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  1. Start of November news and Events around Settle

    RAILWAY WALKS This week there are two guided walks, both taking place on Saturday 4 November. The first is an 8 mile moderate circular walk leaving Kirkby Stephen at 10.21. This will take in Edenbridge and Croglam Castle. The second is a 10 mile moderate walk from Dent to Sedbergh leaving Dent station at 10.16 and making […]

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  2. Photo Group Trail and Display

    Town Trail Settle Photographic Group will once again be organising a Town Trail of framed photographs in local shop windows. This year there are about 90 pictures to hunt down and look at. They are all centred around the middle of Settle and provide some interesting entertainment for both visitors and residents. Maps can be […]

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  3. News for Settle and District 27th July

    FLOWERPOT TRAIL A reminder that the Flowerpot trail and quiz sheets are now available from outlets across the town. Sheets cost £1 and are on sale at the Tourist Information Centre, Lay of the Land, Lamberts newsagents, The Playbarn, The House that Jack Built, Speight and Watsons, Sweet Corner and The Folly. The trail will […]

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  4. Settle updates – News for folks who Visit and Residents

    VICTORIA HALL On 25 July Toyah Wilcox will perform here acoustic “close up and personal” show.  The music of the 50s-70s will be on offer when The Nightriders take to the stage on July 26th and on July 27th there will be a production of Wind in the Willows by Pendle Producations. The month is […]

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  5. News for Settle

    VICTORIA HALL On July 19th there will be music by Greg Russell and Ciaran Algar, Winners of the BBC Radio 2 Young Folk Award in 2013. On 25 July Toyah Wilcox will perform here acoustic “close up and personal” show.  The music of the 50s-70s will be on offer when The Nightriders take to the […]

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  6. Information and News about Settle 5th July 2014

    COFFEE MORNING Settle WI will be holding their annual Strawberry Coffee Morning on Saturday 12 July at Friends Meeting House, Kirkgate between 10am and 12.30pm.  There will be strawberry scones and a drink for £2. There will also be a cake stall.  All are welcome. GAVAGHAN ART The next exhibition at Gavaghan Art will open […]

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  7. Visitors and Residents News 29th June

    SETTLE KWEZANA LINK Members of Year 6 in Settle have been telling their friends in Kwezana about their recent exams and how this was then followed by a trip to London for 3 days. While in the capital city they enjoyed rides on the tube, the cable car crossing of the Thames and also The […]

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  8. Settle News and Reviews – June 22nd

    SETTLE KWEZANA LINK Settle pupils have been telling their friends in Kwezana about the recent school fair and how they help with this by creating  stalls and use the money raised to help improve their school . They explained that the most popular of the stalls is always the stocks which is traditionally run by […]

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  9. Settle News for Tourists and Residents

    THE FOLLY The “Make it Slow” exhibition is proving to be a great success. ‘Make it Slow’ artist Sharon Adams will talk about the ideas behind her work, and the artworks in ‘Make it Slow’ on 13th June at 7.30 pm. Her talk  “Tools as Art” will explore her fascination with tools and the connection […]

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  10. Business Breakfasts from July

    Brasserie Business Breakfasts I know lunchtime meetings are not good for a lot of people, so, for a trial period we will have a monthly Business Breakfast at The Brasserie at The Courtyard on the A65. These will be 8am-9.30am on the fourth Tuesday of the month.  First one will be Tuesday 23rd July and […]

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  11. More meeting dates

    Meetings Please book through the Eventbrite page if you are coming. Weds June 19th we will be at Airton Quaker Meeting House and Floe has kindly offered to do some soup afterwards. Please book online and say whether you plan to just come for the meeting or stay for food afterwards. Monday July 15th we […]

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  12. More meeting dates

    Upcoming lunchtime meetings All meetings are 11.30am-1pm Wednesday 17th April at Newton Grange Bed and Breakfast and Holiday Cottages at Bank Newton near Gargrave Monday 13th May at Hesbert Hall Farm, Tosside the home of the Great British Farm Project Wednesday 19th June we will be visiting the Quaker Meeting House and Bunk Barn at […]

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  13. Office space, conference rooms and hotdesking

    There is a list of venues on this site offering meeting rooms available in Settle Office space at Settle Town Hall – Available from November 2012 Old Council Chamber Historically the most important room on the first floor, the previous Council Chamber is a light airy space with high ceilings and tall windows overlooking the […]

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  14. Meeting Dates for November and December

    Meeting Dates The lunchtime meetings are free and very informal and alternate between Mondays and Wednesdays. We usually have between 20 and 30 people attending and meet between 11.30am and 1pm in business premises in the Settle area but sometimes go further afield. The format is very simple, everyone has a couple of minutes to […]

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  15. Settle Business Survey

    The networking group has been going for over a year and expanded far more quickly than we could have imagined. There are over 120 businesses on our list and it is currently coordinated by little old me. The Showcase was a great success and was organised by a team of 5 volunteers – this took […]

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  16. Showcase, Prize Winners and Cave Rescue

    Many thanks to all all the businesses, community groups and visitors who made the Settle Showcase such a success. Will write more about the days events next week. We have been sent many pictures and this one gives a flavour of the bustling atmosphere. Thanks especially to Mark Dale who has posted some of his […]

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  17. Caption Competition!

    Over the last few months several great photos have surfaced of people involved with the networking group and I wondered about whether we should do a caption competition. Many people have sent us pictures taken at the Settle Showcase – thanks especially to Mark Dale who has posted some on this website and  Jon Brook […]

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  18. October Meeting at The Courtyard

    What started last October as a small monthly gathering with 12 people on a mailing list has grown to include over 100 businesses and community groups of all shapes and sizes from the Settle, Malham, Ingleton and Bentham areas. The lunchtime meetings are free and very informal and alternate between Mondays and Wednesdays. We usually […]

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  19. Treasure Trail, Tours, Food & Entertainment

    It’s only a few days until the Settle Showcase, and this is your opportunity to come and meet many of the small businesses and organisations that work across the Craven District. Some are working in Settle itself and others in the surrounding villages, such as Clapham, Bentham, Ingleton and Malham. As well as businesses and […]

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  20. September meeting

    All our lunchtime networking meetings are free and very informal so no need to be scared! The days alternate between Mondays and Wednesdays and we usually meet between 11.30am and 1pm in business premises in the Settle area but sometimes go further afield. The format is very simple, everyone has a couple of minutes to […]

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  21. Exhibitors

    Whether you are a business or live locally, this is your opportunity to come and meet many of the small businesses and organisations that work across the Craven District. Most are working in Settle itself and the surrounding villages as well as some further afield from Bentham, Ingleton and Malhamdale. Admin 24 Business Support Service […]

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  22. Showcase Workshops, Tours and Talks

    Workshops, Tours and Talks All of these events are FREE.  Thank you to all the businesses and organisations for their enthusiasm and effort in making this happen.  There are 2 types of sessions Drop-in (no need to book) and the scheduled workshops and tours (be quick – places are limited).  Find out more below:- Drop-in […]

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  23. Information and demonstrations

    The Settle Showcase is happening soon and will give you an opportunity to come and meet many of the small businesses and organisations that work across the Craven District. Some are working in Settle itself and others in the surrounding villages, such as Clapham, Bentham, Ingleton and Malham. Whether you’re a local resident interested in […]

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  24. 23rd July Networking Meeting

    A reminder that our next lunchtime networking meeting is on Monday 23rd July at Lower Winskill Farm in Langcliffe. We have an earlier start of 11am as Tom Lord will give us a tour of the farm and talk about some of the conservation and education projects happening there. Please remember to wear sensible shoes […]

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  25. Lunchtime Networking

    What started last October as a small monthly gathering has grown to include over 80 businesses of many types and sizes from the Settle, Malham, Ingleton and Bentham areas. As well as networking meetings we now offer regular low cost computer training and are planning a Business and Community Showcase in the Autumn. The lunchtime […]

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