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Harrogate council's new £9m offices are 'on time and on budget'

Work on controversial new £9 million offices for Harrogate Borough Council  is ‘on time and on budget’ according to council leader Richard Cooper.

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Sykes House Farm issues second recall over out-of-date products

Sykes House Farm issues second recall over out-of-date products

Yorkshire-based butcher Sykes House Farm has been forced to recall a second batch of products over a labelling error.

Offbeat
70 per cent of 1,000 surveyed university students supported EU membership.

Harrogate's young voters in outrage over referendum result

Students and young voters across Harrogate have taken to social media to express their devastation at the referendum result, claiming they 'feel cheated' of their future.

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In the frame: Boris Johnson, Michael Gove, George Osborne, Nicky Morgan, Theresa May

Who do you want to succeed Cameron? Rate Boris, Theresa May and the rest of the field

David Cameron’s resignation will trigger a battle for the Conservative leadership - and the keys to Number 10 - likely to feature Brexit standard-bearer Boris Johnson taking on figures such as Home Secretary Theresa May, who took a low profile in the referendum campaign.

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Harrogate-based digital marketing agency Extreme Creations has welcomed Andrew Taylor, Rachel Scott and Elaine Gallagher to its development, design and pay-per-click (PPC) teams respectively, taking the headcount to 31.

Extreme growth follows account wins

Demand-driven growth has led digital marketing agency Extreme Creations make three new appointments at its Harrogate headquarters.

Business
Runners cross the start line at the Town Centre 10k in Harrogate in 2015. (S)

Law firm provides new cash prize for Great Yorkshire Run

Harrogate law firm Berwins Solicitors has added an extra incentive to spur on competitors in the Great Yorkshire Run – Harrogate.

Business
CNG Ltd came in at 83rd in the ranking, with �240.9m of sales. (S)

Top 250 ranking shows 
local business might

The strength of the local business community has been demonstrated this week with the publication of The Yorkshire Post’s Top 250 Companies in Yorkshire.

Business
Harrogate waitress Pepita Talens is celebrating 30 years with Bettys Caf� Tea Rooms.

Waitress celebrates 30 years at Bettys

A Harrogate waitress is celebrating 30 years with the town’s most famous family business.

Business
Polls will be open today from 7am to 10pm.

District's voters encouraged to get ready for the referendum

Residents across the Harrogate district are being reminded to make sure the are “referendum ready” as voters head to the polls today.

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Artist's impression of the new Tadcaster bridge upstream. Picture: NYCC

REVEALED: How new Tadcaster bridge will look

Artist's impressions of a new, wider bridge for Tadcaster have now been revealed as North Yorkshire County Council (NYCC) moves one step closer to reuniting the town.

Environment
Jonathan Warner Reed, director and head of property litigation at Lupton Fawcett Denison Till.

Boundary disputes

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Business
Chairman of North Yorkshire County Council's Scrutiny of Health Committee, Jim Clark, has raised concerns over the new boundary lines.

Fears for funding future of Harrogate's healthcare

Harrogate’s health services could be ‘starved of funding’ following a major NHS reorganisation, fears a leading health official.

Health
Graham Scott, Fiona Movley, Angus Deayton, Sharon Canavar, Howard Marshall and Duncan Williams. (1606101AM11)

Angus Deayton sells out Business Luncheon

More than 500 people packed into The Pavilions of Harrogate on Friday to hear one of Britain’s best-known comic actors speak.

Business
Only 53 per cent of businesses in Yorkshire and the Humber were aware that price-fixing can lead to imprisonment. (S)

District’s lawyers asked to help competition law awareness

Law firms across the Harrogate District are to be contacted by the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) and encouraged to share its competition law information with their small and medium-sized enterprise (SME) clients.

Business
An AerialRepublic.com drone prepares to film footage for Top Gear in Morocco earlier this year. (S)

Drone firm captures 
Top Gear desert drive

The new series of cult motoring show Top Gear has been given some uplift – by a Wetherby-based drone company.

Business
Andrew Malchers company, High Street TV, claimed 12th place in the table.

Local exporters make 
fast sales ranking

Three companies from the Harrogate District have made it into this year’s Sunday Times HSBC International Track 200 league table, published at the weekend.

Business
Nicola Triffitt, owner of Damn Yankee Ltd, and her brother Jonathan Walker, owner of Gambaru Fitness.

Correction: Damn Yankee Ltd

The owner of Harrogate’s Damn Yankee, Salsa Posada, Cattlemen’s Association and Nutrition Joe’s, Nicola Triffitt, has asked us to make it clear that all of the businesses are open and still going strong.

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Andy Clarke. Picture: Bruce Rollinson

No relation: Asda names another Mr Clarke as its new CEO

​Asda has confirmed that Sean Clarke, a former director of the company, is to take over as CEO​ on July 11.

Business
The Great Yorkshire Showground.  Picture: Bruce Rollinson.

Showground chief vows to press on with hotel plans

Revised Plans for a hotel at the Great Yorkshire Showground are likely to be brought forward, despite the recent rebuffal by local councillors.

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