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    Craven Swimming Pool and Fitness Centre has a range of leisure and fitness activities whatever your age, ability or experience.
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  • 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.
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    There is currently one vacancy at Craven District Council.
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  • 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.
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    Your councillor is one of the people elected every 4 years to represent your area, which is called a Ward, on Craven District Council.
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CDC News
  • Craven announces a further Council Tax freeze
    Craven District Council has confirmed a freeze on its Council Tax at £152.21 (band D) for a fifth successive year so householders will have no increase in Council Tax for 2015/16.
  • One day closure of Jerry Croft, Tuesday 3rd March
    As preparations for the new commercial units at the front of Skipton Town Hall move towards completion there will need to be an additional one day closure of Jerry Croft on Tuesday 3 March in order to install a new gas supply.
  • Further safety study commissioned for Jerry Croft
    Craven District Council commissioned an independent Road Safety Risk Assessment on Jerry Croft in Skipton. The work was authorised following residents' concerns about the mix of pedestrians and vehicles down Jerry Croft.
  • Council news
    Current news from Craven District Council and a press release archive.

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