Hot weather walks

Cool walks for hot weather: When the weather is hot and sunny a bit of shade is more than welcome woodland is in short supply around Addingham. However, I have put some suggestions below which make the most of what shade there is:- (a) Walk 3 – ‘Ilkley and back via Nesfield, Middleton & the Continue reading

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Walks Around Addingham

[Books about Addingham] Walks Around Addingham One of the best ways to appreciate and learn more about the natural environment is to walk in the countryside. Addingham, like many villages in England, has an extensive network of public footpaths, many of them established in medieval times. Here is a collection of circular walks, of varying Continue reading

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Books about Addingham

      Books & DVD about Addingham Published by Addingham Civic Society and are available in local shops,  Amazon and from Civic Society (info@addinghamcivicsociety.co.uk or Steve Lloyd on 01943 830853) Walks Around Addingham (2018) by Don Barrett £10 Addingham, just south of the Yorkshire Dales National Park, is an excellent base from which to walk, being surrounded Continue reading

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Story of Addingham Schools

Addingham Schools from 1874, by William Lemmon (former headmaster of the Top/High/Wesleyan/Primary School) [1874 School][1890 – 1907][1907 – 1923][1924 – 1939][1939 – 1952][1952 – 1974][1975 – Present] [Life at the Wesleyan]  (extracts from the School LogBook) Introduction Although this essay is to be concerned principally with one Addingham school, the Wesleyan, some very brief account Continue reading

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Welcome to Addingham Village

    Covid 19 These are very difficult times with the pandemic still going strong – see our Facebook posts at the bottom of this page for the latest information. At least our lovely countryside is open for walks and exercise – see our Walks page for suggestions and three pubs are open. Keep safe Continue reading

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Clubs, Societies & Events

[Local Events Diary] [Social Clubs] [Sports Clubs] [Youth Organisations] [Ilkley & Wharfedale Organisations]  Venues: Memorial Hall, Main Street (opposite The Fleece) – Bookings: – Wendy Green, Tel.01943 831758 (when Hub is open), e-mail Methodist Church Hall, Chapel Street – Bookings:- Alison Dixon Tel.830309 Mount Hermon Church Hall, Main Street (corner of Bolton Road) – Bookings:  Maureen Marshall, Tel. 01943 830949 Continue reading

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