Skipton - Market town

Skipton is a market town, Civil parish, the nearest, largest town of the most, small towns, home, Skipton Town A, became a prosperous market town, trading sheep, has been the seat of Craven District Council since 1974 and has many visitors on market days, numerous, public house s, two nightclubs. Skipton lies to the junction of the A65 road, is recorded in the Domesday Book, is twinned with the Bavaria n town of Simbach. The mill has been redesigned from the mill grounds. The protection offered by Skipton Castle during the Middle Ages. The Skipton Building Society was founded in the town. Government Skipton is part of the parliamentary constituency. Proposals to make North Yorkshire County Council in 2007, a unitary authority. Skipton Town Councillors elect a Town Mayor, each year. The town is home, several holiday companies, has Official three allotment sites. The street used to host the sheep market, a general market. Skipton Little Theatre is near the located town centre. The Mart Theatre opened in October with 2005 funding. The philosopher Henry Sidgwick was born in Skipton. The mathematician Thomas William Edmondson was born in Skipton. The Manchester City footballer Rick Holden was born in Skipton. The Government has listened to the thousands of local residents.

Market town, Civil parish, Nearest, largest town of the most, small towns, Home, Skipton Town A, Part of the parliamentary constituency, Located town centre