Paying Respects To A Lifelong Champion Of Craven – R.I.P

Craven District Council is paying tribute to Colin Iveson, aged 64, the council’s former Democratic Services Manager, who passed away peacefully at home on...

Black Horse Charity Event Is A Huge Success

By Alexis Wilson-Barrett On Saturday 10th June, The Black Horse pub in Skipton,  hosted a fun-packed party event to raise money for the latest appeal from...

David Bowie Talks About His Yorkshire Roots – Video

It's over a year since the death of British music legend David Bowie.  Here is a rare video of Bowie speaking about his Yorkshire roots......

A Rare Lunar Rainbow (Moonbow) Above Skipton – Photography Throw Back

This photograph was taken in late 2016 by Ben Gwybbe who captured the incredibly rare event on the moors above Skipton at around twenty to...

Community Grant Scheme To Continue!

A community grants scheme is set to provide local groups with more crucial funding after Craven District councillors agreed it should continue. The Ward Member...

Skipton Gala Needs You!

By Nicola Spurgeon,  Photography by the ever talented Malcolm Stoney Skipton Charities Gala Committee is was out in force, to make this year's Gala Procession and...

Three Photographs From Up And Coming 15-Year-Old Photographer

This week, we showcase photography from a young, up and coming photographer, 15-year-old Jude Kershaw, we asked him to send in some of his work,...

Carol Ann Duffy’s Poem On The Election: Campaign

Carol Ann Duffy, the poet laureate has penned a poem relating to the recent general election named Campaign.  Originally published in The Guardian, here is...

Looking For A New Job? Here Are This Weeks Vacancies.

Here are a number of job vacancies available in and around Skipton. Please email jobs@theskiptonpress.co.uk if you have a vacancy which you'd like to...

Judy Probst – A Hero Of Skipton

Following the announcement of our new feature article, dedicated to promoting the great work that people do in the community, we have our first...