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Evacuation to Skipton by Edward Mason (1909-1991)

Edited by Robert Mason l think it was late September 1940 when the first bomb was dropped in the Wirral. And from then forward, until...

Pubs Of The Past – Memories Of Skipton

By Brian Stott Recently on The Skipton Press there was an article about Skipton’s newest bars. It is great to see this new trend in...

A Tornado Comes To Town!

Tornado Plandampf by Robert Mason A winter's daybreak on a cold northern railway platform is not where you would expect to find a crowd of...

The Most Polite Places In Skipton – The Most Polite Place...

Last year, Skipton was named the most polite place in Britain! A great addition to Skiptons already impressive roster of titles, we couldn’t help...

Skipton Photographers Showcase #4

Welcome to another edition of Skipton Photographers Showcase, this week, we have some fantastic and varied photography from some very talented folks!  If you have...

Three Brilliant Bars You Should Try In Skipton

Following the success of our beer lovers guide last week (Read it here,) we received lots of comments and requests for us to do...

Skipton Furniture Firm Wins Website Award

We love celebrating the successes of all types across Skipton, especially when it's online! We'd like to congratulate Hartleys Bedrooms for their fantastic award! Hartleys...

Hope For Summer: A Toddlers Fight Against Cancer

From time to time, we report on issues that we'd like our readers to get behind. In the past, we've written about a wide...

Skipton Photographers Showcase #3

Welcome to another edition of The Skipton Press: Skipton Photographers Showcase! In this week's edition, we have a photographer with an exceptional eye for portrait...

Forget The Dress, The Coniston Was A Perfect Fit

By Francesca Wright The Coniston Hotel and Spa is set in the tranquil countryside on the outskirts of Skipton, North Yorkshire. With its stunning views...