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

Tour de Yorkshire Roadshow 6 February at Village Hall

The Craven Herald reports ...»open

Next Parish Council Meeting 7 February

Just a reminder that there is no Parish Council meeting in January. The next meeting is on Wednesday 7 February....»open

Season's Greeting from Kettlewell with Starbotton Parish Council

Season's Greetings from Kettlewell with Starbotton Parish Council. A big thank you for our kindly donated tree and the volunteers who put it up for us....»open

Starbotton phonebox is safe

‪Did you hear that Starbotton phone box is safe? BT have no more plans to remove it. Thank you to everyone who helped by writing/phoning. ‬...»open

Kettlewell Nativity 4pm on 20 December

This will be great, hope you can come along. Starts in the church, wrap up warmly!...»open

Urgent! Parish council meeting delayed for one week due to illness

The Next Parish Council will now be held on 13 December, one week later than advertised. This is due to illness by Cllr/Clerk Spillett....»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