Welcome to the Darley Village website

The Parish of Darley and Menwith is situated in Nidderdale, North Yorkshire, midway between Harrogate and Pateley Bridge. It has around 1200 inhabitants living in some 450 houses in what is known as a ribbon village. Many of the houses line Darley Main Street which stretches for over 1.5km, and others are on lanes leading off this street, or in the surrounding area. It is a thriving village with several community groups catering for all needs.

Darley Community Library is now open on Saturdays 10-12 noon.

Darley Film Nights start again on Friday 28th May with MARY POPPINS RETURNS see EVENTS

Latest Village Newsletter is now available  (May 2021)

Darley Who-Dun-it Trail A circular route (about 1.5 hours) from Darley Shop has been devised, taking in the river bank and parts of the village. . Download by clicking on the title link at the start of this item.  You can also pick up a printed copy from Darley Shop.  Happy Sleuthing!

Darley Community Support Group is still available  to assist people who may need help. If you cannot contact your local volunteer,  please email darleychurch@gmail.com

Click here for other COVID-19   INFORMATION  (Updates will be placed in this section - at the top of the list as and when they are posted)

Forthcoming Events

Latest News

Stumps Lane, Darley - Planned road closure 4-10 August 2021

Published: 27 Jun 21

Stumps Lane will be closed 4-10 August 2021.

Error on Harrogate District Local Plan map of Darley village

Published: 28 May 21

The Council would like to clarify the extent of area DR13 within the Harrogate district Local Plan 2014-2035. Read More...

Darley and Menwith Parish Council Meetings - 24 May 2021 onwards - Change of venue

Published: 18 May 21

Meetings of Darley and Menwith Parish Council will be held in Hookstone Memorial Hall from Monday 24 May 2021 Read More...

Darley and Menwith Parish Assembly 2021 Minutes and Organisations Report

Published: 4 May 21

The Parish Assembly was held on Monday 26 April 2021 from 8.15pm. Due to the Coronavirus restrictions, the meeting was held via Zoom. Read More...

Roadworks Sheepcote Lane

Published: 4 May 21

Sheepcote Lane Resurfacing taking place 4th and 5th May. Area between Crake Lane and B6451 due to be closed 5th May Read More...

North Yorkshire Cycling Event - 5 June 2021

Published: 30 Mar 21

A UK Cycling Sportive Event is planned to take place in North Yorkshire on 5 June 2021. Parishioners are advised that there may be travel disruption around Pateley Bridge, Ripon and in the North of the County on this date. Read More...


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