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What's on in Craven
  • Saturdays - Skipton parkrun
    A FREE 5km run for all ages and abilities. Every Saturday at 9am.
  • Saturdays - Get Back In the Saddle
    A FREE social ride from Skipton. Every Saturday at 9.30am.
  • 23/08/2014 Malham Show
    Under the shadow of Malham Cove, this traditional agricultural and family country show has been taking place for over 100 years. Events include show jumping, heavy horses, dry stone walling, handicrafts, horticultural, floral, art and photography exhibits, fell race, Trailquuest, tugs of war and more.
  • 23/08/2014 Burnsall Feast Sports
    10 mile road race, junior and senior fell races, side shows, raffles, tombolas, punch and judy, coconut shies and more.
  • 27/09/2014 Blackpool Tower organist to play at Ballroom Dances
    Accomplished star organist John Bowdler will be retuning to Skipton Town Hall to perform at a series of Ballroom Dances throughout 2014.
  • 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.
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CDC News
  • Nominate your Young Citizen of the Year
    Do you know a young person that has made an exceptional contribution to Craven? The Award is for a young person aged 11 - 25 who has made a positive difference in their community.
  • Have a sizzling, and safe barbecue this Bank Holiday weekend
    If you're aiming to round off a sensational summer with a barbecue, Craven District Council and the Food Standards Agency (FSA) have served up some advice to help make it a sizzling and safe success.
  • Opting out of the Open Register
    If you do not want your details to appear on the Open Register of Electors which is available for general sale, you may opt out. Under election law, we must offer this choice to you each year and the opt-out only applies for the next 12 months.
  • Council news
    Current news from Craven District Council and a press release archive.