York Police investigate blood pool riddle

York police are appealing for information after a mystery pool of blood was found near Lendal Bridge. At around 9am today (Friday 30 September 2011) a member of the public alerted an

Strong Entries for Countryside Live 2011

Livestock entries for 2011 Countryside Live have been announced, with an increase in both the cattle and sheep numbers. Cattle entries total 193, compared with last year’s figure of 183, and sheep

New Police recruits to nip crime in the bud

North Yorkshire Police unveiled their youngest and cutest recruits this week – Tyke, Toby and Sam – who have just joined the force’s dog section. Tyke is a three-month-old German Shepherd puppy

Become a Volunteer – can you help ?

This listing is compiled by the Harrogate Volunteer Centre and includes many, but not all, of the organisations in the Harrogate area that welcome voluntary support for their work. Many of them

Get knitting at Countryside Live!

If you fancy getting involved in a hobby that’s sweeping Hollywood, then an event aimed at all the family being held in Harrogate next month is sure to appeal. Countryside Live, which

Police dogs leap into action

West Yorkshire Police’s sniffer dog team has welcomed two new recruits after the arrival of Harley and Juno to the unit. The two Labradors, aged 17 months and 15 months have been

All Systems Go for Countryside Live 2011

Plans are well underway for the 2011 Countryside Live which takes place on Saturday 22 and Sunday 23 October at the Great Yorkshire showground. Now firmly established on the rural calendar, it’s