The Knaresborough Civic Society

Welcome to our Website

About Us & Contacts

Aims & Objects

The Society aims to protect, preserve and conserve Knaresborough and to stimulate public interest in the town, its beauty, history and setting.

To monitor proposals for new buildings and developments and commenting constructively on planning applications.

To promote high standards of architecture and town planning.

To act as a collective voice when local views are sought.

To promote projects such as renovating historic buildings and to improve the quality of public places and spaces.

To stimulate public interest in environmental issues.

To undertake surveys and research in order to improve our knowledge of our surroundings.


President:  Lady Ingilby

Chairman: John Richards             Secretary:  Ian Wright           Treasurer:  John Richards

All general correspondence should be sent by e mail (or phone us for a postal address).



All E-mails should be sent to:

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Single annual subscription: £9.00
Joint household subscription (for 2): £15.00

Enquiries to the Treasurer:
John Richards, 20 Hilton Lane, Knaresborough HG5 8BX.


Copyright Information

Photographs on this site:

Homepage photograph © David Kaye

Photographs on other pages are licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 License.