• 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
An introductory letter from Rathmell's new vicar, Julie Clarkson

Hello Let me introduce myself. I’m Julie and I’m the (recently licensed) Priest-in-Charge at Settle, Giggleswick, Rathmell with Wigglesworth. Although I will be living in Settle itself, I’m so thrilled to be part of your community and am looking forward…

REVIVAL of the FITTEST - Rock'n'Roll in't Readin' Room

Settle’s cover stars, Survival of the Fittest (featuring Gooselands’ own Keith Mothersdale on guitar) bring the swingin’ sounds of the 60s, 70s, and 80s to the Reading Room on Saturday the 1st Feb. This top pop combo are known and…

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…

The Christmas Tree Festival

The Church in Rathmell was spectacularly decorated with Christmas Trees over the weekend of the 7th/8th December 2019.

Sunday 15th December - Christmas lunch at Rathmell Old School

Beef or turkey in yorkshire pudding or vegetable wellington! And a raffle for one of three hampers! Whether you missed the Reading Room Christmas party the night before, or went to it AND JUST COULDN”T GET ENOUGH OF RATHMELL, this…

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…

Thursday Club Christmas Party, at Coniston Cold
John Harrison talks to Margaret Swift

This is the first in a series of chat/interviews with Rathmell residents that we’re planning to record and add to the website. We’re sure you’ll agree that there is no-one better qualified than John Harrison to start the series off!

Invitation The Churchwardens of Settle, Giggleswick & Rathmell with Wigglesworth have much pleasure in inviting The Parishioners of Rathmell and Wigglesworth to the Licensing by The Right Reverend Dr Helen-Ann Hartley, Bishop of Ripon and The Venerable Jonathan Gough, Archdeacon…