• Rathmell
    Rathmell Village
  • Rathmell Reading Room
  • Tractor at sunrise in Ribble fields
  • Rathmell Beck in Lumb Brig Woods
  • Holy Trinity Church, Rathmell
  • Organic meadow in Rathmell
  • Back Lane in Summer sunshine
  • Chestnut Tree at Field House
  • Double rainbow over Gooselands
photo by Phil Simnett

IMPORTANT (17 Nov): this much-anticipated photography evening has been rescheduled and will now take place on Friday 10th January 2020. If you’ve already got a ticket for the original date (November 23rd), it will of course be valid for the…

14th Dec 2019 - Rathmell Village Christmas Party at the Reading Room

Join us for the Rathmell village Christmas party on Saturday 14th December, at 7 for 7.30pm. We’ll be having a three-course meal and as in recent years, Lucy is cooking for us, and there’ll be a soup, followed by cold…

pre-booking required

Rathmell Remembers - Remembrance Sunday service, 10th November 2019

Photos by Margaret Swift

Open to members of the Thursday Club

The Annual General Meeting of the Reading Room Committee is open to all, and especially to anyone who’d like to join the committee and take part in organising our calendar of events.

The committee represents various different organisations and interests in the village as well as including those people able and willing to devote their time to Reading Room matters.  Chairman: Rosemary Rees Vice-Chairman: Ian Wright Treasurer: John Ketchell Minuting secretary: Alison…

Flower Arranging Demonstration by Catkins

Settle florist Catkins graces Rathmell Reading Room once again to give a demonstration of flower arranging techniques. The bouquets and flower displays assembled during the demonstration will be the prizes in a raffle at the event, with all proceeds going…

The next social lunch at Rathmell Old School takes place on Sunday October the 20th. As usual, roast beef sandwich (or a vegetarian option), chips and salad + a pot of tea is £5. Cakes/puddings £1. All welcome!