Skipton Town Hall

Featured Event: Artyfacts

Friday 7th October - Friday 23rd December 2016 Monday - Saturday 10am - 4pm Location: Gallery at Skipton Town Hall FREE Opening last Friday, Artyfacts is an innovative...

A Recipe From: The Narrow Boat in Skipton

Hello! I'm Pete Beveridge, Head Chef at The Narrow Boat. A Bit About Me I grew up just down the road in Keighley where I was...
Netball 2

Introducing: Anna Sheryn, Netball Superstar

Hi, I'm Annie, coach of the Craven Dragons netball team, based at South Craven School.  (I'm the one sat in front of the team...
Radio

The Skipton Press on Drystone Radio!

For those who haven't discovered Drystone Radio yet, they're a local radio station named the "Station Sound of The Year" at the 2016 Community...
Park jogger

The Skipton Fitness Guru Presents: 3 Golden Rules To Getting Fitter

by Cerin Rees Hey, Cerin, What's The Best Way To Get Fit? I get asked this question a lot because people are often confused or...

The Skipton Press Guide to… Child-Friendly Days Out

by Alexis Wilson-Barrett With the cosmopolitan city of Leeds just a short train journey away and the idyllic Yorkshire Dales on our doorstep, we're never...

From the newspaper: 100 years ago today

On this day 100 years ago...   The Yorkshire Post and Leeds Intelligencer on 3rd October, 1916.   In 1916, Britain was in the midst of one of...
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...