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Temp Road Closure – Kirkgate Railway Bridge, Settle Sunday 23rd April 2017 for Network Rail Bridge examination

Please see link below to road closure information

PLANNED ROAD CLOSURE NOTIFICATION – 12502 Kirkgate rail bridge,Settle

The Closure will be in place for a period of 1 day 23rd April 2017

The Road Closure and any associated Diversion Routes can be viewed using this URL link


North Yorkshire County Council

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN of 1 casual vacancy in the office

of TOWN COUNCILLOR for the Parish of Settle

An election to fill the vacancy will be held if a written request signed by ten local government electors for the Parish (including printed names and addresses of those signing) is received at the address given below within fourteen days (excluding weekends and bank holidays) of the date at the bottom of this notice. Send to

The Returning Officer

1 Belle Vue Square, Broughton Road, Skipton,  BD23 1FJ

 If an election is not requested, the Town Council will fill the vacancy by  co-option.

10th April 2017

Clerk of the Town Council


Free Disc Parking Scheme Market Place Settle is now in operation

Information for residents and visitors Parking on the Market Place and surrounding streets

The new parking scheme is now in operation. Please make sure you have a disc if you intend to use the Market Place for free parking. Display the time you arrive on the disc. Failure to display a timed disc will result in a parking fine. Harrogate Borough Council are the enforcement agency and any enquiries or appeals should be directed to them.

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Plan of the Disc Zone


Free Parking discs are available at the following outlets:-

Tourist Information Centre          Capella

Shambles Fish and Chip Shop   Lamberts Newsagents

Field and Home Pet Shop            Continued Care

Co –Op                                           Cave and Crag

Ye Olde Naked man                      Royal Oak Hotel

Practically Everything                  J W Garnetts

Car and Kitchen                            Little Button

Dacre Son & Hartley                     Premier (was Spar)

Gladrags                                        Talbot Arms pub

Dales Angels                                 Naylors Emporium

Mary Gavagan Art                         Kellys Ice Cream

Skipton Building Society             Settle Business and Community Hub (under the Archway)

The shop should have a poster on display showing they have discs