Pupils at Embsay Primary School are ace!
Craven Swimming Pool and Fitness Centre
Craven Swimming Pool and Fitness Centre have a range of leisure and fitness activities whatever your age, ability or experience.
Council Tax levels, Council Tax discounts and exemptions, and the Council Tax support scheme
Recycling, Rubbish and Waste
Information and advice on our kerbside collection schemes for recycling, garden wastes, household refuse collections including how to dispose of bulky items and commercial waste collections.
Parking in Skipton
Details and charges for the Council's car parks in Skipton.
Pollution Control - Nuisances
Craven District Council deals with a wide range of commercial and domestic nuisances.
There is currently 1 vacancy at Craven District Council.
What's on in Craven
Saturdays - Skipton parkrun
A FREE 5km run for all ages and abilities. Every Saturday at 9am.
15/03/2014 Ballroom dance at Skipton Town Hall
Blackpool Tower organist to play at 2014 Ballroom Dances
16/03/2014 Collectable Vinyl Records and CD Fair
Skipton's Collectable Vinyl Records and CD Fair takes place on the second Sunday of January, March, May, July, September and November
18/03/2014 Skipton Music
The 6th event in the 2013-2014 season, with the European Philharmonic Chamber Orchestra, at Skipton Town Hall
03/04/2014 Art, Power & Patronage in Early Renaisse Florence
Talk by Skipton & Wharfedale Decorative and Fine Arts Society at Skipton Town Hall, £7
More Craven Events
Looking for things to do on a rainy day, sunny day or holiday in the Yorkshire Dales, Skipton, Settle and beyond? Search the events on the Craven Events website.
11/03/2014 - Bus Station Toilets open again
The toilet facilities at Skipton Bus Station are open again as of today. Craven District Council's Policy Committee decided to reopen the facilities, ahead of an internal conversion that will increase the number of toilets to six in total and will create a small kiosk/information point for commercial let.
11/03/2014 - Credit for Craven Museum & Gallery
Once again, Arts Council England has given its seal of approval to Craven Museum & Gallery. It has renewed the museum's full accreditation. The Arts Council recognises that the museum continues to meet national standards for the quality of its services.
10/03/2014 - Compost bins offer
Craven District Council in partnership with the York and North Yorkshire Waste Partnership is again holding a one day sale of compost bins at the bargain price of only £8 or £9. Call 01609 532512 during working hours to order yours.
10/03/2014 - Struggling to pay council tax? Contact the Council
Residents and business owners who are having trouble paying their council tax and/or business rates are urged to contact Craven District Council to discuss payment arrangements
The latest news from Craven District Council and a press release archive.
Craven Herald News
Skipton man Jamie Fairburn is leading a team of engineering students at the University of Warwick in a bid to achieve their dream of designing and building a human-powered submarine.
Blue Chip Holidays, one of the largest providers of four and five star self catering holidays in England, has launched a new Yorkshire division.
An Eastburn man has spoken of his pride that his father served in the Great War.