Tag Archives: Community Rail

Settle-Carlisle Railway Development Company shortlisted for national awards

The Settle-Carlisle Railway Community Rail Partnership has been shortlisted in the national Community Rail Awards 2022 in the category of Tourism and Leisure. The Community Rail Awards, now in its 18th year, recognises the important work carried out by an army, often of volunteers, who work across Britain’s rail network to make stations welcoming spaces […]

20 things to do this Summer on the Settle Carlisle Railway

Summer is the perfect time to explore along the Settle-Carlisle line. If you’re looking for some summer adventure ideas, we’ve got you covered from walks in the Yorkshire Dales and Cumbrian Fells to afternoon tea on the Leeds Liverpool Canal, art museums and castles to steam railways – there really is something for everyone. We’ve […]

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 & […]

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 […]

The Settle-Carlisle Railway Word Puzzle Prize Draw!

Last Updated: Tuesday 30th June 2020. Work together to test you and your family’s knowledge about the Settle to Carlisle railway, and the surrounding region, by downloading the two word puzzles below. Whether you’re a local resident, planning a future trip to the region with friends or family, or you’re a self-confessed railway enthusiast; download […]

Visit The Railway Room at The Folly Museum in Settle

The Railway Room, telling the story of the famous Settle to Carlisle line, has re-opened after the installation of a completely new exhibition. This new exhibition tells the story of the line’s construction, the people who worked on the railway, its golden age, and the threat of closure in the 1980’s. A stunning image of […]