Henshaws is a northern charity supporting people living with loss of sight and a range of other disabilities to go beyond expectations.
They believe that, wherever they are, everyone has the right to an independent and fulfilling life. Our support, advice and training enables people and their families to build skills and develop confidence. They help each other and look forward to a more positive future.
For more information, check out Henshaws.
At Candlelighters, they support families facing children’s cancer in Yorkshire. They get involved in all sorts of different projects, helping ordinary families face extraordinary circumstances.
Knaresborough Candlelighters host events fundraising for this charity. To find out more and get involved, visit Knaresborough Candlelighters.
Knaresborough Chamber of Trade & Commerce aims to bring local businesses and the community together in order to represent Knaresborough businesses at all levels. Agendas and minutes are all recorded on their website.
For more information, visit Knaresborough Chamber Of Commerce And Trade
Knaresborough children and family hub provide services for children and young people aged 0-19 and their families. They offer a range of activities – some are free for drop-in, others need to be booked in advance or require invitation or referral only.
There’s hubs across the country including Harrogate Bilton, Harrogate West and Harrogate Town. Just select your area on the website to download the full programme with details of what’s on near you.
Contact your local children and family hub to find out more, ask any questions, or to register to join in.
Knaresborough Community Centre is supported by Harrogate Borough Council and the town council. They work with a range of voluntary, community and statutory groups to develop leisure and social activities throughout the town.
Facilities include a main activity hall for clubs, activities and parties, badminton, basketball and five-a-side courts, meeting room, kitchen, changing rooms, car parking, and induction loop systems. And it’s all fully accessible for wheelchair users.
For more information, visit Knaresborough Community Centre.
Knaresborough Library provides a nice, quiet place to study or read a book. They also offer various activities such as Lego Club, Story Club, Reading Hacks and school holiday events.
For more information about accessibility and what’s on, visit Knaresborough Library.
The Lions Club of Knaresborough established in 1987. It is a voluntary group that serves the community of Knaresborough, Nidderdale and Pateley Bridge.
Their website provides information on all Knaresborough has to offer including its history, events, clubs and businesses.
To find out more, visit the informative Knaresborough Lions website.
Knaresborough Rotary Club brings together business and professional leaders in order to provide humanitarian service. They help organise fundraising events, competitions and town repairs. They meet on Mondays at 6:00 – 6:30 pm.
For more information on what the Rotary club do, visit their website.
Knaresborough Swimming Pool is a public pool has lots of services from lessons, a water slide, water spa as well as the standard laned 25m swimming pool.
Great prices (£5 for an adult, £2.50 children) and all in your local area.
For more information and the swimming timetable, visit Knaresborough Pool.