About us

Welcome to Skipton Rotary Club


The purpose of Rotary is to make friends, assist others and promote global peace.

Some of the many things we do - Rotarians are all volunteers and each year our Club donates Locally, Nationally & Internationally to those in need.  Come along and join us - volunteering is fun.

In recognition of the organisation’s distinguished and eminent service rendered to Craven District, we are pleased to announce that Freedom of the District is conferred to Skipton Rotary Club. 

Local Charities or Associations seeking to apply for a Community Grant
please Click HERE for further information where you will find  APPLICATION FORMS & GUIDANCE NOTES

Total donations for the year to 30th June 2022 were £37,816.  

Part of the funds we raise are from the public’s use of the Skipton Building Society Head Office car park at weekends and we thank everyone for their support.

Low cost parking to help charitable causes
please support us in this endeavour run by volunteers

Thank you

Rotary International Club No 18956, District 1040.
The Rotary Club of Skipton Trust Fund, Registered Charity No 502427

Our Social Media

Dragon Boat Racing, May 2018

Slide show followed by Video Footage of the Exciting & Incredibly Close Final featuring Candelisa, The Coniston Hotel Swans, and Suanni ( Skipton Building Society) Wow! If you have enjoyed this Video &/or the event, please 'Like' our page Skipton Rotary then you will be kept in touch with any further updates. :-) If you would like futher information on your Local Rotary(s) then send us a message.

Posted by Skipton Rotary on Tuesday, May 22, 2018

Happening soon...

Charter Night

Wed, Mar 22nd 2023 7:00 pm

Charter Night

The Club's birthday

5th Wednesday But really a Tuesday!!

Tue, Mar 28th 2023 6:00 pm

5th Wednesday But really a Tuesday!!

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In the hands of International & Foundation.
Meal and Raffle at the excellent 3 Peaks Bistro. Numbers limited to 42 so it will be first come first served!

Business Meeting and AGM

Wed, Apr 5th 2023 6:00 pm

Business Meeting and AGM

Your opportunity to share the load and stand for Council.

Wed, Apr 12th 2023 5:45 pm

Speaker meeting


Wed, Apr 19th 2023 5:45 pm

Speaker meeting

Our own Graham Hamilton - England's National Hero. That's the title of the talk!!

Meetings & Venue

Where and when:

We meet on Wednesdays at 17.45 for 18.00

(5th Wed's usually elsewhere with partners, but please contact the Secretary. Our usual venue the Tempest Arms is undergoing a refurbishment. From 1st January 2023 until c.May 2023 we will be meeting at the Krafty Kitchen, Keighley Rd, Skipton BD23 2TA.) Tempest Arms
Elslack Lane
BD23 3AY  01282-842450

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Rotary News

Be part of a global network of volunteers, trying to make the world a better place. Please also see the 'links & news' page for information from the local district and live feeds from Rotary International and Rotary International in GB&I.

Rotary serving communities through supporting foodbanks

Diversity is part of Rotary’s core values