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Welcome to Settle

Settle District is a bustling market town surrounded by delightful villages, ideally situated between the scenic Yorkshire Dales and the Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty that is the Forest of Bowland.

Settle Market is held on Tuesdays – further information here : http://www.settlemarket.co.uk/

With a wealth of interesting shops, welcoming cafes and historic buildings to visit, Settle District is a great place visit and to relax and enjoy the scenery. Alternatively its the perfect base to get out into the scenery and enjoy walking, riding, cycling, caving and a host of other outdoor activities.
Home of the famous Settle-Carlisle Railway we have easy access by road and rail to visit Settle and a host of things to do, see and enjoy when you get here.

As a place to live Settle District offers an enviable lifestyle in a wonderful environment. We have easy rail and road links together with excellent schools, housing and medical care.
As a place to do business you’ll find a thriving arts & crafts ethos, practical business support, a booming tourist industry and an active Chamber of Trade.

Settle News

Most recent news at the top left – click on the link text to read – Weekly News Updates and Snippets for Settle Visitors and Residents

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    Local News for Settle – Nov 20th

    VICTORIA HALL: 15/11/15 JEZ LOWE AND STEVE TILSTON :WRITES & SONGS Jez Lowe and Steve Tilston are probably two of the best known acoustic folk songwriters in the country and certainly proved [More...]

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    Settle Town Electrical Contract for Street Lights

    Settle Town Council are inviting tenders for the Street Lighting Contract. All relevant documents can be found  here Street Light Contract   Please return the completed section 5 and appendix A If you [More...]

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    Most Recent News Updates for Settle

    BASIL'S RESTAURANT The Royal Oak is hosting a comedy evening when a group of professional actors will transform the restaurant into "Fawlty Towers" for a tribute night featuring Basil, [More...]

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    Updates on Local Events from Judith

    "Why we can't afford the rich" talk TONIGHT 7.30pm, Friends Meeting House Learn your Lichens 3: "Pink Black-spotty Lichen" on Langcliffe High Road http://rainforest-save.blogspot.co.uk/2015/11/acrocordia-conoidea-in-settle-garden.html See Settle Weir in flood on Monday 9th:  (My [More...]

  • Settle Lights

    Local Settle and Area News 8th November

    CHRISTMAS DINNER Volunteers are being sought in connection with this  Community Christmas Day Dinner and Tea in Settle. This annual event is open to all ages and costs £10 per head. [More...]

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    Settle Stories

    The Hero Light - Dominic Kelly 'A master storyteller' - BBC Radio A wild epic from Irish mythology in a one-man show An extraordinary journey into the cinema of the imagination. Dominic [More...]

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    Settle news updates for November 1st Onwards

    CHRISTMAS DINNER Planning is already underway for this year's Community Christmas Day Dinner and Tea in Settle. This annual event is open to all ages and costs £10 per [More...]

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    Local News and Events in Settle Area 29th october

    Yorkshire Wildlife Trust Meeting tonight 7pm, Stainforth Village Hall Learn your Lichens 2: "Fried Egg Lichen" at Langcliffe Locks. http://rainforest-save.blogspot.co.uk/2015/10/caloplaca-flavovirescens-near-settle.html Events in brief:- 1. Thu 29 Oct 7pm: Yorkshire Wildlife Trust event Stainforth Vill [More...]

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    Settle Christmas Lights

    The Big Switch-on 2015   Settle Christmas Lights have been getting better each year and 2015 will be no exception! This year, the lights will be switched on in the Town Centre [More...]

  • Christmas-Dinner

    Settle Updates

    CHRISTMAS DINNER Planning is already underway for this year's Community Christmas Day Dinner and Tea in Settle. This annual event is open to all ages and costs £10 per head. [More...]

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    Judiths Email Newsletter News

    See   end  of email for notes on the memorial service for W.R.Mitchell (Tue 10 Nov  2pm) and   for  the   funeral  of Harold (Poppy) Middleton Fri 23 Oct 11am, both at St John's Church, [More...]

  • North Craven

    Settle and district Local News and events 18th october

    HERITAGE TRUST IS PLEASED TO ANNOUNCE NEW APPOINTMENTS The members of the North Craven Heritage Trust (NCHT) have appointed a new President and a Vice- President and reelected their Chairman at [More...]

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    Bill Mitchell Funeral details and other news

    A) In memory of Bill Mitchell B) One World Week Meal on 22 Oct C) Talk  by Pat Saunders tonight (14th) on Bangladesh D) Just 10 days events this time - I'll send [More...]

  • frigg

    Settle Snippets – News and Info October 11th

        Frigg ! VICTORIA HALL October 16th sees hot fiddles from cool Scandinavia when Frigg take to the stage. A fizzing Finnish fiddle septet. There will also be a workshop [More...]

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    Settle and District News 4th October

    SYRIAN REFUGEE CRISIS Victoria Hall, Settle is being used as a collection point for aid for Syrian Refugees. Items will then been taken to a larger collection and distribution point [More...]

  • October 2015 Ad

    Capella Sale

    ________________ ________________ October Sale at Capella Fabulous and Affordable Home Accessories, Furniture & Gifts ________________ ________________ Click the picture for more details

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    Grants for Settle Area

    Settle & District Chamber of Trade September 2015 Yorkshire Dales LEADER Programme Election to the Executive Group PLEASE VOTE NOW Local Settle Accountant and Chamber of Trade treasurer  Mark Schofield is standing for election to [More...]

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    Latest Settle News for Locals and Visitors

    GUIDED WALKS There will be a number of guided walks arranged by Friends of Settle-Carlisle line this weekend. On Saturday 3 Oct  there will be an 8 mile moderate walk from [More...]

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    Grant Funding Available

    GRANTS AND FUNDING SPECIAL BULLETIN From: 24 July 2015 Available as a download pdf here : Grants and Funding Special Bulletin 24 July 2015 Capital Investment grants – Arts Council The Arts Council Capital [More...]

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    News and Events in Settle – September 2015

    OPEN EVENING Settle College is holding an open evening between 6-8pm on 24 September. There will be an address by the Principal at 6.30pm. The event is open to [More...]

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    Some Settle Events and News – September

    NEWS 22 EVENTS 22 EVENTS IN DETAIL ----------------------   NEWS:   ----------------------------- St John's Methodist Church, Settle. 1. Current 122 year old building to disappear shortly:- visit whilst you have the chance! 2. Have  you  (or  your  neighbours  or  [More...]

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    Settle’s Regularly Updated Website News

    GUIDED WALKS There will be four guided walks arranged by Friends of Settle-Carlisle line this weekend. On Saturday 19 September there is an 8 mile, moderately strenuous walk from Dent to [More...]

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    Settle news and events September 6th

    GUIDED WALKS There will be two guided walks arranged by Friends of Settle-Carlisle line this weekend.  On Saturday,  12 September there will be a  Kirkby Stephen Circular walk via Smardale. This [More...]

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    Settle Snippets of Local News

      VICTORIA HALL Settle Folk Gathering will take place on  3-6 September. All events at the gathering  are free but booking is essential as admission is by ticket only. On September [More...]

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