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Judge Martin Bristol with champion heifer Whytil Lavanguard Snowdrift

Feizor farmers take the reserve championship at Gisburn's pedigree show

Skipton Auction Mart

Good trade maintained at Skipton's prime sales

High Trenhouse is used by recreational and leisure groups, including photographers, artists and quilters

Malham Moor management centre celebrates milestone anniversary

The ruins of England's best preserved lead smelt mills in Old Gang in Swaledale. Picture courtesy of the Yorkshire Dales National Park Authority

Images bring Dales lead mining story to life

The Dark Green Fritillary is associated with summer. Picture by Carl Watts

Warm weather brings out the butterflies

Bill Cowperthwaite, champion at Skipton Auction Mart’s July prime cattle show, is pictured on Malham Moor with some of his livestock, which are much in favour with buyers such as Keelham Farm Shop, which purchased the latest title winner, and other reta

Skipton Auction Mart needs more cattle for its Monday sales

Hedgehogs are high in the wildlife popularity poll

Humans have a weird attitude to wildlife

Simon Forrester, chief executive of the British Pest Control Association

Farmers face race against time over new pest control legislation

Declining farmland birds such as the lapwing could be helped by the Countryside Stewardship Scheme.

Forest of Bowland farmers offered incentives to help wildlife

New trees planted at Ormsgill wood near Airton

Money available to create new woodland in the Dales

The sheep pens at Skipton Auction Mart

Lamb prices slip, as numbers increase at Skipton Auction Mart

Skipton Auction Mart

Keelham Farm Shop leads the buying at Skipton Auction Mart

A family gather around a camp fire in the garden in back garden for the Big Wild Sleepout     Picture by RSPB (rspb-images.com)

Take part in the RSPB’s Big Wild Sleepout

Bill Mitchell's picture of Hannah Hauxwell, whose harsh life on a Dales farm was documented in a TV programme

Irreplaceable stories from the Dales will be lost without the public's support

The company's Morgan sports car out and about in its natural habitat of the Dales

Dales days out behind the wheel of a classic British sports car

Clapham village shop has been taken over by the community

Volunteers safeguard the Dales

Pictured with Skipton’s July prime lamb champions are, from left, Becky Ellis with five-month-old daughter Isabelle, judge Paul Watson, Richard Ellis and helper

Addingham Moorside family lands its first-ever Skipton prime lamb title

Bill Cowperthwaite, pictured left with his July prime cattle champion at Skipton, is joined by judge Simon Barker. The victor fell to Keelham Farm Shop.

Keelham secures another Skipton prime cattle champion

Farmer Chris Wildman with Blue-Faced Leicester sheep. Picture by Lorne Campbell, Guzelian.

Fifth-generation Dales butchers share some secrets of the trade

Some of today's rescue team outside the newly extended headquarters in Clapham. Picture courtesy of Steve Finch

Craven's Cave Rescue Organisation celebrates its 80th birthday

Skipton Auction Mart

Cattle sell well at Skipton Auction Mart

Sheep wander on and off the newly formed tracks at the new off road driving experience

Land Rover Experience opens at Broughton Estate following an investment of more than £1 million

Strong Euro hits sheep export trade

Strong Euro hits sheep export trade

Robin Jennings is pictured left with his main June Craven Dairy Auction champion, joined by ForFarmers’ Keith Colley.

Robin Jennings regains champion’s crown at Craven Dairy Auction

Buckden Gala hosts popular sheep show

Skipton Auction Mart

Goats gather momentum at Skipton Auction Mart

Shaun and Stephen Sowray with some of the top-performing British Blue-cross calves at Skipton

Skipton rearing calf trade excels yet again

Jamie Roberts, owner of Kilnsey Park

Food network aims to bring 'gastronauts' to the Dales

Martin Lunn

There will be a lot to see in the July skies

Bombus terrestris on devil's bit scabious

Enjoy the flower power of the Dales

Bombus terrestris on devil's bit scabious

Enjoy the flower power of the Dales

Sam Moorhouse launches his new business

Bell Busk farmer pioneers 'super yoghurt'

Skipton Auction Mart

Phenomenal trade in rearing calves at Skipton Auction Mart

Sonny takes second prize on show debut

Grassington woman enjoys success on the show scene

CLA North Regional Director Dorothy Fairburn says it is a great opportunity

Rural watchdog launches search for best game chef

A good summer could see grey partridge numbers continue to increase

The Great British Pole Climbing Championships will be staged at the Great Yorkshire Show

Traditional skills put to the test at Great Yorkshire Show

Crime and Police Commissioner Julia Mulligan

Craven people urged to take part in rural crime survey

Vendor Richard Hutchinson with the top price lot on the day, Linburn Lass

New price record set for sheepdog at Bentham Auction Mart

Saplings in the new "hundred acre wood" near Buckden.

New Wood Planted in Dales near Buckden.

Picture shows an impression of the navvy huts and part of a Shanty Town with the Ribblehead Viaduct under construction in the background. Please credit pic to Settle & Carlisle Railway Trust

Saving of iconic Settle to Carlisle railway

Barn owl in flight. Picture courtesy of Owl Adventures

Learn how to take wildlife pictures

Festival brings benefits to the Dales

Festival brings benefits to the Dales

Youngsters enjoy their own comedy club

Adventures, mischief and riddles will tempt young visitors at Grassington Festival

John Shuttleworth with his champion British Blue heifer calf which sold for £555, Henry Sanderson of Genus, pre-sale show sponsor, alongside Brian Blezard with his reserve champion calf which sold for £535

Rylstone farmer takes championship at Gisburn's rearing calf sale

Pictured with the two frontrunners at the Bank Holiday Monday Craven Dairy Auction are, from left, reserve champion and top price achiever Sammy Sugden, champion Suzy Lawson and judge Stephen Coates, who also bought the title winner

Lawsons win their fourth Craven Dairy Auction of 2015

Police highlight dangers of illegal wildlife poisoning

Police highlight dangers of illegal wildlife poisoning

Richard Fitton with the champion and reserve champion stirks

Strong trade at Gisburn stirk sale

Mark Lewis with his Skipton supreme champion Limousin bull, joined by, from left, judge Peter Kirton, and sponsors Mark Perry, of Carrs Billington, and Jonathan York, of Armstrong Watson. Picture by Adrian Legge Photography.

First-time exhibitor lands supreme championship at Skipton pedigree Limousin highlight

Neil Slack with his Northern Limousin Extravaganza supreme champion commercial heifer, joined by show judge Peter Kirton. Picture by Adrian Legge Photography

Commercial heifer triumphs at Northern Limousin Extravaganza

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