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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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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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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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Sara Shaw from Violet and Lucy Playford of HarrogateMama.com

Harrogate fashionista & blogger join forces to back charity

A Harrogate children’s charity is to benefit from a coming together of two independent local fashion businesses.

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Becky Bowe, with microphone second from right, on BBC TVs Pitch Battle.

Knaresborough teenager shines on BBC TV’s singing show

Millions of TV viewers saw a Knaresborough-based teenage singer on Saturday night’s big new show on the BBC.

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Gary Simmonds, one of the main organisers of Happygate Festival, with the Valley Gardens bandstand behind him. (1706121AM1)

Independent festival to return to Harrogate's Valley Gardens

The chief organiser behind Happygate Festival at the Valley Gardens has been speaking about why he believes the event is so important for the town.

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Urgent fundraising appeal to send Ripon therapist to London to help Grenfell Tower victims

A Ripon lady has launched an urgent fundraising appeal to fund her trip to London tomorrow, where she will be volunteering to lead two days of therapy for Grenfell Tower victims at the Queens Park Rangers stadium - joined by a team of therapists from across the country, who she is also fundraising for.
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Bob Bajic, died earlier this year, aged 64. Picture: Lucy Morgan

Harrogate's musical talent remembers town musician at charity gig

The life of a well-known Harrogate musician will be remembered by singers, bands and other artists from across the town at a charity gig this July.

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People enjoy the Nidderdale in the City event at Kirstall Abbey. Picture by Paul Harris photography.

Upper Nidderdale Partnership column

It hardly seems five minutes since this column celebrated the Upper Nidderdale Landscape Partnership’s second birthday. And yet here we are at the end of year three. This seems a good time for a rundown of our favourite recent moments.

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The A660 Leeds Road in Pool-in-Wharfedale

Teenage girl in critical condition after being hit by car in Leeds village

A teenager has been seriously hurt after being hit by a car in a village near Leeds.

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The A61 near South Stainley. Photo: Google.

Young woman from Harrogate in hospital after Land Rover smash near Ripon

Two people were injured after a Land Rover Discovery came off the road and smashed into a telegraph pole in North Yorkshire.

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Harrogate Water appoints two new directors to the board

Harrogate Water appoints two new directors to the board

International water business Harrogate Water has appointed head of finance Damien Wilkinson and operations manager Simon Knaggs to the board of directors.

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