A LATE night bus service is being reintroduced to Barnoldswick after reports some people had to quit their jobs after it was axed.
LAWNMOWER racing brought all the thrills and spills of motorsport to Thornton Hall Farm Country Park.
CHILDREN love art, dance and storytelling – and yet so often along the way to adulthood that passion and creative expression can be lost.
A BURGLAR who broke into an elderly couple’s home at dead of night and made off with cash, jewellery, and bank cards has been jailed for four years.
RESCUERS went to the aid of a 50-year-old walker, who dislocated his left kneecap, high up on Ingleborough yesterday afternoon.
PLANS to build homes on an 'ancient green croft' in the centre of Cononley have enraged residents.
THE family of a motorcyclist tragically killed in a road accident near Horton-in-Ribblesdale have expressed disgust at the removal of memorial tributes.
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THE new chairman of Craven District Council has promised to inject humour and a sense of informality into future meetings.
THIS walk has primarily been devised to link two World War Two aircrash sites at Windgate Nick and High Crag.
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A round-up of arts events taking place outside Craven
A round-up of arts events taking place in Craven.
PUPILS at Skipton's Greatwood School celebrated The Queen's 90th birthday in style.
Skipton’s connections with the Duke of Wellington’s Regiment go back more than 200 years – but, in May 1991, a formal link was established.
THE potential withdrawal of free disabled parking bays outside Skipton Town Hall has been described as another blow to blue badge holders.
Elizabeth Robertshaw, of Long Preston, took this picture of bluebells in the woods on the outskirts of the village, near the Halton West junction.
Martin Lunn, from Earby Astronomical Society, tells us what can be seen in the June skies:
SKIPTON residents could be forgiven for getting confused about housing developments currently in the planning process – and now we have another large-scale one looming on the horizon.
A WOMAN of 88 died from septicaemia brought on by complications following a fractured femur sustained in an accident at her home, an inquest in Skipton was told.
A SPICY burger created by an Ingleton butcher has been named one of Britain’s best - beating rivals from some of the country’s top retailers.
CRAVEN College conservation management lecturer Gillian Thom
THIS week's nostalgia picture shows pupils at Kildwick School in 1970-1971.
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THOSE ballot papers are appearing, and it really is decision time.
PERSIMMON Homes has revealed plans to build 96 new homes in Skipton – on land accessed over semi-derelict council garages.
CHURCH officials at Holy Trinity in Rathmell have had their prayers answered.
BENTHAM will bring out the brollies for the town's carnival on June 4.
ACTORS Prunella Scales and Timothy West passed through Skipton during filming for their popular series on the country's canals.
A TEENAGE boy from Settle, who waded into the flooded River Ribble to try to save a local man from drowning, has been commended for his bravery.
HART Peter Robert Janet, Andrew, Anthony and family would like to thank relatives, friends and neighbours for all their cards of sympathy and flowers following our recent sad loss. Hearing the kind words from all of you has given us as a family a lot…
BOLAND Jill (nee Goodchild) The Boland family wish to send heartfelt thanks to friends, family, colleagues and neighbours who have offered their love and support during Jill's illness and since her passing. Your cards, flowers, generous donations and…
CLARKE George Christopher (Kit) 17.08.1920 - 23.05.2009 The years go by But memories never die. Our love, Valerie and family.
AIRLIE Alan 24.02.1953 - 26.05.2015 A year since you left us, We miss you every day. Remembering a special dad and grandad. Love, Ben, Annabel, Sam, Jack and Aravon.
FINDLAY George May 28 Loving memories of a true Yorkshire Man Josephine Never Forgotten
Roger and Gillian WALTON Congratulations on your Golden Wedding Anniversary, June 1st. With much love from Mike, Rob, Anna and all the family xxx
KNIGHTS Judith The family would like to thank everyone for their kind messages of sympathy at this sad time. Special thanks to the staff at Airedale Hospital, Wendy Clarkson & the Talbot Arms.
DOWBIGGIN John Lancelot (Lance) Jenny and family would like to thank relatives, friends and neighbours for their kind messages of condolence and for the generous donations in Lance's memory which will be shared between Yorkshire Cancer Research and…
PARKER Niki (nee Barker) Following Niki’s passing, Peter and Imelda wish to thank everyone for their generous donations totalling £5,727 for Addiction Dependency Solutions.
CHATWIN Wilfred On May 17, at Manorlands Hospice, Wilf aged 85. Much loved husband of Hazel and a loving father, grandad and great-grandad. The service of thanksgiving will take place at St Mary's Church, Embsay, on Friday, May 27, at 12.00 noon,…
THACKRAY John Stanley On May 19 at the Craven Nursing Home, Stanley aged 86 years of Hetton. Beloved husband of the late Margaret, dear brother of Florence and the late Frank, dearly loved uncle of Frank and Norman and his great nephews and niece.…
FLETCHER Janine Blanche Peacefully on April 15 2016, at Tabley House Nursing Home in Cheshire and formerly of Fletchers Barn, Church Street, Gargrave. Janine, aged 89 years. The much loved wife of the late Philip, beloved mother of Robin, Anna and…
HEBDEN Geoffrey Peacefully after a short illness at Airedale Hospital on May 19, aged 89. Beloved husband of the late Thelma, dearly loved father of Matthew and Luke, father-in-law of Lindsey, cherished brother of Win and friend and good neighbour to…
HUDSON Joyce On May 20, aged 86 years. Loving wife of Leonard, a dear mother of Rosemary, Janet and Elizabeth, grandma of Emma, Martyn, Adrian, Deborah and Thomas, great-grandma of Janie May and Nancy Joyce. Funeral service will be held at All Saints…
NAYLOR Enid On May 22, at Airedale Hospital. Enid, aged 89 years, of Embsay, formerly Cross Hills. Much loved wife of the late Patrick Naylor, loving mother of Carol and Jim and grandmother of Helen, Elizabeth and Edward. Her funeral service will…