Craven Swimming Pool and Fitness Centre
Craven Swimming Pool and Fitness Centre has 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 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 two 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
Craven to benefit from Housing and Regeneration Funding
Craven is set to get a slice of a £14m funding package agreed today for new housing and regeneration sites across the Leeds City Region. The funding which includes a £0.85m pot for Craven was approved by the West Yorkshire Combined Authority's Investment Committee today.
Excellent response to Local Plan consultation
The autumn consultation on Craven District Council's Draft Local Plan received an excellent response from resident and organisations. A total of 864 individual comments were received covering a range of issues and we are very grateful for all the time and effort people have taken to provide so many constructive comments.
South Craven to feature in inaugural Tour de Yorkshire
Craven will once again be part of an international cycle race when the Tour De Yorkshire - the new UCI-approved 2.1 Europe Tour race passes through the district on Sunday 3rd May 2015.
One off garden waste collection and Xmas tree collections
Craven District Council is offering current garden waste subscribers a one off garden waste collection later this month. The Council is also offering a one off collection of Xmas trees.
Chairman's Swim Challenge 2015
The Swim Challenge at Craven Pool will take place from January to March 2015, raising funds for the good cause of the Chairman of Craven District Council, Lupus UK.
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.
01/03/2015 Skipton Reliability Ride
A 30 or 60mile "No Frills" reliability cycle ride for local riders and club riders to enjoy a great group ride from Skipton into the Forest of Bowland and back.
15/04/2015 Phoenix Dance Theatre Company
Performing in Skipton Town Hall for just one evening only.
31/05/2015 Le Petit Depart sportive
Special 'early bird' rates in January.
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.