Where the Yorkshire Dales meet Bowland DIRECTORY of LOCAL SERVICES  &  BUSINESSES

Airedale General Hospital (NHS)

Accident & Emergency tel 01535 292 281

Art Prints

High quality prints from Artwork.

Contact: David Walshaw tel 017298 40539

Web site: www.davidwalshawart.com

Beauty Treatments

Jean tel 01729 840 688

Books (large print) and Audio Books

Magnaprint  tel 01729 840 225

(General Manager: Diane Allen). Although primarily a library supply publisher, Diane is happy to offer Long Preston residents a 20% discount on any purchase of large print or unabridged audio books.

Call in at the Main Street office to browse.

Severn House Large Print Books tel 01729 840 010

Bridge End Farm, Long PrestonNr. SkiptonBD23 4NN
Contact:  John Cressey

email: johncressey1@aol.com

Web site: www.severnhouse.com

Building Contractors:

Steve Lambert Construction Ltd.

3 Ribblesdale Estate, Long Preston. BD23 4RD

tel 01729 840 327 or (M) 07754 100 361

Time served builder with over 30 years in the trade.

Stonework a speciality. All building work undertaken.

Alan Metcalf tel 01729 840 096 or (M) 07967 129 230

E J Ward  tel 01729 850 889

Building and General Maintenance

Richard Rushton

Plastering - Pointing - Fencing - Walling - Tiling etc

No job too small!

Greenbank House, Long Preston.

(M) 07985 187 491

Business Advice

Real Hit Ltd.

Rock House, West End, Long Preston,.

    We offer our community savings by utilising the power of numbers,

     as well as general business advice.

Please contact us for details.

Tel 01729 840367

Email:  steve@realhituk.com

Website: www.realhituk.com

Carpentry & Joinery

Colin Ward tel 01729 850 889 or (M) 07989 750 076

Cleaning of Hard Surfaces

For all your External Hard Surface Cleaning:

        Patios, Block Paving, walls, decking, Drives, Paths, Steps.

Ribblesdale Jet Wash Services

Tel 01729 841188   (M) 07850 107995

Email: info@rjws.co.uk

Website: www.rjws.co.uk

Computer Advice & Assistance

CSL Computer Services

The local solution to your computer problem

14 Chapel Walk

Long Preston

0771 423 0671

Email: csl@ceaseless-solutions.co.uk

Intuitive System Solution

Professional IT Services at local rates, 25 years experience.

Free advice, No fix no charge. Computers cleaned  data restored

Supplier of Sophos the best antivirus you can buy.

Laptops repaired, for sale, bought.

Ring Vince on 01729 840530

Craven District Council

(Skipton) tel 01756 700 600

Curtain Making & Alterations

Contact Elizabeth.  Grosvenor barn ,Long Preston     

E mail. Elizabeth.bland@aol.co.uk

Dairy Produce (milk delivered daily)

Alan Harker, Bendgate Farm, tel 01729 850 815


Oasis Dental Care (Settle) tel 01729 823 642

Doctors & Medical Centre

Townhead Surgery (Settle) tel 01729 822 611

Dog Grooming

Greenbank Grooming   tel 01729 841 188  (M) 07864 853 066


Katie Flanagan - Clinical Hypnotherapist

  tel 01729 851851

Email:    info@cravenhypnotherapy.co.uk

Website: www.cravenhypnotherapy.co.uk

Laundry / Ironing / Shirt Service.

Long Preston and surrounding area.

Free Collection and delivery.


Please email, text or call for more information.


Stuart Kemp  tel 01729 840 300 or (M) 0797 0458 980

Newspaper Delivery

Village Store  tel 01729 840 335

NHS Direct

Medical advice (24-hours) tel 0845 4647 or visit  website at NHS Direct Online.

Organic Produce

Growing with Grace tel 01524 251 723

A 100% organic business founded on Quaker principles, Growing with Grace is located on the A65 at Clapham - a 15 minute drive from Long Preston but well worth the short journey. There is a good selection of locally grown and overseas vegetables and fruits, plus local dairy produce and meat. Alternatively, boxes of vegetables or fruit are available by order weekly, delivered to Long Preston Post Office & Store (see below). Email info@growingwithgrace.co.uk; or to visit website click here.

Painting & Decorating

     Mark Foulds   tel 01729 840 308  or (M) 07984 647 414

Kathryn Mathew tel 01729 840 792  or (M) 07812 396 393

     Tony Steyck   tel 01729 840 015  or (M) 97759 020 789

Parish Council  - Click here to see Parish Council pages

Long Preston Parish Council   -   Clerk: Mrs S Wheelhouse, longpreston@gmail.com
                                                             tel 01535 631094 ( during office hours only)

                                               Chair: Nick Thwaite -  tel 01729 841188

Parish Magazine
All material for the Parish / Village Magazine should be sent to Richard Handford.
The address for adverts is

Playing Fields Committee

Roy Newhouse tel 01729 840649

Plumbing & Heating

A E Kayley tel 01729 840 375

Police Station

(Settle) tel 01756 793 377

Post Office & Store

Arthur & Julie Modd tel 01729 840 335

Taxi Service (based in Long Preston)

Three Peaks Taxis  tel 07946 574 965

Ribble Valley Private Hire   tel 01729 840 255 or (M) 07762 427 140


Mathew Brown tel 01729 840675


David Witt   tel 01729 840836

Walks in the Dales & Lake District


The extensive website by Long Preston resident Jonathon details many walks in The Dales, The Lakes and The North York Moors. It includes detailed maps & directions, with many superb photographs.

Now with Walkers Shop selling china mugs, photographic prints and walking books and maps.

Water Trust

 Long Preston Water Trust - Sarah Middleton  tel 01729 840869

Website Development

James Wharton Web Designs

James Wharton   (M)  0787 2988409

Email: mail@jameswhartondesigns.com

Website: www.jameswhartondesigns.com

Window Cleaning

Pete Metcalfe  tel 01729 850 433

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The recycling bins are sited on Main Street, in the lay-by next The Maypole Inn.