Art and Culture bus heads north

The next Art and Culture bus will travel north to visit an art gallery, nature reserve and museum.

The bus leaves Pateley Bridge on Saturday, May 15, stopping first of all at The Station in Richmond.

This restored historic Victorian station houses an art gallery, a heritage centre, artisan food producers, and a café bar.

The bus will then drive to the RSPB Reserve at Saltholme, Middlesbrough. The visitor centre has panoramic views of a huge wetland and there are three hides to get close to wildlife. Admission free.

The final visit is the Dorman Museum. The museum has recently been refurbished to add a new galleries with diverse themes from local history to astronomy. Admission is free.

The trip will arrive back in Pateley Bridge at approximately 6.30pm. It costs £10, and there will be a pick up and drop off point in Ripon.

All children must be accompanied by an adult. For more information contact 01423 711246 or download a booking form from the school website: www.nidderdale.n-yorks.sch.uk.