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  • Community shop, village hall and first responders receive grant funding
    Craven District Council Community Grants Sub-Committee has awarded £2000 in grant funding to Clapham Community Shop Ltd, while Skipton First Responders and Long Preston Village Hall will receive up to £1000 and £150 respectively.
  • Craven District Council Leader stands down
    Councillor Chris Knowles - Fitton (Conservative) is to stand down as Leader of Craven District Council. He informed members about his decision during last Tuesday's Council meeting. The reason for his resignation is a house move to Devon.
  • Albion Place named Development of the Year
    Albion Place in Skipton has been recognised as the best property development in Yorkshire over the last 12 months, taking the top prize at Insider's Yorkshire Property Industry Awards.
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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.
  • 09/11/2014 Skipton Wedding Fair
    This year's Skipton Wedding Fair will be at Herriots Hotel as the Town Hall is temporarily closed for refurbishment. Entry is free. 11am to 3pm.
  • 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.