Information for Residents


The Council will host a public meeting regarding the prevention from becoming a victim of frauds and scams telephone calls and emails. North Yorkshire Police Financial Abuse Safeguarding Officer, Mr Andy Fox, will hold a presentation on Tuesday 12th March 2019 at 6.30 pm in the Parish Rooms, Giggleswick. YOU ARE ALL WELCOME TO ATTEND.

CONSULTATION REGARDING SPEED LIMIT ON THE B 6480 TO BUCK HAW BROW

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Giggleswick Parish Council is responsible for:

  • Harrison Playing Fields including:

    • Lower and Middle Fellings

    • Children’s Playground

  • War Memorial Plaques on the Memorial Bridge

  • Parish Council owned street lighting


Yorkshire Dales National Park Authority is responsible for:

  • All planning matters within the National Park

  • Rights of way within the National Park

 


Craven District Council is responsible for:

  • All planning matters (except within the National Park)

  • Rate Collection

  • Dog Warden

  • Environmental Health

  • Electoral Register

  • Pest Control

  • Refuse Collection

  • Street Cleaning

  • Litter Clearing

  • Grants to voluntary groups

  • Food & Workplace Health & Safety

  • Housing Applications

 


North Yorkshire County Council is responsible for:

 

•    Adopted Paths and Highways
•    Cutting Grass Verges
•    Gritting and Snow Clearance
•    Adopted Lighting
•    Primary School
•    Settle College
•    School Transport
•    Trading Standards
•    Social Services
•    Public Transport Blue Badges
•    Cycle Routes
•    Animal Health
•    Signage
•    Gully Cleaning
•    Bus Passes
•    Memorial Bridge
•    Refuse Disposal


How to contact your parish councillor:

  • For an up to date list of parish councillors and contact details please contact the Parish Clerk by email at parishclerk8@gmail.com

  • Meetings are in the parish rooms at 7.30 p.m. on the second Tuesday of every month.

  • There is a dedicated time slot of 15 minutes at the start of every meeting for members of the public to raise matters with the council.


To report any of the following:

Anti social behaviour

  • Non emergency dial 101

  • Emergency dial 999

Dog fouling

  • Contact Craven District Council Dog Warden 01756 700600

Street lighting failures

Doctors’ Surgery

  • Telephone: 01729822611

Yorkshire Water Helpline

  • Yorkshire Water Telephone Helpline: 08001242424

Gas safety

  • Telephone: 0800111999

Loss of electricity supply

  • Loss of electricity supply telephone helpline: 08001954141 (or for hearing impaired: 08004589767)