Update on York investigation into the death of a 15-year-old boy

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Harrogate police

Two 14 year old boys who were arrested have now been Released Under Investigation pending further enquiries. A 15 year old girl, a 16 year old boy, a 33 year old woman and a 37 year old man all remain in custody. are not yet in a position to name the boy who has died. See teenager dies after taking illegal drugs If anyone has any information about the incident, or if you saw a group of teenagers in the Fulford area of in the early hours of Sunday 28 September, please get in touch with

Mental health “perfect storm” will affect millions this Winter

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A “perfect storm” of mental health stresses is being created with lockdowns, economic anxiety, enforced social distancing, poor weather and isolation – meaning millions of home workers will suffer in silence this Winter. The UK is possibly facing its biggest ever mental health crisis since the WWII this Winter as a combination of many factors will contribute to the low mood and poor mental health of millions of employees working from home. According to the ONS (Office of National Statistics) 69% of adults in the UK are staying that Coronavirus is having a negative effect on their life and the

Nidec SR Drives Ltd move into Hornbeam Park in Harrogate

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Hornbeam Park

Nidec, a leading engineering and technology provider in the field of advanced electrical machines and drives systems, has signed up to an 8,184 sq ft modern commercial unit at the popular Hornbeam Park business park. Nidec has taken a new long-term lease and will be adding additional offices, lab space and upgrading the power supply. The office of global property consultancy Knight Frank brokered the deal at Hornbeam Park on behalf of Nidec SR Drives Limited. Iain McPhail, partner with the industrial property team at Knight Frank in , said: We are delighted to have secured this unit for

NYCC stop regular visitors to care homes in North Yorkshire

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hands Harrogate

North Yorkshire County Council has told care homes to stop regular visitors during October. The county council’s director of health and adult services, Richard Webb, has written to care providers today to advise that routine visiting to care homes should cease from October 1 for a month after which the situation will be reviewed. Families and friends will still be able to visit loved ones who are at the end of their lives and essential visits by NHS and social care practitioners will still take place as long as  national rules around hand-washing, face masks, PPE, distancing and other requirements

Update on York investigation into the death of a 15-year-old boy

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Harrogate police

Two 14 year old boys who were arrested have now been Released Under Investigation pending further enquiries. A 15 year old girl, a 16 year old boy, a 33 year old woman and a 37 year old man all remain in custody. are not yet in a position to name the boy who has died. See teenager dies after taking illegal drugs If anyone has any information about the incident, or if you saw a group of teenagers in the Fulford area of in the early hours of Sunday 28 September, please get in touch with

Mental health “perfect storm” will affect millions this Winter

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A “perfect storm” of mental health stresses is being created with lockdowns, economic anxiety, enforced social distancing, poor weather and isolation – meaning millions of home workers will suffer in silence this Winter. The UK is possibly facing its biggest ever mental health crisis since the WWII this Winter as a combination of many factors will contribute to the low mood and poor mental health of millions of employees working from home. According to the ONS (Office of National Statistics) 69% of adults in the UK are staying that Coronavirus is having a negative effect on their life and the

Nidec SR Drives Ltd move into Hornbeam Park in Harrogate

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Hornbeam Park

Nidec, a leading engineering and technology provider in the field of advanced electrical machines and drives systems, has signed up to an 8,184 sq ft modern commercial unit at the popular Hornbeam Park business park. Nidec has taken a new long-term lease and will be adding additional offices, lab space and upgrading the power supply. The office of global property consultancy Knight Frank brokered the deal at Hornbeam Park on behalf of Nidec SR Drives Limited. Iain McPhail, partner with the industrial property team at Knight Frank in , said: We are delighted to have secured this unit for

NYCC stop regular visitors to care homes in North Yorkshire

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hands Harrogate

North Yorkshire County Council has told care homes to stop regular visitors during October. The county council’s director of health and adult services, Richard Webb, has written to care providers today to advise that routine visiting to care homes should cease from October 1 for a month after which the situation will be reviewed. Families and friends will still be able to visit loved ones who are at the end of their lives and essential visits by NHS and social care practitioners will still take place as long as  national rules around hand-washing, face masks, PPE, distancing and other requirements

How to make your kitchen space more sociable

The kitchen is the heart of the home. It is an area where people can practice their favourite hobbies and where the homeowner can spend time and catch up with their friends and family. If you have a large open-plan kitchen space, it is common for almost all of the best gatherings to occur in them. Spending quality time with people and hosting dinner parties and celebrations is important for those who love to spend time with their loved ones and share unforgettable moments with one another. Making your kitchen into a sociable area is something that many modern households

York teenager dies after taking illegal drugs

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Harrogate police

A 15 year old boy from the New Earswick area of York has tragically died in hospital after taking illegal drugs. An investigation is underway and specialist officers are conducting searches and enquiries across the city, in order to establish the full circumstances surrounding the incident. Officers were alerted to the incident by the ambulance service at around 7.10am today (Sunday 29 September 2020), after the boy was found by a member of the public in an alley off Hospital Fields Road in York shortly before 4am. It is believed the boy was with a group of others who were

A Saturday night out in Harrogate with a 10pm finish

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Harrogte town centre

A 10pm curfew came into force on Thursday, 24 September along with further measures of having only seated tabled services and face masks to be worn when not at a table. This is the latest measures to come in as the Government say that infection rates are rising and steps need to be taken, although there hasn’t been any modelling on the benefits to reducing covid-19 infection spread or modelling around the financial loss to a business. This change has created a significantly different night-out experience. Just a glance through any venue you window and you will see a sedatory

Port Vale 0 – 0 Harrogate Town

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Photograph by Matt Kirkham

Town maintained their unbeaten record in League 2,when they came away from Vale Park,Burslem,with a point from a goalless draw. Simon Weaver started with Mark Beck replacing Jack Muldoon who was still not quite over a tight muscle injury sustained in last Tuesday’s win at Notts County. Both sides started slowly,although the Valiants had the ball in Town’s net after 12 minutes through Dave Worrall,only for the goal to be ruled out for a foul on Warren Burrell. Home skipper,Leon Legge headed  a cross from Rodney past Joe Cracknell’s post,but Town were the next to threaten.Josh Falkingham’s pass released