• Residential conversion sought for former piggery in Cowling

    PERMISSION is being sought for the residential conversion of buildings in Cowling once used to house pigs and sheep. Prior approval notifications have been submitted to North Yorkshire Council for the farm buildings at Craiglands Farm, Dick Lane

  • CCTV images released after sports shop theft in Skipton

    POLICE have issued CCTV images of a man they would like to speak to following a Skipton shoplifting  that happened more than three months ago. The incident at Discount Sports, Rope Walk, happened at about 10am on September 2. A police spokesperson

  • Bentham firefighters in ladder challenge this weekend

    BENTHAM firefighters are hoping to raise well over £1,000 this weekend by climbing a 44ft (13.5m) high ladder as many times as possible in just one hour. Last year, the team ascended the ladder a very impressive 156 times as part of 'December Ascender

  • Settle meeting marks Day of Action for Climate Justice

    ACTION on Climate Emergency (ACE) members attending their Green Café meeting in Settle on Saturday (December 9) marked the Day of Action for Climate Justice. Called by the Climate Justice Coalition as the Dubai based COP 28 was drawing to a close