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Buckden Village Institute

Newly refurbished and very well equipped

our comfortable hall is available for hire.

Refitted & redecorated throughout:

New chairs * New kitchen

Improved disabled access

Sound & projection system available

Full size skittle alley for hire.

Seating capacity

Theatre style ~80 - Cabaret style ~50

Rates:£12.50 per hour up to 8 hours

(minimum duration 2 hours).

Discounted rates available over 8 hours

& for local residents.

For more details, pictures & availability

and to book the hall (click on):-

The Buck Inn is pleased to support Buckden Gala.

Welcome to the newly refurbished Buck Inn at Buckden, Upper  Wharfedale . Inviting accommodation, a wide range of real ales and a quality menu.

Jackie and Ed have been running The George Inn, Hubberholme since June 2013

 and are pleased to be supporting Buckden Gala for the first time.

A warm and friendly welcome awaits you at our traditional Dales Inn with flagged

floors,stone walls and mullioned windows is the last remaining family owned

 free house in the parish of Buckden, Upper Wharfedale.

We wish Buckden Gala and all the visitors the very best for 2019.

Taken over and refurbished during 2015 The White Lion Inn, Cray has been tastefully restored to its traditional form with original beams, open log fire and stone-flagged floors. Our nine luxury en-suite rooms blend modern facilities with traditional Yorkshire charm.

Hand pulled ales, regularly changing fresh cooked menu, luxurious accommodation, glorious walks on our door step: the ideal destination.

Buckden Camping provides camping at two locations around the farmhouse hub facilities; a Certified Location Caravan & Camping Club site with hard standing for five units accessed through the Yorkshire Dales National Park Car Park, meadowland tent pitches for tents and trailers by the river and Dales Way footpath behind the farmhouse, and three comfortable camping pods.


We are pleased to support Buckden Gala his year.

Embsay & Bolton Abbey Steam Railway is one of Britain’s Heritage Railways. Take a ride behind one of our vintage steam locomotives for a special journey back in time.

Breathe in the evocative smells of a real steam railway, white your eyes and ears thrill to the puffing and hissing of the steam engine.

We are pleased to support Buckden Gala his year.

The Yorkshire Dales National Park Authority is here to protect and conserve the National Park and to help others share in and enjoy it.

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For over 60 years the U.W.F.R.A. has been rescuing people and animals from the caves and fells around

Wharfedale, Nidderdale, Littondale and Mid-Airedale.The Upper Wharfedale Fell Rescue Association

have supported Buckden and the Gala for many years and are delighted to do so again in 2016.


Please come and visit us, look around the vehicles and chat to the crews.

The Yorkshire Air Ambulance is an independent charity providing a life saving rapid response

Emergency Service to 5 million people across Yorkshire. We fly seven days a week, 365 days

a year, covering a vast Landscape that not only includes major cities and motor ways, but

also rural and isolated locations.

Timetable - Schooldays, Saturdays and

School Holidays

Click HERE to download the Monday to Saturday timetable for the Upper Wharfedale Venturer (valid from 11th April 2016).

Large Walking Groups. Please note that the Venturer is a 16 seat minibus and we are not allowed to carry standing passengers.Space is therefore limited and sadly we cannot guarantee that there will be space on the bus at busy times.

Timetable - Sundays and Bank Holidays Service is provided by Dalesbus. Click HERE for the Dalesbus Summer timetable

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