Information for Residents

Giggleswick Parish Council will host a public meeting on Tuesday, 12th November at 6.30 pm in the Parish Room.

All are welcome to attend and participate. Please click on the notice of public meeting for agenda.

Notice of public meeting with NYCC Officers regarding their decision to not reduce speed on B6480

consultation results regarding speed concerns on the B6480 to Buck Haw Brow


please click on the text above. The consultation period ends on 1st March 2019.

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

  • 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)