St Oswald’s Church

This ancient church built in the early 12th Century stands in the shadow of Penyghent, one of the Three Peaks. The building has many interesting features unique in the Dales, particularly the Norman doorway and tub font with herringbone decoration. The church is open each day. 

National Plant Monitoring Scheme

The scheme is the first of its kind and asks for volunteers across the United Kingdom to visit a kilometre square local to them and record the plants they find there in several different plots.

Oil Buying Group

For residents in the Horton Parish (Horton-in-Ribblesdale, Selside and Helwith Bridge) a domestic Oil Buying Group is active and managed by Fiona Durham. Oil is ordered from a selection of local providers on a bi-monthly basis, selected on price. It is the responsibility of the individual to settle accounts with the provider.This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.">

If you are interested in being part of the Oil Buying Group, please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for more information.

Horton School Closure Consultation

Horton in Ribblesdale Primary School is under consultation for closure. North Yorkshire County Council seeks feedback on this important commumity resource. Public meeting 6th Oct 18:30 at the school.

Parish Wild Flowers Scheme

Pollinating insects (such as bees and butterflies) are in a dangerous decline, we should assist in preserving their habitats, such as verges and open spaces.


North Yorkshire Police
Duke Street,
North Yorkshire
BD24 9DU
Tel: 101

Yorkshire Dales National Park

The Yorkshire Dales National Park is a special place: it has outstanding scenery, a range of wildlife habitats and a rich cultural heritage. It is a fantastic outdoor arena for recreation and peaceful relaxation and a haven for wildlife.


  • Galleries

    Photographs taken by the residents of Horton-in-Ribblesdale Parish to record the changing environment and celebrate local events.

  • Groups & Clubs

    Groups and clubs in Horton-in-Ribblesdale and the surrounding area provide a wide range of activities, why not join in?

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