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 three 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
Plan ahead - and enjoy the Tour de Yorkshire
Plan ahead and have a great Tour... that's the message to people in the Craven area, as details are announced of which roads will be affected by the first-ever Tour de Yorkshire cycle race. The aim is to keep disruption to a minimum and ensure all road users are kept safe.
Skipton Camerata set to launch the new-look Skipton Town Hall on May 1
The first concert at Skipton's new-look Town Hall will be a magnificent performance from Skipton Camerata - the building's new Orchestra in Residence.
Superfast broadband comes to Craven - and businesses can claim up to £3,000 to connect
Almost all businesses in Craven can now apply for a grant of up to £3,000 to fund the costs associated with connecting to fibre or wireless broadband at superfast speeds.
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.
10/05/15 Rathmell Heritage Ramble
A circular walk around this Ribblesdale village will include historic interest, field and fauna.
15/05/2014 Limehouse Lizzy
Limehouse Lizzy, the Thin Lizzy tribute act, return once again to Skipton Town Hall
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.
24/07/2015 A celebration of Simon & Garfunkel
Tim Chu & Ian Bailey performing at Skipton Town Hall
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.