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Harrogate charity's 40s spectacular returns

Harrogate-based charity Craft Aid International is returning with its popular 1940s night - and this year it’s taking place at Ripley Castle.
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Inside historic St Johns Church in Knaresborough - Project manager Brian Robinson, Margaret Bridge PCC secretary and the Rev Garry Hinchcliffe. (1701094AM13) Picture by Adrian Murray.

King Henry 1's building's remarkable £80,000 transformation in Knaresborough

The successful completion of a major project is shedding new light on one of the Harrogate area's most historic buildings.

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The Harrogate Advertiser's Graham Chalmers.

Dear Reader: Is Harrogate Theatre's panto as good as they say?

A regular column by the Harrogate Advertiser's Graham Chalmers

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Liz and Neil Long at The Secret Bakery in Harrogate. (1701171AM3)

Harrogate mum who set up Secret Bakery is grateful for family support

The mum behind The Secret Bakery has been talking to the Harrogate Advertiser about the secret of her success and how much support she gets from her family.

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Carol Morgan of Nidd Valley Runners Club.

Harrogate runner smashes record in 420km race!

A member of a Harrogate running club has demolished the record in Britain's most brutal race with a stunning performance over a 420km course.
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Bond End was declared an AQMA in 2013.

Estimated £200,000 to solve air pollution at Knaresborough's Bond End

Around £200,000 is currently in the funding pot to improve the air quality at Bond End in Knaresborough, as the county council consults with the public on what should be done.

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Businessman to set out on icy solo trek

Businessman to set out on icy solo trek

Knaresborough businessman Robert Kaiser is set for an extremely cold challenge for a charity that supports injured servicemen.

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Ellis cooks up a treat at Rotary comp

Ellis cooks up a treat at Rotary comp

Five budding Young Chefs from Northallerton College, Boroughbridge High School and Breckenborough School near Thirsk recently took part in the national Rotary Young competition at Boroughbridge High School.

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New helicopters.

Yorkshire Air Ambulance unveils second new helicopter

The second of Yorkshire Air Ambulance’s brand new helicopters has taken to the skies over North Yorkshire.

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Grove Road Primary School - Google Maps

Group of men break into Harrogate primary school shed and vandalise playground

A group of men vandalised a Harrogate school playground after breaking into a shed on the property.

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Harrogate Youth Chess Club. Young players Zach Washbrook (11) and Max Collins (11) with founder of The Harrogate Youth Chess Club Andrew Zigmond. (1701096AM1)

Mission to find chess club members for two of Harrogate's keenest and youngest players

Zach Washbrook and Max Collins have a burning passion for chess, but they don't have anyone to share it with - except each other.
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Phil Douglas, head brewer at Black Sheep Brewery.

Famous North Yorkshire brewery unveils new beer for Six Nations rugby

North Yorkshire's Black Sheep Brewery is to launch its first seasonal ale of its 25th anniversary year - just in time to help rugby fans toast an exciting season of international rugby.

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A small section of RHS Harlow Carrs winter walk. Picture: RHS \ Peter Fenton

RHS Harlow Carr column with Liz Thwaite

As a new year starts, it’s always a good time to take stock and celebrate the successes of the team at the garden. It’s wonderful to be able to report that 2016 was another record year for Harlow Carr.

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Ripon Walled Garden

Volunteers enjoy load of old garden rubbish

North Yorkshire Rotters, a group of volunteer composters who share their expertise with residents to help to reduce the amount of waste going to landfill, are encouraging more people to join them.

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Stock school image

The best performing schools across the Harrogate district at GCSE revealed

All secondary schools across the Harrogate district have successfully met the new national standards set out by Government.

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Julian Smith MP.

Ripon MP welcomes lowest unemployment for over a decade

Ripon MP Julian Smith has welcomed the news that unemployment across the UK remains at its lowest rate for over a decade - down nearly 900,000 since 2010 according to the latest labour market figures, with 207,000 more people back in work in Yorkshire and the Humber since 2010.

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Planning applications

Weekly list of planning applications - week ending January 13

Weekly list of planning applications received by Harrogate Borough Council, week ending January 13.

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Lee Mulvaney (s)

Knaresborough addict jailed for drug dealing after police discover heroin at his flat

A former caretaker has been jailed after police discovered heroin and drug paraphernalia during a raid on his Knaresborough flat.

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The Harrogate Hub aims to end loneliness in our community.

District unites to end loneliness with exciting new project

A new project designed to end loneliness across the community has opened in Harrogate.
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Yorkshire holiday accommodation given top marks

Yorkshire holiday accommodation given top marks

Six holiday cottages, B&Bs and guesthouses in Yorkshire have achieved 10/10 ratings from satisfied guests.

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