Friends of Raikes Road Burial Ground

With kind support from Skipton Town Council.

Spring 2018 News

Our Open Days this year will be held on the following dates.  The Ground is open from 10.30 a.m. to 3 p.m. with guided walks at 11 a.m. and 2 p.m.  Stout footwear essential.


Monday, 28th May

Saturday 14th July

Saturday 22nd September


Mapping and recording of the gravestones to give us a long-overdue map is being completed this year which will give us a better oversight of the stones and features in the Ground.  Watch out for news on the website.

Daffodils in the Cragg/Wilkinson enclosure (courtesy of Peter Gallagher)



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