SKIPTON: Crafts in the Pen, the annual Christmas market and fundraiser for The Mart Theatre, will be held from 10am to 4pm on Saturday, November 18, and Sunday, November 19.

A wide range of craft work including paper crafts, woodwork, metalwork, ceramics, quilting, jewellery, waxwork and handmade Christmas decorations will be on sale. There will also be a Santa's grotto.

Entry costs £5 on the door.

Skipton Music will present a concert by Trio con Brio who will perform at 7.30pm on Tuesday in Skipton Town Hall.

The programme by the Denmark trio will feature Sandström's Four Pieces (2012), Beethoven's Trio Op. 70, No.1 Ghost and Schubert's Trio in B flat major, D898.

To book tickets, ring 01756 799912 or visit

BadArt, an exhibition focusing on defending working class communities from austerity cuts, will be on display in the Mill Bridge Gallery until Saturday.

Craven Arts will hold a Christmas exhibition featuring works by more than 40 local artists.

The free exhibition runs from Saturday, November 11, to December 23 in the Exhibition Gallery at Skipton Town Hall.

It is open 10am to 4pm Monday to Saturday and on Christmas market Sundays.

In addition to the main exhibition, on Saturday November 11, Craven Arts members will host a day of free creative displays and small pop-in workshops in the gallery space at Skipton Town Hall from 10am to 4pm.

Then on Sunday, November 12, six artists will give short talks about their work at the Narrow Boat from 6pm and 8pm.

Hotbuckle Theatre will present a performance of the classic tale Wuthering Heights at 7.30pm tomorrow in Skipton Town Hall.

To book tickets, which cost £10 for adults and £8 for under 18s, call into the Skipton Town Hall box office or ring 01756 792809.

Skipton man Sam Boatwright will give a talk about his run and cycle ride across America in the summer.

Travelling from New York to Los Angeles, he ran 50 miles one day and rode 150 miles the next.

The talk will take place at Skipton Town Hall on Saturday, November 18.

Doors open at 7pm and the talk will start at 7.30pm. A licensed bar will be available.

Tickets cost £8 and are available by ringing Kerry on 07584 304754 or emailing

Skipton Camerata will perform in Skipton Town Hall at 7.30pm on Friday, November 17.

They will play Mozart’s Serenata Notturna, Tchaikovsky’s Serenade for Strings and a new commission by Stephen Bradshaw.

To book tickets, call into the Skipton Town Hall box office, ring 01756 792809 or visit

Skipton Film Club will screen the horror film Get Out at 5.15pm on Sunday at the Plaza Cinema, on Sackville Street.

Members and non members are welcome to both films.

Skipton Folk Unplugged will host a performance by Alan Rose and Lynda Hardcastle on Monday at the Narrow Boat, on Victoria Street. Start time is 8.30pm.

SETTLE: Artists Linda Clemence and Liz Smart will hold their 12th annual art and coffee event at the Friends Meeting House, on Kirkgate.

Original paintings, sketches and cards will be available together with coffee and homemade biscuits.

The event runs from 1pm to 4.30pm on Thursday, November 9, then from 10am to 4.30pm on Friday, November 10, and and Saturday, November 11.

Ska and reggae band Last Train to Skaville will perform at 8pm tonight in Settle Victoria Hall.

Other upcoming concerts at Settle Victoria Hall include performances by musician Martyn Joseph at 7.30pm tomorrow, folk band Peter Knight's Gigspanner at 8pm on Saturday, alternative folk band Noble Jacks at 8pm on Sunday, folk fusion trio Ten Strings and a Goatskin at 8pm on Monday, Canadian folk band The Paperboys at 7.30pm on Wednesday, Bollywood Jazz at 8pm on Thursday, November 9, Tom McConville with Jens Kommnick at 8pm on Saturday, November 11, and the Rough Island Band at 7.30pm on Tuesday, November 14.

Tickets for the concerts are available from the Settle Victoria Hall box office on 01729 825718.

Settle College will host a concert by local Swing City Big Band on Saturday, November 11, in the main hall.

The 1940s Swing Concert of Remembrance, which will raise funds for the school's extracurricular music department, starts at 8pm and tickets costing £10, £8 concessions are available from Mrs Rushton in the school finance office on a first come first served basis.

The exhibition Ice-Conic, a collection of photographic images by Paul Rogers illustrating ‘ice cream point-of-sale models’ will be on display at the Gallery on the Green until November 25.

BARNOLDSWICK: The Kaz Hawkins Band will perform tonight in the Barnoldswick Music and Arts Centre, on Rainhall Road.

Other upcoming concerts include Jethro Tull's Martin Barre and his band on Tuesday and Animals and Friends on Thursday, November 9.

Doors open at 7.30pm and the concerts start at 8pm.

To book tickets, ring 07712 628366 or 01282 813374.

CONONLEY: Cononley Cinema Club will screen the film My Cousin Rachel on Sunday, November 19, in Cononley Village Institute.

Doors open at 6.30pm for 7pm start, and refreshments will be available.

Tickets costing £5 or £2.50 for under 16s are available in Cononley Village Shop or on the door.

GIGGLESWICK: On The Run will present its award-winning production Tell Me Anything at 7.30pm on Thursday, November 9, in the Richard Whiteley Theatre.

Tickets in advance cost £7 and £5 for under 18s and are available online at

Tickets on the door cost £9 and £7 for under 18s.

INGLETON: The Don’t Go Into The Cellar Theatre Company will perform The Singular Exploits of Sherlock Holmes at St Mary the Virgin Church at 7.30pm on Saturday.

Tickets cost £6 and are available from the church, Uncle Jeremy’s Household in the village centre or online at

KILNSEY: The Upper Wharfedale Arts and Literature Society will hold its annual general meeting on Tuesday, November 21, at Conistone with Kilnsey Village Hall.

The meeting starts at 7pm with refreshments served at 7.30pm followed by Ian Fleming speaking about the 'Capturing the Past' project being carried out in the Ingleborough area.