Nidderdale AONB Heritage Events Autumn 2014

We have received the following:

There are a number of heritage events coming up over the next few weeks which we thought you may be interested in. Details are below and full details of some of the events can be found in the attached documents.

First World War & Nidderdale AONB Commemorative Walkfull details

Saturday 20 September, 10am to 4pm

Join us to commemorate the First World War at this special centenary event. Events and activities throughout the day will form the backdrop to a walking party who will ‘walk in the footsteps of the Leeds Pals’, taking the same route the Leeds Pals took 100 years ago from The Old Station in Masham to their training camp in Colsterdale.

At: Masham and Fearby


Caring for your historic building – an event for owners and occupiers of historic buildingsfull details and booking form

Saturday 27, 10am to 5pm

An interactive day with talks, demonstrations and a guided walk. A joint event with the Yorkshire Dales National Park Authority.

At: West Burton Village Hall, DL8 4JY

Cost: £15 per person (includes buffet lunch and refreshments)

Booking essential


 WW1 & Nidderdale AONB: WEA (Workers’ Educational Association) Nidderdale Branch Day School on WW1

Saturday 4 October, 10am to 4pm

A day of talks and workshops on ‘Voices from the Home Front in history and writing’. All welcome.

At: Summerbridge Church.

Cost: £18 for the day including lunch or £10 without lunch.

Booking essential – please book via Ros Wade, Nidderdale WEA, on 01423 712132.


Heritage Forum full details and booking form

Friday 10th October, 10am to 4pm

A day of talks and workshops exploring the First World War, and its effect on the landscape and communities of the AONB. There will also be stands and displays by local heritage groups. This event is open to anyone with an interest in the heritage of Nidderdale AONB.

At: Fearby & Healey Village Hall.

Cost: £5 per person

(includes refreshments and a buffet lunch)

Booking essential – you can also book online at


Aislabie Walk

Saturday 18 October, 9am to 5pm

Join Paul Mosley, Hackfall Officer, for a 12 mile circular walk along part of ‘The Aislabie Walk’, which links the designed landscapes at Studley Royal and Hackfall. Starting from and ending at Studley in the south, the walk will go just beyond Galphay in the north taking in some fascinating heritage sites in between. Dogs welcome. Please bring a packed lunch or money for a pub lunch at the Galphay Inn.

Meet: Lakeside car park (Deer Park) at Studley Royal (approx. £3 for the day or free to NT members).

Cost: £5 per adult, under 16s free.

Booking essential – book online at


Leanne Fox
AONB Information Officer (Mon-Thurs)
Nidderdale AONB
The Old Workhouse
King Street, Pateley Bridge,

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