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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).

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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.

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Win tickets to see Rudimental at Doncaster Racecourse

Doncaster Racecourse is excited to announce the Brit Award winning band Rudimental will perform after racing on Saturday 1 July.
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New head boy and girl appointed

New head boy and girl appointed

After a rigorous selection process including formal interviews, hustings and presentations, Harrogate Grammar School has declared Ellen Young as Head Girl and George Kendall as Head Boy for June 2017-May 2018. Amy Wotherspoon, Jacob Connell, Tom Godfrey, Izzy Wood, Eve Long and Ed Lee have been appointed as Deputies.

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Bolton Castle  not a particularly defensive position. (Copyright - David Winpenny)

The Civic Society column with David Winpenny

We all know about ‘Location, Location, Location’ – not just from the television programme of that name but also from the thought behind the mantra.

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The King Edward Choir will visit from Harrogates Canadian twin city of Barrie in Ontario

Celebrations in Harrogate for historic Canada Day

The historic ties between the Harrogate District and Canada will be marked by a major celebration at Ripley Castle on Canada Day, Saturday 1 July.

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Baling silage down the dale. It was then wrapped and taken back home.

Life on the Farm column with Frances Graham

After a week of the weather being a dry day, then a wet one, we finally decided at the first sign of the weather picking up we would mow our grass down the dale.

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Man cut free from Harrogate crash

Man cut free from Harrogate crash

A man was cut free from his car after a crash in Harrogate on Saturday morning.

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Man rescued after cliff fall in Harrogate

Man rescued after cliff fall in Harrogate

Firefighters in Harrogate helped to rescue a man who fell down a 40ft cliff face in the town.

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Cross country entries flood in

Cross country entries flood in

Skelton Newby Hall CE Primary School recently hosted its annual Newby Hall Cross Country event for 400 local primary children.

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Charlotte Ware, 10, will be crowned Gala Queen on Sunday at the popular community event, alongside her loyal fellow 10-year-old attendants, Anna Runcorn, Tilly Kershaw, and Zoe Hales.

Pannal Gala stars ready to shine

The stars of this year’s Pannal Gala are ready to perform their royal duties.
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Harrogate Council building.  (140131M1a)

Letter: Parking was a bonus at Royal Hall concert

What a wonderful summer’s evening was had in the company of the Harrogate Symphony Orchestra and the Tenori (the three tenors) in the beautiful Royal Hall.

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Mr Lamberton said he knew his sons wouldn't wear their hats or sun cream if they weren't with him.

Small schools across rural Yorkshire at risk from funding crisis

A funding crisis gripping schools across rural Yorkshire has led to grave fears that countryside communities will witness a succession of closures as financial deficits spiral and pupil numbers dramatically reduce.

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Dancing the afternoon away in 40s Day in the heat of the Valley Gardens. (1706182AM10)

Dear Reader: Hiding from heatwave + annoying rail station barriers

The weekend’s heatwave was perfect weather for lying on the beach in the south of France or Bridlington, even.

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A 24-hour success: How Ripon and the Harrogate district responded to an urgent fundraising appeal supporting therapy for Grenfell Tower survivors

A therapist from Ripon has said a "massive heartfelt thank you" to everyone who has helped to raise over £400 for an urgent fundraising campaign supporting therapy sessions for Grenfell Tower victims, families and emergency services.
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The Mayor of Harrogate Coun Anne Jones and the Provincial Grand Master of The Province of Yorkshire West Riding, David S Pratt, are watched by Harrogate Freemasons council employees as the pair perform the honours. Picture: Different PR

Harrogate and Ripon Freemasons celebrate anniversaries with flower power

Harrogate and Ripon Freemasons have turned to flower power to help celebrate key milestones in the fraternity’s history.

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Police are appealing for information.

Ingleton collision leave three women seriously injured

Three women were seriously injured in a collision in Ingleton.

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The 50th anniversary of The Beatles'Sgt Pepper has inspired the Spirit of 67 event in Harrogate shortly.

60s legends to talk on Sgt Pepper in Harrogate

Two of the Swinging 60s key figures in the Summer of Love are coming to Harrogate for an exciting event to reveal their firsthand encounters with The Beatles, Pink Floyd, Soft Machine and more.

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Repairs to Linton Bridge overthe River Wharf are well underway

Linton Bridge reopening delays

Linton Bridge is set to reopen in September - 21 months after it was closed because of flood damage in December 2015.

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Slipper day to boost learning

Slipper day to boost learning

Boys and girls at Highfield Prep School welcomed a day of shoeless learning recently when they wore slippers at school.

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