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.
Most recent news at the top left – click on the link text to read – Weekly News Updates and Snippets for Settle Visitors and Residents
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...]
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...]
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...]
"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...]
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...]
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...]
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...]
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...]
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 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...]
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...]
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...]
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 ! 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...]
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 Sale at Capella Fabulous and Affordable Home Accessories, Furniture & Gifts ________________ ________________ Click the picture for more details
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...]
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...]
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...]
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...]
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...]
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...]
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...]
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...]