Friends put on musical fundraiser

Craven Herald:

7:40am Friday 12th September 2014

THE Friends of Beamsley Project will present a musical evening at Christ Church, Skipton, next Saturday, September 20.

Choirs team up for joint concert

Craven Herald:

5:14pm Wednesday 3rd September 2014

STEETON Male Voice Choir will share the stage with a choir from Devon next weekend.

Well-respected orchestra performs Music for a September Afternoon

Craven Herald:

5:09pm Wednesday 3rd September 2014

THE well-respected Vacation Chamber Orchestra will return to Craven next weekend.

Boxing champ inspires new drama

Craven Herald:

5:02pm Wednesday 3rd September 2014

A MEMBER of Eastburn Amateur Boxing Club who became Britain's first female Muslim boxer is helping to train actors who are sharing her extraordinary story in a play.

Langcliffe author takes her inspiration from mystery postcard

Craven Herald:

4:48pm Wednesday 3rd September 2014

Langcliffe author Helene Wiggin publishes her latest novel.

Wildlife focus for photographers

Craven Herald:

1:23pm Wednesday 27th August 2014

WILDLIFE photographers Tony and Carol Dilger will be downsizing for their next exhibition.

What's on in Craven

Craven Herald:

1:17pm Wednesday 27th August 2014

A guide to what's happening in the district in the arts and entertainment

Choir director celebrates milestone

Craven Herald:

1:20pm Wednesday 27th August 2014

STEETON Male Voice Choir has marked the 20th anniversary of musical director Alan Clark.

What's on in Craven

Craven Herald:

1:49pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

What's on in Craven

Art in the Pen overcomes setbacks

Craven Herald:

1:36pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

THIS year’s Art in the Pen has been hailed a success - despite a number of setbacks.

Art exhibitions set for Bank Holiday weekend

Craven Herald:

1:17pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

TWO Craven villages will hold art exhibitions over the August Bank Holiday weekend.

Comedy night in Skipton

Craven Herald:

3:15pm Monday 18th August 2014

It’s comedy night at The Castle Inn, Skipton, on Wednesday night and this month’s offering really does promise to be comedy gold, with Mock the Week star Gary Delaney headlining a show, which will be opened by another famous named – Colin Manford, the little, but some argue, funnier, brother of comedy superstar, Jason.

Fieldtrip festival comes to Wharfedale

Craven Herald:

12:07pm Wednesday 13th August 2014

MUSIC and arts will take a field trip to Wharfedale as a three-day festival sets up camp on Addingham Moorside.

Singer hopes to raise the roof at Bolton Priory Church

Craven Herald:

8:15am Thursday 31st July 2014

Singer hopes to raise the roof at Bolton Priory Church

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7:33am Thursday 31st July 2014

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8:20am Thursday 24th July 2014

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Beacons Festival line-up revealed

Craven Herald:

8:17am Thursday 24th July 2014

THE successful Beacons Festival returns to Craven next month.

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Craven Herald:

10:13am Thursday 17th July 2014

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10:24am Thursday 10th July 2014

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8:13am Friday 4th July 2014

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Craven Herald: Mike Fenton, coming to the Gargrave Autoharp Festival

8:51am Friday 27th June 2014

What's on in Craven

Dance group in a Hollywood hit

Craven Herald: Skipton's Northern Dance Centre

8:46am Friday 27th June 2014

SKIPTON’S Northern Dance Centre will give a show in Giggleswick on Sunday.

For just £5 you can hear the work of a world-class pianist

Craven Herald: RISING STAR: Emmanuel Vass will perform on Wednesday at Skiptron Girls’ High

4:50pm Sunday 4th May 2014

Emmanuel Vass, BBC Music Magazine’s Rising Star for March and a Classic FM Featured Artist, will join Skipton Girls’ Chamber Choir and Skipton Youth Orchestra for a concert on Wednesday.

Sunbeams provide music for all

7:25pm Thursday 24th April 2014

Country Harvest at Ingleton will present an evening of “inspiring” music tomorrow.

Henry to film album video at free Victoria Hall gig

Craven Herald: LINE-UP: Henry Priestman

7:16pm Thursday 24th April 2014

Ex-Christians and Yachts songwriter Henry Priestman will film a video and DVD for his new album when he performs at Settle Victoria Hall on Saturday.

Reviews of productions across the district

4:58pm Thursday 17th April 2014

O Duo, Christ Church, Skipton For any audience member expecting a reverential presentation of a classical concert, this must have required a violent gear-change.

Bruce Foxton of The Jam heads to Silsden

Craven Herald: PLAYING: The Escapades will be joining the line-up

4:57pm Thursday 17th April 2014

A former member of 1980s band The Jam will headline a major music festival in Silsden this summer.

Writers get the chance to shine

Craven Herald: Sue Vickerman

4:56pm Thursday 17th April 2014

Two writers with libraries of published books and prizes will launch the 2014 Settle Sessions.

Louise Jordan to play in Skipton on Monday

Craven Herald: Louise Jordan

2:17pm Friday 4th April 2014

Acoustic singer, composer and musician Louise Jordan is touring with her critically-acclaimed album Florilegium – and, on Monday, she will be guest of Skipton Folk Unplugged.

Singers perform Requiems to mark centenary of war

6:00pm Friday 4th April 2014

Langcliffe Singers will mark the centenary of the outbreak of World War One at its concert in Giggleswick School Chapel next Saturday, April 12.

Weekend of laughter at Skipton Mart

Craven Herald: Josh Widdicombe

2:10pm Friday 4th April 2014

Skipton’s Mart Theatre will offer a double comedy treat next weekend.

Kitty takes part in Open Studio days

Craven Herald: At home: Kitty by her easel in Arncliffe where she will be holding open sessions this summer.

2:02pm Friday 4th April 2014

Hidden behind a stone wall in the picturesque village of Arncliffe lies an unexpected surprise.

Society is harking back to Prohibition for productions

6:51pm Thursday 27th March 2014

Settle Amateur Operatic Society is embracing the prohibition era.

Reviews of recent shows and concerts

6:55pm Thursday 27th March 2014

European Philharmonic Chamber Orchestra Christ Church, Skipton Although entitled European, this group embraces extra-European players, extending to South Korea.

Singers to mark war centenary

Craven Herald: The KVU singers will be helping commemorate the centenary of the war

6:48pm Thursday 27th March 2014

South Craven-based KVU Singers will commemorate the centenary of the start of the First World War at its concert next Saturday, April 5.

Youngsters tune up for annual gig

Craven Herald: CONCERT: Richard Ormrod conducts a previous RamJam and Dales Jam concert

7:00am Friday 21st March 2014

Now in its seventh year, RamJam is gearing up for its annual concert at Settle’s Victoria Hall on Saturday.

Organ recital by Jason Lowe Settle Parish Church

3:19pm Thursday 20th March 2014

The seventh recital in the 101st anniversary celebration of the inauguration of the Binns organ took place on Saturday, given by Jason Lowe, organist at Giggleswick Chapel, and previously Sidney Nicholson Organ Scholar at Manchester Cathedral.

Alex hopes to bring down the House with his band

Craven Herald: CONTEST: Lost Meridian are (from left), Jamie Furguson, Luke Hatfield, Alex Johnston-Seymour and Rowan Wells

3:17pm Thursday 20th March 2014

A Skipton singer-songwriter is aiming high with his up and coming band, Lost Meridian.

Settle College student Bretten Lord launches new drama group

Craven Herald: Bretten Lord

11:00am Saturday 15th March 2014

Rathmell teenager Bretten Lord – star of the award-winning film Lad: A Yorkshire Story – is turning his hand to pantomime.

Beatles tribute act to perform at Gisburn

Craven Herald: Tribute band Just John and Paul

11:00am Saturday 15th March 2014

Gisburn will be rocking to the sound of the Beatles when Lennon and McCartney tribute band, Just John and Paul, appears at the Festival Hall.

Settle Orchestra to stage spring concerts

Craven Herald: Ernest Tomlinson with his family – including daughter Hilary, who will perform at the Settle Orchestra concerts – after getting his MBE

11:00am Saturday 15th March 2014

Settle Orchestra’s spring concerts have something for everyone.

Skipton Players seek cyclist for film footage

Craven Herald: Skipton Little Theatre

11:00am Saturday 15th March 2014

Skipton Players are looking for a cyclist.

Review: Austwick Community Players’ Oil Tek the High Road

Craven Herald: Members of Austwick Community Players

6:00pm Thursday 13th March 2014

In their 2014 show, Oil Tek the High Road, Austwick Community Players have delivered another resounding success.

Review: Gigg Lectures: Banged Up Abroad, Sandra Gregory

6:03pm Thursday 13th March 2014

In February 1993, Sandra Gregory made the news in a way which is probably every parents’ worst nightmare. She was arrested for drug smuggling in a country where such offences carry the death penalty. In the two years prior to her arrest she had been travelling around Thailand and living in Bangkok. However, unable to work because of recurrent illness, short of money and desperate to return home she was befriended by Robert Lock who, she claims, offered to pay her £1,000 in exchange for hiding drugs for his personal use and carrying them from Bangkok to Tokyo.

Former South Craven School pupil brings acclaimed show to Leeds

Craven Herald: Matthew Heseltine, far right, with fellow cast members Joseph Dowsing, Jessica Richards, Stuart Reid and Lara Ensor

11:29am Wednesday 12th March 2014

A former South Craven School pupil is to stage a drama which won rave reviews at the Edinburgh Festival last year.

Elephants’ football in the museum the visitors made

Craven Herald: A charango made from an armadillo

6:41pm Thursday 6th March 2014

Artist Helen Peyton was bored with starchy museums and art galleries that displayed the “usual” artworks or artefacts.

Toploader to perform at Mart Theatre, Skipton

Craven Herald: Toploader are heading for the Mart Theatre

6:40pm Thursday 6th March 2014

Toploader are heading for Skipton.

Legacy of Ann lives on at Skipton Music Festival

Craven Herald: Ollie Macnab, Sophie Wolstenholme, Joel Holmes and Amber Gaunt

6:37pm Thursday 6th March 2014

This year’s Skipton Music Festival will be dedicated to its former secretary, Ann Ware.

Skipton Brass Band to hold open rehearsal

6:44pm Thursday 6th March 2014

Skipton Brass Band is inviting the community to attend an open rehearsal tomorrow.

Review: Beauty and the Beast, Ingleborough Community Centre

6:39pm Thursday 6th March 2014

Ingleton Community Theatre Group again excelled with this production. The main characters roared, sang and danced beautifully and amazed with their acting and comedy.

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