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  1. Keeping it Real - Ingleborough Snack Kiosk Approved

    Keeping it Real – Ingleborough Snack Kiosk Approved

    News Release Ingleborough Snack Kiosk Approved A planning application for an existing 2×2-metre timber kiosk to be used to sell snacks to walkers on Ingleborough has been approved by Members of the Yorkshire Dales National Park Authority Planning Committee today. Yorkshire Dales National Park Authority Chair, Neil Heseltine said: “We’ve seen the headlines, and this […]

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  2. Settle Events May 2022

    Settle Events May 2022

    1. Wed 18 May – Sun 22 May: Christian Aid Plant Sale in the garden of Settle Quakers. Do bring plants to donate. If you wish to to donate to Christian Aid via Churches Together in Settle’s online account for Christian Aid click here: https://giving.give-star.com/microsite/christian-aid/christian-aid-week/team/50938863-8b1b-4eb9-85a6-c206900b4765 ************************************************************ 2.  Wed 18 May: Settle Slimming World:  Settle Social Club, Duke St […]

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  3. Going Underground!

    Going Underground!

    The Yorkshire Dales are famous not just for dry stone walls and spectacular countryside and hills, the world underground is just as vast with hundreds of miles of caves. Created by limestone formations over millions of years. We have two main show caves close to Settle, read more

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  4. Easter and beyond events

    1. Fri 15 Apr: Settle Passion Play –  The Good Friday street drama, Journey to the Cross, is happening tomorrow (15 April) – or maybe today by the time you read this). To see the whole drama, please come to St John’s Methodist Church, off Church Street, ready for a 10.30am start. There are children’s costumes available […]

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  5. England’s Most Scenic Mainline Railway

    England’s Most Scenic Mainline Railway

    Mention Settle in Yorkshire to many people and they will say “Settle to Carlisle Railway Line”  As the head line suggests the views are magnificent, and all from the comfort of your seat on the train. rom the iconic Yorkshire Three Peaks of Pen Y Ghent, Ingleborough and Whernside, the dry stone walls and limestone […]

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  6. Family creates first ‘Grow Back Greener’ woodland

    Family creates first ‘Grow Back Greener’ woodland

    4 April 2022    A family with a smallholding in Craven has created the first new woodland to arise from a ‘landmark collaboration’ between the Woodland Trust and the Yorkshire Dales National Park Authority. The Hinds family from Woodhouse Farm near the village of Austwick have planted nearly 5000 native broadleaved shrubs and trees in […]

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  7. Local Settle Events from Judith A

    Local Settle Events from Judith A

    1. Mon 28 March: Craven Speakers Club  The Soroptimists Room, 28 Otley Street, Skipton, BD23 1EW Arrive 7.15pm for 7.30pm start.   Ten reasons to come tonight! Come and enjoy an evening out,and improve your speaking skills. You don’t have to speak if you don’t want to – you can just watch. Only £5-00 for Visitors. […]

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  8. Settle Ingleton & Bentham Mobile Rural Watch

    Settle Ingleton & Bentham Mobile Rural Watch

      In March, The Settle Ingleton Bentham Mobile Rural Watch have been helping to protect the rural communities in the area for the last two and a half years. Formed by volunteers in September 2019 and recognised as the only police approved Rural Watch Group covering the eight Craven District Council Wards of Bentham, Hellifield […]

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  9. Vote for Glencroft in the Yorkshire Choice Awards

    Vote for Glencroft in the Yorkshire Choice Awards

    Clapham business and Settle Chamber of Trade member Glencroft have been nominated for INDEPENDENT BUSINESS OF THE YEAR in the Yorkshire Choice Awards 2022! The Yorkshire Choice Awards are searching for the best of the best in Yorkshire and you decide who that will be. Vote for Glencroft here under ‘Independent Business of the Year’ […]

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  10. Local Events in Settle - February

    Local Events in Settle – February

    Sat 12  Feb 2022 Events for you both online and in real life.Concerned about climate change, and what we are doing about it in Settle? Drop in at the ACE Settle Zoom meeting this (Saturday) morning? It’s as simple as clicking on the link. These coming two weeks are the best time to take photos of Snowdrops. And […]

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  11. Dark Sky Festival

    Dark Sky Festival

    For something different, you wouldn’t think of star gazing in the Yorkshire Dales would be popular but the National Park organise something every year. Last year with restrictions in place you could join on Zoom to learn more about what’s out there in the solar system. Now you can come and visit and maybe participate […]

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  12. Glencroft launches unique Yorkshire Dales wool project with local farmers

    Glencroft launches unique Yorkshire Dales wool project with local farmers

    Countrywear clothing brand Glencroft is to launch a traceable ‘Farm to Yarn’ Dales wool collection in 2022, following a grant from the Yorkshire Dales National Park Authority’s Sustainable Development Fund (SDF).  Clapham-based Glencroft was awarded £5,000 in grant funding from the SDF to support the innovative project, which it hopes could pave the way for […]

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