Hebden Bridge Twinning Society

HBTS clasped hands


Twinning & Friendship visits

Fund raising & other events

First friendship visit to Golegã

On Saturday 15th March 2014 a delegation from Hebden Bridge set out on an initial 4 day friendship visit to Golegã in Portugal. The welcome in Golegã was very warm and a comprehensive programme had been arranged for us.

Tout en velo pour la musique (grand départ) 2014

As a precursor to the Tour de France Grand Départ (5th - 6th July 2014) the 2 communities of Midgeley and Wadsworth organised "Tout en velo pour la musique".  The twinning society ran a cake and conserves stall and circulated information on our activities.

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Chronicle recording the first 50 years of twinning between St Pol and Warstein launched in Warstein

On Saturday 10th May 2014 the first event celebrating 50 years of twinning was celebrated between St Pol sur Ternoise and Warstein took place. At the heart of the celebration was the publication of a chronicle of the 50 years of partnership produced by Marie-France Acquart. The main celebration would take place in August

Grand accordion concert at the Little Theatre in Hebden Bridge October 2014

The grand accordion concert featured the Bradford Accordion Band and the Little Theatre Choir. The venue was the Hebden Bridge Little Theatre, Holme Street, Hebden Bridge.

Concert Programme

2015 New Year Lunch

25th January 2015 Stubbing Wharf Inn, Hebden Bridge - an excellent lunch in good company!

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Youth Concert on the 17th February 2015

A special youth concert was initiated by HBTS President David Parry to show case young artists from the Hebden Bridge area. The money raised was for the HBTS Youth Fund to support placements and visits for young people to our twin towns.

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