Beyond the Veil of Calderdale

Pendle Witch Poster, Ursula Holden-GillBeyond the Veil of Calderdale (now The Original Hebden Bridge Ghost Walk)  was first commissioned by Hebden Bridge Arts Festival in 2014 as ‘The Grisly Tales Tour’. Following its repeated sell out success, Ursula has further developed these deliciously dark historical collections  into an annual ghost walk. Join her at 4.30pm above the Wavy Steps in the centre of town (HX7 8EX) every Saturday & Sunday throughout October in 2017 & at 6pm on Saturday 13th May 2017 as part of the Hebden Bridge Folk Roots Festival for an afternoon of murder, mystery, magic and mayhem. Separate tours available for private parties and school groups.

  • Age Range: Adults and Children 6 +
  • Audience Capacity: 5 to 80 Max
  • Duration: 75 Minutes
  • Venue Requirements: Weather Dependent

Ursula in 2011

A spine tingling tour of the town’s streets and tow paths as you listen by lamp light, to tales of the strange and supernatural; a mysterious past of horrible histories, local folklore and grisly legend.
Helen Meller, Director of Hebden Bridge Arts Festival, July 2014