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

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.

Craven Arts' Christmas exhibition, featuring works by more than 40 local artists, runs until December 23 in the Exhibition Gallery at Skipton Town Hall.

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

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

Sam travelled from New York to Los Angeles, running 50 miles one day and riding 150 miles the next.

He will talk about his experience at Skipton Town Hall on Saturday.

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 at 7.30pm tomorrow in Skipton Town Hall.

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

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

Acoustic roots duo Mambo Jambo will perform at Skipton Town Hall at 7.30pm on Sunday, November 26.

Their repertoire draws in a wide range of styles which include Bluegrass, Latin and Caribbean, New Orleans and Balkan influences.

Tickets cost £8 and £6 for under 18s and are available by calling into Skipton Town Hall box office, ringing 01756 792809 or visiting

Skipton Little Theatre will present The Hollow, a thriller of passion and betrayal by Agatha Christie, from November 28 to December 2.

Tickets can be booked online at or by telephone on 07527 141176.

Skipton Film Club will screen The Red Turtle, a story about a man shipwrecked on a desert island, at 5.15pm on Sunday, December 3, at the Plaza Cinema, on Sackville Street.

Members and non members are welcome.

Skipton Folk Unplugged will host a singers night on Monday at the Narrow Boat, on Victoria Street. Start time is 8.30pm.

SETTLE: A National Theatre Live screening of Stephen Sondheim’s legendary musical Follies will take place at 7pm tonight in Settle Victoria Hall.

North Country Theatre will present Nightmares in Norfolk at 7.30pm tomorrow in Settle Victoria Hall.

The evening will feature a double dose of terrifying tales, one told tongue in cheek and one straight down the line.

One will be 'Oh, Whistle and I'll Come to You' by M.R. James, adapted by Nobby Dimon, and the other will be 'The Signalman' by Charles Dickens, adapted by Simon Corble.

Other upcoming Victoria Hall performances will be by jazz band The Temperance Seven at 7.30pm on Saturday and Jon Boden and the Remnant Kings at 7.30pm on Sunday.

Tickets for all of these events are available from the Settle Victoria Hall box office on 01729 825718.

Settle Orchestra's autumn concerts will take place at 7.30pm on Saturday in Settle Parish Church and at 7.30pm Saturday, November 25, in Christ Church, Skipton.

The programme, conducted by Alexander Webb, will include Mendelssohn's 'Fingal’s Cave Overture' Saint-Saëns' 'Cello concerto No 1' and Beethoven's 'Symphony No 6 (Pastoral Symphony)'.

Tickets cost £12 and are available from Skipton Camera Centre, Cave and Crag in Settle, Bentham Post Office, on the door or from orchestra members.

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 Saturday, November 25.

BARNOLDSWICK: The fast-growing Jeramiah Ferrari, a young Manchester band who fuse together styles of reggae, rock, ska and punk, will perform on Sunday at the Barnoldswick Music and Arts Centre, on Rainhall Road.

Barnoldswick's band Suburban Symphony will perform on Thursday, November 23. The band members include Anthony Edwards, Andrew Gilmour, Tom Hargreaves, Sam Bisset and Lewis Rennison.

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

To book tickets, ring 07712 628366 or 01282 813374.

Story Magic Theatre will perform the pantomime Snow White at the Rainhall Centre at 3pm and 6pm on Saturday, December 2.

Tickets cost £7 or £25 for a group of four and are available on 01282 345200 or by visiting

CONONLEY: Cononley Cinema Club will screen the film My Cousin Rachel on Sunday 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.

EMBSAY: Embsay Players will stage the pantomime Goldilocks and the Three Bears Go to the Circus in Embsay Village Hall from Wednesday, November 22, to Saturday, November 25.

Show times are 7.15pm each evening with a Saturday matinee at 2.15pm.

Tickets, which cost £6 or £5 concessions for the Saturday matinee, are on sale now at Embsay Post Office.

GIGGLESWICK: Giggleswick School drama Wendy and Peter Pan will be held from November 29 to December 2 in the Richard Whiteley Theatre.

Advance tickets cost £11 for adults or £5 for under 18s and are available online at

Tickets on the door cost £13 for adults and £7 for under 18s.

GRASSINGTON: Grassington Community Cinema will screen two films at the Octagon Theatre in Grassington Town Hall on Saturday, November 25.

Despicable Me 3 for children will be shown at 4.30pm and Whisky Galore for adults will be screened at 7.30pm. Doors open at 4pm for the early film and 7pm for the evening movie.

Tickets cost £5 for adults and £2.50 for children.

A bar, refreshments, popcorn and ice cream will be available.

KILNSEY: The Upper Wharfedale Arts and Literature Society will hold its annual general meeting on Tuesday 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.