Christine Bradley

Local Hero, Christine Bradley, Swims The Channel – Part Two

This is part two of Christine's incredible story; if you've not read part one you can find it here. The Swim I set off at 3am...
English Channel

Local Hero, Christine Bradley, Swims The Channel

Swimming The English Channel - Part One by Christine Bradley Hi, I'm Christine, a self-employed swimming and fitness coach working in Skipton.  I reached a big...
Hettie's Bistro

On The Market This Week: Hettie’s Café Bistro, Barson Laithe Eggs...

Well, what a line-up we have for you this week - not one, not two, but three super shops and stalls for you to...

Featured Event: Skipton Castle Woods Lantern Walk

Experience the beauty of Skipton Castle Woods by joining the Woodland Trust's very own Lantern Walk. As well as creating a magical atmosphere across...
Running Man

Local Man To Run & Ride Across America

50 For 50 You'd think running 50 miles a day for 50 days straight would be enough to make anyone give up exercise for good! ...
Park

5 Exercises To Try In The Park

by Cerin Rees, Fitness Guru I get bored easily.  It's one of my failings.  I can really enjoy something for a while but the novelty...
Most Polite Place In The Country

Well Done Skipton… Named The Most Polite Place In The Country!

The Height of Courtesy! Skipton has received yet another accolade that it can take pride in! In 2009 we were awarded "High Street of the Year"; last...
Niamh

Rising Star Niamh Nominated For Best Song In Unsigned Music Awards

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zFbN0ijpHUw&feature=youtu.be "Can't Stand This Anymore" nominated for best song 13 year-old Niamh from Skipton has beaten thousands of other acts to be named in the UK’s...
Macmillan

Macmillan World’s Biggest Coffee Mornings And Where to Find Them

With Macmillan's World's Biggest Coffee Morning taking place on Friday, 30th September, we've compiled a list of ten coffee morning events taking place in...
Bike Ride

Top 5 Cycling Routes Around Skipton

On Your Bike!  Following Great Britain's sterling cycling success in the Olympic velodrome, we thought now would be a great time to inspire you to...