Events & Community

Useful links to other village activities:

Gargrave Heritage Group

Gargrave and Coniston Parish Magazine

St Andrews Church, Gargrave

Gargrave Primary School

Gargrave Playground Association



Our Summer Seat is available for bookings as a venue to raise money for charitable causes.

Please contact the Parish Clerk for further details on booking your event.


If you would like to get involved with the Parish Council’s work around the village, please contact us to become a volunteer helping out in our times of need.  We would like to hear from you.

There are many things to undertake such as annual litter picks, clearance of the dam side of  vegetation etc.  


 Gargrave Parish Council and members of the community are working together to come up with a Neighbourhood plan of how the future developments of Gargrave should be. Please visit the Gargrave Neighbourhood Planning Group’s Pages to find out more.

Meetings are held each month to discuss and format the plan. Please contact the Clerk to the Council for details of the next meeting.

Get involved with Gargrave Parish Council’s proposed 5 year plan alongside our working committee.  We would like to know your ideas on how to improve Gargrave and encourage working together to achieve this.

Some background documentation:

SHLAA (Strategic Housing Land Availability Assessment) is a list of sites which have been suggested to Craven District Council by a wide range of organisations, individuals as having potential for housing development.

Further information can be found on Craven District Council’s website: