Quartet return for Ripon City derby

Ripon City will be buoyed by the return of four key players when rivals Boroughbridge arrive for the West Riding County Cup third round (1pm).

York City's Tom Allan

Harrogate Town loan York City defender Tom Allan

Harrogate Town have brought in York City defender Tom Allan on a month’s loan to ease their defensive problems.

Bardsey mums Hayley Dodsworth and Donna Harrison, right, launch their book  Emma Bright and The Super Food Fight, to encourage fussy eating children to try new foods.
2nd February 2017.
Picture : Jonathan Gawthorpe

Authors to donate funds from sales of first book

Children’s authors Hayley Dodsworth and Donna Harrison will be donating £300 to charity to mark 500 sales of their first book.

Will you be watching the Tour de Yorkshire?

Virgin Trains announce extra services to Harrogate for the Tour de Yorkshire

Virgin Trains have announced extra services for the Tour de Yorkshire to boost the number of visitors flocking to the Harrogate district.
This year's 40th anniversary Bilton Gala Queen Lottie Hullah  with her attendants Bessie Bandeira and Ruby Cryer with the gala's mascot Billlowby the Bear. (17042421AM1)

Unveiled: Major 40th anniversary plans for Harrogate community event

The Queen was just celebrating her 25th year on the throne when one of Harrogate’s premier community events was first launched.

Wetherby Bike Trails and the community of Wetherby break ground on phase one credit: Wetherby Bike Trails

'If you believe in something you can do it,' community support in Wetherby gets bike path completed in two days

The community of Wetherby put their hearts into completing a bike pump track for young children in 48 hours, just in time to be captured by aerial coverage for the Tour de Yorkshire.
Tour de Yorkshire 2017: The best places to watch the race

Tour de Yorkshire 2017: The best places to watch the race

The Tour de Yorkshire arrives this weekend.
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SKYPE VIDEO: Fashion blogger Susie Bubble inspires women tech creators at Leeds International Festival

Girl power comes to Leeds International Festival when fashion blogger Susie Bubble joins a panel inspiring more women to become tech creators.
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Pictured: Igraine and Mourdour. Credit: NYFRS

Fire crews rescue royal bird stuck up Knaresborough tree

A royal Raven which flew up a tree was rescued by firefighters in Knaresborough after it was spooked and unable to fly.
Letter: New Drive through - Clear reasons for rejecting this

Letter: New Drive through - Clear reasons for rejecting this

When your article about the planning application for a drive through coffee shop on Wetherby Road was published in the Advertiser on April 6, there was no planning notice on the building or nearby.

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The movie poster of Four Weddings and a Funeral.

Four Weddings and a Funeral star for Harrogate Theatre show

It’s almost a guarantee of comedy gold when Olivier Award-winning Sara Crowe’s name pops up in the credits.

Ilkley on a spring weekend, by David Mays

Will it snow in Yorkshire today?

The spring cold snap has begun - can we expect snow today.

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The damage at Bilton library.

District library to reopen after £35,000 of flood repairs

After a major flood forced Bilton and Woodfield Community Library to close in January, costing £35,000 in repairs, the service is set to officially reopen on May 6 .
Captain Gary Ballance scored a Yorkshire-best 203 not out against Hampshire to go with his first innings 108 (Picture: Allan McKenzie/

Hampshire v Yorkshire - The Verdict: Gary Ballance excels to rescue draw for Yorkshire

MUCH more of this and it might be playfully suggested that there is a case for appointing Gary Ballance as the specialist captain of the England Test side.

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Police are warning drugs users about the "deadly" batches.

Police fear dealers are 'deliberately contaminating' deadly Yorkshire heroin batches

Heroin users are again being warned about deadly batches of the drug being circulated in Yorkshire that police fear dealers are "deliberately contaminating" with substances which could be 200 times more potent.

Crowds turned out in the thousands at the fanpark for Tour de France, which is set to make a return this weekend for the Tour de Yorkshire. Picture: Adrian Murray

What's on: Three days of Tour de Yorkshire cycling celebrations in Harrogate

Visitors to Harrogate are promised three days of cycling celebrations this bank holiday weekend, as the Tour de Yorkshire rolls into town.

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Update: Police arrest woman on the run who escaped from North Yorkshire prison

Update: Police arrest woman on the run who escaped from North Yorkshire prison

Police have arrested a woman who escaped from a North Yorkshire prison while serving a five year sentence.
Thousands are expected to line the streets for the race.

Tour de Yorkshire preview: Ripon, Masham and West Tanfield

Excitement is building across our district for the return of the Tour de Yorkshire, with a whole feast of events and activities organised to mark the big occasion.
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Ken Welford, left, with fellow Harrogate Hospital Radio founder, Mike Hine, pictured in 1977.

Tribute paid to 'first voice' of Harrogate Hospital Radio

Former colleagues have paid tribute to a founding member and the "first voice" of Harrogate Hospital Radio, who died suddenly last week.
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