Lancaster Singers Concert at Giggleswick Chapel

A concert entitled “Heroes and Villains” will be held at Giggleswick School Chapel on Saturday 9th June 2018 at 7.30pm. The concert, performed by the Lancaster Singers under the baton of Duncan Lloyd, will feature music from Handel and Verdi…

Rathmell Hidden Gems event raises £170.50

A walk took place on Saturday 5th May to explore some of the ‘Hidden Gems’ of Rathmell. There were two walks, one in the morning at 10.00 and the second at 2.00 in the afternoon; after each walk refreshments were…

Reading Room Pound Day raised £420

The 14th April 2018 was another very successful and enjoyable Pound Day, which raised £420 for the Reading Room. Thank you to all who donated items, to those who baked and brewed, to those manned the stalls on the day,…

PLANNED ROAD CLOSURE NOTIFICATION – B6478 Becks Brow, Wigglesworth. The Closure will be in place for a period of 1 day 23rd March 2018. The Road Closure and any associated Diversion Routes can be viewed here: https://roadworks.org?tm=105195082

Due to the weather, Dan Nelson’s talk at the Reading Room has been postponed from tonight (Friday 2nd March) to Friday 23rd March (deities and spirits of nature willing). If anyone who bought a ticket can no longer make it,…

Ribble Banks Parish Council requires the services of a Contractor for grass cutting and strimming work in the villages Halton West, Rathmell and Wigglesworth. See Parish Council page for more details

Lynne and David Wilkinson

Thank you so much for this lovely farewell message. We will be having an Open House for anyone who would like to pop into Butterfield House to join us for a drink and slice of the famous Butterfield Apple Pie…

Farewell Lynne and David Wilkinson

Next month Rathmell will be bidding farewell to two of its long-standing residents, Lynne and David Wilkinson. Lynne has lived in the village for 52 years and David for 32, but they have now decided to sell up and move…

Ribble Banks Parish Council – A brief report on our January meeting at the Reading Room This was a short meeting with nothing contentious on the agenda. The January meeting always sets the budget and precept for the year.  We…

Two Thousand Years of Shoemaking

Cordwainer Daniel Nelson will give a talk, with props, on the history of shoemaking on Friday 2nd March 2018 in the Reading Room. Tickets £5 incl. tea/coffee from Thomas Eagle (840021 or thomaspauleagle@gmail.com) or Alison Boothman (840428).