Craven’s two rescue teams have welcomed the news that the Government is to give an extra £250,000 of funding to mountain rescue teams across England and Wales in 2015-2016.
Craven Swimming Pool and Fitness Centre
Craven Swimming Pool and Fitness Centre have 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 wastes, 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.
What's on in Craven
Saturdays - Skipton parkrun
A FREE 5km run for all ages and abilities. Every Saturday at 9am.
25/04/2014 A celebration of the music of Simon & Garfunkel
Professional singer/songwriters Tim Chu and Ian Bailey will be performing classic songs of Simon & Garfunkel at Skipton Town Hall
27/04/2013 Wedding Fair
Skipton Town Hall will be holding its first Wedding Fair of 2014 on Sunday 27th April. This must-attend event is FREE and future brides, grooms and their guests will receive a complimentary goody bag.
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.
08/04/2014 - Skipton's Big Night Out on 16th May
Skipton is gearing up for its first 'Big Night Out' next month. It will be no ordinary night out and follows the success of towns and cities across the UK in celebrating 'Museums at Night' weekends in a big way.
08/04/2014 - Event organisers urged to check licensing requirements
The Licensing Committee has been informed that a number of events are planned in Craven to celebrate the Grand Depart. All event organisers must ensure that they have a licence in place for any licensable activities and are encouraged to make their application as soon as possible.
Current news from Craven District Council and a press release archive.
Craven Herald News
Ten people accused of defrauding an elderly woman out of £1.6 million while acting as her carers have had their cases committed to Bradford Crown Court.
Chocs away! Pupils of Steeton Primary School vied to win chocolate bunnies by rolling eggs as far as they could.
Two sisters have launched a fundraising campaign so they can compete in an international ice skating event for competitors with impairments.