Todmorden Town Deal Latest News
Todmorden Town Deal Latest News
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Following the great news that we have been offered £17.5M by the government, we know that there are many questions that our fellow Todmordians will want answers to. It’s an old adage but, Rome was truly not built in a day and…
In June the board voted to revise the draft Term of Reference it was given by the council in 2020. A significant change was to rescind the co-chair post held by the council and a private sector member of the board. This will be replaced by a post of single private sector chair…
Todmorden Town Deal Board is pleased to announce that the town has been awarded £17.5M towards realising the town’s vision for the future, following submission of the Todmorden Town Investment Plan in January 2021.
Todmorden’s much loved community-owned theatre, The Hippodrome is celebrating a fantastic makeover of the facade of its 500-seater Edwardian building just in time to welcome audiences and participants back to live performance, thanks to Todmorden Town Deal Accelerator funding.
Bringing the bandstand in Todmorden’s Centre Vale Park back into use for outdoor performances could bring in almost £2.2m to the local economy over three years according to a report commissioned by the Todmorden Town Deal Board.
The new Wheels Park in Centre Vale Park Todmorden is great news for skateboard, scooter and BMX enthusiasts and has been designed with the help of wheels park users coordinated by Todmorden Town Council and young people from Todmorden High School.
Todmorden’s growing reputation for innovating eco-friendly solutions is one step closer with Cargodale, the town’s electric cargobike delivery service, moving into a new home in Todmorden Market Hall, thanks to investment from Todmorden Town Deal Board’s Accelerator fund.
A number of people have been contacting us in regard to the proposed hotel and location of it, as outlined in the Town Investment Plan (TIP). The first thing to say is all of the TIP is an outline proposal, some of which may or may not get funding.
Todmorden’s much loved Town Hall is benefiting from a series of refurbishments to restore this wonderful building to its former glory, and to create a space fit for purpose for community use whilst preserving its heritage.
Young people from Todmorden High School relished the opportunity to have their say in a specially organised workshop on the plans and ideas in the Todmorden Investment Plan (TIP) through which the town stands to gain up to £25M of investment funding through the Town’s Fund scheme.
Todmorden Community Bandstand Group (TCBG) would like to restore our historic and iconic bandstand in the town’s Centre Vale Park and bring it back into use as a venue for all kinds of events, performances and celebrations.
In early August 2020, Todmorden Town Deal Board member Andrew Kim initiated a Facebook group entitled ‘Todmorden Arts and Culture Ideas’. Over a few days, the group’s membership grew to 146 and it generated many suggestions and much discussion…
On 15th December 2020, Town Deal Board and Todmorden Harriers member Jim Duffy posted on the club’s Facebook group asking for feedback on possibilities relating to these activities being developed by the Town Deal Board for inclusion in the Town Investment Plan (TIP).
Business interest and feedback about the Walsden Gateway Cycling Hub from ‘Walsden Residents Forum Facebook Group’. The project proposers have received expressions of support and interest in collaboration from the businesses listed below. Further details available on request.
Over 150 people took part in Todmorden’s first Citizens’ Assembly to find out more about the vision and projects in development for the Town Investment Plan. Through the Town Investment Plan, Todmorden stands to win up to £25M government funding towards a brighter future for the town.