Links

Local Government

Tatham Parish Council Meets two-monthly, either in Tatham Fells Old School, or in St. James the Less Church vestry
Lancaster City Council
Lancashire County Council

Forest of Bowland

Forest of Bowland Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty
Friends of Bowland
Champion Bowland
Dales & Vales – Tourist Information

Education

Tatham Fells County Primary School

Churches

Church of the Good Shepherd
East Lonsdale Benefice

Societies

Tatham Fells Village Society: meets monthly in Tatham Fells Old School
Tatham Fells Women’s Institute Meets monthly in Tatham Fells Old School

Sport

Lowgill Sports and Sheepdog Trials – on the second Saturday in June

Activities

Greenhall Riding Centre – Riding lessons, hacking, children’s farm rides, livery
North Lancashire Bridleways Society – ensuring the future of the bridleways of North Lancashire
Lancashire Walks – includes 52 walks across the county
Fellscape.co.uk – Walks and Pubs in the Forest of Bowland
Bentham Bridge Club

Accommodation

Lowgill Studio Flat
Hill Farm Holiday Cottages
Fourstones Holiday Cottages
Usherwoods Dairy (self-catering cottage)
Usherwoods Barn (self-catering cottage)
Spens Farm (self-catering cottage)
Swallow Cottage (self-catering)

Local Produce

Bentham Local Food
Bowland Pork, Beef and Lamb – reared outdoors in Tatham Fells

Manufacturing

Richard Hope Wooden Gates

Services

B4RN – Broadband for the Rural North
Websites from the Fells
Nathan Harrison Window Cleaning
Thrushgill Renewable Energy

Arts

Lunesdale Arts Trail
Maiden Bridge Arts Centre
John Hatton – Wildlife Paintings, Drawings, and Prints
Susan Parker – Mixed media paintings reflecting local land use
Peter Osborne – Paint, print, stone and garden follies
Lunesdale Decorative and Fine Arts Society

Gardens

Clearbeck – Four acres, with a “surprise round every corner”. Open 3-4 days each spring

Music

Andy Hornby – Traditional music of Bowland and beyond – tunes you can listen to, sheet music, history and more

Local History

Tatham History Society
Ewecross Historical Society
Vision of Britain
British History Online
GENUKI: genealogy

Wildlife

Brown hare conservation project – record your hare sightings

Transport

North Craven Taxibus – part of the Bentham Little Red Bus service; serves Lowgill
LASRUG – comprehensive info on the nearby rail line and services to Bentham and Wennington stations

Health

Bentham Medical Practice
Ashfield House Dental Practice – Bentham

Neighbouring Communities

Slaidburn & Hodder Valley
Wray
Bentham – About Bentham
Bentham – The Bentham Directory
Clapham
Lancashire Villages – links to every village website

Miscellaneous

Friends of Real Lancashire
Bentham Action on Plastic
Bentham Environmentally Sustainable Town (BEST)
Bentham & District Pet Rescue
Fleet: a collie blog
Fill That Hole – an easy way to report potholes to Lancashire County Council