Local Information

Tourist information

Settle, Skipton and Clitheroe

Public Transport

Railway: Long Preston (4.19mi, 6.75km)
Bus services: Tosside village, Long Preston, Slaidburn and Bolton by Bowland.

Travel information: Traveline Timetable Finder and Journey Planner

Food Shopping

Most of our local major Supermarkets will do Home deliveries to Our Cottages use post code BD23 4SJ and select Lower Gill.

Forest of Bowland Local Food Directory (pdf)

Supermarkets and food shops in Settle Clitheroe and Skipton. There is a market in Settle every Tuesday, with regular stalls including organic veg.

Cowman’s Butchers Clitheroe (The Famous Sausage Shop)

Roy Porter Butchers Chatburn (organic butcher)

Growing with Grace organic fruit and veg. Farm shop web site

The Ribble Valley Food Trail (pdf)

Places to Dine

The Old Vicarage Tea Room (Tosside) - Cafe Bistro

The Plough (Wigglesworth) - restaurant food

Maypole Inn (Long Preston) - for family pub with good food

Be A Garden Maker Tearoom and Garden Centre

The Coach and Horses (Bolton by Bowland) - Inn

Riverbank Tearooms (Slaidburn) good for a snack

The Spread Eagle at Sawley

The Inn at Whitewell - for more special occasions

Church Services

Tosside, Slaidburn, Settle, Longpreston, and Dunsop Bridge (Catholic)

Banks Post Offices

Barclays, HSBC, Nat West and Lloyds TSB have branches in Settle plus Post Office.

Essential Services

In Settle there are Doctors, Dentist, Vets, Pharmacy, and Opticians.

Places to visit click here

The Ye Old Naked Man Cafe Settle


Lower Gill Holidays Ltd
Orchard Cottage
Lower Gill
BD23 4SJ

01200 447009
01200 447023