Yorkshire Dales Countryside Cyclist (by EMossHBC) Flowers 2 (YDMT) (EMoss) RiverWashburn Craven Hillsides (RSB) Mature Woodland (YDMT) Poppyfield (RSB)

A Community Led Approach to Sustainable Rural Development


Yorkshire Dales LEADER Programme has been set up to build a sustainable community and economy that capitalises on the area’s environment, landscape, culture and heritage.


Keld Countryside and Heritage Centre

Yorkshire Dales Leader Programme

This project involved the conversion and restoration of the former Stables (dating from the C19) to a Countryside and Heritage Centre, whilst preserving its special character.


The Centre will be a facility for visitors and local residents; its purpose to extend the visitor stay in Keld and understanding of its unique and sensitive landscape. £58, 725 was awarded to Keld Resouce Centre Ltd towards internal works, marketing, salary (to co-ordinate volunteers) and intepretative materials.