A Quarter for a Quarter

Bells at Grinton

  • 21 June 2017
  • Author: Janet
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A Quarter for a Quarter

A quarter peal was rung to celebrate a 25th (quarter century) birthday - and the installation of two new bells - as part of the Swaledale Festival.

The Swaledale Festival is in full (and uproarious) swing

The Swaledale Festival is in full (and uproarious) swing

The two-week festival of music, arts and walking launched on Friday 26 May with the opening of JAZZ! – a vibrant art exhibition by primary and secondary pupils at The Station gallery in Richmond.  

Shop at the Co-op to help Swaledale Festival

Leyburn Co-op members can help raise funds

  • 12 May 2017
  • Author: Janet
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Shop at the Co-op to help Swaledale Festival

How your shopping can support the work of the Swaledale Festival by using the Co-op.

Swaledale Festival online booking opens

Swaledale Festival online booking opens

Online booking for the 2017 Swaledale Festival opened on Monday 27 March. 

The award-winning festival of music, arts and walking, now in its 46th year,  takes place from 27 May to 10 June - mainly in charming village churches and halls dotted around the breathtaking landscape of the three northernmost Yorkshire Dales - Swaledale, Wensleydale and Arkengarthdale. 

Swaledale Festival: Malcolm Creese’s 10th year as Artistic Director

Swaledale Festival: Malcolm Creese’s 10th year as Artistic Director

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.  

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