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...

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! ...