STEM Classroom opens for business at Settle Primary School

The Settle-Carlisle Railway Development Company has worked with Settle Primary School to build a STEM room in the primary school grounds. Opened on Wednesday 22nd June, the STEM room will promote science, technology, engineering, and math education, and make it accessible to local schools across the Settle-Carlisle line. Settle Primary School, working with the Settle […]

Settle-Carlisle Railway launches Summer of Fun Campaign

Today, 30th June, The Settle Carlisle Railway Development Company (SCRDC) have launched their summer of fun campaign on social media, to promote tourism along the railway line. The aim of the summer of fun campaign is to encourage tourism along the Settle-Carlisle railway, and support local businesses during the summer months. Katie Chesworth, Projects & […]

A nationwide rail strike has been called by RMT union to take place for 3 days on Tuesday 21st, Thursday 23rd and Saturday 25th of June.

Northern Trains  from Northern Railway: Customer safety is our priority, we advise you not to travel between Tuesday 21st and Sunday 26th June On strike days there will be extremely limited availability of both train crew and signalling staff and as such we will not be able to operate services on most routes. There will be […]

Collaboration for Community Rail Week 2022

Community Rail Week 2022 saw the Settle-Carlisle Railway working in collaboration with multiple community rail partnerships to share more about community rail, sustainable travel, and encouraging people to give the train a try. On the Wednesday of Community Rail Week, we collaborated with Community Rail Cumbria and Tyne Valley Community Rail Partnerships for an event […]

Ribblehead Station Café opens its doors for another season

  Ribblehead Station Café and Visitor Centre is opening this Friday (1st April) for another summer season in the heart of the Yorkshire Dales and will be open daily from 10am. After an extensive refurbishment, Ribblehead Station Coffee Shop & Visitor Centre is in an idyllic setting like no other.  With 360° panoramic views of […]

Family Dark Skies Celebrations at Ribblehead Viaduct – 19th February 2022

Come and enjoy an evening of stargazing at Ribblehead, one of the Dales’ most iconic locations, in the heart of the Yorkshire Dales National Park. We’re excited to announce our first event of 2022, in partnership with Yorkshire Dales National Park, Go Stargazing, Diamond Skies and The Station Inn. Leave your cars at home, and […]

Engineering works NOTICE 27/12/21 – 03/01/22, Leeds – Carlisle & Leeds – Morecambe

Engineering works taking place from Monday 27th December to Monday 03rd January will affect Northern train services operating between Leeds and #carlisle  and Leeds and #morecambe . #rail services will terminate/start at #skipton  for both routes. A reduced train service will operate between Leeds & Skipton. Plan your journey on the National Rail website here: https://www.nationalrail.co.uk/ […]

Experience Settle and Carlisle country this September

Ribblehead station in Autumn

Go Do Your Thing with Northern Whether it’s hiking the three peaks, shopping in Leeds or Carlisle, exploring the regions heritage or simply heading out for a meal with friends and family; take the train along the Settle to Carlisle rail line and leave the car at home! Get back on track with the things […]