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28th March 2013
We’re an hour in to the dramathon and still going strong. Tune in to hear some creative writing from the Holmfirth Writers Group…
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It’s that time again where six super young journalists from Honley Junior School take over Two Valleys radio.24th Oct '14
Honley Junior School’s Year 3 tell us all about Ancient Egypt…24th Oct '14
Is it possible to create something out of nothing?24th Oct '14
The first official programme of Royds Hall Community School’s brand new show ROYDS HALL RUMBLE16th Jul '14
Two Valleys Many Views bringing you all the latest news and views from the Holme and Colne valleys14th Jul '14
All the latest from Honley Junior School…11th Jul '14
Holmfirth High Commemorates the Centenary of World War One9th Jul '14
Two Valleys Many Views bringing you all the news and views from the Holme and Colne valleys7th Jul '14
‘Three Pairs of Cycling Shorts’ to celebrate our talented writers and sound artists to the theme of Tour De France7th Jul '14
All the latest from Honley Junior School…27th Jun '14
its finally here Honley Summerfest where the summer is at its best.
Hop on to the Education Express. Honley Transition bring us all the best advice for the transition to high school25th Jun '14
Two Valleys Radio at the Yorkshire Yurt Festival 1st-5th July…
Two Valleys Many Views bringing you all the news and views from the Holme and Colne valleys23rd Jun '14
Your what’s on guide to Holme and Colne. Hit the play button and dip in…
Honley Junior School is getting spooky with stories of witches…23rd May '14
Hop on to the Education Express with the students of Holmfirth High21st May '14
All the latest news and views from the Holme and Colne valleys19th May '14
Listen to Slaithwaite Philharmonic Orchestra live from their April 12th concert at Huddersfield Town Hall.27th Apr '14
The last episode in the series following Yorkshireman Ben Walker on his journey through the Luddite Rebellion.27th Apr '14
The theme this month is nostalgia…27th Apr '14
This month we are all about keeping it live with original music and comedic talent27th Apr '14
This month Hade Edge Youth Band are in the spotlight27th Apr '14
The second in our series of themed shows. This month it’s ‘careers’.14th Apr '14
All the latest from Honley Juniors with the Ten Minute Takedown11th Apr '14
Two Valleys have been thrown back in time again to cover breaking news of Jesus’ resurrection.11th Apr '14
Honley Junior’s Year 3’s have learned all about Africa this term11th Apr '14
Find out how to become great at debate with Royds Hall High and Huddersfield Grammar.8th Apr '14
Two Valleys Radio is looking for new adult volunteers interested in Radio Drama.
MOOR CITIZENS NEEDS YOU. Check out this fantastic opportunity to explore the Yorkshire Moors for a purpose.
It’s the day of the big opening night for Mrs A and the cast of A Midsummer Night’s Dream.4th Apr '14
What’s on this term for Education Express. W/c 7th April
There will be no TVMV programme this coming Monday 7th April ‘14 due to staff training.
A call for sound artists/designers to work on our broadcast sound project for Le Tour
On this Friday feature: teacher talent, live magic and music.28th Mar '14
Find out all about the Mastersingers, Holme Valley orchestra and Standedge tunnel24th Mar '14
Today we have a special half term broadcast all around the theme of democracy. We’ve enlisted some new recruits who are trying their hand at interviewing our special guests; Kirklees Councillor Edgar Holroyd-Doveton and local Honley High Headboy ‘Mr George Doyle Sir’.
Views straight from the Valleys21st October '13
“Volunteering at Two Valleys has helped me do things I never thought I’d get to do – from interviewing the Mayor to playing the organ in Huddersfield Town Hall!” Rachel Teale
More magic from Marsden14th October '13
Thanks to everyone at Marsden Jazz Festival. We will be editing our four programmes and they will be up for your listening again pleasure on Monday…
Valleys music of the finest order7th October '13
Three days of live music from high on Hade Edge between June 21st-23rd
Two Valleys Radio is out-and-about this June, at festivals and galas. Click above to find out more…
This year the sun is shining and we will be broadcasting live from Honley Show on Saturday 8th June
Mr D meets class 4J13th May '13
Welcome once again to the wonderful weekend that is Festival of Folk. We’re going to be live from Hollowgate all day with bands playing out on The Awning Stage and then chatting in the Caravan Of Love – hit the schedule button to see our line up!
Our final day of the festival has come to an end. Here’s how to catch up with programmes you may have missed…
A very special look back at the Luddite Rebellion through the eyes of one man…27th Mar '13
We chat to Eloise Whitmore about the unsung art of Sound Design in radio drama…27th Mar '13
Students from Honley Junior School perform in a play set around Sports Day.27th Mar '13
We kick off today’s broadcast with some thumping live music…27th Mar '13
If you want to catch up with any of today’s programmes click here to find the ‘Listen Again’s.
Our live special tonight tells the story of Bath based composer Otto Heinrich…26th Mar '13
Geoffrey Whitehead is our special guest today, talking about the art of acting on the radio…26th Mar '13
The second afternoon play in our strand takes us to Ethiopia…26th Mar '13
We present a short Victorian adventure with Inspector Bucket!26th Mar '13
King James’s High School take part in Play*Write*Hear…26th Mar '13
Royds Hall present a very special half hour of fairy tales with a twist…26th Mar '13
Salendine Nook students present a biblical tale with a twist…25th Mar '13
Year 5 students have the amazing opportunity to interview characters from Kensuke’s Kingdom!25th Mar '13
Click here for the schedule from Sunday and where you can listen again…
Our Radio Drama Festival has come to an end. A huge thank you to everyone for listening and taking part. Why not flick through the ‘Listen Again’ to listen back to the festival. Thanks for listening!
Fair and Funky Family Fun Day, Alison Lock, Play*Write*Hear and Taylor’s…18th Mar '13
Brockholes History Weekend, Globe Mill and International Women’s Day11th Mar '13
Courtesey of an EPIC amount of snow we are shifting our Radio Dramathon from the start to the end of the festival! So, from 6pm on Wednesday night tune in for who-knows-how-many hours of live radio drama! Something of an epic endurance event finale to our first ever PLAY•WRITE•HEAR
A special half hour documentary going behind the scenes of Slaithaite’s Moonraking Festival…4th Mar '13
Honley Tenants and Residents Association, Police Community Support Officers and Aldi in Slaithwaite…4th Mar '13
Exploring the foreign is the theme for this months hour of creating writing from the Holmfirth Writing Group…24th Feb '13
A bumper edition of brass music from aficionado Clive…24th Feb '13
Discussing the theme of time is our official Reverend of Two Valleys Radio…24th Feb '13
Salendine Nook Radio Club return once again with a musical special…11th Feb '13
We welcome Honley Juniors Journalism Club to present an entire programme of news and interviews from the school…11th Feb
Students from Royds Hall return to tell us all about what is going on in their school, including a recent trip to the National Space Centre…11th Feb '13
Holmfirth BTec music students return to play in their bands they have created during their course…11th Feb '13
The Book Club returns with King James meeting local writer KB Walker…11th Feb '13
Holmfirth Transition Towns, Leeds to Liverpool Canal Challenge and Slaithwaite Philharmonic Orchestra…4th Feb '13
We chat to Ben Ellin about the SPO’s recent performance at Huddersfield Town Hall…27th Jan '13
We have a summery schedule on the Institute of Ideas this month. Hit schedule for more information…
Holme Valley Mountain Rescue, Goalball, Honley Juniors School14th Jan '13
Salendine Nook get you into the Christmas Spirit with their festive special!17th Dec '12
In our regular catch up with schools across the valleys we visit Newsome High School…17th Dec '12
We are pleased to welcome students from Royds Hall as we find out some of the amazing things going on at the school…17th Dec '12
Writer Steve Augarde gets grilled by students from King James School…17th Dec '12
The Honley Juniors Journalism Club get a chance to grill their teacher and interview a writer…17th Dec '12
A brand new group of musicians from Holmfirth High performing live…
It’s official, once the lights go on in Slawit, you are allowed to be christmassy…
Thanks to all at Brass Factor and congratulations to the worthy winners Hade Edge Band. You will be able to listen again to the whole competition on Monday. In the meantime we will be back live from Slaithwaite Christmas Lights Switch On Day from midday on Saturday
We announce a brand new programme of Training Courses for young people…
What is your favourite song? Tune in to hear the stories behind some of our favourite songs…25th Nov '12
We meet and chat with some of the brilliant young bands and artists performing in the Two Valleys…25th Nov '12
In our regular interview series, we find out about Stephanie Bertenshaw and her textile art…25th Nov '12
Meltham and Marsden Xmas Lights, Brass Factor and Remembrance Sunday…13th Nov '12
We had a lovely time up at Batley Business and Enterprise College – and a very productive one!
Honley Ladies Choir, Slaithwaite Pumpkin Festival, Half-Term Courses…5th Nov '12
We chat with conductor Ben Ellin about the orchestras most ambitious project ever…28th Oct '12
The Holmfirth Writers Group return with a salivating creative hour of food related feasts…28th Oct '12
Paul Salveson pops in for a catch up on his new role of Councillor for the Golcar District…28th Oct '12
Beverley Addy interviews textile artist Jane Platts in our regular interview series…28th Oct '12
A Brass spectacular from Clive Waind on the Institute of Ideas…28th Oct '12
Sharon and Ali are back to bring you their autumnal treats on the subject of food…28th Oct '12
Live at 5.15 we present original scenes created by our radio drama club. Hit Schedule for what’s in store…
Roller Derby, Mills and Moors, Butterley Spillway…
This time we hear from King James, Honley High and Moor End Academy…22nd Oct '12
Holmfirth students on the BTec Music course let us in on what they have been up to…22nd Oct '12
Marsden Jazz Festival, Two Valleys Radio Half-term activities and Duck Races…15th Oct '12
Find out what you can do at Two Valleys during October half-term…
It’s our final highlights programme of the weekend…14th Oct '12
We look back at highlights from Saturday night and look ahead to a big Sunday at the Jazz Festival…14th Oct '12
Our second highlights programme packed with interviews and live tracks…13th Oct '12
We showcase live tracks from venues across the festival in our first highlights programme…13th Oct '12
Thanks to everyone for another great Marsden Jazz Festival. More about the Festival and (of course) the duck race on our regular Monday night Two Valleys Many Views programme. Live from 6pm or listen again whenever you want.
All the programmes from Marsden will be available to listen again on Monday too…
Honley History, Huddersfield Thespians, Hilly Half Marathon and Fencing…8th Oct '12
Holmfirth Food Festival, RJS Family TRA, Earth Heart Peace Gathering, Grill a Volunteer…1st Oct '12
The Holmfirth Writers Group take on the theme of ‘Relationships’…
In this special programme we look at the developments with libraries in the area and an important meeting for Tenants living in Honley…30th Oct '12
Clive returns to warm you on this autumnal afternoon with the best brass music around…30th Sep '12
Peter Cooper comes in to tell us about his new book based on an old Dickens character…30th Sep '12
Marsden Jazz, Urban Art, Peace Gathering and A Christmas Carol…17th Sep '12
Coffee Shops, moving on to college, HOST and Colne Valley Food Festival…Mon 10th Sep '12
We’re back with a bang with our audio newspaper for the Two Valleys…3rd Sep '12
Creative writing all on a holiday theme…26th Aug '12
We find out about plans for a new supermarket in Honley and what it’s like to be an Asylum seeker in the area…26th Aug '12
Nothing like a bit of brass to brighten up a rainy day…26th Aug '12
Lana and the Lion come play a live session for us in our Print Room…16th Jul '12
Salendine Nook return for the final time of this academic year…16th Jul '12
We visit Honley High and Moor End in this terms episode of High Notes…16th Jul '12
Honley High rreturn to present their creative writing work in the context of a recent visit to Yorkshire Sculpture Park…16th July '12
The King James Journalism club come to tell us what exactly happens at an Enrichment Day…16th Jul '12
Melvin Burgess gets grilled by students from across the Two Valleys16th July '12
Part 2 of our highlights from Meltham Memories!14th Jul '12
We bring you highlights from our 1940s weekend in Meltham. Tally-ho!14th Jul '12
We are currently looping all the audio from Meltham Memories. Tune in on Monday for the Education Express!
Cadets, Tunnelton Productions, Holmfirth Art Week, Holmfirth Arts Festival…8th Jul '12
We present short scenes from plays created by students of King James!8th Jul '12
The scribble of writers return with some of their published work…8th Jul '12
Our volunteers return to the studio to find out about Meltham Memories…8th Jul '12
We get a fascinating take on the Japanese Tsunamis last year and find out how the community is responding creatively to it…8th Jul '12
Clive returns with a welcome summery selection of brass music…8th Jul '12
Street parties, Arts festivals and Mumford & Sons25th Jun '12
No Monday night broadcast this week, but it’s not because we are on our holidays. Oh no!
Paddock Street Party, Holmfirth Arts Festival, Make A Noise in Libraries, Honley Show Plays…11th June
Festival of Folk, Shepley Spring Festival, Meltham C of E Whit Fun Day and Youth TRA’s…14th May '12
Ukuleles in mass numbers and acapella folk songs end our highlights from the festival…13th May '12
First show of highlights from the Festival of Folk includes Maia and Lana the Lion…13th May '12
What a lovely time at the Festival of Folk…you’ll be able to listen again to our live sets from the Awning Stage from Monday…
Morris Dancing at Dawn, Slawit Spa Park and the Holmfirth Film Festival7th May '12
The best of Two Valleys: Many Views from April30th Apr '12
Steph Stephenson has a welcome return to us with her first Print Room Session!29th Apr'12
A special TVMV all about libraries and living room gigs…29th Apr '12
A scribble of writers join us from Holmfirth Writers Group to share their work…29th Apr '12
Coping with Exam stress and the circus is coming to town!Mon 9th Par '12
Find out what our Easter participants got up to in this special Drama and Journalism programme.2nd April '12
Cuckoos, Warm Homes, Clowns and Slaithwaite SpaMon and April '12
Moor End celebrate 40 years of open doors, and Castle Hill tell us about Shakespeare and sausages…26th Mar '12
Holmfirth High School get into Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths…26.03.12
Honley Junior School meets writer Annabel Pitcher…26.03.12
All this weekend we are in Honley! And so the lights were switched on on Friday night. Next up the Christmas market. On air from about 10am.
All the action from Slawit Xmas Lights!26th Nov '11
Our community art series returns!21st Nov '11
With the help of Santa, the Hairy Bikers, and the twin Goddesses of the Lights – the BIG SLAITHWAITE SWITCH-ON is all done. Thanks to everyone…the listen again will be available soon.
All the latest news from your area.21st Nov '11
Honley High School enter the weird and wonderful world of contemporary music….21st Nov '11
Who wins Brass Factor?!?!?!11th Nov '11
The first half of the Brass spectacular from the Picturedrome in Holmfirth11th Nov '11
We’re very excited to be broadcasting this year’s Brass Factor at Holmfirth’s Picturedrome on Friday. Tickets are still available, but if you can’t make it down to Holmfirth for what promises to be an exciting and tense evening of Brass magic, you can listen online!
The bands appearing at the event include Hade Edge , Skelmanthorpe and Holme Brass Bands – a full schedule will be available on the day by hitting the ‘Schedule’ button in the player.
We hear from Kenny Ball and his Jazz Men!8th Oct '11
Thanks to everyone for a brilliant, if wet, Marsden Jazz Festival. Follow this post for all your listen again opportunities! Our shows from Saturday are already on line, Sunday’s shows will go up once we’ve dried off a bit!
St Somebody play for a second time on our Awning stage.25th Sep '11
Different generations meet up and talk about growing up.23rd Sep '11
An entire evening of aweseome music, stunning bands and one hell of a good cause! Starting from 7pm broadcasting live from The Irish Centre in Leeds tune in for some ace live music!
Hit the schedule button for the line up…
Thanks to everyone at Honley Junior School for a fab day “Moving On”… You can listen again to either of the programmes – just follow the links to “Fun in the Sun” or “Moving On”
Meltham is going back in time….
Colne Valley Specialist Arts College host the Two Valleys Radio caravan and awning stage for a day of Body Art.
We had a lovely broadcast over the Folk weekend. All of Friday’s shows are now available for you to listen to so why not have a browse?
Salendine Nook take over the Caravan of Love7th April '11
First ever broadcast from Moor End Technology College6th April '11
Glue Valleys Radio – the cohesive high schools broadcast from two local schools – is up for listen again – just follow the link in the panel…
Our first live session from Meltham!25 March '11
Second part of the Caravan of Love King Lear-athon!26th March '11
Skateboarding, Hour of Power and a very new caretaker…25th March '11
The Laura Crane Youth Cancer Trust, Creating Connections and a barn dance in Netherton25th March '11
Students from Colne Valley and Honley show their work at our Meltham studios25th March '11
Rachel Ellis talks to glass artist Louise Watson25th March '11
Thanks to everyone for a lovely day’s broadcasting on Friday at Meltham and a brilliant day with the King Lear project down at Honley High School on Saturday.
We are starting to upload the audio for your listening-again pleasure – check out the panel of featured programmes above. Everything should be up by the end of Monday at the latest.
News of our next broadcast. 25th and 26th March from our new Meltham Studios
We talk wool, folk-tales, Imbolc and French street theatre…24th Feb '11
How does Honley’s No 1 school caretaker keep his moustache in such good shape?24th Feb '11
The first of our delightful afternoon programmes with Gavin Whyte and Richard Raby…24th Feb '11
The partnership between Honley High School and the Royal Shakespeare Company bears fruit…
Thanks to everyone for a great Moonraking broadcast this week and to you for listening – all 783 of you!. We have uploaded all the programmes from the broadcast so you can listen again to your heart’s content – see the listen again panel above…
News about what’s coming up on Two Valleys Radio between now and the end of March
We’ve been working with Hoot on the “Singing in t’Valley” project since last September. In our December broadcast from Honley some of the people involved came to the studio to share stories and music with us. Here’s some information about how you can get singing with them.
Radio panto at its best5th Dec '10
Colne Valley improv up some Contemporary magic26th November '10
Holmfirth High huddle Huddersfield hungrily!24th November '10
Thanks to everyone for a lovely winter broadcast from Honley Scout Hut.
Over a thousand people tuned in to listen live over the four days of the broadcast (2nd-5th December). We have uploaded all the programmes so that you can listen again whenever you want to. Just click on whichever programme you want to listen to in the feature panel.
Have a great festive break and Two Valleys will be back with lots more broadcasting in the new year.
And a final big thank you to Honley Scouts for letting us use the Scout Hut to broadcast from.
Information about planning meetings from Tuesday 16th November for our big Honley broadcast.
Two Valleys Radio and Huddersﬁeld Contemporary Music Festival are teaming up for two days to write and perform a new piece of music which will be broadcast live on Two Valleys Radio on Sunday 21st November at 6.30pm. If you are between 13 & 18 years old and play an instrument, you could join in!
Holmfirth hosts the Art Market on Sunday 7th and 14th November. Unfortunately, we can’t be there, but we thought you might like to know about it.
We’ve plenty of fun stuff coming up between now and Christmas. Here are some details of what we’re planning and how you can join in.
Our broadcast as part of Mikron’s Fright Fest event up at Marsden Park: a brilliantly spooky night!31st Oct '10
Tickets available on line for Extra Curricular at Marsden Fright Fest
A grand ol’ thanks to everyone who was in Marsden for Fright Fest ‘10 – you’ll be able to listen again to all the spooky goings on very shortly…
The final show from a fantastic Jazz Festival…10th October '10
The best from Saturday night at Marsden Jazz10th October '10
Honley High School take over the Marquee On The Bridge9th October '10
Our first broadcast of the autumn; back where we started we were at the fabulous Marsden Jazz Festival this weekend. All the audio is now up for you to listen again. All 12 hours of it. Great stuff – and thank you to everyone at the Festival for being so welcoming to Two Valleys Radio
The Hey Green Signs project and more from all three of Meltham’s Primary Schools20th July '10
Festival of Folk, Brass Factor & Ska part 119th July '10
The Enchanted Valley project; Holmfirth Art week and the Magic Dragons19th July '10
Thanks to the 190 people who took part in the Meltham broadcast and all of our 1452 listeners who tuned in!
All 25 hours of programming from Meltham have now been uploaded to the site so that you can listen again.
You can choose a programme from the panel above or, if you are looking for a particular show, go to the Meltham Summer Broadcast link in the listen again section and check the schedule from the week to find the appropriate programme.
Any problems or queries with any of the audio – please get in touch.
Detail of the Two Valleys summer broadcast coming to you from Meltham between the 17th-22nd July
All things creative from Honley High School12th July '10
Broadcast as part of Colne Valley High School’s Big Green Day9th July '10
Special broadcast as part of the Honley and Christ Church Junior Schools twinning project7th July '10
Our Caravan Of Love broadcasting from Holmfirth’s Vanstallation13th June '10
Specially commissioned radio drama ‘The Flying Shed’ will be broadcast as part of the Meltham Broadcast in July. You’ll be able to catch all three installments as the story unfolds.
Our second broadcast from Holmfirth’s weekend of folk!7th May '10
The first of our two broadcasts from Holmfirth Festival of Folk.7th May '10
Two Valleys Radio had a lovely time at the Holmfirth Festival of Folk on Saturday 8th May 2010. We’re looping the broadcast in the player above for you all to enjoy again!
The East Leeds FM ‘24 Hour Musicathon’ is broadcasting live!. From 3pm on Saturday 1st May until 3pm on Sunday 2nd May, our friends at East Leeds FM will be coming from Seacroft Methodist Chapel in East Leeds. 24 Hours of music and performance – All Live, All Local, Non-Stop. You can listen in right here on the Two Valleys website or go to www.elfm.co.uk.
News about a special new radio drama series being created for Two Valleys Radio – The Flying Shed – and how you can get involved…
The second half of the Hade Edge concert features the Senior Band28th March '10
The first half of the Hade Edge Concert features the Jazz Band28th March '10
First programme from the Caravan of Love outside Slaithwaite Community Centre20th March '10
A big THANK YOU to everyone involved in a great broadcast weekend on Two Valleys Radio. All of the programmes from the weekend are now available to listen again – just choose from the panel above …
Our February 2010 broadcast was based in the Watershed in Slaithwaite. Thanks to everyone at the Watershed for having us; to all the Two Valleys volunteers; to our guests and performers; and to all of the 2844 listeners for tuning in.
The first programme from the Marsden Jazz Festival on Saturday 9th October 2009
The 6pm show from the Pigs Might Fly Festival on October 10th 2009
The 1pm show from the Pigs Might Fly Festival in October 2009 – part of the Two Valleys Radio Launch weekend