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 no 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
Season's greetings from Craven District Council
Craven District Council is delivering its Christmas greetings by flat capped robin this year, with help from a Skipton based animator-director.
Skipton Town Hall events suspended until spring
The major refurbishment of Skipton Town Hall remains on schedule. The main hall is due to close for events after 20 December until spring. Skipton Tourist Information Centre will be open as usual.
Tour de France Economic Impact report released
2.3m people watched the two Yorkshire stages of the Grand Depart, almost half came into the region from other parts of the UK or overseas.
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.
18-20/12/2014 Getting to Know The Sound of Music
Youngsters from GTS will stage this new version of the popular musical at Skipton Town Hall
20/12/2014 Dickensian Festival
For three Saturdays before Christmas, Grassington travels back in time for the annual Dickensian Festival.
20/12/2014 Art & Craft Fair Skipton Town Hall
The last Art & Craft fairs at Skipton Town Hall until the spring. Unique hand crafted gifts such as jewellery, handbags, photography, stained glass, greeting cards, wood turning, candles, decorative glass and much more.
25/12/2014 Christmas parkrun at Aireville Park
See you there at 9.30am for a special festive parkrun
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.