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The Saleems married at the Pavilions in Harrogate

Harrogate venue hosts record number of Asian weddings

Harrogate has become a hotspot for Asian wedding ceremonies.

Sarah Byrne, owner of Studio Lotus Shala

From Osaka to Ghana, one business owner's journey to Harrogate

Jennifer Studer Daley meets Sarah Byrne, owner of the town's Studio Lotus Shala.
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Oscar with his parents Simon and Caroline. Picture by Daniel Oxtoby (s).

Family's joy as businesses raise £10,000 for Canada treatment of little Oscar, 3, from Knaresborough

An incredible £10,000 has been raised by individuals and businesses in Harrogate enabling a young boy to undergo specialist treatment in Canada.

The congregation received the recognition from Buckingham Palace (s).

Royal recognition for Blubberhouses church

The congregation of St Andrew's Church in Blubberhouses has received a royal thank you after collectively sending wishes to mark the Queen's 90th birthday.
Childhood friends Jane Burniston and Elizabeth McGavin

Review: Incredible success of 2016 Nidderdale Messiah

Over 200 performers took to the stage for this year's Nidderdale Messiah.
Little Macey Clarke shows off her cheeky smile in the garden at home.

CAMPAIGN: Our mission to raise £35,000 for a little girl who dreams of walking

The Harrogate Advertiser Series would like to invite you, to support ‘Our Mission for Macey’.

Pat and Glen hold their anniversary cards up proud.

Platinum celebration for Ripon couple who met during WW2

A Ripon couple who met in the final year of WW2 have looked back on their long life together as they celebrated their platinum wedding anniversary.
Recruits leave Westminster Chambers. Picture: John Sheehan (s)

First World War: Remembering the brave Harrogate Terriers

100 years ago, Harry Holmes from St. Mary’s Walk in Harrogate was declared missing at the Battle of The Somme. He was a celebrity in his home town and a hero on the Western Front.

Ash Cottage, Ravensworth

Cottage offers best of old and new and a taste of the “Good Life”

Ash Cottage, Ravensworth


Masongill cottage

Secret love and the cottage where Sherlock was “born”

This beautiful house, near Ingleton, was once the home of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s mother and is said to have inspired his most famous characters, Sherlock Holmes and Dr Watson. Sheena Hastings reports.

The team is raising awareness and funds for Macmillan Cancer Support in memory of Rebecca Watson, pictured above in New York.

Harrogate fundraiser for Team Rebecca’s New York City Marathon test

A fundraising evening comprising a pub quiz, raffle and auction will take place at Pitcher & Piano in Harrogate from 7pm this Sunday, September 25, to support a town trio who are running the New York City Marathon in November.

The cost of a foreign holiday could be set to increase again.

UK families may have to pay ‘holiday tax’ after Brexit

Britons travelling to continental Europe after Brexit could have to pay for permission to enter EU countries, Home Secretary Amber Rudd has conceded.

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7.8 million adults in the UK use dating sites

Over-50s move online to find a partner

With websites like Tinder popular with the more youthful end of the dating market, over-50s may feel left out when it comes to finding a partner.
Top 10 things kids think you should have nailed before you turn 30

10 things kids think you should have nailed before you turn 30

Forget fast cars, earning loads of money or even finding love - schoolchildren aged between five and 16 believe the secret to being a successful grown-up is being “happy”.
How has your name performed since 1904?

Comeback kid or rising star? How has your name performed since 1904?

Names, love yours or hate it, we’ve all got one and now a new tool can reveal how popular our monikers have been over the past 110 years.
Trendy mums spend more on themselves than back-to-school kids

Trendy mums spend more on themselves than back-to-school kids

Fashion-conscious mums are spending more on themselves than on their children ahead of the new school term, according to new research.

Chris Binnie, Trustee - Our Angels

Harrogate charity complains to BBC over misleading pregnancy advice

A Harrogate charity for bereaved parents has made an official complaint to the BBC over misleading content in a TV series about pregnancy.

Happy couple: John and Sheila Hone (s).

For the love of singing: Dales couple celebrate diamond wedding anniversary

Pateley Bridge couple John and Sheila Hone celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary with a family gathering at the Guy Fawkes Arms in Scotton – and a card from the Queen.

Roy and Jeanne Bradley today.(1603301AM2)

Happy couple are still in love after 60 years of marriage

Although Jeanne and Roy lived just around the corner from each other, they didn’t know each other until their eyes met across a crowded dance floor at Harrogate’s Royal Hall.

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