Welcome to the Parish Council Website

Kettlewell with Starbotton Parish Council is an elected body in the first tier of local government. Other tiers are Craven District Council [www.cravendc.gov.uk] and North Yorkshire County Council [www.northyorks.gov.uk]. The Parish Council represents our community's interests and seeks to improve the quality of life and the local environment.

What does the Parish Council actually do? Recent agendas have covered, commenting on planning consultations, highways concerns, streetlighting and maintenance of the war memorial gardens. To learn more, do come to one of our public meetings, held at 7:30pm on the first Wednesday of most months in Kettlewell Village Hall.

There are five Parish Councillors, four currently living in Kettlewell and one living in Starbotton. One of the councillors is also the Parish Clerk and Responsible Financial Officer.

You can find more information about:

Minutes and Agendas

The most recent Minutes and Agendas are listed here. If you wish to view archive documents, please click here.

Latest News

Excellent Parish streetlighting meeting

Thank you to everyone who came to the Parish's streetlighting meeting tonight. We had a brilliant turnout, with 38 people debating and discussing options. I'll do a summary of the discussions from the...»open

Please vote for Kettlewell Primary School!

Kettlewell Primary School has applied for funding from the Aviva Community Fund to erect a Forest Classroom in the woodland area at the end of the school field. This Classroom would massively benefit our...read more



Grass cutting contractor wanted - 3 year work

Kettlewell with Starbotton Parish Council are seeking a grass cutting contractor to do six cuts spread throughout the summer to five areas: - part of the Village Green in Starbotton - the Village...read more

Max and Mike volunteer to help with street lighting

A big thank you to Max Leefe and Stephan Weber who have volunteered to help with our Parish street lighting maintenance.‬...»open

Village Hall Loos Win Platinum Award

Congratulations to Kettlewell Village Hall which has won a Platinum Award, in the Loo of the Year Awards. The Parish Council supported the completion of the toilets with a grant earlier this year. ...»open

Contact Information

Your Parish Councillors

Councillor Cecilia Harvey


Tel:07435 838441

Councillor Colin Lister

Vice Chairman

Tel:01756 760248

Councillor Alan Parker


Tel:01756 760297

Councillor Richard Appleton


Tel:01756 761564

Councillor Sara Spillett

Councillor and Clerk

Tel:01756 760229

Contact us

Please direct all correspondence to the Clerk to the Council


Clerk to the Council, 6, Langliffe Garth, Kettlewell, Skipton, North Yorks. BD23 5RF