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Police appeal following single-vehicle collision near Thirsk

There has been a  serious collision on the A19 near Thirsk today (Sunday 24 May 2015). The collision occurred at about 1.45pm on the A19 dual carriageway northbound, about half a ...

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Video: Mr and Miss Harrogate Fitness 2015

Gambaru Gym in Harrogate hosted the Mr and Miss Harrogate Fitness on Wednesday (20 May 2015) The event saw 10 categories being judged by a team of professional judges in ...

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Hettie Flynn (left) of the Carers' Resource with young carer Ruth Mellor, who is a Year 12 student at St Aidan's School, Harrogate

Harrogate charity works with exam hidden heroes

A Harrogate charity is working with schools to support a group of “hidden heroes” through the most challenging time in their educational life. As the exam season gets into full ...

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York Place in Harrogate to be resurfaced

North Yorkshire County Council is to resurface York Place in Harrogate between North Park Road and Queen Parade. York Place has been highlighted as a priority for repair and the ...

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Harrogate Borough Council

Can you act as independent person to promote high standards amongst councillors?

Harrogate Borough Council is looking for a member of the public to act as an Independent Person to assist with promoting and maintaining high standards of conduct amongst councillors. The ...

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Dj Trev’s “what’s on” high rolling and roller boots

This last week I felt like I had over booked myself. I was travelling round like a car-bound vagabond. I had 4 regular DJ gigs (my regular working week is ...

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Evening and Sunday parking charges will benefit Harrogate say County Council

Plans for the extension of parking charges in Harrogate has seen a strong reaction from local people. The North Yorkshire County Council proposals would see the introduction of a charge ...

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Nando’s opening in Harrogate

Nando’s, the international casual dining restaurant group is opening on Harrogate’s Parliament Street as part of the town’s restaurant quarter which includes Jamie’s Italian and Bar & Grill. Nando’s already ...

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Paul Beesley returns to Harrogate Town AFC

Harrogate Town has welcomed back a familiar face as their first signing for the 2015-2016. Following a stint at Bradford (Park Avenue) and more recently, Gainsborough Trinity, striker Paul Beesley has returned ...

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Video: Police on Robert Street in Harrogate investigating 2007 suspicious death

North Yorkshire Police are investigating the 2007 death of Robert Pride-McLeod and have been on Robert Street in Harrogate this morning (21 May 2015) Robert was aged 49 when he ...

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Plans to introduce evening and Sunday parking charges in Harrogate

Parking charges are likely to be increased in Harrogate if proposals from North Yorkshire County Council (NYCC) go through. The proposals would see a £2 charge for parking after 6pm ...

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New team for Lloyds commercial banking in Harrogate

Lloyds Bank Commercial Banking has created a new team in Harrogate to strengthen its support for businesses in and around the town. The team of seven business relationship managers is ...

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Pictured (L to R) are Surfachem Group managing director, Dr Richard Smith, who introduced the event; chairman of The British Chamber of Commerce in Turkey, Chris Gaunt; chief executive of the British Romanian Chamber of Commerce, Richard Reese and director of British Polish Chamber of Commerce, Patrick Ney

Want to trade with E. Europe or Turkey? With the International UK Business Network it’s easier than you think

Eastern Europe and Turkey have dynamic, modern economies which offer myriad opportunities for Yorkshire businesses wishing to trade beyond the main EU markets of Germany, France and Italy, the seventh ...

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Investigation into 2007 Harrogate death reopened

Detectives have reopened the investigation into the death of Harrogate man Robert Pride-McLeod. Robert, aged 49, was found dead in a cellar at a homeless hostel on Robert Street, Harrogate, ...

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Yorkshire Cancer Research to fund clinical trials of omega-3 in bowel cancer patients

On International Clinical Trials Day (Wednesday, May 20), Yorkshire Cancer Research has announced plans for a major clinical trial to find out if taking an omega-3 fatty acid component of fish ...

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Mike Davitt has been able to stand at a bar and order a drink for the first time in his life

Henshaws College helps student walk for the first time

A young man with cerebral palsy is celebrating after being helped to learn to walk for the very first time while at a specialist college. Mike Davitt, who recently celebrated ...

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Left to right: Former Mayor of the Borough of Harrogate Councillor Jim Clark, with new Mayor Councillor Nigel Simms, Mayoress Lynn Simms and former Mayoress Councillor Shirley Fawcett

New Mayor of the Borough of Harrogate appointed

The new Mayor of the Borough of Harrogate was officially appointed yesterday (Monday 18 May) at Harrogate Borough Council’s Annual Meeting, which was held at the Royal Hall in Harrogate. ...

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Harrogate taxi driver prosecuted

A taxi driver has been prosecuted by Harrogate Borough Council for using an unlicensed private hire vehicle and driving without valid private hire insurance. Harrogate Magistrates Court heard that Anthony ...

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Former Harrogate Grammar School student becomes the youngest councillor in the UK

Former Harrogate Grammar School student Lucy Atkinson becomes the youngest elected councillor in the UK for Lancaster City aged 18. Former Harrogate Grammar School student Lucy Atkinson from Harrogate has ...

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Harrogate hero urges community to learn life saving skills

St John Ambulance volunteer, Sue Grant from Starbeck, who used her first aid training to save the life of a Harrogate cyclist earlier this year, is challenging members of her ...

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