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Ladies Night at Innovation

Thursday 2nd November - 6.30pm till 8.30pm

An exclusive opportunity for a pre-Christmas browse without the crowds.
Free glass of fizz on arrival!
* Great choice of festive cards
*Seasonal candles
*Luxury bath and body products
*Toys, games, books and other stocking stuffers
And exclusively.... 10% off all our super selection of bags, scarves and fashion accessories.

Thursday 2nd November
6.30pm till 8.30pm
Bring a friend (or 5!)

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Happy Valley Pride 2017

7th - 13th August 2017

This is 7 Day Festival celebrating all things LGBTQ in Hebden Bridge. Enter our competition for a chance to win a surprise gift and Prosecco Afternoon Tea for Two at Innovation Cafe. For more information on the festival please visit Happy Valley Pride's website:

Anj's Masterpiece

June 2017

Call in the cafe to see Anj's latest artwork on the board. Anj works in the cafe but is also a very talented artist.

Free Parking for Innovation Customers

June 2017

Innovation customers will receive free parking if using the Old Fire Station carpark which has recently been reopened. Pay £1 for 2 hours or £2 for 4 hours. Customers who present their parking ticket to staff in Innovation shop or cafe will have the cost of parking deducted from their purchases. Read all about it here:

Yorkshire Day!

August 2016

Innovation celebrated Yorkshire day on the 1st August by serving a Yorkshire Feast of giant Yorkshire puddings with beef and also Yorkshire Ploughman's Platter consisting of Yorkshire cheese and Yorkshire pork pies! The cafe was heaving and the day was a huge success. Here are some photos from the day:

The 1st of August is also adopted as Swiss Day. This day was celebrated in Hebden Bridge by the Yorkshire Swiss Club in times gone by. Here is a photo of Professor Inebnit (Chairman of the Swiss Club).

These two photos below show Innovation (mark 1!) celebrating Swiss Day when our shop was first established in St George's Square in Hebden Bridge. The other photo shows the festivities taking place on Crown Street.

Food Hygiene Rating

June 2016

We are extremely pleased to announce that in a recent inspection we received a 5 star rating from the Food Standards Agency. Well done to our dedicated team in the cafe!