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 job and apprenticeship 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
Flagship Tour de Yorkshire cycle race could be on its way to Settle
Settle could be set to host the next Tour de Yorkshire cycle race - showcasing the town as a tourist destination.
Carleton-in-Craven joins superfast broadband digital highway
Hundreds of residents in Carleton-In-Craven and Skipton are now able to join the superfast broadband highway - thanks to Craven District Council and the Superfast North Yorkshire project.
New bike pump track opens in Aireville Park - just in time for the summer holidays
Cyclists are celebrating after the new pump track in Aireville Park, Skipton, opened in time for the summer holidays.
Current news from Craven District Council and a press release archive.
News items and press releases from Craven District Council organised by year and month
What's on in Craven
Saturdays - Skipton parkrun
A FREE 5km run for all ages and abilities. Every Saturday at 9am. This Saturday will be the 100th Skipton parkrun!
15/07/2015 A Tale of Two Festivals
Exhibition at Craven Museum & Gallery highlighing two key Skipton festivals - Yarndale, and the Skipton International Puppet Festival. To 4th October.
06/08/2015 Xplorer Challenge
Family fun with maps in Aireville Park
08/08/2015 Kettlewell Scarecrow Festival
A great day out for all the family, following the scarecrow trail around this idyllic Yorkshire village. 8-16 August
15/08/2015 Skipton Fake Festival
Held in Aireville Park inside the Fake Festivals marquee, with tributes to the Foo Fighters, Red Hot Chili Peppers and U2.
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.