We are very grateful to the many businesses listed below that have willingly supported our events. Please take the time to look through and visit their websites. Thank you to them all for sponsoring us either by advertising in our brochures or by sponsoring local bands and the chefs demonstrations.

With an expected turnout of approximately six thousand people over the weekend, this year’s Festival is a great opportunity to advertise and promote local businesses in and around the Dales. We have a variety of sponsorship packages available to local businesses ranging from website listings for eateries and accommodation to print advertising in our programme and even sponsoring the shuttle bus! We are also offering a Local Business Support Scheme for those wishing continue their support throughout the year by way of an annual donation. With varying prices and options, there is a package to suit every business no matter how big or small.

Please contact lmwpartnership@gmail.com to discuss how you and/or your business can get involved and support the Festival.

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    Wensleydale Creamery

    Makers of  delicious Yorkshire Wensleydale cheese, lovingly handcrafted in the heart of the Yorkshire Dales. Yorkshire Wensleydale cheese has been awarded European Protected Geographical Indication (PGI) status and is the only Wensleydale cheese to be handcrafted right here in Wensleydale. Discover more at their Wensleydale Creamery Visitor Centre in Hawes.

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    Leyburn based digital agency providing quality and affordable web and graphic design to the Yorkshire Dales and beyond.

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  • Messrs R F Broadley



    Broadleys for Insurance

    For all your general and personal Insurance Requirements

  • Sanderson and Co

    Traditional DIY store in the beautiful Market Town of Leyburn

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  • Harrowells Solicitors Logo

    Harrowells Solicitors

    Solicitors in York, Thirsk, Easingwold and Pocklington. With our expertise and commitment on your side, we can help you deal with the challenges and opportunities that life brings. We offer award-winning, trusted advice that is every bit as practical as it is professional.

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  • SJW Business Solutions

    SJW Business Solutions is a team of highly experienced finance and business support specialists. Our ultimate goal is to give you back the freedom and time to focus on your core business. No more stress over managing the bookkeeping or preparing cashflows and management accounts. We will do all those tasks accurately and efficiently for you. No need to worry over meeting your accounting and tax deadlines as we will also take care of those. We have a team of Certified Xero Accounting Software advisors who can implement the software and design it specifically to meet the needs of your business. However, whichever software platform you are using, we will understand how your business works and we can work with your at your offices or support you remotely using Cloud based technology. Our services are tailored to your specific requirements ensuring you always of consistency and value for money.

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  • The Bridge Inn, Grinton

    Traditional coaching Inn, serving quality food, award winning ales and fine wines.

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  • Alpha Lan Systems Ltd

    Alpha Lan is a small independent Information Technology Consulting and Support Company.We provide customers with our vast experience in the IT area using industry best practices and a code of conduct as laid down by the Chartered British Computer Society. Alpha Lan is committed to be flexible, independent and maintaining long term working partnerships with customers.

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  • The Wensleydale School & Sixth Form, Leyburn

    A STRONG COMMUNITY WITH BIG AMBITIONS At Wensleydale School & Six Form we set out standards high. Ofsted has praised the work that we do. Our exam results exceed the national average, we regularly compete and excel against schools much bigger than ourselves and we have created a fantastic new Sixth Form offer. Find out more by visiting our website or coming to our Open Evening on Thursday 4h October at 6.00pm

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  • Leyburn Arts and Community Centre Logo

    Leyburn Arts and Community Centre

    The Old School House (TOSH) is located in the charming market town of Leyburn in Lower Wensleydale. The arts centre is a highly successful focal point for local entertainment & leisure activities, boasting a 60 seat cinema, a thriving café/bar and rooms available to hire.

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    Country Hideaways

    Country Hideaways is a family run business offering luxury holiday cottages in Wensleydale and surrounding areas in the glorious Yorkshire Dales. As Tourism Partners of Welcome to Yorkshire it’s our goal to bring you the very best self catering accommodation in this breath-taking part of England.

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  • Low Mill Outdoor Centre logo

    Low Mill Outdoor Centre

    We offer high quality all inclusive residential and non residential outdoor education experiences and group activity courses for all sectors of the community including residential school trips, colleges, youth groups, families and corporate groups. The Centre has been adapted to accommodate those with special needs and disabilities.

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  • GSC Grays

    GSC Grays is an independent firm of Chartered Surveyors, Land and Estate Agents operating throughout the UK, but principally within the North of England. We offer a dynamic and professional approach to provide quality, innovative advice across seven different service sectors:

    Property Agency, Estates & Sporting Management, Rural Land & Business, Residential Management, Renewables, Valuations and Surveys, Planning and Development

    Our team of qualified chartered surveyors, agricultural valuers, auctioneers and estate agents are extremely well placed to offer comprehensive advice and guidance on all property related matters. We strive to combine integrity and energy with expertise in order to provide our clients with a quality service that they cannot find elsewhere.

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Leyburn’s hospitality

Leyburn has a host of food and gift shops, hotels, public houses and restaurants. Visit them and buy something special, have lunch, a snack or a cup of tea. Even better stay for the evening and enjoy the entertainment and hospitality.

Be entertained by bands of The Dales

The Dales have a tremendous reputation for making music so why not spend some time listening to 4 award winning Bands playing jazz, traditional band music, swing and popular tunes. We're pleased to have; Leyburn Band, Moobeams, Muker Silver Band and Elizabeth joing us over the weekend.