Why should I log in?

If you login as a registered user you will be able to edit your listing(s) in the Local Businesses directory. (Look for the "My listings" link on the Local Businesses page.)

In addition, if you are a registered Author of articles or events, you will be able to update or add those items. An edit icon appears next to those articles.

How do I get a username and password?

You can register by sending an This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with your desired password. Please also include your full name and why you would like a login.

You may already be registered from the old Ilkley.org website. To find out click on the "Forgot your password?" link on the left and enter your email address. If already registered you will receive an email allowing you to change your password.

In a similar way, you can receive an email reminder of your user name by clicking on the "Forgot your username?" link.

What happens when you log in?

Level of access
Once you have logged in you can do various things depending on your access level. The higher levels can do everything the levels below can do.
1) Registered: View restricted parts of the site.
2) Author: Add articles but nobody can see them until they have been read and published by the administrator. Once published an author can edit his/her own articles but nobody else's.
3) Editor: Same as author but in addition can edit any article.
4) Publisher: Same as author and editor and in addition can publish (make visible to everyone) other peoples' articles.