• Plans to build two homes on edge of Skipton 'flyover' site

    A PROPOSAL to build two new houses on an edge of Skipton site recently rejected for the building of 26 houses has been lodged with North Yorkshire Council. An application has been made for the implementation of almost 20 year old planning consent

  • A65 roadworks likely to take nearly three more weeks

    TEMPORARY traffic lights on the A65 at Coniston Cold are likely to be in place for around three weeks. Northern Gas Networks says it is working night and day to finish repairs to a leaking gas pipe on Moorber Lane, which is also including work

  • Bradley residents open up their gardens this weekend

    BRADLEYS Both will welcome visitors to an open garden event on Saturday (June 29) between 12 noon and 5 pm, when residents will share their beautiful gardens. Other lovely places to visit include the garden at Bradleys Both County Primary School

  • Fun and laughter with Sutton's Green Hut Theatre Company

    SKIPTON Little Theatre is playing host to Sutton's Green Hut Theatre Company this weekend. An unforgettable evening of wit, suspense and laughter is promised with two farces based in the Little Grimley Theatre. "This delightful comedy double

  • New solar panels help cut Settle pool’s electric bill

    A SECOND bank of solar panels has been installed on Settle Swimming Pool roof, generating more electricity and so helping cut the pool’s fuel bills. The project was funded by the £21,000 grant awarded in the second round of the Swimming Pool Support

  • All set for fell rescue's Wharfedale 3 Peaks challenge

    RUNNERS, walkers and families will be heading to Kettlewell at the weekend for Upper Wharfedale Fell Rescue's main fundraising event of the year. The Wharfedale 3 Peaks Challenge on Saturday (June 29) will start and finish in Kettlewell with plenty

  • Computershare plans to move into former Skipton cotton mill

    FINANCIAL services company Computershare is planning to move from Gateway House at the entrance to Skipton to new offices in the centre of town. The company has submitted plans to North Yorkshire Council to make changes to two floors at Belle Vue