Welcome to Upper Wharfedale Arts & Literature Society

Upper Wharfedale is a large rural area with little access to the Arts & Literature facilities enjoyed by urban communities. The Upper Wharfedale Arts & Literature Society aims to improve access to art and literature within the Upper Wharfedale area by the provision and support of lectures, performances, talks, workshops and other associated activities.

You can contact us by email - uwalsociety@gmail.com


A lively evening of virtuoso harp and guitar playing by Maire Ni Chathasaigh and Chris Newman. This is an internationally renowned pairing of the doyenne of Irish harpists with one of the UK’s most influential acoustic guitarists. Be prepared to be amazed!

Friday 5th April 2019 7.30pm The Octagon, Grassington. £10 members/£12 non members.

To book your tickets email uwalsociety@gmail.comMaire.png

Latest events

‘Presenting the Past’ funded by Heritage Lottery.

Photography Workshop at Kettlewell Village Hall 16th March 2019 10am till 4pm.

Creative writing workshop 27th April 2019 at Conistone with Kilnsey Village Hall 10am till 4pm.

See "Presenting the Past" page for further details

FUNK WIRE BIRTHDAY BASH!SATURDAY 6TH APRIL AMERDALE HALL ARNCLIFFE.

See "FUNK WIRE" page for further details.