links to useful resources for local history researchers.
Mike Crawford's book
, Going to War
, tells of the first weeks of The Great War and the experiences of Calderdale people during that critical time: people at home and people in uniform. Read more
What does the Society do?
- We have a programme of fortnightly talks on Wednesday evenings in Hebden Bridge Methodist Church Hall. The 2013-2014 programme starts 25th September
- The Family History Group runs a popular programme of workshops and drop-in sessions at the Birchcliffe Centre
- The Society’s unique Archive is open to members
Come and join us! There are lots of activities to get involved in as well as the Society’s regular programme of events.