Skipton Market stall

On The Market This Week: Slippers, Spreads & Signs!

Slippers... Well, winter's on its way and as the nights get colder and longer perhaps it's time for a new pair of slippers?  If so,...
Smqashby

Anti-Bullying Week: Local Musician Smashby Takes a Stand 

  Local musician Smashby has released his "True Colours” cover originally by Zedd & Keisha, in support of Anti-Bullying Week. For the music video Smashby reached out to fans to film their...
Halloween colouring-in

Halloween Colouring-In Competition – The Results!

In association with Rugbytots, a children's play and developmental programme centred on rugby, we recently brought you a Halloween colouring-in competition.  And we can...
Victorian workhouse

4 Victorian Historical Hotspots in Skipton

by Alexis Wilson-Barrett In the 19th century, Skipton became a thriving mill town after the advances of the Industrial Revolution led to the completion of...

 Craven District Council and Stepping Stones team up to...

Adults with learning disabilities from the Stepping Stones project in Skipton are busy producing Christmas wreaths for people to lay on graves and memorials...

Skipton Star Niamh Mirfield Runner-Up In National Music Competition

  As regular readers will know, The Skipton Press has been following the rise of local singer Niamh Mirfield.  At just thirteen years old, Niamh...

Skipton’s American Election: Who is Skipton’s President?

Yesterday, in one of the nation's most controversial elections, Donald Trump was declared the new President of the United States of America. Alongside the US...

What’s On: WW1 Memorabilia Roadshow – Skipton Town Hall, 12th November

As part of remembrance weekend, Skipton Town Hall will be holding a memorabilia roadshow on Saturday 12th November, between 11am and 3pm.  Organised by the Craven...
Plank exercise

The Skipton Fitness Guru – 5 Exercises For Core Strength &...

So last time I introduced core strength and stability to you (if you missed it, click here).  This time, I want to show you...
Dales

Phil Peake – Local Photographer Who Captures Skipton In a Unique...

Art is a funny old thing.  It allows people to capture the world around us in a unique way, putting their own spin on...