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Markets and Shopping

From traditional Dales markets to speciality retailers, Craven has many delights to keep you coming back again and again.

Craven Court

The towns and villages of Craven provide a varied and interesting mix of shopping experiences. The main towns and villages are served by regular public transport and have convenient parking close to shopping areas.

Specialist Art and Craft outlets as well as traditional retail outlets make Bentham an interesting place to shop.
 Parking in Bentham
Market Day: Wednesday. Directions to Bentham

A good range of traditional village shops and services line the Main Street.
Parking in Crosshills
Directions to Crosshills

Grassington Market

High quality shops from china and house wares to clothing and art, make the village a popular destination for shoppers looking for individual gifts and personal treats.
Parking in Grassington
Directions to Grassington

A varied range of small shops are the hub of the village, offering personal services and fair trade goods. On the edge of the village are larger outlets specialising in electrical goods, furniture, outdoor clothing and local food.
Parking in Ingleton
Directions to Ingleton
Market Day: Friday.  

Settle Market
 Market Place has a wide range of independent family run shops. Whether you are looking for a luxury handbag, handmade shoes, specialist outdoor equipment or a sandwich box. There is a shop for everything. Visit the Watershed Mill outlet or the new Courtyard on the edge of town for even more choice.
Parking in Settle 
Directions to Settle
Market Day: Tuesday.  

Skipton (4)

(voted High Street of the year 2009.)
A traditional High Street with a mix of independent retailers and national chains. Just off the High Street is Craven Court a hidden gem for quality shopping and personal services including bespoke working jewellers.
Take a few steps from the High Street and discover more fascinating shops in Victoria Square, along Coach Street and in the High Corn Mill. Make sure you take time to discover the speciality shops tucked down "ginnels" and in Yards as you wander around. There are plenty of cafes, bars and restaurants around the town to take a break.
Parking in Skipton
Directions to Skipton
Market Days: Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday.