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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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Our fantastic Yorkshire Dales-wide events calendar highlights many of the amazing events, held throughout the year. We also have a programme of family events and guided walks.

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Victoria Bellas Carter & Suzanne Jewellery

Saturday, 23 March 2019
The Station, Station Yard, DL10 4LD

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Suzanne and Victoria’s spring exhibition has become an annual event at The Station. Their love of colour once again bringing them together; Suzanne, a talented Lampwork Artist and Jewellery Designer and Victoria, specialising in creating original artwork using a tissue paper collage technique. The exhibition promises to be uplifting, displaying their stunning, unique and very …

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Exhibition. Hostile Environment: The British in Russia 1918-1919

Friday, 28 June 2019
The Green Howards Museum, Richmond, DL10 4QN

Friday 28 June to Saturday 21 December (entrance included in your museum admission) Instead of returning home following the 1918 armistice, thousands of British soldiers, including 1300 Green Howards, were deployed to northern Russia.  They were part of a multi-national force tasked with turning the tide of revolution.  We tell the little known story of …

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Roots – Green Door Artists

Wednesday, 10 July 2019
Farfield Mill, Garsdale Road, LA10 5LW

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Popular South Lakes art collective Green Door will be exhibiting a selection of work from its members in this summer exhibition. Work includes paintings, sculptures, prints, ceramics, textiles and glass. Green Door are a self-managed, not-for-profit artists’ co-operative, with a membership of nearly 100 artists. They are committed to bringing artists together and making contemporary …

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‘Roots’ by Green Door at Farfield Mill

Thursday, 18 July 2019
Farfield Mill, Garsdale Road, LA10 5LW

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Popular South Lakes art collective Green Door will be exhibiting a selection of work from its members in this summer exhibition. Work includes paintings, sculptures, prints, ceramics, textiles and glass. Green Door are a self-managed, not-for-profit artists’ co-operative, with a membership of nearly 100 artists. They are committed to bringing artists together and making contemporary …

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AC Telfer – Painting Exhibition

Wednesday, 24 July 2019
Farfield Mill, Garsdale Road, LA10 5LW

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An exhibition by Aly who is returning to the Mill after a previous residency in 2018. “I am an artist turned primary school teacher who then turned back again into an artist. I paint anything that catches my eye and interests me. At the moment that tends to be things I spot whilst walking the dog, hence …

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UK Coloured Pencil Society Exhibition

Saturday, 3 August 2019
The Station, Station Yard, DL10 4LD

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The very best in coloured pencil art from UK and international artists, covering many different genres. The UK Coloured Pencil Society is in its 18th year of showcasing the best coloured pencil art from around the world. The society has recently been awarded charitable status in recognition of the work it does to educate people …

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Steam over Shap

Saturday, 10 August 2019
The Old Courthouse, Main Street, CA10 3NL

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Exhibitions  and events at Shap in Cumbria, CA10 3NL to mark the 175th anniversary of the commencement of construction of the Lancaster & Carlisle Railway. At The Heritage Centre – Railway archive including records, images and recollections. At the Old Courthouse – Railway art, photography, hand-built static models and artefacts.  Artists exhibiting include Alan Gunston, …

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Real Family Holidays

Monday, 12 August 2019
Malham Tarn Field Centre, Malham Tarn Field Centre, BD24 9PU

Real Family Holidays offer you the chance to escape the pressures of modern life and get outdoors with the kids, taking in nature’s sights, sounds and smells and above all else, have fun! With full board accommodation, outdoor activities and expert staff on hand, you’re guaranteed an affordable family holiday full of fun and memorable …

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Conference of the Birds

Wednesday, 21 August 2019


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Are you constantly playing catch up with yourself? Do you crave time in the wild to gather your thoughts? Do you need time to think, reflect and be you? Conference of the Birds is a retreat for you to recharge body, mind and soul. The experience blends rustic charm with serious wellness. Nestled amongst the …

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The Yorkshire Enlightenment

Thursday, 22 August 2019
The Green Howards Museum, Richmond, DL10 4QN

Thursday 22 August 7pm to 8.30pm £5 A number of enlightened Georgian thinkers lived and worked in Yorkshire; William Herschel composed his Richmond Symphony whilst staying in the town in 1760. Captain Cook was revealing the extent of the known world, aided by the work of John Harrison and his quest to solve the problem …

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Bat Walk – Aysgarth Falls

Thursday, 22 August 2019
Aysgarth Falls National Park Centre, Aysgarth Falls National Park Centre, DL8 3TH

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Love bats? Come on a short walk looking for bats around Aysgarth Falls and Freeholders Wood with Tony from our wildlife team. We will walk down to the river and through the woods to discover where our bats like to fly and to learn more about these wonderful animals. Please bring a torch as we …

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Forged Blacksmith Bushcraft Knife

Friday, 23 August 2019
old Sleningford fram, , hg43jb

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On this course you can spend two days learning to forge a traditional blacksmith bushcraft knife. It will involve basic blacksmith techniques for one part of the knife and silversmithing techniques for the other. You will learn how to temper, heat treat and sharpen using files. You can learn how to put a twist in …

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Fun Fridays – Close up with Creepy Crawlies

Friday, 23 August 2019
Dales Countryside Museum, Station Yard Hawes, DL8 3NT

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Drop in activity to see different types of creepy crawlies up close using microscopes and magnifiers with colouring and badge making activity. Included in museum admission.

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Askrigg ladies singing for pleasure at St Matthews Stalling Busk

Friday, 23 August 2019
St Matthews Stalling Busk, St Matthews Church, DL8 3DH

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As summer slowly comes to an end, join us to celebrate this wonderful season at St Matthews Church flower  festival. This  year’s theme is ‘All Things Bright and Beautiful’. The Festival will begin with a Preview Concert on Friday  August 23rd at 7.30pm with the Askrigg Ladies who Sing for Pleasure. Join us for a …

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Malham Show

Saturday, 24 August 2019
Malham Show Field, Chapelgate, BD23 4DH

Malham | Nr Skipton | BD23 4DA August 24th Malham Show is held annually in the heart of beautiful Malhamdale in the Yorkshire Dales on August Bank Holiday Saturday. Under the shadow of Malham Cove this traditional agricultural and family country show has been taking place for over 100 years. Events and attractions on the …

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Settle Photographic Group’s 11th Annual Exhibition

Saturday, 24 August 2019
Clapham Village Hall, Cross Haw Lane Clapham, LA2 8HR

Settle Photographic Group’s Exhibition is a display of over 80 images.  Members are able to show at least two photographs of their own. The Photographic Group currently has members from all over the district, from Ingleton to Long Preston, from Rathmell to Horton and all points in between.  Come and enjoy the exhibition.

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Malham Show

Saturday, 24 August 2019
Malham Show Field, Chapelgate, BD23 4DH

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Malham Show Saturday 24th August 2019 A traditional family show held under the shadow of Malham Cove. http://www.malhamshow.co.uk/

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Sedbergh Artisan Market

Saturday, 24 August 2019
Sedbergh Town Centre, Sedbergh,

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Now in its seventh year, this is truly more than a market with music, children’s events and of course the town’s cafes, shops, books and hills. The quality on offer is high and the atmosphere is relaxed and welcoming. The market is held in the town’s historic centre and gives an opportunity to small farmers, …

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Pateley Bridge Vintage Fair & Traders Market

Saturday, 24 August 2019
Pateley Bridge Auction Mart, Bridgehouse Gate, HG3 5HN

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Yorkshire Pickers Events are pleased to be hosting another of our Vintage Fair & Traders Market at Pateley Bridge’s Auction Mart during the August Bank Holiday, on Saturday 24th! We’ve got around 30 stallholders, lots of variety from vintage & retro goods, to handmade homewares, artisan themed goods, jewellery, art, furniture, LPs and allsorts! It …

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Meet the Governor

Saturday, 24 August 2019
Skipton Castle, , BD23 1AW

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Come and meet Sir John Mallory Governor of Skipton Castle during the English Civil War Hear about the castle’s siege and skirmishes its garrison have already fought and how the King’s cause is faring in Yorkshire.

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Hand Built Ceramics

Saturday, 24 August 2019
Malham Tarn Field Centre, Malham Tarn Field Centre, BD24 9PU

Come and spend some time developing your ceramics skills in a relaxing, supportive environment. A day spent learning hand building techniques so that you are able to roll out and build from slabs of clay. Workshops are open to all and numbers are kept low, to allow the day to be individually tailored to ability.

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Great Shunner Fell Trek

Saturday, 24 August 2019
B6270, 1/4 mile north of Thwaite, by footpath sign on farm track,

A guided walk following the path of the Pennine Way to the summit of Great Shunner Fell, offering panoramic views of Swaledale and Wensleydale.

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St Matthews Stalling Busk Flower Festival

Saturday, 24 August 2019
St Matthews Stalling Busk, St Matthews Church, DL8 3DH

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As summer slowly comes to an end, join us to celebrate this wonderful season at St Matthews Church Flower Festival . This year’s theme is ‘ All Things Bright and Beautiful’. The Church will be open from Saturday August 24th until Monday August 26th between 10.30am and 4.30pm for refreshments and gentle perusal of the …

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Beer, Cider, & Cheese Festival at The George & Dragon

Saturday, 24 August 2019
The George and Dragon, The George and Dragon, DL11 6BL

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Our annual festival is back! And it gets bigger and better each year. This year we have; 27+ Real Ales from Yorkshire’s best breweries 12+ Real Ciders Pimms & Sour Beer Bar BBQ & Cheese Platters all weekend Live music each day Free entry! Come along, enjoy some beer, cheese, BBQ, play a game of …

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Walk to Railway Sites in Shap

Saturday, 24 August 2019
The Old Courthouse, Shap Penrith, CA10 3NL

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‘Railway sites in Shap’ – a guided walk with Jean Scott-Smith Places limited. Please book in advance.  Tickets: £3 Meet at The Old Courthouse, Shap  CA10 3NL Free parking in the forecourt or in the public car park opposite Railway Exhibitions at The Heritage Centre and The Old Courthouse open 10am – 4pm see website …

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Evening Photography Sessions at Ingleborough Cave

Saturday, 24 August 2019
Ingleborough Cave, Clapham, LA2 8EA

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Join us at Ingleborough Cave in the heart of the Yorkshire Dales National Park for one of our unique evening photography sessions. These are designed for those wanting to spend time in Ingleborough Cave taking photographs and getting to grips with the unique and challenging photographic conditions underground. Please note that these sessions are not …

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The Howgill Fells and Smardale. Guided Walk

Sunday, 25 August 2019
Ravenstonedale, , CA17 4NG

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A full day guided walk a part of a small group of no more than six people plus your friendly, professional guide to explore the beautiful range of green hills known as The Howgills, and the pretty countryside surrounding them. From the village of Ravonstonedale, we walk up into the hills to the high points …

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Beginners Jewellery Enamelling

Sunday, 25 August 2019
Malham Tarn Field Centre, Malham Tarn Field Centre, BD24 9PU

A one day workshop exploring two different enamelling processes on copper, allowing us to experiment with colour pattern and surface texture. Emily Knight will guide you through each stage by demonstrating each enamelling process as well as some of her own experimental mark making techniques, that she has developed within her work.

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St Matthews Stalling Busk Flower Festival

Sunday, 25 August 2019
St Matthews Stalling Busk, St Matthews Church, DL8 3DH

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As summer slowly comes to an end, join us to celebrate this wonderful season at St Matthews Church Flower Festival . This year’s theme is ‘ All Things Bright and Beautiful’. The Church will be open from Saturday August 24th until Monday August 26th between 10.30am and 4.30pm for refreshments and gentle perusal of the …

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Meet the Governor

Sunday, 25 August 2019
Skipton Castle, , BD23 1AW

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Come and meet Sir John Mallory Governor of Skipton Castle during the English Civil War Hear about the castle’s siege and skirmishes its garrison have already fought and how the King’s cause is faring in Yorkshire.

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Events calendar

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