The Richard Whiteley Theatre is located approximately 20 minutes walk from both Settle train station and Giggleswick train station. Settle station can be reached on the line between Leeds and Carlisle. Giggleswick station can be reached on the line between Leeds and Lancaster & Morecambe. Connections from these stations are available to all corners of UK and internationally with Eurostar.
Click here to visit the Northern Rail website for timetables to Settle & Giggleswick.
Click here to visit to see Kirkby Lonsdale Coaches timetables for the Skipton – Settle service. Details of connecting services from Skipton can be found on the North Yorkshire County Council website. This service stops in Settle Market Place. The Richard Whiteley Theatre is a 15 minute walk from here.
The No 11 bus service operates from Horton in Ribblesdale to Tosside via Settle.
Kirkby Lonsdale Coaches operate the 581 bus service from Kirkby Lonsdale to Settle stopping in both Giggleswick and Settle.
National Express Coaches operate a twice daily service to and from Skipton via Leeds and terminating in London. Details of this service can found here.
There are three main taxi firms serving the Settle area. Pre-Booking is always recommended:
Stainforth Private Hire – 01729 824888
Austwick Taxis – 015242 51364
Settle Taxis – 01729 822219
Incorporating many areas of outstanding natural beauty Malhamdale makes for a full day of exploration and discovery. The stunning Malham Cove and Tarn a short walks from the village of Malham itself. Featured in the last Harry Potter adventure this unique landscape makes for an interesting visit for all the family! A haven for climbers, cavers, walkers. mountain bikers, relax in and refresh in the many local pubs and cafes after a hard day on the fells!
Walking in the Dales
The Yorkshire Dales is a fabulous place to go walking whether you are looking for a gentle stroll besides one of the many rivers, or you are looking for a hike on a wild and empty moorland. If you find walking a challenge or your group includes a wheelchair or buggy then don’t be put off there will be something for you! If your navigation is not up to scratch or you are not a confident walker, you can always join a guided walk or take one of the suggested short walks which are based around village centres.
Settle Victoria Hall
Running a varied mix of community, amature and proffesional events throughout the course of a year, Settle Victoria Hall sits right at the heart of the community. If your at a loose end why not check out the weekly Indoor Market from 9.00-3.30 every Tuesday.