delightful, compact village is
synominous of Swaledale. Used in the filming of BBC TV's All Creatures Great and
Small, Thwaite has hardly been touched by time. The Kearton
offers accommodation in Thwaite and has a small bar open to non
The delightful village of Thwaite.
the Old Norse meaning a paddock or meadow, was home to Cherry and
Richard Kearton, pioneers in the art of wildlife photography in the
late 19th Century.
small village a mile
(1.6km) east of Thwaite in Swaledale. This seemingly unimportant
village has certainly made it's mark on the northern Dales. Home of the
Muker Silver Band, Muker has a teashop, pub, craft shop, village store,
church, chapel and Post Office. The Swaledale Show takes place in Muker
every year on the first Wednesday of September.
A pint of beer can be enjoyed
Woollens is based in Muker.