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LUUMC announces support for Yorkshire Cancer Research

LUUMCC wearing their new whites featuring the Yorkshire Cancer Research logo

Leeds University Union Men’s Cricket Club (LUUMCC) has chosen to support Yorkshire Cancer Research during the 2015 season. The club will wear the charity’s logo on their whites and players will volunteer at the charity’s upcoming events. Charles Rowett, Chief Executive Officer at Yorkshire Cancer Research, will also be a VIP guest at the club’s annual Leeds Twenty20 Cricket Varsity match ...

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CCTV issued following Harrogate service station theft


Harrogate Police have issued a CCTV image of a man they would like to speak to in connection with a theft from a service station. At about 6.45pm on 22 February 2015 a man entered the Oakdale Service Station on Ripon Road, Harrogate. He purchased some items, but put others in his bag and made no attempt to pay for ...

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Police release appeal for information following York burglary


Police are appealing for witnesses and information following a burglary in Lastingham Terrace, York. The incident occurred between Thursday 23 April and Wednesday 29 April while the occupants were away. The offenders are thought to have used a cushion cover and rucksacks to remove the items during the night. Distinctive property worth about £6,000 was stolen, including Chinese ivory figurines, ...

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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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Ashville College hosts Methodist Independent Schools Trust Conference

Ashville College Headmaster Mark Lauder (right) with MIST conference guest speaker, Sir Ian McGeechan

A former Scotland Rugby Coach and British Lions Head Coach, a BP executive, a theologian and the Head of a South African primary school, have been some of the guest speakers at a conference hosted by Harrogate’s Ashville College. Delegates to the Methodist Independent Schools Trust (MIST) Conference – the theme of which was “Better Versions Of Ourselves” – were ...

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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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Serious sexual assault in Northallerton


Police are investigating a serious sexual assault which happened in Northallerton last night, Friday 1 May 2015. The incident, reported at around 11.30pm, happened in the area around the back of Barkers department store, which is on the High Street. Police have arrested a 35 year old local man in connection with the incident. He has been released on conditional ...

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