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Sheep Judging
Sheep and their owners line up for the judge at Muker Show
Sheep Judging
Cheese Experience at the Creamery
Razan Alsous, Talking about Yorkshire Dama Cheese Credit: Stephen Garnett
Cheese Experience at the Creamery
Judging time at Muker Show
Three pretty perfect looking onions. Credit: Stephen Garnett
Judging time at Muker Show

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International Textile Exhibition – Through the Seasons

Friday, 11 January 2019
Farfield Mill, Garsdale Road, LA10 5LW

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The coldness of winter, the mildness of spring, the sun of summer or the shades of the fall. This year’s theme ‘Through the Seasons’ has been interpreted by each artist in a different way, with works focusing on one season, changing seasons and even the seasons of human lives, represented through realism or abstract colour …

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Steak Night

Friday, 18 January 2019


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New at The Station Café | Bar is our monthly STEAK NIGHT! Choose from: 10oz gammon steak, 6oz sirloin steak (served with chips, salad, onion rings and a choice of sauces) or Salmon steak (served with Caesar salad) Plus A Richmond Brewing Company beer or glass of house wine (125ml) for just £16.50 per person …

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Ingleton Film Show

Friday, 18 January 2019
Ingleborough Community Centre, Main Street Ingleton, LA6 3HG

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The Guernsey Literary & Potato Peel society will be shown at Ingleborough Community Centre

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Martin Carthy & John Kirkpatrick

Friday, 18 January 2019
Reeth Memorial Hall, Arkengarthdale Road Reeth, DL11 6QT

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For more than 40 years, BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards Lifetime Achievement Award winner, Martin Carthy has been one of folk music’s greatest innovators, one of its best loved, most enthusiastic and, at times, most quietly controversial of figures. His skill, stage presence and natural charm have won him many admirers, not only from within …

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A Spot on The Wall

Saturday, 19 January 2019
The Station, Station Yard, DL10 4LD

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Our popular open art exhibition returns Saturday 19th January through to Wednesday 20th February 2019! A Spot on the Wall showcases an ever-changing display of work from amateur and professional artists. www.thestation.co.uk/spot

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Coffee Morning

Saturday, 19 January 2019
Reeth Evangelical Congregational Church, The Green Reeth, DL11 6TE

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An informal drop-in for coffee and cake in the schoolroom at the back of the chapel. Disabled access & facilities available.

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Inspirational Water

Saturday, 19 January 2019
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A morning walk (c2 miles) led by Marion Temple exploring Hellifield village and the Flashes – natural ephemeral ponds offering a haven for birds.   Followed in the afternoon by a showing of the film Streams of Wonder – a beautiful slow-paced film by The Moonbeam Collective. For the walk please bring binoculars/camera. Wellingtons or boots/gaiters advisable. Regret …

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Launch of UWALS’s Presenting The Past Project

Saturday, 26 January 2019
Conistone with Kilnsey Hall, B6160, BD23 5PS

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Presenting The Past is a Heritage Lottery funded project around an archive of early photos of Upper Wharfedale commissioned by Percy Inman. UWALS (Upper Wharfedale Arts and Literature Society) is offering : AN EXCITING OPPORTUNITY FOR ANYONE INTERESTED IN PHOTOGRAPHY,  ART,  WRITING,  ORAL HISTORY, RESEARCH AND THEIR COMMUNITY UWALS’s new project: Presenting The Past, offers …

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Stick Making Classes

Thursday, 31 January 2019
old Sleningford fram, , hg43jb

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n this workshop you will use traditional tools such as files, sandpaper and stickpress and learn how to straighten a stick using either a steam box or a heat gun depending on numbers in the class at the time. You will be taught the basic techniques to create your own stick which you will take …

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Exhibition: Aftermath: Living through the peace

Friday, 1 February 2019
The Green Howards Museum, Richmond, DL10 4QN

Friday 1 February to Monday 27 May (entrance included in your museum admission) How did soldiers returning from the First World War adapt to their new reality; a shifting political and social landscape and the continuing conflict they would have to face?  They served.  They survived.  But were their biggest battles yet to come?  Using …

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Symbio

Friday, 1 February 2019
Reeth Memorial Hall, Arkengarthdale Road Reeth, DL11 6QT

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Swedish duo Symbio consists of Johannes Geworkian-Hellman (hurdy-gurdy) and Larsemil Öjeberget (accordion), both graduates of the Royal College of Music in Stockholm and the Sibelius Academy in Helsinki. Named Best New Artists of the Year at the Swedish Folk & World Music Awards 2016 the duo have a strong stage presence and take their audience …

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Willow Dragonfly Workshop with Anna & the Willow

Saturday, 2 February 2019
Grassington, ,

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Come along to a willow dragonfly workshop with Anna & The Willow (creator of The Horse and The Huntress in Skipton Woods). £45 including tea and cream scone. Bookable event only – please phone or book via Facebook.

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The Turning Point

Saturday, 2 February 2019
The Joinery, Market Pl, BD249ED

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Journey from the temples of Thailand across Asia and Europe. Storyteller Sita Brand, spent her 30’s in search of wisdom through Buddhism. This is her story. A cacophony of true stories and traditional folk tales.

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Lantern Making Workshop

Sunday, 3 February 2019
Askrigg Village Hall, Main St, DL8 3HX

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Come and create a wonderful lantern for the Dark Skies Festival! Using traditional willow and paper, you can design and build your very own lantern. Bring it along to our lantern procession at Freeholders Wood Aysgarth on the 20th February.  To book click on the website/tickets link below.

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Lantern Making Workshop

Sunday, 3 February 2019
Askrigg Village Hall, Main St, DL8 3HX

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Come and create a wonderful lantern for the Dark Skies Festival! Using traditional willow and paper, you can design and build your very own lantern. Bring it along to our lantern procession at Freeholders Wood Aysgarth on the 20th February.  To book click on the website/tickets link below.

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Late Night Shopping

Wednesday, 6 February 2019
The Station, Station Yard, DL10 4LD

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Join us for late-night loveliness at The Shop at The Station. Enjoy treats on us whilst browsing our latest stock. The Shop sells uniquely designed jewellery, ceramics, textiles, accessories and much more. See you there.

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#loveilkleyarts

Friday, 8 February 2019
no. 4 Ilkley Manor House Courtyard, , LS29 8DT

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An enticing exhibition full of arty items for you to love. From Ilkley Artists #LOVEILKLEYARTS. Paintings, textiles, glass, ceramics, jewellery, mixed media.  

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Swish and Swap!

Friday, 8 February 2019
Askrigg Village Hall, Main St, DL8 3HX

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Swapping is the new shopping! You won’t have had this much fun since Christmas. Don’t throw away those clothes that are still great quality but just don’t appeal anymore or don’t fit… Swap them at our first ever Swishing Party in Askrigg on Friday 8th February and maybe end up with a whole new wardrobe …

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Flanders and Swann: “At the Drop of a Hippopotamus”

Friday, 8 February 2019
Masham Town Hall, Little Market Place, HG4 4DY

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In 2001, multi-award winning comedian Tim FitzHigham and BBC Radio 4 musical maestro Duncan Walsh Atkins took to the stage in a theatre in Sussex to raise money for a small cottage hospital and Flanders and Swann – At the Drop of a Hippopotamus was born. The Masters of 1950s and 1960s madness, mirth and total silliness – Michael Flanders OBE …

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Ingleton Film Show

Friday, 8 February 2019
Ingleborough Community Centre, Main Street Ingleton, LA6 3HG

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The leisure seeker will be shown at Ingleborough Community Centre

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Orton Farmers’ Market

Saturday, 9 February 2019
Orton Market Hall, , CA10 3RU

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A chance to “feel the love” in this Westmorland Dales village, buy local and enjoy a grand foodie day out.

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#loveilkleyarts

Saturday, 9 February 2019
no. 4 Ilkley Manor House Courtyard, , LS29 8DT

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An enticing exhibition full of arty items for you to love. From Ilkley Artists #LOVEILKLEYARTS. Paintings, textiles, glass, ceramics, jewellery, mixed media.  

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Gary Delaney: “Gagster’s Paradise”

Saturday, 9 February 2019
Masham Town Hall, Little Market Place, HG4 4DY

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One of Britain’s leading one-liner comics returns to the road with another onslaught of lean, expertly crafted gaggery. A Mock The Week regular and recent star of the new Live At The Apollo series, Gary’s shows are renowned in the business for an almost unrivalled volume of high-class gags. You should expect no different from this brand-new tour. Please …

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#loveilkleyarts

Sunday, 10 February 2019
no. 4 Ilkley Manor House Courtyard, , LS29 8DT

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An enticing exhibition full of arty items for you to love. From Ilkley Artists #LOVEILKLEYARTS. Paintings, textiles, glass, ceramics, jewellery, mixed media.  

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The Arts Society Wensleydale: More is Less in the Garden

Tuesday, 12 February 2019
Middleham Key Centre, Park Lane, DL8 4RA

Landscape architect and garden historian Marilyn Elm explores the origin of the Modernist style of garden design. The approach emerged in Europe and the USA in the 1920’s based on developments in Art and the Bauhaus design principle of integrating form with function. This rejected the idea of decoration and emphasised the amalgamation of house …

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Valentine’s Date Night

Thursday, 14 February 2019
The Station, Station Yard, DL10 4LD

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Join us for a delicious three course menu. Glass of Kir Royale on arrival ———————————————————- -Wild mushrooms on toast with celeriac and smoked almonds, cured egg yolk -Seared beef, beetroot and feta salad -Lemon and parsley covered place fillet with mussels ————————————————————– -Plate of pork, (fillet, belly and black pudding) with savoy cabbage boulangerie potato …

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Romantic Stargazing weekend stays.

Friday, 15 February 2019
Stay Lambing Live, Easegill Cottage, CA17 4LQ

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Dark skies romantic w/e breaks We are offering 3 night week end stays at our luxury cottage in the Westmorland Dales. View the amazing constellations from our brand new wood-fired hot tub, champagne, chocolates and fresh flowers on arrival. Special Price £425 Dates available Fri 15th Feb Fri 22nd Feb Fri 1st March   To …

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Come Star Gazing By Canoe With How Stean Gorge

Friday, 15 February 2019
How Stean Gorge, ,

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Glide and paddle along Scar House Reservoir surrounded by the moon and stars. Did you know there are 88 different constellations of stars? Scar House is 1 of 3 places in the Nidderdale AONB which is designated as a Dark Skies Discovery Site. So pick up your paddle and lets go !!! Homemade soup and …

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A Life in Music

Friday, 15 February 2019
Dales Countryside Museum, Station Yard Hawes, DL8 3NT

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A talk with distinguished  conductor Stan Roocroft MBE about his life in music. Stan is the conductor of the Wensleydale Chorus, Aysgarth Singers, as well as Hawes Silver Band. Part of the Friends of the Museum annual lecture programme. Free – donations welcome.

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Dark Skies Planetarium comes to Skipton! – An Indoor Adventure to the Stars

Saturday, 16 February 2019
St Andrew’s Church Hall, Skipton, Newmarket Street, BD23 2JE

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Our National Parks remain some of the darkest places in England and we are excited to include this event, once again, as part of the Yorkshire Dales Dark Skies Festival 2019. Dark Skies Festivals are all about discovering, learning and enjoying the night sky and the stars you can see as a result. Cosmos Planetarium is an indoor, state of the …

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