The Upper Valley Neighbourhood Team covers Todmorden Ward (including Todmorden, Cornholme and Walsden), Calder Ward (including Blackshaw Head, Heptonstall, Wadsworth Old Town, Erringden and Hebden Bridge), Luddendenfoot Ward (including Mytholmroyd, Cragg Vale, Luddenden, Midgley, and Wainstalls ) and Ryburn Ward (including Ripponden, Sowerby and Barkisland).

Calderdale Council’s Neighbourhoods Team are part of an initiative to help target services, tackle a variety of issues raised by local residents and respond to local community concerns.

The Neighbourhood Team act as a link between local people, Council services and other agencies including the Neighbourhood Policing Team.

We are also responsible for maintaining and running the Ward Forums and servicing the partnership Safer, Cleaner, Greener meetings which are set up to address local community issues.

In the Upper Valley Team there are two Neighbourhood Co-ordinators and two Community Wardens.


Kirsten Fussing  the Neighbourhood Co-ordinator for Todmorden and Ryburn Wards.

Kirsten is currently on secondment as Programme Lead for Inclusive Economy. Her Wards will be covered in her absence by –

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Daisy Wilde

Email: daisy.wilde@calderdale.gov.uk


Jae Campbell is the Neighbourhood Co-ordinator for Calder and Luddendenfoot Wards.

Email: jae.campbell@calderdale.gov.uk

The Community Wardens are Simon Bokowiec and Zoe Davis