• Welcome to Dentdale

    Welcome to Dentdale

    A Place of tranquility but with a vibrant Community

  • Peaceful, quiet roads

    Peaceful, secluded roads

    You will have space to breathe in Dentdale. It is an excellent location for cycling, walking and running.

  • Wild open Countryside

    Wild open Countryside

    If wandering across miles of open, wild countryside is your thing, Dentdale has it in abundance.

  • Dent Railway Station

    Dent Railway Station

    The famous Dent Railway Station is the highest in the country and a beautiful place to visit.

  • Railway viaduct

    Settle to Carlisle Railway

    The famous settle to Carlisle railway runs through the heart of the valley.

  • Dent Music and Beer Festival

    Dent Music and Beer Festival

    The annual Dent Music and Beer Festival always draws in the crowds.


Extraordinary Parish Council Meeting

7.30pm on Monday 14 December 2015

Memorial Hall, Dent


  1. Apologies: To receive apologies for absence.

     2.  Declarations of Interest: Councillors must declare any interest they have in the Agenda item.

     3.  County Councillor Announcements: To receive any announcements or information from County Councillor Nick Cotton.

     4.  Superfast Broadband in Dentdale: To receive information concerning the delivery of superfast broadband in Dentdale and to consider its content together with           the options presented. 

     5.  Public Forum: The public are invited to raise any issues concerning the delivery of superfast broadband in Dentdale (this item may be limited to 40 minutes, at           the discretion of the Chair).

     6.  Decision of Members: To decide what action, if any, should be taken at this time in respect of recommending a desired superfast broadband option for delivery           to Dentdale.  

     7.  Next Meeting:  Monday 01 February 2016, 7.30pm in the Sedgwick Room.


Upcoming Events

Dent is situated in a quiet corner of Cumbria but inside the Yorkshire Dales National Park.

Finding Dent

There are many Community groups to be involved with in Dentdale to suit all tastes.

Dent Community

The Dentdale Parish Council is a very active group managing the affairs of the valley with regular meetings and events.

Parish Council

There are a wide range of Accommodation providers in the valley from B&B to Camp-sites.