After last year’s successful event the Reading Room Committee are holding another Country & Western Evening on Saturday 21 October 2017 at 7.30pm. Entertainment by Robert Haygarth & Zimmer. Tickets: Adults £8.00 Children £4.00. Including Pie & Peas supper. (Bring…

A swift response is required from all Rathmell inhabitants to a short questionnaire regarding the future use of the land, buildings and assets at Rathmell School. Following the closure of the Primary School last month, the School Trustees are entrusted…

The World’s Largest Coffee Morning in aid of Macmillan Nurses will be held at Rathmell Reading Room on Saturday 30th September 2017 9-30am to 12-30. There will be a Cake Stall, Book & Gift Stall and a raffle. Homemade Refreshments…

Beetle Drive –  Friday 8 September

We enjoyed the Beetle drive last Friday – with thanks to Ian & Edith for organising the event, with refreshments to complete the evening.  Here are a few photos showing the winners – one high and one low – but…

Rathmell   Wigglesworth   Tosside   Long Gill Each Village Hall will be open from 1.00-4.00pm to sell snacks.  Free drinks will be served at Long Gill! Walk   Run   Ride you choose how you travel between the villages;…

If you have a few minutes to spare please read Rathmell’s representation re The Craven Local Plan. It can be found on the Parish Council Page of this website. It is open for discussion at the next Ribble Bank Parish…

Reminder: the next meeting of Ribble Banks Parish Council is Tuesday 18th July, Wigglesworth Community Centre 7.30pm Agenda and previous meeting minutes are on the Parish Council Page of this website. An important item to be added to the AGENDA…

Crystal & Gem Roadshow. A talk & presentation will be given by Robert W.Wood D.Hp on Crystals Fact or Fiction, who has written books on the subject. A display of items will be on show and be available to purchase…

OPEN FARM AT CAPPLESIDE FARM RATHMELL 2017; a great success… see the photos!!

On Sunday 11th June Cappleside Farm joined in the National Open Farm Sunday event. This was the third year the farm had opened its gates and welcomed visitors on to the farm. As in previous years the open day ran from 10am…

Brocklands Woodland Burial Wins National People’s Award

Brocklands Woodland Burial has been named the Best Natural Burial Ground in North Britain in the Annual People’s Awards made by The Natural Death Centre. The region includes Northern England and all of Scotland, and thus a large part of…