Please see the below list of useful links about the Mill and the surrounding area.

Gayle Mill on TV

Gayle Mill was a finalist on the BBC's Restoration TV series back in 2004.
Click here to view a BBC video created a few months before the Mill reopened in 2008.  

BBC's "Wensleydale water-powered sawmill still cutting it" was first broadcast on Look North in July 2011 and showed many aspects of the Mill and its water powered woodworking machinery which is still in use today. 
Click here to watch John Grundy's visit to the Mill. 

Back in 2012, Gayle Mill featured in Channel 4's "How Britain Worked" in which Guy Martin celebrated the workers of the Industrial Revolution. 
Click here to view a clip from the programme. 

BBC's "Restoring England's Heritage" was first shown back in December 2013. Nearly 10 years after Gayle Mill was a finalist in BBC's 2004 series of Restoration, presenter Chris Jackson went to see how the mill's transformation from wreck to restored mill and museum has been achieved. 
Click here to view a clip from the programme. 

BBC's "Escape to the Country" was broadcast on 10th January 2013 on BBC 2 and featured Gayle Mill and Tony Routh showing a couple, wanting to retire to our beautiful Yorkshire Dales, how to make a Gayle Mill Boot Jack. We've been inundated with requests for this item ever since, and Gayle Mill Boot Jacks are finding their way to doorsteps all over the country. No more muddy fights with boots and wellies, order yours today - just £10 plus posting and packaging. 

What to do in Hawes and the surrounding area

Fantastic scenery and unusual attractions combine to make Hawes an excellent place for a break or a day visit. More information can be found on the following websites:

Yorkshire Dales National Park
Dales Countryside Museum
The Business Association (Wensleydale) Ltd - includes details of attractions, events, walks, accommodation, local history, natural history and much more
The Yorkshire Dales - a guide to the area
Herriot Country - has details of attractions in Yorkshire's "Herriot Country"
Days Out in the North of England - visitor attractions information and leaflets
Upper Wensleydale Community - information about Wensleydale past and present 
Where2Walk - features the best walks in the Yorkshire Dales including a number near Hawes and Gayle Mill
English Heritage 


Accommodation providers may be found on the following websites:
North Dales Hotels

Business Partners

The owners of Gayle Mill:
North of England Civic Trust

Gayle Mill Trust has business partnerships with:
Wensleydale Creamery
Nethergill Farm in Langstrothdale
Berry's Farm Shop & Cafe in Swinithwaite
Yorkshire Trike Tours have recently added Gayle Mill to their itinerary - why not book a trike tour that includes a visit to T'Mill


Campaign to Protect Rural England
SPAB (The Society for the Protection of Ancient Buildings) - Historic Mills in Britain 
Yorkshire Dales Society 
Forestry Commission
The Woodland Trust
Support Gayle Mill from a distance by joining the Friends of Gayle Mill

Public Transport

Please consult either Yorkshire Travel or Dales Bus for more information. 

The Dales & District Service 156 has a stop just outside the gate to the mill.
Please click here for a timetable.