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

Annual Parish Meeting - 4 April

The next Annual Parish Meeting -(not a Parish Council meeting) Wednesday 4 April 2018 at 7:30pm in Kettlewell Village Hall Please do come along to this meeting to discuss issues of concern or your ideas...»open

Dog fouling complaints!

The Parish Council has had several complaints recently about some dog owners who don't pick-up after their pets in both Kettlewell and Starbotton. We will be asking Craven District Council's dog warden...read more

Tour de Yorkshire Roadshow at Kettlewell Village Hall on Tuesday 6th February - Registration from 5.00pm

Event to start promptly at 5.30pm. Tour de Yorkshire business and community Roadshow. Businesses across Yorkshire are being invited to a series of Tour de Yorkshire roadshows as the county gears up to...read more

Come and hear about the revised Scargill House planning applications 7 February parish council meeting

Do come along to the 7 February parish council meeting (7:30pm in the Village Hall) to hear about the revised Scargill House planning applications. Scargill Movement welcomes anyone to visit and to...read more

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

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