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.

The Hermitage at Badminton, Gloucestershire, by Thomas Wright. (Copyright - Michael Cousins)

The Civic Society column with David Winpenny

Are you a solitary person? Do you long, Garbo-like, to be alone? Would a life of isolation suit you and offer you scope for those periods of sustained contemplation and consideration for which you’ve always yearned?

Great theatre

Great theatre

The Shed Crew, Albion Electric Warehouse, Leeds (September 21- October 1)

Theatre and Comedy
Aussie ace Kallen Bond shone for Harrogate CC as they beat Easingwold. Picture: Caught Light Photography

Gate victorious as Bond leaves Easingwold in a spin

An incredible display of spin bowling from Kallen Bond helped Harrogate CC to a comfortable victory over Easingwold in ECB Yorkshire Premier League North.

The Stray

Letter: Stray - Mowing is an unsightly mess

Your correspondent Christopher Busby is correct by his assumption that the deplorable appearance of the Stray after mowing, with copious layers of dead mown grass left to rot, is probably caused by use of rotary mowers instead of the old cylindrical mower.

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NICE way to look back on school year

NICE way to look back on school year

Nidderdale High School have celebrated their NICE (Nidderdale Individual Curriculum and Enrichment) day programme.

The international supermarket chain Lidl is proposing to build a new store on Chain Lane

Knaresborough residents fear supermarket plans 'will do more harm than good'

Residents with homes adjacent to a potential new supermarket in Knaresborough have voiced concerns over the plans, which could get the seal of approval next week.

Letter: It’s your town - so have your say

This additional public consultation on the Harrogate district local plan which includes additional sites is to be be held between July 14 and August 25.

Your Say
The Northern Lights

Leeds Bradford Airport launches unique 'travel bucket list' flights to Arctic city

Leeds Bradford Airport is to offer specially chartered flights to a top 'travel bucket list' destination.

The Sherlocks

TRAMLINES EXCLUSIVE: The Sherlocks to play 'secret' Facebook Live album preview gig at Crystal Stage

South Yorkshire's latest Radio 1 stars The Sherlocks tare o play 'secret' album preview gig at Tramlines Crystal Stage, we can exclusively reveal.

Whats on
The group included Peter Drinnan, from Wetherby

Eee by gum! Yorkshire rugby fans' 'haka' goes viral

A Wetherby rugby fan and his friends have taken New Zealand by storm by performing a unique Yorkshire take on the famous haka.
Pannal Primary School celebrates a 50th anniversary. Picture: Adrian Murray.

Pannal Primary School celebrates golden anniversary

Fond memories from generations of pupils, teachers and staff shone brightly at the heart of an unforgettably special 50th anniversary weekend for Pannal Primary School.


Bus firm is called to public inquiry

The operator’s licence held by Harrogate & District Travel – which trades as The Harrogate Bus Company – has been called to a public inquiry in Leeds.

Can you help the team behind Ripon's pantomime?

Ripon panto needs you: Can you join the team to help put on another fantastic show?

For almost 40 years Ripon has boasted a pantomime that showcases local talent and involves the whole community in raising thousands of pounds for important local causes.
Stingrays coaching pride

Stingrays coaching pride

Wednesday June 21 marked an extremely exciting Stingrays Swimming Session. One of the very first members of our swim squad coached the session. It was an incredible evening full of confidence and pride.

England manager inspires girls

England manager inspires girls

Harrogate Ladies’ College welcomed England Football Manager, Gareth Southgate, as guest of honour at its annual Speech Day recently.

Success is celebrated at college

Success is celebrated at college

Harrogate College celebrated the success and achievement of it students at the Further Education Awards ceremony in the newly refurbished facilities at recently.

Valley Gardens, Harrogate.

Valley gardens photograph

An article on the Harrogate Advertiser website showed pictures of graffiti in Harrogate’s Valley Gardens.

Lynn Tee.

Thank you Mrs Tee: Glasshouses Community Primary School prepares to say a fond farewell to their headteacher after 17 years

After 17 years of being at the heart of Glasshouses Community Primary School, pupils, teachers and staff are preparing to say an emotional farewell to their headteacher Lynn Tee, 61, whose passion for playing an active role in the village has radiated through school events and traditions.

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