Sadly now the shop and Post Office have closed and there has been a change of use to A GIFT SHOP CALLED NEXT DOOR
A small limited company, independent of The Askrigg Foundation
operates as a village shop and Post Office.
Manageress Mrs. K. Harrington
The shop provides
- Local employment
- Serves the village with the sale of goods, including newspapers and magazines.
- Helps visitors (the shop is an information centre for the Yorkshire Dales National Park) by selling maps, guide books, local walk routes and providing tourist information.
- Acts as an outlet for locally made goods.