Raworths’ Young Writers Competition

Raworths Young Writers

The search is on to find the next JK Rowling, Jane Austen or Stephen King. Harrogate International Festivals, Raworths Solicitors and LendMeYouLiteracy have teamed up to deliver an exciting creative writing competition, with the theme ‘Every Object has a Story’. Entries can include a short story, poem or piece of descriptive writing under 500 words. The competition is open to ...

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Harrogate School choirs to come together for Kids Aloud 2015

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On 8 May 2015 choirs, mainly from Primary Schools from around the Harrogate district, will come together in the Royal Hall to give the fourth charity “Kids Aloud” concert organised by the Rotary Club of Harrogate Brigantes. But this will be very different from those that preceded it. The second half will be devoted to a world premiere performance by ...

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Win tickets for Carousel at Leeds Grand Theatre


Win a pair of tickets to the hit production of the classic American musical, Carousel, is returning to the stage at Leeds Grand Theatre this May. Leeds Grand Theatre 13 to 23 May 2015 Studded with some of the most powerful, uplifting and moving music ever written for the stage, songs from Carousel include ‘If I Loved You,’ the joyous ...

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Dj Trev’s essential guide to what’s on in Harrogate

Dj Trev Harrogate

Special events, gigs – one offs or monthly events: Wednesday 29th April Major Tom’s Social, Folk & Blues Club 10 Devonshire Place, Resident’s Association acoustic night, open mic dress rehearsal for next week’s big gig. Thursday 30th April 10 Devonshire Place, The Bring Your Oldies night with DJ Martin Dodsworth playing the finest sounds you can find. Blues Bar, The Phil Dean Trio ...

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Shortlist announced for Hospitality and Tourism Awards Night

Richard Casement, Matthew Clark with Edi Smith, Monteys Rock Cafe

Harrogate Hospitality & Tourism Award organisers have announced the shortlist for each of the nine categories in their awards scheme which will be presented at a spectacular gala dinner taking place at the Royal Hall on 1 June 2015. Category sponsors and organisers were in town this week to meet some of the nominees after having deliberated long & hard ...

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Dj Trev – between the drink and the regret

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A Review of some responsible drinking in Harrogate, plus weekend “What’s on listings” Yesterday was my Dad’s birthday; my dad is one of the few people who still reads this column regularly so I can dedicate this opening paragraph to him and how awesome he is with no compunction. My dad got me into listening to music and it is ...

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