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.

Funeral of HM Queen Elizabeth II    Monday 19th September    To be shown on the big screen at Darley Memorial Hall from 9.30a.m.

MacMillan Coffee Morning  Friday 23rd September 10am - 1pm  Darley Memorial Hall 

A Musical Bouquet will be staged at Darley Memorial Hall at 7.30p.m. on 23rd September 2022, supporting Darley in Bloom and Yorkshire Air Ambulance
Tickets £10 from Darley Shop, or e-mail darleyinbloom@gmail.com 

Darley Community Library is now open on Saturdays 10-12 noon, Mondays 5.30 - 6.30pm (term-time only and not Bank Holidays),  Tuesdays 10.45 - 12.15

Regular Darley Film Nights will resume in the Autumn.  Downton Abbey - A New Era will be shown on 30 September.

Latest Village Newsletter is now available   Next one due end September 2022

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!


Forthcoming Events

DARLEY FILM NIGHT - Downton Abbey - A New Era

Darley Memorial Hall

30 Sep 22 - 18:45 to 22:00

Downton Abbey returns to the Darley big screen

Latest News

On the passing of Queen Elizabeth II

Published: 8 Sep 22

The Chairman and Councillors of Darley and Menwith Parish Council are saddened to learn of the passing of Queen Elizabeth II and extend heartfelt condolences to members of the Royal Family. Read More...


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