Tom Twisleton 100 Celebration

Celebrate Craven history and culture

Free events for all ages

Have you ever seen Settle's ghost? 

Have you heard the story of J.G. Owen who died on the Settle-Carlisle Railway?

Do you know about Settle’s snow castle?

Discover how Settle has changed since Craven poet and legend, Tom Twisleton died 100 years ago.

Across 2017 young people have discovered the story of Tom and the Settle of yesteryear. Now they are ready to tell his story.




Highlights include:

  • Poetry workshops / talks
  • History talks
  • Mini bus tour
  • Find your ancestors workshops
  • Dressing up & Victorian games

Sat 25th Nov  Free, booking essential. Taking place at Settle’s house of history, The Folly.

More info on the programme for the day soon. Make sure your signed up to our mailing list to be the first to know.

A HUGE thank you to our season sponsor: 



Saturday, 25 November 2017 - 11:00am
Until 5pm
Something for all ages
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