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There are lots of activities, outings and clubs run for older people in North Craven. Find out more here and contact us for more information.

Clubs and activities in Settle

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    Weekly lunch clubs

    Join our friendly lunch clubs at St John's Methodist Church in Settle on Monday and Friday. Our Friday Club starts with indoor bowls. Two-course lunches, plus tea, coffee and biscuits, are available at both clubs. Afternoon entertainment varies from guest speakers to extend exercise, quizzes, bingo and craftwork. The fee for each club is £5 plus £2 for Friday indoor bowls. Call us on 01729 823 066 for more information.

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    The Pavilion Pie Club

    The Pavilion Pie Club is for men who want to enjoy the sort of camaraderie of their earlier years. Members 'test' a newly chosen pie with a glass of ale or a soft drink, read the papers, do crosswords and chat. We meet fortnightly on Mondays at the Royal Oak in the Market Place, Settle.We can be found in the large room directly on the right as you enter the public house via the side entrance (with ramp). We hvae been gathering for about 11:15am fortnightly on Mondays and eating about an hour later.

    It costs £5 every session. For more details contact Richard Daniels at Age UK North Craven office in Cheapside settle or Call us on 01729 823 066 for more information

    Pie Club Meetings coming up:

    Febuary 19, March 5, March 19. There is no Pie Club on April 2 Bank Holiday Easter Monday, but April 9 instead. (future dates to be fixed).

Jazz band at Age UK North Craven tea danceOther clubs around North Craven 

We have a network of other clubs in Horton in Ribblesdale, Ingleton, Langcliffe, Long Preston, Rathmell and Malham providing company, friendship and fun activities for older people who live in those areas and surrounding villages.

If you'd like to find out about any of our clubs, please contact Richard Daniels on 01729 823 066.

Getting out and about with day trips and walks

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    Day trips

    Want to go on some fun day trips to explore new places with a friendly bunch of people? Age UK North Craven runs day trips throughout the year. 

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    Get in touch with the countryside

    Our Country Connect service takes people into the countryside to enjoy sights, sounds and activities reflecting all four seasons of the year.

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    Walks in North Craven

    Walking is great for keeping us fit and healthy in later life. If you like rambling, why not go on a walk with the North Craven strollers?

Workshops and classesThree older people at lunch club in North Craven

Themed dances and taster classes are organised from time to time. Usually running over four to six weeks, the taster days introduce people to new activities to try. Recent ones include mindfulness, tai chi, card and decoration making, haiku writing with tea.

Contact us on 01729 823066 to find out more.

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As well as lots of activities and clubs, Age UK North Craven offers a variety of services for older people and their families in North Craven.

Find out more about Age UK North Craven's services

Our clubs and activities rely on the support of volunteers to keep them running. We need your help. Could you be part of our volunteer team?

Find out more about volunteering to help older people in your community