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Saturday 7th December

Thursday 12th September 2019 - Tuesday 31st December 2019

Dairy Days started on Thursday 12th September and continues until Tuesday 31st December

Exhibition celebrating Wensleydale’s dairying heritage, continues until 31st December

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Friday 18th October 2019 - Saturday 1st February 2020

Colour and Light (Mondays to Saturdays only) started on Friday 18th October and continues until Saturday 1st February

This exhibition presents the art and influence of the Scottish Colourists centred on masterpieces from the renowned Fleming Collection, the finest collection of Scottish art outside public museums and institutions.

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Wednesday 30th October 2019 - Friday 3rd January 2020

Weaving Water Woven Land started on Wednesday 30th October and continues until Friday 3rd January

British Tapestry Group :  Scottish Regional Group

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Wednesday 30th October 2019 - Wednesday 1st January 2020 10:30am - 4:00pm

Traces – Quilt Art started on Wednesday 30th October and continues until Wednesday 1st January

‘Traces’ explores the themes of memory and the power of stitch. It was inspired by the life and textile art of Mary Fogg, a founder member of the group and influential quilt artist, who died in 2016 at the age of 95.

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Saturday 2nd November 2019 - Wednesday 1st January 2020

Hidden Hedgerows – Ruth Clayton started on Saturday 2nd November and continues until Wednesday 1st January

Ruth likes to experiment with many techniques in watercolour to capture the jewel like quality of berries and flowers found in Cumbria’s many hedgerows.

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Saturday 7th December 2019

DENT FOLK CAROLS WEEKEND

Saturday 7th December 2019 10:00am - 4:00pm

Steam Trains

Santa Event – Stainmore Railway Company

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Saturday 7th December 2019 10:00am - 11:00am

Swimming Club – Open Recreation

10-11 am Open Recreation

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Saturday 7th December 2019 10:00am - 4:00pm

Santa Event – Steam hauled trains

Saturday 7th December 2019 10:00am

St Andrews Dent Coffee Morning

Saturday 7th December 2019 12:00pm - 4:00pm

Ravenstonedale Christmas Fair

Sunday 8th December

Sunday 8th December 2019 3:30pm

Christmas Concert

Sunday 8th December 2019 5:00pm

ADVENT CAROL SERVICE

ALL WELCOME .   A service of lessons and carols along the lines of the famous King’s College service on Christmas Eve – almost the same as the School’s  Carol Service a few days later at the end of term at which only parents can be squeezed in.

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Tuesday 10th December

Tuesday 10th December 2019 6:30pm - 8:30pm

Swimming Club

6.30-7.30 Children and Juniors

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Tuesday 10th December 2019 7:00pm

Domino Drive

Mince Pies and Refreshments

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Tuesday 10th December 2019 7:30pm

Living Christmas Concert

Wednesday 11th December

Wednesday 11th December 2019 10:00am - 3:00pm

MARKET DAY

Wednesday 11th December 2019 10:45am - 11:15am

Mobile Bank – Dent

Wednesday 11th December 2019 11:30am - 12:30pm

Mobile Bank – Sedbergh

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Wednesday 11th December 2019 7:30pm

History Society – Some areas have stone circles, some like the Howgills do not

An illustrated talk on stone circles and their locations  by Tom Clare.

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Thursday 12th December

Thursday 12th December 2019

GENERAL ELECTION

Friday 13th December

Friday 13th December 2019 6:00pm

Happily Ever After

Christmas Panto full of fun and laughter.A hilarious adventure in Pantoland to find the lost heart of Christmas before disaster strikes!   With lots of panto characters, lots of puppets and a nativity too!   Small charge for refreshments.   Brought to you by the Western Dales Mission

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Friday 13th December 2019 6:30pm - 7:30pm

Swimming Club

Adult swimming squad

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Saturday 14th December

Saturday 14th December 2019 9:30am - 3:00pm

ARTISAN MARKET

The best crafts and food local producers can make

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Saturday 14th December 2019 10:00am - 11:00am

Swimming Club – Open Recreation

10-11 am  Open recreation

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Saturday 14th December 2019 7:00pm

Five in a Bar Concert

Five in a Bar sing a ne selection of Yule-tide songs from around the world to celebrate this magical season.   Proceeds supporting Farfield |Mill

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Sunday 15th December

Sunday 15th December 2019

Dent Pre-School Christmas Fair

Mulled Wine, games, homemade cakes, craft stalls, tombola, raffle.   Pre-school calendars.   Hot turkey buns with all the trimmings

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Sunday 15th December 2019 11:00am

Space for Stillness

Sunday 15th December 2019 11:00am - 1:00pm

Winter Solstice Meditation

Thursday 19th December

Thursday 19th December 2019 7:00pm

Domino Drive

Sunday 22nd December

Sunday 22nd December 2019

MINI MARKET CLOSES

Sunday 22nd December 2019 4:30pm

Walking Nativity

Western Dales Mission Community.

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Sunday 22nd December 2019 6:00pm

Carol Service

Tuesday 24th December

Tuesday 24th December 2019 11:00pm

Midnight Service

Wednesday 25th December

Wednesday 25th December 2019

No Market

Wednesday 25th December 2019 10:30am

Christmas Family Communion

Tuesday 31st December

Thursday 12th September 2019 - Tuesday 31st December 2019

Dairy Days started on Thursday 12th September and ends on this day

Exhibition celebrating Wensleydale’s dairying heritage, continues until 31st December

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Wednesday 1st January

Friday 18th October 2019 - Saturday 1st February 2020

Colour and Light (Mondays to Saturdays only) started on Friday 18th October and continues until Saturday 1st February

This exhibition presents the art and influence of the Scottish Colourists centred on masterpieces from the renowned Fleming Collection, the finest collection of Scottish art outside public museums and institutions.

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Wednesday 30th October 2019 - Friday 3rd January 2020

Weaving Water Woven Land started on Wednesday 30th October and continues until Friday 3rd January

British Tapestry Group :  Scottish Regional Group

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Saturday 2nd November 2019 - Wednesday 1st January 2020

Hidden Hedgerows – Ruth Clayton started on Saturday 2nd November and ends on this day

Ruth likes to experiment with many techniques in watercolour to capture the jewel like quality of berries and flowers found in Cumbria’s many hedgerows.

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Wednesday 30th October 2019 - Wednesday 1st January 2020 10:30am - 4:00pm

Traces – Quilt Art started on Wednesday 30th October and ends on this day

‘Traces’ explores the themes of memory and the power of stitch. It was inspired by the life and textile art of Mary Fogg, a founder member of the group and influential quilt artist, who died in 2016 at the age of 95.

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Wednesday 1st January 2020

No Market

Wednesday 1st January 2020

New Year’s Day at the Dalesman

Locally farmed menus cooked all day with music from Joseph Kirkbride

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Friday 3rd January

Wednesday 30th October 2019 - Friday 3rd January 2020

Weaving Water Woven Land started on Wednesday 30th October and ends on this day

British Tapestry Group :  Scottish Regional Group

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Tuesday 14th January

Tuesday 14th January 2020 7:30pm

Domino Drive

Wednesday 15th January

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Wednesday 15th January 2020 7:30pm

History Society – Icehouses and the international trade in ice

An illustrated talk by Rob David on icehouses and the international trade in ice in the ninetenth century .

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Friday 17th January

Friday 17th January 2020 1:30pm

Mixed Media – Art Society

Friday 17th January 2020 7:30pm

Domino Drive – Barbon Agricultural Society

Raffle and Refreshments

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Saturday 18th January

Saturday 18th January 2020 10:00am

Painting Day – Art Society

Saturday 18th January 2020 - Sunday 8th March 2020 10:30am - 4:00pm

Alchemy – TAG (Textile Art Group) starts and continues until Sunday 8th March

The dictionary defines alchemy as the process of taking something ordinary and turning it into something extraordinary.

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Saturday 18th January 2020 - Sunday 8th March 2020 10:30am - 4:00pm

Patterns from the Past – The Point Paper Company starts and continues until Sunday 8th March

Prior to the advent of computers, drawings of woven textile pattern were translated by craftsmen onto special graph paper called point papers. These detailed drawings were then read by textile technicians, who cut the weaving instruction cards that were to be placed onto the looms. ‘Patterns from the Past’ shows a selection of designs of this now historical textile craft.

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Saturday 25th January

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Saturday 25th January 2020 7:00pm

Burns Night at the People’s Hall

A Grand Haggis Supper and dancing

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Wednesday 29th January

Wednesday 29th January 2020 9:30am - 12:00pm

Yoga Brunch at the Malabar

A beautiful morning flow and restorative practice followed  by brunch.    Join Yoga teachers  Carol Downing and Karen Newis

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Saturday 1st February

Saturday 18th January 2020 - Sunday 8th March 2020 10:30am - 4:00pm

Alchemy – TAG (Textile Art Group) started on Saturday 18th January and continues until Sunday 8th March

The dictionary defines alchemy as the process of taking something ordinary and turning it into something extraordinary.

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Saturday 18th January 2020 - Sunday 8th March 2020 10:30am - 4:00pm

Patterns from the Past – The Point Paper Company started on Saturday 18th January and continues until Sunday 8th March

Prior to the advent of computers, drawings of woven textile pattern were translated by craftsmen onto special graph paper called point papers. These detailed drawings were then read by textile technicians, who cut the weaving instruction cards that were to be placed onto the looms. ‘Patterns from the Past’ shows a selection of designs of this now historical textile craft.

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Friday 18th October 2019 - Saturday 1st February 2020

Colour and Light (Mondays to Saturdays only) started on Friday 18th October and ends on this day

This exhibition presents the art and influence of the Scottish Colourists centred on masterpieces from the renowned Fleming Collection, the finest collection of Scottish art outside public museums and institutions.

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Wednesday 5th February

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Wednesday 5th February 2020 7:30pm

History Society – Markets to Supermarkets: 200 years of shopping in the North West

A talk by Mike Winstanley on the various types of shops, including markets, which have appeared and disappeared over the last 200 years with illustrated examples from the North West

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Wednesday 19th February

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Wednesday 19th February 2020 7:30pm

History Society – A little of the History of our twin town Zereče in Slovenia

An illustrated talk by Graham Dalton about the history of Zereče by members of the town who have visited it.

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Sunday 1st March

Saturday 18th January 2020 - Sunday 8th March 2020 10:30am - 4:00pm

Alchemy – TAG (Textile Art Group) started on Saturday 18th January and continues until Sunday 8th March

The dictionary defines alchemy as the process of taking something ordinary and turning it into something extraordinary.

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Saturday 18th January 2020 - Sunday 8th March 2020 10:30am - 4:00pm

Patterns from the Past – The Point Paper Company started on Saturday 18th January and continues until Sunday 8th March

Prior to the advent of computers, drawings of woven textile pattern were translated by craftsmen onto special graph paper called point papers. These detailed drawings were then read by textile technicians, who cut the weaving instruction cards that were to be placed onto the looms. ‘Patterns from the Past’ shows a selection of designs of this now historical textile craft.

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Wednesday 4th March

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Wednesday 4th March 2020 7:30pm

History Society – Thorns, Ribblehead: an anatomy of a deserted settlement

An illustrated talk by David Johnson on the excavation of Thorns hamlet in Ribblesdale .

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Sunday 8th March

Saturday 18th January 2020 - Sunday 8th March 2020 10:30am - 4:00pm

Alchemy – TAG (Textile Art Group) started on Saturday 18th January and ends on this day

The dictionary defines alchemy as the process of taking something ordinary and turning it into something extraordinary.

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Saturday 18th January 2020 - Sunday 8th March 2020 10:30am - 4:00pm

Patterns from the Past – The Point Paper Company started on Saturday 18th January and ends on this day

Prior to the advent of computers, drawings of woven textile pattern were translated by craftsmen onto special graph paper called point papers. These detailed drawings were then read by textile technicians, who cut the weaving instruction cards that were to be placed onto the looms. ‘Patterns from the Past’ shows a selection of designs of this now historical textile craft.

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Wednesday 11th March

Wednesday 11th March 2020 - Thursday 7th May 2020 10:30am - 4:00pm

Between Earth And Water – E M Lafuente starts and continues until Thursday 7th May

Exploring the stillness and the motion in water and earth as two elements present not only in nature but in ourselves. With this work Elisa shows the constant interaction between the quietness and movement in emotions, memories, thoughts and other events we experience every single moment. This insight takes the form of Landscapes and Seascape which is embodied in her whole process of, “Where what is seen outside and felt inside merge in a painting”

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Wednesday 11th March 2020 - Tuesday 5th May 2020 10:30am - 4:00pm

Unlocked – Andrew Burns Colwill starts and continues until Tuesday 5th May

This new exhibition of Andrew Burns Colwill’s is subtle, reflective, not obvious – a viewer has to work at his painting and is rewarded with hidden insights, environmental, political and social commentary and humour.

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Wednesday 18th March

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Wednesday 18th March 2020 7:30pm

History Society – The many worlds of Adam Sedgwick

An illustrated talk by Robert Fox examining the life and achievements of Professor Adam Sedgwick, born in Dent

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Thursday 19th March

Thursday 19th March 2020 - Sunday 17th May 2020 10:30am - 5:00pm

Periods in Landscape – Timothy Forster starts and continues until Sunday 17th May

‘Periods in Landscape’ is an ongoing series that explores the unique rhythm between inhabiting and observing a particular landscape. Through self-propelled adventures, Timothy asks how the physical and mental demands of ultra-running, fell running and through hiking inhabit the art of sketching.

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Wednesday 1st April

Wednesday 11th March 2020 - Thursday 7th May 2020 10:30am - 4:00pm

Between Earth And Water – E M Lafuente started on Wednesday 11th March and continues until Thursday 7th May

Exploring the stillness and the motion in water and earth as two elements present not only in nature but in ourselves. With this work Elisa shows the constant interaction between the quietness and movement in emotions, memories, thoughts and other events we experience every single moment. This insight takes the form of Landscapes and Seascape which is embodied in her whole process of, “Where what is seen outside and felt inside merge in a painting”

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Wednesday 11th March 2020 - Tuesday 5th May 2020 10:30am - 4:00pm

Unlocked – Andrew Burns Colwill started on Wednesday 11th March and continues until Tuesday 5th May

This new exhibition of Andrew Burns Colwill’s is subtle, reflective, not obvious – a viewer has to work at his painting and is rewarded with hidden insights, environmental, political and social commentary and humour.

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Thursday 19th March 2020 - Sunday 17th May 2020 10:30am - 5:00pm

Periods in Landscape – Timothy Forster started on Thursday 19th March and continues until Sunday 17th May

‘Periods in Landscape’ is an ongoing series that explores the unique rhythm between inhabiting and observing a particular landscape. Through self-propelled adventures, Timothy asks how the physical and mental demands of ultra-running, fell running and through hiking inhabit the art of sketching.

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Saturday 25th April

Saturday 25th April 2020 1:00pm - 4:30pm

Sedbergh Spring Show 2020

The annual Spring Show is a wonderful display of the talents of Sedbergh people with exhibits of crafts, home produce, flowers, photographs and artwork, as well as entries from local schools. Musical entertainment is provided by the town band, and there are homemade refreshments available.

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Friday 1st May

Wednesday 11th March 2020 - Thursday 7th May 2020 10:30am - 4:00pm

Between Earth And Water – E M Lafuente started on Wednesday 11th March and continues until Thursday 7th May

Exploring the stillness and the motion in water and earth as two elements present not only in nature but in ourselves. With this work Elisa shows the constant interaction between the quietness and movement in emotions, memories, thoughts and other events we experience every single moment. This insight takes the form of Landscapes and Seascape which is embodied in her whole process of, “Where what is seen outside and felt inside merge in a painting”

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Wednesday 11th March 2020 - Tuesday 5th May 2020 10:30am - 4:00pm

Unlocked – Andrew Burns Colwill started on Wednesday 11th March and continues until Tuesday 5th May

This new exhibition of Andrew Burns Colwill’s is subtle, reflective, not obvious – a viewer has to work at his painting and is rewarded with hidden insights, environmental, political and social commentary and humour.

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Thursday 19th March 2020 - Sunday 17th May 2020 10:30am - 5:00pm

Periods in Landscape – Timothy Forster started on Thursday 19th March and continues until Sunday 17th May

‘Periods in Landscape’ is an ongoing series that explores the unique rhythm between inhabiting and observing a particular landscape. Through self-propelled adventures, Timothy asks how the physical and mental demands of ultra-running, fell running and through hiking inhabit the art of sketching.

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Tuesday 5th May

Wednesday 11th March 2020 - Tuesday 5th May 2020 10:30am - 4:00pm

Unlocked – Andrew Burns Colwill started on Wednesday 11th March and ends on this day

This new exhibition of Andrew Burns Colwill’s is subtle, reflective, not obvious – a viewer has to work at his painting and is rewarded with hidden insights, environmental, political and social commentary and humour.

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Thursday 7th May

Wednesday 11th March 2020 - Thursday 7th May 2020 10:30am - 4:00pm

Between Earth And Water – E M Lafuente started on Wednesday 11th March and ends on this day

Exploring the stillness and the motion in water and earth as two elements present not only in nature but in ourselves. With this work Elisa shows the constant interaction between the quietness and movement in emotions, memories, thoughts and other events we experience every single moment. This insight takes the form of Landscapes and Seascape which is embodied in her whole process of, “Where what is seen outside and felt inside merge in a painting”

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Friday 8th May

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Friday 8th May 2020

VE Day Celebration

At Sedbergh People’s Hall

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Friday 8th May 2020 - Sunday 5th July 2020 10:30am - 5:00pm

Thread Running Through by Textilia3 starts and continues until Sunday 5th July

The landscape in which we live, meet and work is a northern landscape largely shaped by cloth. Distinctive weavers cottages line the canals and perch on hillsides, tall mill chimneys dominate the valleys. We meet in a grand and richly furnished manor house created by mill owners, exhibit and seek inspiration and materials at converted mills in Yorkshire, Lancashire and Cumbria. Some of us have mill workers in our ancestry, weaving in our memories and in our blood.

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Friday 8th May 2020 7:30pm

The Fall of Berlin and the Division of Germany

Talk by Nicholas Cross on the 75th Anniversary of VE Day.   Proceeds to the Hells Fells/Rawthey Project

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Sunday 10th May

Sunday 10th May 2020 - Saturday 4th July 2020 10:30am - 5:00pm

Out of Synch – Theo Wright starts and continues until Saturday 4th July

Out of Synch is a new project in which Theo Wright takes woven design elements that are usually synchronised and look at what happens if he disrupts the design, so that these elements go “out of synch.”

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Sunday 17th May

Thursday 19th March 2020 - Sunday 17th May 2020 10:30am - 5:00pm

Periods in Landscape – Timothy Forster started on Thursday 19th March and ends on this day

‘Periods in Landscape’ is an ongoing series that explores the unique rhythm between inhabiting and observing a particular landscape. Through self-propelled adventures, Timothy asks how the physical and mental demands of ultra-running, fell running and through hiking inhabit the art of sketching.

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Monday 1st June

Friday 8th May 2020 - Sunday 5th July 2020 10:30am - 5:00pm

Thread Running Through by Textilia3 started on Friday 8th May and continues until Sunday 5th July

The landscape in which we live, meet and work is a northern landscape largely shaped by cloth. Distinctive weavers cottages line the canals and perch on hillsides, tall mill chimneys dominate the valleys. We meet in a grand and richly furnished manor house created by mill owners, exhibit and seek inspiration and materials at converted mills in Yorkshire, Lancashire and Cumbria. Some of us have mill workers in our ancestry, weaving in our memories and in our blood.

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Sunday 10th May 2020 - Saturday 4th July 2020 10:30am - 5:00pm

Out of Synch – Theo Wright started on Sunday 10th May and continues until Saturday 4th July

Out of Synch is a new project in which Theo Wright takes woven design elements that are usually synchronised and look at what happens if he disrupts the design, so that these elements go “out of synch.”

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Wednesday 3rd June

Wednesday 3rd June 2020 - Sunday 14th June 2020

Sedbergh Music Festival starts and continues until Sunday 14th June

Sedbergh’s biennial Music Festival returns to celebrate its Eleventh Birthday

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Sunday 14th June

Wednesday 3rd June 2020 - Sunday 14th June 2020

Sedbergh Music Festival started on Wednesday 3rd June and ends on this day

Sedbergh’s biennial Music Festival returns to celebrate its Eleventh Birthday

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Monday 22nd June

Monday 22nd June 2020 9:30am

The White Rose Classic Cycle Race at Dent

The White Rose Classic is the premier Dales sportive for road cyclists. Join us on Sunday 21, June, 2020. Enjoy an epic adventure with support from the all-volunteer, Ilkley Cycling Club-run Event.

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Wednesday 1st July

Friday 8th May 2020 - Sunday 5th July 2020 10:30am - 5:00pm

Thread Running Through by Textilia3 started on Friday 8th May and continues until Sunday 5th July

The landscape in which we live, meet and work is a northern landscape largely shaped by cloth. Distinctive weavers cottages line the canals and perch on hillsides, tall mill chimneys dominate the valleys. We meet in a grand and richly furnished manor house created by mill owners, exhibit and seek inspiration and materials at converted mills in Yorkshire, Lancashire and Cumbria. Some of us have mill workers in our ancestry, weaving in our memories and in our blood.

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Sunday 10th May 2020 - Saturday 4th July 2020 10:30am - 5:00pm

Out of Synch – Theo Wright started on Sunday 10th May and continues until Saturday 4th July

Out of Synch is a new project in which Theo Wright takes woven design elements that are usually synchronised and look at what happens if he disrupts the design, so that these elements go “out of synch.”

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Saturday 4th July

Sunday 10th May 2020 - Saturday 4th July 2020 10:30am - 5:00pm

Out of Synch – Theo Wright started on Sunday 10th May and ends on this day

Out of Synch is a new project in which Theo Wright takes woven design elements that are usually synchronised and look at what happens if he disrupts the design, so that these elements go “out of synch.”

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Sunday 5th July

Friday 8th May 2020 - Sunday 5th July 2020 10:30am - 5:00pm

Thread Running Through by Textilia3 started on Friday 8th May and ends on this day

The landscape in which we live, meet and work is a northern landscape largely shaped by cloth. Distinctive weavers cottages line the canals and perch on hillsides, tall mill chimneys dominate the valleys. We meet in a grand and richly furnished manor house created by mill owners, exhibit and seek inspiration and materials at converted mills in Yorkshire, Lancashire and Cumbria. Some of us have mill workers in our ancestry, weaving in our memories and in our blood.

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Friday 17th July

Friday 17th July 2020

CUMBERLAND V LANCASHIRE – inaugural National Counties Cricket fixture

Minor Counties Cricket and the Unicorns Championship has been rebranded as the National Counties for 2020 as part of an overhaul of recreational cricket promoted by the ECB.

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Sunday 19th July

Friday 24th July

Friday 24th July 2020

MANCHESTER ORIGINALS V OVAL INVINCIBLES – Women’s The Hundred Cricket

The Hundred is the title of a professional franchise 100-ball cricket tournament in England and Wales run by the ECB commencing in July 2020.[1] The league will consist of eight city-based franchise teams, each of which will field both a men’s and women’s team

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