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Big Issue North

Saturday, 7 April 2018 - 10:00am
1 hour
Friends' Meeting House - Settle

Festival Talk

 

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Dungeons & Dragons Festival Cafe (Sat)

Saturday, 7 April 2018 - 10:00am
until 5pm
Friends' Meeting House - Settle

Enter our fantasy land, a place for wizards, monsters and trolls.

Our festival cafe is always great fun and this year is no exception. Our inspiration for the cafe decoration (and volunteers serving you) will be Dungeons and Dragons so expect some fun with your tea and cake.

Great cakes and light bites at even greater prices! 

 

Swim in the Deep - Family Trail

Saturday, 7 April 2018 - 10:00am
all weekend
Settle Victoria Hall

Inspired by the 50ft Whale visiting Settle, and one of our favourite stories, 'The Whale & the Snail', by the creators of the Gruffalo, search all over Settle Town Centre for clues and complete this exciting trail. 

On your journey you'll meet some of the Whale's underwater friends. 

FREE

Karvan (Sat)

Saturday, 7 April 2018 - 10:00am
until 4pm
Settle Market Place

 

Take time out by visiting KARVAN, a 16ft artistically renovated caravan in which you are invited to travel around the world through fiction and poetry.

 

FREE

Film Gala

Saturday, 7 April 2018 - 10:30am
1 hour
Settle Victoria Hall

In our community are hidden extraordinary stories. 

Over the last two years, we've been working to tell them by creating stop motion animation films with Virpi Kettu of Kettu Studios. She's animated the likes of Wallace & Gromit and Radiohead's most recent music video.

 

FREE

The Whale (Sat)

Saturday, 7 April 2018 - 11:00am
until 4pm
Settle Market Place

A 50ft whale has landed in Settle. Circo Rum Ba Ba invite you to cast off you shoes and squeeze into its true-to-life (50ft) inflatable whale. Find yourself in a magical seascape, far, far away from our rural market town. 

Pay as you feel event

Emily Bronte - Talk

Saturday, 7 April 2018 - 12:00pm
1 hour
Friends' Meeting House - Settle

200 years on, what inspired Emily Bronte's novels? 2018 is the 200th birthday of Emily Bronte, radical poet, iconic daughter of Yorkshire and author of one of the most widely celebrated novels in the English language, Wuthering Heights.

 

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Teddy Bear's Picnic

Saturday, 7 April 2018 - 1:00pm
1 hour
Friends' Meeting House - Settle

 

If you come down to Settle today you're in for a big suprise...

 

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The Queen & the Jester

Saturday, 7 April 2018 - 2:00pm
1 hour
Settle Victoria Hall

Stupid, Stupid Songs & Some Very Sensible Stories

A festival premiere created & performed by Keith Donnelly & Ursula Holden Gill

 

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Crazy Tales

Saturday, 7 April 2018 - 5:00pm
1 hour

To say kids love Keith Donnelly is like saying they love chocolate, it just goes without saying! 

Keith's stories and songs will have children of all ages [and any grown-ups in the area!] in stitches. 

He specialises in infectious interactive tales and tunes, guaranteed to get everyone joining in. 

 

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Candlelit Ghost Walk

Saturday, 7 April 2018 - 6:30pm
1h 30 mins
Settle Victoria Hall

Weave through the cobbled streets of Settle by candlelight. A chance to show off your willow lanterns made earlier in the day.

Witchcraft, the Black Death and a host of other horrible histories await you on this spine-tingling, grisly ghost walk around town.

Suitable for all ages.

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Reflecting Fridas

Saturday, 7 April 2018 - 7:00pm
1 hour
The Royal Oak

Frida Kahlo’s soul echoes in many of us. Her diversities, love, injuries and suffering were the subject for her work. A unique life, an exceptional woman. Her life and work inspire this show, created and performed by Brazilian storyteller Ana Maria Lines. 

 

 

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My Favourite Doll (Sun)

Sunday, 8 April 2018 - 9:00am
until 10pm
The Listening Gallery

We all have, or have had, a favourite doll or teddy.

If I asked you about yours, what stories would come to mind? We've discovered that when you ask people about their favourite doll or teddy, fascinating stories come to light.

 

FREE exhibition

Toast & Marmalade

Sunday, 8 April 2018 - 10:00am
1 hour
Settle Victoria Hall

A Sunday morning cool down. The kettle’s on, the toast is popping and all you need to do is spread your marmalade. A chilled storytelling session to get the day started.

 

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Story Walk

Sunday, 8 April 2018 - 10:00am
1 h 30 mins
Settle Victoria Hall

Stretch your legs as you open your mind. Join our wandering bard to experience stories that stimulate your senses surrounded by stunning Yorkshire Dales scenery. The perfect way to blow away the cobwebs on a festival Sunday morning.

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Little Man Jack

Sunday, 8 April 2018 - 10:00am
45 mins
The Joinery

Join Jack on his quest to please his poor mother. Meet his magical friends and the creatures that sometimes help and sometimes hinder his journey. 

Storyteller Ursula Holden Gill transports one of England's oldest and most well-loved children's story characters firmly into the 21st century with seamlessly interwoven tale telling and heaps of interaction. 

7 years old and under
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Karvan (Sun)

Sunday, 8 April 2018 - 10:00am
until 4pm

Take time out by visiting KARVAN, a 16ft artistically renovated caravan in which you are invited to travel around the world through fiction and poetry.

FREE 

The Whale (Sun)

Sunday, 8 April 2018 - 11:00am
until 4pm
Settle Market Place

A 50ft whale has landed in Settle. Circo Rum Ba Ba invite you to cast off you shoes and squeeze into its true-to-life (50ft) inflatable whale. Find yourself in a magical seascape, far, far away from our rural market town. 

FREE

The Hip-Hop Griot

Sunday, 8 April 2018 - 2:30pm
1 hour
Settle Victoria Hall

From Sierra Leone to the UK, hip-hop artist and storyteller Alim Kamara lights up the stage with his contemporary rhythmical storytelling that will leave you breathless. Be prepared for a high energy performance full of laughter and joy.

We're thrilled to be welcoming Alim back to Settle after he delighted audiences at the Festival of Happiness, 2017.

All ages

 

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The Cauldron of Ceridwen

Sunday, 8 April 2018 - 3:30pm
1 hour
Bell Tent

A magical journey through the mythical landscape of Wales where trolls, dwarves, witches and the fairy folk - y tylwyth teg - still wander.

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Looking Back

Sunday, 8 April 2018 - 4:00pm
30 mins
The Royal Oak

Imagine how life has changed in Settle over the last 100 years.

A group of young people here in Settle have been discovering the life and times of Craven dialect poet and temperance advocate Tom Twisleton. 2017 marked 100 years since his death and these young people made sure this anniversary didn't go unnoticed. 

 

FREE

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