509 Arts has been shortlisted for the RPS Music Award for Calderland, its ambitious 2017 community opera telling the story of Calderdale and its relationship to water.
Calderland was a Calder valley-wide creative response to the devastating Calderdale floods of Boxing Day 2015 …
The flood partner update is a bimonthly newsletter with up-to-date news on flood recovery and resilience work across the Calder Valley.
Preview the April flood newsletter below and click on the icon in the bottom right hand corner for a full screen view, or click here to download. …
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The situation is easing across Calderdale with surface water receding and river levels not expected to rise. Monitoring will continue throughout the night but any forecasted rain is expected to be light, so no further issues are anticipated.
For updates on river …
Update on surface water flooding:
Woodhouse Road / Causeway Wood Road going up to Lumbutts Road is closed to traffic due to road flooding
Scott Street in Walsden has surface water flooding.
Thornhills Beck Ford in Brighouse is not safe to use tonight
Joint press release from Calderdale Council and the Environment Agency
Calderdale Council and the Environment Agency have joined forces to help minimise disruption to traffic in the Upper Valley whilst further essential flood defence work is carried out to protect 400 homes and businesses. …
Mytholmroyd’s Flood Alleviation Scheme can’t be built soon enough for Serah Cullinan-Stooks whose family home was severely damaged in the Boxing Day Floods of 2015.
She has since been involved in the development of the new defence scheme and helped gather local neighbours to have …
People living and working in Mytholmroyd are invited to meet the construction team who are building the flood defence scheme to protect 400 homes and businesses in the village.
A construction open day is being held at Mytholmroyd Community Centre on Thursday 22 March, 11am – 8pm, for …
Update from Calderdale Council
Given today’s weather conditions the decision has been made to call off today’s Flood Scrutiny Panel site visit and evening meeting.
We apologise for any inconvenience caused and will confirm the rearranged meeting date once this has been agreed. …
Patrol gritters have been out overnight with a treatment of the primary and secondary routes and we have called in additional tractor snowploughs to assist.
Our additional salt store at Mytholmroyd has been opened to load the upper valley gritters.
Waste & Recycling crews are out …
Last updated: Friday 02 March 12:14 pm
M62 Closure - DIVERSIONS IN PLACE
There will be more traffic than usual on local roads while this closure is on, please drive safely and to the road conditions. If your journey is not essential please consider other forms of transport or delaying your …