About Knaresborough Civic Society

‘Join us and together we can protect and enhance the natural and built heritage of Knaresborough leading to a sustainable lifestyle for all’

The Society aims to:–

protect, preserve & conserve Knaresborough & stimulate public interest in the town, its beauty, history & setting.

monitor proposals for new buildings & developments & comment constructively on planning applications.

promote high standards of architecture & town planning.

act as a collective voice when local views are sought.

promote projects such as renovating historic buildings & improving the quality of public places & spaces.

stimulate public interest in environmental issues.

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