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Eds’ Letter

CONTENTS

Welcome to our April edition and Happy Easter!

Page 5 El Gato Negro competition 7 County Alpacas update 8 RSPCA Pet of the month 10 Recipe - Sticky Toffee pudding 21 What’s on - at the Old Bridge inn 24 The Grand Macmillan Ball 27 Outdoors in all weather 29 VADA Off to a flying start 33 Vonderbrand Top Tips 40 Technology - We know where you are 45 London Fashion Week 47 Le Tour - 3 months to go 50 Keep safe and secure this Spring 59 Word search 60 Town Hall Dental 64 Spring into Gorgeous skin 68 Free emergency life support training 70 A change is as good as a rest 74 Community events 80 Wild about gardens 87 Local history notes 94 Opinion - New tricks 122&124 Index & useful numbers 126 Church Easter Services

This month we start the 3 month countdown till the biggest free sporting event in the world, the Tour de France, comes through our area! Find out more as we update you in each Go Local edition now before the event on the 5th July. Also this month, find out how Creative Beauty can make your skin crystal clear plus we have all our regulars with recipe, puzzles, local history and details of local events. Please get in touch if you have any local news or events you want to feature for May (11th April deadline).

Rachel & Helen

PLEASE KEEP THIS BOOK BY YOUR PHONE & SUPPORT YOUR LOCAL BUSINESSES

Coming soon

Our new wine menu is being launched with a tasting by Gonzalez Byass on Thursday 10th April and we have an evening showcasing the best of the Galicia region of Spain on Thursday 8th May. Please book early as numbers are limited.

Keep up with the news!

We have lots of events planned in 2014. Keep up to date by subscribing to our newsletter at: www.elgatonegrotapas.com

Join the team!

Passionate and enthusiastic about food? We are recruiting both in the kitchen and front of house. Please call on 01422 823070 or submit a CV to info@elgatonegrotapas.com

Tuesdays - Paella Night

Paella for 2 people and a bottle of house wine for just £40.

Function Room Hire Our downstairs room is

available for conference facilities or functions. Room hire only is available or we can also provide food and drinks.

Opens: Eve - Tues to Fri 6 till 9.30pm (last food orders), Saturdays - lunch 12 till 2pm. eve 6 till 10pm (last food orders) Sundays - the first Sunday of the month 1-4pm Find us on

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 A family run establishment caring for all kinds of pets. Your pet’s welfare is our number one priority.  Come and see for yourself. Inspection is welcome and free trials are available  We can collect and drop off your pet if required. (Additional fee charged) Please ring for further information, we are always happy to answer any questions : 01422 839947 Little Toothill Farm, Toothill Lane, Triangle, Sowerby Bridge HX6 1NX only 5 minutes from Sowerby Bridge & Ripponden Book online: www.allbreedsboarding.co.uk info@allbreedsboarding.co.uk All cats and dogs must be inoculated and a current certificate produced on arrival

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“Paws-a-while” Dog Grooming Service

Have your dog groomed by a real animal lover with over 30 years’ experience with dogs and grooming our own show dogs. No job too big or problematic! Relax and enjoy the tranquillity of our countryside while your dog is groomed. Open 6 days a week . Please ring Sharon for details.

Tel 01422 825733

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Wholesale - Meat, Fruit & Vegetables Your local food service company Supplying schools, restaurants, residential homes & catering establishments

Wholesale & retail

butcher & fruit/veg EEC licensed cutting plant Daily refrigerated deliveries throughout the North of England Friendly, family run business

25 Wharf Street, Sowerby Bridge Free parking at rear of shop

01422 834859 or email Pete at: freshfieldsfoodsthefactory@hotmail.co.uk

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The Old Original Scouthead, Saddleworth 18th century Inn & Restaurant Open for lunch & dinner… Open throughout Easter

FREE GLASS OF WINE* if you mention this ad.

(* only 1 glass per person, choice of house wine. Offer only available for one use per customer.)

FIXED PRICE DINING 3 courses only £14.95 Mon to Thurs 7.30-9pm Early bird - special 3 course meal only £9.95 Mon-Thurs 6 till 7.30pm & Sat 4-5.30pm FRIDAY IS STEAK NIGHT and we’re famous for our steaks! Enjoy a free sauce with your steak SUNDAY LUNCH 12-4pm £10.95 for 3 courses. Main menu always available. “Quality food with generous portions at very reasonable prices plus Tom & Jan are great hosts” Carol & David Taylor, Ripponden

Thurston Clough Road, Scouthead, Saddleworth, OL4 3RX From Ripponden, drive through Denshaw then we’re just 5 minutes away!

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Ryburn Valley Childminders

Stones Methodist Church, Ripponden Ballet – Tap – Modern – Acrobatics – Drama – Stage – Singing Lessons – Cheerleading – Street Dance Contemporary - Musical theatre (Qualified classes Q.C.A Recognized Certification)

From age 2½

Affordable, Flexible, Reliable & Registered Tabitha Prince 07990 Jane Stead 07713 Leanne Stansfield 07884 Suzie Gent 07592

All grades from 3+

Booking now for Summer School Fun packed weeks of dance, drama & singing plus pizza & T shirt making. 21-25 July & 25-29 Aug. All ages welcome.

For more details contact Abi on:

01422 822619 or 07921 656652 www.awstageschool.co.uk

525754 581384 374341 241627

 Childminding  After school care  Holiday care

Serving all local primary schools: Rishworth, Ripponden, Barkisland, Millbank & Triangle

Chartered Accountants Peter Crowther & Co Over 35 years experience of advising companies, partnerships and individuals on all aspects of financial and taxation matters

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Accounts preparation and audits Book-keeping service Completion of Income Tax, Corporation Tax and VAT returns Agreement of accounts and tax returns with HM Revenue & Customs Payroll preparation New business advice For a first class, affordable, Business sales advice personal service - please phone Company formations VAT registration Peter on 01422 343799

Initial no fee interview - evening and weekend appointments available if required.

Tel: 01422 343799 E-mail: petercandco@aol.com 17 Springwood Drive, Skircoat Green,Halifax, HX3 0TQ

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LAW

Matrimonial, Wills & Probate, Conveyancing

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No ifs…    No buts….  Just better value Home  Insurance ‐ Guaranteed!    

We guarantee to provide quality  cover AND save money on your   Home Insurance renewal.

 

Professional advice from ‘real people’.  Established in Yorkshire over 40 years.  We also insure cars, vans, shops, offices, travel, fleets,  taxis, liability, professional indemnity, businesses,   property owners… and much more. 

RYBURNE  BROKERS & CO     Call for a quote on  

01422 842984  or visit www.ryburne.co.uk  Authorised & Regulated by the   Financial  Services Authority 

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Your Local Conveyancing Specialist  

 

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2nd Floor, Central Buildings  1‐3 Town Hall Street  Sowerby Bridge HX6 2QD  01422 893921  info@lindaheald.co.uk  Regulated by The Council for Licensed Conveyancers.

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Swift Cross, Ripponden Old Lane, Ripponden, HX6 4LQ

BREAKING NEWS…..

STONES CRICKET CLUB AWARDED CLUBMARK STATUS!  Stones Cricket Club are delighted to announce that they have been awarded  Clubmark status which recognises the progress that the club has made,  providing the right environment that ensures the welfare of its members,   whilst encouraging everyone to enjoy and stay involved in sport throughout  their lives.   

This accreditation acknowledges Stones Cricket Club, as a safe, rewarding and  fulfilling place for participation in cricket for all age levels, as well as helping  parents and carers know that they are choosing the right club for their young  people.    

A huge vote of thanks goes to everyone involved at the club for their help in  getting  this award!  

  

The 2014 season starts on Saturday 19th April.      This year Stones CC  will have three Senior teams; 2 playing on  Saturdays and 1 playing on Sundays. In addition, there are 6 Junior  teams, with players aged 7 through to 17! All teams play in the newly  sponsored…… Fosters Halifax Cricket League.   

New players and new families are always made most   welcome at the club.  The recently refurbished clubhouse  with  Bar, lounge, TV,  kitchen, disabled and baby   changing facilities plus Wi Fi is also available for hire.  All enquiries should be made to the secretary. Key contacts Secretary & Club Hire Manager Nicola Sutcliffe Junior Cricket Co-ordinator Matthew Amer Senior Cricket Co-ordinator Joe Ackroyd Chairman Peter McDonnell 42

07525 700437 07748 076504 07896 071696 01422 823813 STONES C.C.

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Countryside Guesthouse with Healing Retreat Weekends Thurst House Farm, Soyland At the healing retreat weekends, we offer treatments in Reiki, Indian Head Massage, Chakra Balancing, Reflexology and Aromatherapy. Cost is £150 with treatments from £20.

A truly relaxing weekend A warm welcome and good food awaits you at this Grade II listed former farmhouse set in the countryside of Soyland. There are 3 bedrooms en suite, and a 4th twin room all furnished to a very high standard. Traditional English dinners are a speciality and breakfasts are legendary with home made bread and jams and our own free-range eggs.

0l422 822820 Soyland Ripponden HX6 4NN. judith@thursthousefarm.co.uk www.thursthousefarm.co.uk

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Emerald Light – Colour, Creativity & Well Being with Nicola Winborne. A workshop exploring meditation, healing techniques and creative writing using colour. 10am- 4pm Sat March 29th. £20 including a light lunch. Dru Yoga with Amanda Tate Thurs 10th April 10am–12 noon. Light lunch at 1pm. “Secret History of Mankind” with David Trimble Thurs 10th April 8pm £7.50 Psychic Development with Gillian Greenwood Phd Sat April 26th 11am – 1pm all welcome. Our next Healing Retreat weekend: Fri 25th to Sun 27th April. Visit www.thursthousefarm.co.uk for further info

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HYPNOTHERAPY for Positive Change Professional help with:-

Stopping smoking Depression Losing weight Fears Emotional Problems Anxiety Confidence building Insomnia Panic attacks Phobias

STOP SMOKING, LOSE WEIGHT !

Please contact Garry Pemberton (DHyp, BSCH Assoc.) on:-

01422 825946 or 07810 485180 Clinic available at Spire Elland Hospital Visit our new website for more info:

www.hypnowell.co.uk

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Come and try Crown Green bowling at: Ripponden Park Bowling Club Mill Fold Ripponden Males and females of all ages are welcome. We have 16 teams participating in various leagues.

The season commences on the 1st April 2014. Free bowling sessions for anyone wanting to take up the sport will be held every Saturday commencing 5th April from 10am -12 noon. Enquiries relating to bowling contact the Secretary, Malcolm Griffiths on 01422 835593. We also have 2 tennis courts for which enquiries should be made to the Treasurer, Tony Jackson on 01274 673615.

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Full range of MOT’s for:

• Motorcycles (Class I & II) • Cars (Class IV) • Private Passenger Vehicles & Ambulances • Minibus (Class V) • Private Passenger Vehicles (Class VII). L.G.V. 3500kg.

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Smart Gardens

Domestic & Commercial Landscaping Spring is here, Time for a clear!  Tur ing, planting & pruning  Patios, paths, drives  Greenhouse & garage repairs  Rockeries & walling‐ wet/dry  New ponds created,

old ponds revived

 Tree maintenance  Wood fencing & gates  General gardening

No job too small. Free estimates and reliable, friendly service.

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EXPRESS KITCHENS

BATHROOMS  BEDROOMS

Showroom open Tel: 01422 835505 Mob: 07774 718333

Unit 40, Asquith Bottom Mills, Scar Head Road. Sowerby Bridge. HX6 3PU (turn onto Bridge St, then over Stirk Bridge)

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Aloha Build General Builder & Property Maintenance based Barkisland

 No Job Too Small  Friendly & Reliable  Free Quotes & Advice

For a free quote, please call Simon on 07737 747266 or email: alohabuild@f2s.com

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Window & Door Specialists

Hardwood / Softwood Designed and Installed to your specification All types of joinery undertaken

Tel 01422 832855 Mobile 07810 712072 www.abelsjoinery.co.uk

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Painter & Decorator

Painting, Paper Hanging. Painting of bespoke kitchens / furniture etc. Clean & tidy with a quality finish. Free quotes at competitive prices. Paul Walker, Washington House, Hubberton Green, Sowerby.

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  Specialists in:   Damp Proofing   Wet and Dry Rot   Woodworm   

 Waterproof Tanking & Cellar Conversions   Condensa on Control     Wall Stabilisa on ‐ Cavity Wall Ties   Resin Repairs   

Over 30 years experience with friendly and reliable tradesmen based in   Sowerby Bridge. Qualified Surveyors. Please call on 01422 834096   for a free survey and quote. Or contact  Senior Surveyor Steve Hartley (CSRT,  CSSW) on  07846 178459.  For info visit: www.protreatpreserva on.co.uk 

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Paul Hyde

Painter & Decorator Fully qualified. 30 year’s experience.

All aspects of decorating Commercial Domestic Externals & Internals Fully Insured No job too small For a free quote please call:-

Mobile 07801 574584 Home 01422 833416 12 Parklands Drive. Triangle Email pauljth@aol.com

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Clough Property Management Stonelea, Barkisland

Stuart Lumb

All household jobs from replacing light fittings to installing new kitchens or bathrooms.

JOINERY

Unfinished projects completed. Work to your budget.

& Building

Painting & Decorating, inside or outdoor. Fences repaired or replaced. All Garden work undertaken. DIY Consultant and Trainer. Free quotations. Please call Ian Clough on:

07861 376695 or 01422 820586

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Kitchens Staircases Roofing & Guttering Doors & Windows uPVC & hardwood General Property Maintenance

Please contact Stuart on: 01422 839715 or 07711 813446 (mobile) Based Ripponden

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Stuart Booth Roofing & Building Qualified and experienced builder with over 30 years in the trade.  Roofing  Pointing  General Building work undertaken Competitive rates. Customer references available.

Please phone Stuart on 01422 824052.

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Nominated for LABC Building Excellence award

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O & W Crawshaw Ltd Building & Joinery Contractors Est, Approx 1800 Inc. 1956

Repairs, Extensions, Conversions, New Build, Private & Industrial Work, High Class Cabinet Work and Traditional Bespoke Joinery.

Tel:- 01422 822212 o.w.crawshaw@btconnect.com Castle Quarry, Nursery Lane, Ripponden, Sowerby Bridge, HX6 4PD

www.oandwcrawshaw.co.uk

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AARON CANNING PLUMBING & TILING SERVICES From repairs and maintenance to full bathroom installations

Tel 07825 325 261 01422 649807

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Index of advertisers & Useful Numbers (cont. P124) Accommodation Cherry Tree Cottages 54 Thurst House Farm 62 Accountants Additions Accountancy 37 Crowthers Ltd 32 Peter Crowther Accountants31 Adult Care Eagle Care Home 55 Aerials DG Solutions 125 Premier Aerials 123 Alarms & Security Systems Calder Valley Security 1 Halifax Security 123 Antique shops Cottage Antiques 93 Architects Cave Architects 89 Jason Wade 99 Bathrooms Bridge Discounts 2 Beauty The Balcony 66 Beautitude 63 Bridget Akroyd 66 Creative Beauty 65 Estetica 73 Image Warehouse 62 Joanne Helliwell 67 Just Peachy 63 NatCheryl Beauty 69 Beds Elland Bed & Suite Centre 55 Builders Merchants / Hardware Ryburn Building Supplies 121 ThunderFix 96 Builders Aloha Build 99 A Overend 110 Benchmark Builders 90 David Kenworthy 109 Gary Ingham 113 Jonathan Dawson 115 N Hoyle 102 O&W Crawshaw Ltd. 114 Ripponden Builders 113 Stuart Booth 112 Business for Sale The Green Door 14 Business Services AJB42 Consulting 37 The Craggs-office space 33 Ryburn Bureau Ltd 35 Car & Motor Sales & Services Chips Away 76 DP Auto Services 76 Greenwood’s Garage 77 Moderna MOT’s 78 Schofields 79 Sowerby Bridge Car Clinic 79 Star Garage Accident repair 77 Sunside Service Station 78

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Cherry Pickers Zoom Boom 85 Childcare Ryburn Valley Childminders 31 Triangle House Private Nursery26 Children’s Activities Abi Warburton Stage School 31 VADA 29 Learn 2 Swim 25 Children’s Clothes& Shoes Dolly Peg Boutique 28 Chimney Sweeps R M Briscoe 109 Chiropractors Calderdale Chiropractic 71 Cleaning - Carpets & external Calkleen Services 116 Clean Image 116 ProCleanze 117 M&N carpet cleaning 119 Smart Style Drive cleaning118 Zebra carpet cleaning 119 Cleaning – Interiors & Ovens Belle Casa 116 Cleaner Ovens 117 White Rose 117 Clothes & Boutiques Amelia 45 Computers, IT & Web Design Computer Solutions 38 Datablox 41 Fab Spider 35,37&39 Vonderbrand 33 Counselling Eileen Braben 72 Curtains, Blinds & Interiors Beau Bows 86 Emma Kay Interiors 86 I Design, Ripponden 95 Damp proofing Protreat 104 Decorators APH decorators 112 J&J Decorators 120 Mark Dawson 109 MPR Decorating 98 Paul Hyde 105 Paul Walker 103 S & D Decorators 108 Dentists Town Hall Dental 61 Domestic Appliance Repairs A1 Domestic Appliance repairs 120 The Vac Shop 110 Driving Instructors Passmark Driver training 79 Triangle Driving School 76 Electrical Supplies Tezelec 107 Electrical Training Aero Train 100 Electricians Absolute Electrical Services 115 Ady Electrical 112

Ben Uttley 90 I’Anson Electrical 100 Metro Eco 91 One Stop Electrical 89 Richard Manson 114 R & M Connect 127 Estate Agents / New Properties Brearley Greens 49 Redwaters 57 Simon Blythe 56 VG Estate Agents 52 Events / functions Barkisland Cricket Club 22 Duck Race @ Triangle CC 50 Friendly Band Hire 48 Ripponden Conservative Club 14 Williamson White 49 Fireplaces Easy Fireplace 97 Fitness, Exercise & Diet Complete Fitness Studio 73 Nadine Pilates 67 New Image 71 Flooring & Carpets Adrian’s Carpets 96 Calder Valley Flooring 106 Huddersfield Carpet Centre 97 Priory Hardwoods 102 Food suppliers - butchers, delis Blackberry Bakery 12 Deli Belge 17 Far Barsey 12 Fresh Fields 11 Foot Care / Podiatrist Dale Podiatry Clinic 63 French Polishing The Polish Shop 100 Funeral Services Andrew Naylor & family 58 Amanda Dalby Funeral Services 58 Williamson Funeral Service 59 Gardening Eden Gardening Services 82 GL Fencing 80 Grafters Fencing 84 Harwin Land Management 84 PSM Garden Services 82 Ripponden Gardening 80 RS Groundworks 85 Smart Gardens 82 Tommy Topsoil 81 Gifts, Jewellery & Cards Dazzlin’ Diva 44 Toll House Jewellery 43 Groundworks Clearwell 83 Hairdresser & barbers Hair Care 69 The Image Warehouse 62 The Salt Room 67 XIV Mobile hair 75 Holistic Services & Therapists G Pemberton Hypnotherapy 66 Thurst House Farm 62


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Index of advertisers & Useful Numbers (cont. from P122) IFA, Mortgage & Finance Acumen – Olivia Kennedy 38 Bentley Brear 32 Richard Green IFA 36 Insurance NFU Insurance 38 Ryburne Brokers 35 Joiners Abel’s Joinery 102 Gary Ingham 113 Ian Forbes 107 O&W Crawshaw Ltd. 114 Stuart Lumb 110 Kitchens Express Kitchens 86 Halifax Kitchens 92 Millhouse Furniture 86 Ryburn Valley Furniture 128 Town Kitchens 88 Laundry, dry cleaner, ironing Brookes Cleaners 54 Wash Angel 53 Logs for sale Millhouse Wood 101 Locks / Locksmiths Calderdale Property Services 112 In House Securities 123 Locksharp 125 Specialist Woodworking 125 Music Tuition Halifax Sax 55 Opticians Bottomley Opticians 75 Whitakers Opticians 69 Parcel delivery / collection Covers 33 46 Pharmacy Stainland Pharmacy 72 Photographers Capture Photography 43 Darren Fleming Photography 48 Physiotherapy Back to Fitness 72 Plastering Mark Kershaw 108 M Beevers Plastering 103 Plumbing - bathrooms / general A&N Plumbing 108 Aaron Canning 121 Mattocks 90 Water Rooms of West Yorks 121 Plumbing - gas, heating, general Heating Service Solutions 98 Metro Eco 91 N Waddington Gas Care 106 RJM Gas Services 105 Wilds Plumbing 99 Private Hire / Taxis AA Taxis 125 Willowfield Travel Services 123

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Property maintenance/ Handymen Clough Property Management 110 I Design, Ripponden 95 MB Property Maintenance 119 Mark Cook Property Services 104 The Handyman & Van Service 111 Whitehouse Property Service 91 Recruitment Angelcare Ltd 51 Removals & storage Craggs Storage 120 Heaps Removal & Storage93 K & M Hulme Properties Ltd 96 The Handyman & Van Service 111 Renewable Energy Halifax Renewable Energy 101 Restaurants, Pubs & Cafés The Beehive Inn 14 The Blue Bridge Indian 19 The Booth Wood Inn 10 La Cachette 9 Cinnamon Lounge 24 El Gato Negro tapas 3 The Fleece 18 The Fox 13 The Hinchliffe Arms 15 The Malthouse 23 The Milestone 17 The Navigation Inn 23 The New Hobbit 9 The Old Bridge Inn 21 The Old Original 12 The Silk Mill 16 The Waterside 20 The Winterburn 11 Roofing Acorn Roofing 98 Alpine Roofing 105& 115 A Overend 110 Darren Drake 111 Ploughcroft 107 Prestige Roofing 114 Stuart Booth 112 Sewing The New Sewing Box 43 Simply Sewing 50 Solicitors Hellewell, Pasley& Brewer 34 Linda Heald & Co 36 Smith Solicitors LLP 33 Sports Clubs Ripponden Park Bowling Club 75 Rishworth Sports Club 68 Stones Cricket Club 42 Tiles / Tiling Aaron Canning 121 Waxmans of Elland 103

Tree Services Active Tree Care 85 Attwater Arboriculture 82 Stumpbusters 81 Tutoring 11+ Mock Exam 28 Kip McGrath 30 Maths Tuition 28 Studyplus 28 TV Jones TV 44 Upholsterers Stirk Bridge Upholstery 89 Vets & Pet services All breeds Pet Boarding 5 County Alpacas 7 Hird’s Veterinary surgery 4 Paws a While 8 Pet hutches & kennels 6 Pet Tails 8 Prospect Vet Centre 4 Woof & Whinny 5 Will Writer County Bridge Wills 36 Pennine Wills 32 Windows & Conservatories Abel’s Joinery 102 BFM Glazing 113 Calderdale Property Services112 Heritage Glass 98 Thor Homecare 105

Useful Numbers (all 01422 code unless otherwise stated)

Brig Royd Doctor’s Surgery 822209 Bus & Train times …0113 245 7676 Calderdale Council….. 0845 245 6000 Calderdale Royal Hospital …. 357171 Childline………..………..0800 1111 Citizens Advice Bureau…..... 842848 Crimestoppers………....0800 555111 Gas emergency line…..0800 111 999 Halifax Police Station……….337059 NHS Direct………………0845 4647 Pet Ambulance……... 0845 6801156 Ripponden Library………….822357 RSPCA Halifax…………. ...365628 RSPCA Cruelty Line...0870 5555999 Sowerby Bridge Library…....831627 Station Rd Surgery......0844 4778916 The Rex……………………..372140 The Samaritans………01422 349349 Train Tracker………. 0871 2004950 Victoria Theatre……..…….. 351158 Yorkshire Electricity…0800 375675 Yorkshire Water……...0845 1242424

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