According to the Craven District Council website the planning application by Francmanis Properties for three houses on Hesley Lane was withdrawn on Monday 7th October 2013. No reason was given.

We watch our Alan Gibson of Melbrae Cottage in Rathmell continue his acting career as he now sings in the new Lotto advert. He is on right at the beginning of the advert so you have to be quick. Ooh…

The Reynolds family achieve National Award for The Traddock Hotel, Austwick

On Monday 7th October 2013 the Reynolds family travelled to London to receive the Country Hotel of the Year Award from the Good Hotel Guide for The Traddock at Austwick. The award is a Cesar award for the 10 best hotels…

Sad news about our Rathmell Rovers Reporter

I received the sad news on the 2nd October that Bentley Crabtree had passed away.  He was a great little character in the village and will be sadly missed by both human and canine friends. He worked as a Reporter…

Elaine would like to thank Rathmell Reading Room Committee for the use of the Reading Room and the Facilities. A Special Thanks must go to The People of Rathmell for their Support. Rathmell Village raised £411-37p for Macmillan Nurses.

There will be a Parish Meeting in the Reading Room on Tuesday 1st October at 7.30pm to discuss, amongst other things, the planning application for a proposal to build 3 houses on Hesley Lane. The agenda for this meeting can…

A Puppy Training course focusing on the common problems of recall, lead walking and general coverage of communication between you and your dog will be held in Rathmell Reading Room every Wednesday for 6 weeks starting Wed 2nd October. £40…

“Christmas is Coming “

“Oh no it isn’t”, but the four legged friends of Rathmell say, “Oh yes it is” and they have done their best by creating the easiest and most useful present you can buy now and reduce the pressure once the…

Rathmell Rovers Calendar 2014

Hot off the presses the new calendar is now here and available for purchase. It is on sale today (Sat 17th Aug) in the Reading Room between 10.00am  and midday and also at ‘Art in the Pen’ at Skipton Auction…

Happy Birthday Veronica!

You may have thought the Scots were invading Rathmell on Thursday 8th August – Veronica Trueman of College Fold certainly got a surprise when she looked out of her window to find a piper on her lawn playing ‘Happy Birthday’….