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A PACKED cinema which included a wide-cross section of the Calder Valley community attended a special first anniversary screening of a film which questions what may be going wrong in one of the area's towns.

The free screening of director Jez Lewis's film Shed Your Tears And Walk Away was organised by the Halifax and Calderdale Samaritans at Hebden Bridge Picture House and was followed by a question and answer session.

Mr Lewis left the town 20 years ago and in the years since many of his old friends have died through suicide or drink and drugs.


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