Kettlewell with Starbotton Village Website
  • Kettlewell with Starbotton
    Community Website
  • Kettlewell with Starbotton
    Community Website

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  • 31 July - 2 Aug: ROAD CLOSURE
    Conistone Road Kettlewell will be closed from 9.30am - 15.30pm on Tuesday 31st July, Wednesday 1st August and Thursday 2nd August. This is for surface dressing.
    The concerts, 'From Classics to Contemporary' take place on Friday 27th July at Hubberholme and Saturday 28th July at St Margaret's, Threshfield. Both start at 7.30pm. Admission is £7 including light refreshments. Admission for children is free. Tickets are available from Stella Perrott on 01756 761320 or email
  • 5 Aug 18: 2pm Kettlewell Village Hall
    Please join our workshop to help spruce up the village scarecrows. You can pick up helpful hints, spare parts and finishing touches for your own creations. If you have any 'jumble'clothes for the workshop, please leave them in the green Scarecrow bin at the back of the Village Hall.
  • 11 Aug 18: 5.30pm 'MUSIC FOR A SUMMER EVENING'
    Fund Raising event for Hubberholme Church. Saturday 11th August at 5.30pm for 6pm DALEGARTH GARDENS BUCKDEN. TICKETS £10 to include a light supper and drink and musical entertainment. For tickets ring Megan 01756 760399 orn Josie 01756 761154 Tickets are limited so ring soon.
    Volunteers needed to ensure a successful festival. Please contact the following people if you can spare a 2 hour shift – or more.
    Car parking Paul Hatton 07710 126174
    Stalls Melanie Thornton 761685
    Village Hall refreshments Verina Bishop 760235, Jennifer Cuthbert 760224
    Baking Sue Nelson 760887
  • 25 - 29 Aug 18: 11.00am-5.00pm daily. Buckden Art Exhibition, Buckden Village Institute
  • 02 Sep 18: 1.30 - 4pm Kettlewell & District Horticultural Annual Show will be held in Kettlewell Village Hall on Sunday, 2nd September from 1.30 - 4pm. Fruit, vegetables, flowers, plants, art (including photography), confectionery, preserves, homemade booze, flower arranging, handicrafts, eggs and children's sections. Surely something for everyone! Hard copies of schedules at Village Shop and Hostel Post Office.
  • 21 Sep 18: 7.30pm A Journey with Simon Armitage
    This is a rare opportunity to join Simon for an evening of readings from his prose and poetry on the theme of 'Journeys' in the intimate space of the Octagon, Grassington. Simon will also be happy to answer questions and sign books. The Grove Bookshop, Ilkley will be selling some of Simon's publications on the evening. TICKETS: £15.50/£17.50 UWALS members/non-members. Book in advance by telephoning 01756 770051/770350 or email:
  • 13 Oct 18: 7.30pm 'An Evening of Music for Autumn'
    Four of the prestigious Royal Northern College of Music's most accomplished students will be performing a programme of autumnal music at The Octagon, Grassington on SATURDAY 13th OCTOBER starting at 7.30pm. Tickets are available by telephoning 01756 770051/550 or emailing Tickets: £9/£11 UWALS members/non-members
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The village of Kettlewell and the hamlet of Starbotton form the parish of Kettlewell with Starbotton, centred around St Mary's Church in Kettlewell. The parish lies in beautiful Upper Wharfedale in the Yorkshire Dales National Park, with its stunning limestone scenery. We are a thriving community and it is a delightful place to visit with plenty of places to eat, drink and stay. This website provides valuable information and a notice board for both residents and visitors.

About the area

Where To Stay

The area has several hotels and pubs, beautiful campsites, several bed and breakfasts and many holiday cottages to let.

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Where To Eat

Whether it is a cooked breakfast, an evening meal, lunch at one of the tearooms or a take-away pizza, there is plenty of choice available

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What to Do

The area is surrounded by a wide range of places to visit - castles, museums, children's activities and many natural beauty spots

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