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The world-renowned Swaledale Festival is about to begin! Starts on Sat, 23 May, and runs for a spectacular two weeks, with an array of respected and loved musicians from all genres. Visit http://www.swaledale-festival.org.uk/ for details of concerts, walks, talks, exhibitions and lots more.
By News Admin on 13 May 2015 17:15
The Swaledale Festival Quoits Trophy will take place on Reeth Green on Monday, 25th May, pm.
By News Admin on 13 May 2015 17:13
The annual Car Boot Sale will take place at Grinton on Spring Bank Holiday Monday, 25th May, everyone welcome!
By News Admin on 13 May 2015 17:12
A coffee morning will take place at Low Row Institute on Saturday, 23rd May, from 10am. All welcome! Proceeds to Low Row Institute.
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By News Admin on 10 January 2014 14:10
Muker parish has announced its "King of the Mountains Festival", to celebrate the arrival of the Tour de France in Swaledale on 5th July, 2014.
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By News Admin on 24 April 2013 14:12
The Swaledale and Arkengarthdale Business Forum would like to invite every business owner and local person in Swaledale and Arkengarthdale to a meeting on Tuesday, 11th June, at 7pm, in the Terrace Room at the CB Inn, Arkengarthdale. Everyone welcome, member or not, business owner or not. The aim of the meeting is to discuss what organisation and arrangements will need to be made, so as to maximise the value of the Tour de France coming to Swaledale.  Lots of people have already indicated they have many questions to be answered and our local area needs to come together to liaise between ourselves, to make the most of this unique event, in plenty of time before July 2014. SABF will be hosting the meeting, but will not be responsible for taking charge of any organising. Rather, we are hoping local business proprietors, accommodation providers, shop owners and local people etc will take this opportunity to meet with one another and discuss between ourselves how best to take advantage of this opportunity and...
By News Admin on 16 April 2013 16:33
Welcome to Yorkshire are hosting 3 roadshows on Friday, 13th April, to provide information about next year's Tour de France.  These roadshows will provide updates about their current activity on the Tour de France, information on plans for a cultural festival in the 100 days prior to the Tour, an opportunity to meet the WTY team and ask any questions regarding the Tour and tips and tricks to make the most of the event coming to Yorkshire and Reeth.

They are already seeing much enthusiasm for this event already around Reeth, and the area, but they do need businesses/people to register to attend so they are aware of numbers.

The first meeting is in Hawes, at the Dales Countryside Museum, from 10am, the second at Reeth, the Buck Hotel, 2pm, and the last in Leyburn, at Tennants, 5pm.
Visit www.yorkshire.com/tdfroadshows to register.
By News Admin on 11 February 2013 18:25
Tour de France route announced, with cyclists coming over the Buttertubs from Wensleydale and travelling right down Swaledale, from just below Thwaite to Grinton, 5 July, 2014.