Craven Swimming Pool and Fitness Centre
Craven Swimming Pool and Fitness Centre has a range of leisure and fitness activities for everyone, 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 waste, 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 are currently four vacancies at Craven District Council.
The Leader of the Council
Councillor Richard Foster is the Leader of the Council.
Chairman of Council
The Chairman of Craven District Council is elected each year at the Annual Council Meeting, which is usually held in May each year.
List of Councillors
Your councillor is one of the people elected every 4 years to represent your area, which is called a Ward, on Craven District Council.
The Chief Executive
Paul Shevlin, and the Corporate Leadership Team
Minutes, Agendas and Reports
Ways to contact us at 1 Belle Vue Square and other addresses
How to find us
The Council Offices at 1 Belle Vue Square
New chairman and lead members appointed at Craven District Council
At the Annual Meeting of Craven District Council on May 18, a new chairman, Councillor Robert Mason, was appointed.
Join the Chicken Challenge - stop campylobacter food poisoning
Dozens of people in Craven fell ill from food poisoning due to chicken last year - and the district council has joined a campaign to cut the number of people affected.
Science Fitness Skipton Cycle Races will zoom through the town on July 2
Cyclists are raring to go, a sponsor has been signed up and the route has been decided - Science Fitness Skipton Cycle Races are well on track to delight the town this summer.
Pump track at Aireville Park to be built this summer after £25,000 grant is awarded
Friends of Aireville Park are celebrating after winning a £25,000 grant from Yorventure for a new bike pump track at the park.
Youth groups celebrate after braving the Dragons' Den to claim vital funding
Youth groups are celebrating after being awarded funds for vital projects by Craven District Council's Dragons' Den.
Current news from Craven District Council and a press release archive.
What's on in Craven
Saturdays - Skipton parkrun
A FREE 5km run for all ages and abilities. Every Saturday at 9am. Now in its second year.
Saturdays - Get Back In the Saddle
A FREE social ride from Skipton. Every Saturday at 9.30am.
28-30/05/2015 9th Skipton Beer Festival
Ermysted's Grammar School, 12 minutes' walk from Skipton railway station.
31/05/2015 Le Petit Depart sportive
Now in its 2nd year.
01/06/2015 Talks at Craven Museum & Gallery
Two evening talks, on current exhibitions 'Forest of Possibility' and 'Magna Carta'
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.