Venues for the 1st Hebden Bridge Dance Festival 9 Oct 2016

Below is a listing of the venues we use for the 1st Hebden Bridge Dance Festival.

The venue letters (like "Y" for Caldeerdale Yoga Centre) correspond with our programme and map.
The Programme numbers indicate the time slots in the programme:
1) = 10am,  2) = 12noon,  3) = 2:30pm,  4) = 4:30pm,  5) = 7:30pm,  6) = 9pm.
(for example: "2G" = 12noon Waterside Gymn, "4M" = 4:30 Methodist Church)
Walking from "M" to "Y" takes only 6 minutes

G = Waterside Gym, Valley Road, HX7 7BZ (12-4pm)
M = Methodist Church, Market Street / Hebble End, HX7 8EU (INFO hub, 1:30-9pm)
R = Riverside School, Holme Street (opp. Little Theatre), HX7 8EE (10am-6pm)
T = The Trades Club, Holme Street, HX7 8EE (9pm-11:30pm)
Y = Calderdale Yoga Centre (1st floor), Unit 2, Hangingroyd Lane, HX7 7DD (10am-9pm)
i = Tourist & festival Information, New Road (main road), HX7 8AF, 10am-5pm

From 10am-1:30pm we'll have an info / ticket sales table at the Tourist Information ("i"), (open from from 10-5pm) with Dance Festival updates, ticket sale and information.
See for more info.
Visitor & Canal Centre, Butlers Wharf (at the Marina), New Road (main road), HX7 8AF

From 1:30 - 7:30pm our info hub with drinks at the Methodist Church will be open
(including a "pay as you feel" supper from 6-7pm by "The Real Junk Food Project".

  • Calderdale Yoga Centre ("Y")

    Unit 2, Hangingroyd Lane, Hebden Bridge, HX7 7DD
    (on the right side, upper end of Hangingroyd Lane, above the tattoo shop)
    on the 1st floor.

    Car parking: pay & display on the roads until 6pm

  • The hall is about 6m x 7m big. No shoes please.

    Dance Programme Sun 9 Oct:
    1) 10am: "Dances of Universal Peace", honouring the Buddhist tradition
    2) 12noon: An Introduction to the Dance of the Directions
    3) 2:30pm: DanceBody - Find Your Inner Dancer
    4) 4:30pm: Contact Dance Improvisation & Embodied Presence
    5) 7:30pm: “Circle dance for all“ - Balkan and Gypsy Dances

  • Methodist Church Hall ("M")

    From 1:30pm to 7:30pm this will be our festival info hub, where you can buy tickets. Market Street / Hebble End, Hebden Bridge, HX7 8EU (opposite the Co-Op).
    There's car parking for about 12 cars on the premises.


  • This ground floor hall has a wooden floor and a little stage. Seize: about 11m x 7m. Wheelchair users access from the river side.

    Dance Programme Sun 9 Oct:
    From 1:30pm info hub
    3) 2:30pm: 5RHYTHMS® with Ben Deutsch
    4) 4:30pm: Traditional French and Breton dancing
    6-7pm: supper with "The Real Junk Food Project": 'pay as you feel'
    5) 7:30pm: Traditional Ceilidh

  • Riverside School Community Room ("R")

    Holme Street (at the very end of the street, left entrance opp. the Little Theatre), Hebden Bridge HX7 8EE

    Car parking behind the school (drive opposite the post office)


  • This hall is newly refurbished after the Boxing Day floods, opens September 2016.
    Seize: 12m x 6m, ground floor.

    Dance Programme Sun 9 Oct:
    1) 10am: Seated Dance 4 All
    2) 12noon: Southern Italian 'Tammurriata'
    4) 4:30pm: 'A Line For A Walk'

  • Waterside Gym ("G")

    Valley Road, Hebden Bridge, HX7 7BZ
    (on the right side, just past Shepherd's Garage)
    Reception: 01422 846088

    Car parking: pay & display on the roads


  • This 9m x 10m large hall on the 1st floor has a painted wooden floor. No shoes with dirt or heels please.

    Dance Programme Sun 9 Oct:
    2) 12noon: African Dance for children and parents
    3) 2:30pm: "Stride Urban Dance" with Sophie Simpson

  • The Trades Club ("T")

    Holme Street, HX7 8EE.
    Located between the Post Office and the Little Theatre near the canal.

    Last train:
    to Blackpool 21:52 - to Manchester 22:26 - to Leeds 22:55
    Last bus: to Halifax 23:17 - to Burnley 23:35

  • Wooden dance floor.
    Stage. Bar. Separate lounge.
    Venue for bands and concerts.
    1st floor - sorry: no lift.

    6) 21:00 - 23:30:
    After Party World Music Boogie Disco @ The Trades - until the last train