In October 2007 Malcolm Creese took up the post of Artistic Director of the Swaledale Festival. Under his stewardship the Festival has received several local, national and international awards, and ticket sales have grown by three times.
Malcolm Creese succeeds as a bell-ringer.
Elizabeth Bedford has been appointed to take the place of the late John Borland as Chairman of the Friends of Swaledale festival
Sad loss of John Borland.