Litter-bugs will be hit with £150 fines in Craven

The fine for littering is set to go up to £150 in Craven after councillors agreed the increase.New national regulations, introduced in April this...
Dog friendly

5 Dog-Friendly Places to Eat in Skipton

Dogs are more than just pets. They are faithful and loyal companions who quickly become much-loved members of the family. It seems a shame...
Boots opticians skipton

Skipton Opticians Celebrating 20th Anniversary

Boots Opticians on Skipton High Street will celebrate their 20th anniversary this weekend. The store itself opened 20 years ago but only became a...
Things to Do in Skipton

£5 million growth project funding agreed for Skipton

Craven District Council’s multi-million pound scheme to improve employment and housing in the Skipton area has been given approval.The York, North Yorkshire and East...
Last year’s winner of Skipton Cycle Races, Jon Mould

World-class riders prepare for Yorkshire Housing Skipton Cycle Races

Thousands of spectators are expected to flock to Skipton town centre on Wednesday July 11 for the Yorkshire Housing Skipton Cycle Races.Last year’s National...
Charity Shop of the Year 2018

Skipton’s Martin House Shop Wins ‘Charity Shop of the Year’

The Martin House shop on Sheep Street has been open for a number of years but over the past 12 months, it has gone...

New Child Safety Scheme Launched by Local Shop Owner

Local shop owner, Mandy Abramson, has successfully launched a campaign to help keep our children safe in the town centre. Following a frightening incident...
Raven Tree Tops

New to Skipton – The Raven Tree Top Adventure

It’s over a year since I first heard about an exciting new attraction being built in Skipton. It was at the launch event for...

Competition for children to create videos reminding people to pick up...

Craven District Council have launched a competition for children to create videos about responsible dog ownership.The video competition is open to all primary school...
Armed Force Week Skipton

Armed Forces Week will begin with a parade and the Raising...

The Armed Forces Flag will be raised at Skipton Town Hall on Monday June 25th as the Craven District Council chairman joins veterans for...