New System From Craven Volunteer Centre Makes Volunteering Easier!

News from Craven Volunteer CentreCraven Volunteer Centre has launched a new online volunteer recruitment system, "Volunteer Connect", which can be accessed directly through their...
Vintage Wash House

On The Market This Week: The Vintage Wash House, Bill’s Butty...

We're bringing you another tremendous trio from Skipton's independent business scene - so whether you're after soda crystals, salads or sweets, we've got something for...
Hettie's Bistro

Appeal for information: Hettie’s cafe broken into by thieves

At The Skipton Press we always try to publish positive stories from the community.  We like to celebrate talent, diversity and charity by sharing...
Skipton Town Hall

Featured Event: Artyfacts

Friday 7th October - Friday 23rd December 2016 Monday - Saturday 10am - 4pm Location: Gallery at Skipton Town Hall FREEOpening 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-BarrettWith 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...