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Bradford Park ave v Harrogate Railway Ladies

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Harrogate Railway Ladies continued their league cup run by beating Bradford Park 0-4 and keeping a clean sheet for a three match run. It was a fairly balanced game apart from Railway scoring all the goals with Bradford looking most likely to score from their corners, it was after only 5 minutes that Nicola Hadley got to the right corner ...

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Harrogate Town v Worcester City

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Harrogate’s run of home wins was ended by an impressive second half performance from Worcester City. Fielding an unchanged side,Harrogate dominated the first half hour with top scorer,James Walshaw,firing an early chance past the post. Worcester had keeper Nathan Vaughan to thank for keeping the scoresheet blank as he made a fantastic one handed save to keep out Lewis Turner’s ...

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New under 21’s coach appointed at Harrogate Town

Credit to Peter Arnett (Harrogate Town AFC 2014)

Harrogate Town AFC have welcomed Paul Beesley back to the club in his new role as coach for the Under 21 Development Squad. Paul, who played for Harrogate Town from 2011 – 2013 (making 32 appearances and scoring 13 goals) currently plies his trade at Vanarama Conference North rivals Gainsborough Trinity and is there leading league scorer with 6 goals at ...

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Ripley Castle Cyclocross gets New Year off to a racing start!

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Ripley Castle Cyclocross is the first cycling event of 2015, and offers the opportunity for cyclists and non-cyclists alike to have an exciting day out. The event, now in its second year, is organised by Harrogate Nova Cycling Club and will take place on 1 January 2015 featuring off road cycle racing for all ages and abilities. The day starts ...

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Open day for juniors at rugby club’s new home

Left to right, Peter Banks, Managing Director of Rudding Park, Harrogate; James Smithies, Chairman of Harrogate Rugby Club; and John Finnegan, President of Harrogate Rugby Club at the official launch of the Cockerel Appeal

Harrogate Rugby Club is staging an open day for members and their families at its new clubhouse and grounds this Saturday, 22 November 2014. From 11am to 3pm, members will be able to tour the two-storey clubhouse and view the four pitches at the club’s new home at Rudding Lane, Follifoot. Clive Wright, the club’s commercial chairman, will be on ...

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Harrogate Town v Hyde FC

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Harrogate Town cruised to a comfortable 4-1 victory over bottom club, Hyde F C. The match was preceded by an impeccably observed minutes silence for long standing supporter, Ken Fozard,and the president’s grandson,Ian Dunnington, both of whom passed away recently. New signing, Luke Sheils, was handed a debut at the heart of the Town defence,while Alex Metcalfe replaced the injured ...

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Harrogate Darts Roundup – a bad night for the Empress

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Week 7 – Trades Hall new signing Kris McIntyre takes a 23 Dart Leg from Dale’s player Shaun Sowray, but still lost the game as the Dales team took overall victory 7 – 2 Team Captain “Rick Harper” lost the only singles game of the evening despite hitting a seasons best 14 dart leg. Division 1 Top 4       ...

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Third successful title fight for PJ

PJ Stubbs with the ABA Yorkshire open age heavyweight belt, which he has retained for the third time

A student turned Teaching Assistant from Rossett School in Harrogate has retained his fighting belt for the third time. PJ Stubbs, 19, took part in his 16th fight at the Royal Hall in Harrogate, bidding to retain his ABA Yorkshire open age heavyweight belt. He beat Joseph Wilkinson, 19, in a unanimous points decision. PJ, who is now a member ...

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Transfer news from Harrogate Town

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The last few days have seen some intense transfer activity taking place at Harrogate Town AFC. Leaving permanently and returning back to former club North Ferriby United is striker Ryan Kendall. Ryan joined Harrogate Town for a second time at the beginning of the season from Ferriby, but an injury in his first game against Tamworth kept him out of ...

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