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 forthcoming 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 2012/13 programme starts 26th September
The Family History Group runs a popular programme of workshops and drop-in sessions at the Birchcliffe Centre
Come and join us! There are lots of activities to get involved in as well as the Society’s regular programme of events.
The Hebden Bridge Local History Society is now hosting the Charlestown History Group website, substantially increasing the amount of information relating to Mytholm, Charlestown and Eastwood. Read more