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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

  • Local Settle Events from 21st May onwards
    RAILWAY WALKS This weekend there will be 2 walks taking place over the weekend. The first on Saturday 27 May  is an 11 mile moderately strenuous walk through  Dentdale & Blea [More...]

  • Local Settle and District News and Info
    RAILWAY WALKS This weekend there will be a number of walks taking place on Saturday 20 May. The first of these includes a visit to   Armathwaite signal box visit and a [More...]

  • Settle, North Yorkshire Events May 5th
    Barn Dance tonight. Catholic Church Hall 7pm Election Hustings in Settle on 12 May 6pm St Johns Meth Ch: ** IN BRIEF ** 1. Fri 5 May: Barn Dance: Catholic Church Hall 7pm. [More...]

  • News from Settle and Area 4th May
    RAILWAY WALKS This weekend there will be three guided railway walks. The first on Saturday 13 May is to view bluebells in Flakebridge Woods. This is an  8m moderate walk leaving [More...]

  • Artist unveils new work at Giggleswick Junior School
    Artist unveils new work at Giggleswick Junior School     Yorkshire based artist Stephen Waterhouse returned to Giggleswick Junior School on Friday to unveil a piece of large-scale artwork he completed [More...]

  • Events from Judith Allinson April 26th 2017
    Lots on including: Fr 5 May: Barn Dance in aid of Saving Rainforest: Settle Catholic Ch. Sat 29 Apr: Open Day Malham Tarn (to celebrate its 70yrs birthday) 28 Ap-2 May: Knitted Bible [More...]

  • Creating Connections Event
            Overview On Tuesday May 23rd, we will host our next 'Creating Connections' event; a fun and informative Yorkshire themed 'Pub Quiz' at the Royal Oak Hotel in Settle [More...]

  • Settle News 23rd April 2017
    EAST AFRICA COLLECTION Settle Rotary Club would like to thank all those who so generously gave to their East Africa Famine Relief collection held recently in Booths supermarket. The total [More...]

  • April 15th News from Settle and Area
    RAILWAY WALKS This weekend there will be 3 guided railway walks all taking place on  Saturday 22 April. The first is a 10 mile moderately strenuous walk from  Dent to Ribblehead [More...]

  • Festival of Happiness
    Festival of Happiness For adults & families, Sat 27th May, Settle, Yorkshire Dales We all wish we were happier. Right? Why are we no happier now than we were decades ago? Let’s pioneer [More...]

  • Settle and District News Updates April 9th 2017
    RAILWAY WALKS This weekend there will be a guided railway walk on Saturday 15 April, as part of the  Get walking programme. This  will be the annual  Kirkby Stephen Classic Vehicle [More...]

  • Settle News updates April 2nd
    RAILWAY WALKS This weekend there will be 3 guided railway walks.  On Saturday 8 April there will be a 12 mile moderately strenuous Kirkby Stephen circular via Crosby leaving Kirkby Stephen [More...]

  • Judith Allinsons Local Event Round Up for Settle and Area
    There's lots on. Enjoy! 1. Now: Gallery on Green,'Diversity in stitch, wire & wood'- Cate Holland 2. Th 30 March:- YWT Work party - Ashes Pasture near Ribblehead 3. Thur 30 Mar Scottish [More...]

  • March News for Settle and District
    COFFEE MORNING The Coffee Morning at Settle Parish Church, on March 18, raised £454 or the work of Pioneer Projects, who run creative arts sessions in Settle and Bentham for [More...]

  • Local Settle Job – Caretaker/Cleaner
            We are looking for caretakers in the Settle area… Would you like to look after one of our lovely holiday cottages? We need cheerful,       hard-working caretakers with an eye for [More...]

  • Weekly Settle and District News Updates
    RAILWAY WALKS This week there will be 3 walks. On Saturday, March 25 there will be an 8 mile moderate walk from Horton to Settle via Helwith Bridge. This leaves Horton-in-Ribblesdale [More...]

  • Ride2Stride
    ride2stride Settle-Carlisle Walking Festival: 25th April - 1st May 2017 Mainland Britain's Best Walking Festival is Back - Bigger & Better Than Ever! Recently named mainland Britain's best walking festival by The [More...]

  • The News from Settle and District March 13th 2016
    RAILWAY WALKS This week there will be three walks, all on Saturday 18 March. The first is part of the get walking series and is family friendly although not suitable for [More...]

  • Local Business Seminar
    Free Business Seminar at The Falcon Manor Hotel, Settle on Tuesday 28th March 2017 from 6-8pm being hosted by Haworths Chartered Accountants.                 Pdf download : Falcon Event Haworths Accountants Settle Reserve your [More...]

  • Settle and District News March 6th
    RAILWAY WALKS This week there will four guided walks on offer. The first of these is a family walk as part of the "Get Walking" programme. This takes place on Saturday, [More...]

  • Year End Tax Guide
    Haworths, Chartered Accountants of Settle are pleased to make available  their annual tax planning guide. If you would like to explore any of the matters raised in [More...]

  • Settle Open Gardens 2017
    Settle + District Open Gardens 2017 Saturday June 24th + Sunday 25th 2017. Gardens open 11-5pm Saturday, 12-5pm sunday. 23 gardens open in and around Settle. Tickets £6 per day £10 both days tickets [More...]

  • TV Opportunity for your B and B
    Channel 4 is embarking on a brand new series of the  very popular TV programme ‘Four in a Bed’, which celebrates the great British B&B and guesthouse and [More...]

  • Scandimoot Festival
    Scandimoot Scandinavian music and dance festival 2017 The 2017 Scandimoot festival will be held from 28th April to 1st May 2017 in Clapham. This small, intimate event has been held annually [More...]

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