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London to Skipton
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A gateway into the Yorkshire Dales, Skipton is the end of the line for our trains heading west. You can reach the great architecture and unspoilt countryside of Skipton in just over 40 minutes from Leeds and, from here, connecting north to York, Newcastle and Scotland and south to London Kings Cross.
The Gateway to the Dales
Skipton is a bustling market town on the doorstep of the Yorkshire Dales and Brontë Country. Enjoy exploring the thriving market, medieval castle, shops, pubs and cafes surrounded by olde-world charm.
Plus, when you join LNER Perks you'll get £5 free and 2% credit back every time you travel with us.
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Alfie Moore: Fair Cop Unleashed
Join BBC Radio 4’s cop-turned-comedian Alfie Moore for his latest stand-up tour show. Relive with him the thrilling ups and downs of the night a mysterious clown came to town and more than one life ended up in the balance. It was no laughing matter – but this show certainly is! Enjoy Alfie’s unique brand of police-based humour hilariously woven together with his personal insights into his life on the front-line of the police force. It’d be a crime to miss it!
Skipton Comedy Live
14th Oct - 4th Nov
Join us as Plane Comedy present some of the best stand-up the UK has to offer. Laughter truly is the best medicine, so why not add our monthly comedy night to your self-care routine!The Hub theatre bar will be open throughout the evening, serving a selection of locally sourced refreshments.
Skipton Town Hall Autumn Tea Dance
Bring your dancing shoes and be entertained by Blackpool Tower resident organist; John Bowdler. Excellent feedback from previous Tea Dances: "It's great to meeting friends, dance and not least the brilliant organist John on the organ" "The organist is fantastic, the dancefloor is good and there's company" "John Bowdler is amazing, I love the friendly company and excellent staff" "Skipton Town Hall is a great organisation. There's fantastic music & dancing." Tickets include tea, coffee and sweet treats. If this event has to be postponed or cancelled for any reason you will be entitled to a full refund.