Old Events

Location: Skipton, Sat 13 Dec 2014 (20:00)

Come and celebrate Christmas with the Settle-Carlisle Railway on the special Christmas Carols & Ale train.  Based on the popular summer format, the train will leave Skipton on Saturday 13 December at 8pm, making a return journey to Ribblehead which will arrive back in Skipton at 9.38pm...

Location: Settle Station, Sat 13 Dec 2014 (10:00)

A chance for both members and the public to come and meet committee members, visit the preserved signal box and make purchases at the FoSCL shop.

There will be live music, sherry and mince pies plus good company so please come along and join us between 10.00am and 15.30pm.

Location: Coniston Hotel, Coniston Cold, Sat 29 Nov 2014 (11:30)

The 2014 FoSCL Christmas lunch will be held at the Coniston Hotel on Saturday 29 November.  A coach to the hotel will leave Settle Station at 11.10am, returning after lunch in time to catch afternoon trains to Leeds and Carlisle.  The cost is £25 per person plus £5 each for...

Location: Folly Museum, Settle, Fri 17 Oct 2014 (19:30)

Tunstill's Men: the story of the Settle Company of Volunteers in WW1, a talk by Dr Bill Smith.

Also on display till 2nd November is Rev Peter Berry's model of Settle Railway Station showing the departure of Tunstill's volunteers.

Location: Folly Museum, Settle, Sun 14 Sep 2014 (12:30 - 16:30)

14th Sept will be Heritage Open Day at the Folly, so from 12.30 to 4.30 our doors will be open to all free of charge.

To celebrate the 25th anniversary of the saving of the Settle-Carlisle line, the permanent displays in the railway room have been enhanced by an exhibition of work by the...

Location: Folly Museum, Settle, Fri 29 Aug 2014 (19:00)

We have a railway room at the Folly Museum, Settle, which largely due to the help of the 'Friends' is a brilliant display of the Settle Carlisle railway. This year being the 25th anniversary of the saving of the line there are lots of extras in there, the late Derek Soames's family...

Location: Appleby-in-Westmorland, Fri 15 Aug 2014 (All day) - Sun 17 Aug 2014 (All day)

The Midland Hotel, Appleby, is holding a Real Ale Festival from 15th to 17th August.  See http://www.themidlandhotelappleby.co.uk/ for details.

Location: St Mary's Church, Mallerstang, Sun 27 Jul 2014 (10:30)

The annual Railway Remembrance Service will take place on Sunday 27 July at 10.30am in St Mary's, Mallerstang.  As well as honouring those who died during the construction of the railway in the area, it will also be an opportunity to remember The Revd. Canon Bill Greetham and to mark...

Location: Skipton to Ribblehead, Sat 12 Jul 2014 (20:00)

On Saturday 12 July the 'sausage special' will run to Ribblehead leaving Skipton at 20.00 and returning there at 21.38
There will be music, ale and freshly barbecued sausages at Ribblehead Station.
Enquiries to 01729 825888

Location: Dent Village, Fri 27 Jun 2014 (All day) - Sun 29 Jun 2014 (All day)

Celebrating 25 Years of Saving the Settle-Carlisle Railway
Dentdale Music and Beer Festival and the Friends of Settle-Carlisle Line will be coming together to celebrate the 25th Anniversary of the saving of the Settle-Carlisle Railway. We are proud to announce that the...