Hebden Bridge Panards


We are a scratch band playing French, Breton, Scandinavian and other European Music for dancing. All levels and all acoustic instruments are welcome.


We dance mostly French and Breton dances like Bourrees, Mazurkas, Schottishes, An Dros and Hanter Dros as well as Scandinavian dances like Hottis and European dances like Playford and Zwiefacher. Dancers at all levels are welcome and a partner is not needed. Flat shoes and comfortable clothes are recommended for this type of folk dance.


Hebden Royd Methodist Church Hall, Market Street, Hebden Bridge, HX7 6AA.

Parking spaces are limited at the church.

Please get a parking slip from us and put it on you dashboard.


Last Saturdays of the month (except in December)


28 January, 25 February, 25 March,

29 April, 27 May, 24 June,

29 July, 26 August, 30 September,

28 October, 25 November, 16 December.


1.30 to 3 pm music workshop

3 – 3.30 pm break, (bring and share a dish or £2)

3.30 – 5.30 pm dance workshop to life music


£3 – £5 to cover the cost of hiring the Hall

Music session

After the event in the church hall there is a session in the Blue Pig, Midgehole, Hebden Bridge, HX7 7AL, from 6 to 8 pm.