High Hirst Woodmeadow: Opening and Unveiling Ceremony

Invite to opening and unveiling ceremony, High Hirst Woodmeadow, Dodnaze, Thursday, 20 April, 1.30pm. Please plan to arrive at 1.20pm for a prompt 1.30pm start. 

Hebden Royd Town Council residents are cordially invited to a special community gathering to celebrate the work completed to date at Hebden Royd Town Council's biodiversity hotspot, High Hirst Woodmeadow.

The Opening & Unveiling Ceremony of the new level access path, interpretation panels, and other signage will take place at the new Viewing Area at the top of the site, Thursday, 20 April, 1.30pm.

Volunteers, the mayor, local councillors, and local school children who contributed their wildlife and nature designs to the interpretation panels, will also be in attendance. Hebden Royd Town Council is grateful to the National Lottery's 'Together for our Planet' Award for their contribution to these developments.

Refreshments for all will be available at Hebden Bridge IOU Hostel from 2pm onwards. Please note that the nearest toilet facilities and shelter can also be found at the IOU hostel, a five-minute walk from the site.

We kindly ask that guests wear sturdy footwear and dress appropriately for the weather, as the event will take place outdoors.  Limited parking for guests with limited mobility is available on Manor Drive, Dodnaze, while all other attendees are welcome to use the nearby Hebden Bridge IOU hostel/Birchcliffe Centre car park, located just five minutes away on foot.

For full details of the location, refer to the map of the local area provided in this link.

To book your place for this free event, please send a message to Rachel.lightbird@hebdenroydtowncouncil.gov.uk.

Alternatively, please contact Hebden Royd Town Council, email: info@hebdenroydtowncouncil.gov.uk. Telephone - 01422 842181


Added: Thursday, 13 April 2023

Photos from Hebden Royd