Knaresborough

Knaresborough

Residents' worries in one of Yorkshire's nicest places

It’s always a pleasure to walk along the famous Waterside in Knaresborough to the sound of rowing boats and laughter.

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Knaresborough Castle.

Spectacular illuminations for historic North Yorkshire building

A spectacular new project will see one of Yorkshire's most famous landmarks lit up in the night sky for the first time in 50 years.
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Police are trying to trace this man.

CCTV image released after bowling club criminal damage in Knaresborough

Police have today issued a CCTV image of a man after a door was kicked open and a lock broken at a bowling green in Knaresborough.

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Families enjoying the Urban Beach at Henshaws Arts & Crafts Centre during last year's feva festival in Knaresborough.

Crowd-funded urban beach opens in Knaresborough soon

Thanks to a successful crowdfunding campaign, the magic and atmosphere of a family visit to the beach will be arriving in Knaresborough this weekend when Henshaws Urban Beach returns as part of this year's feva festival.

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Part of the gorgeous Waterside at Knaresborough.

Dear Reader: Knaresborough's rich history + houses damn houses!

A regular column by the Harrogate Advertiser's Graham Chalmers

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BBC's Pitch Battle - Knaresborough's Becky Bowe, third from left in the jump suit, singing her way to victory on national TV.

Millions watch Knaresborough singer win top BBC show

Millions of TV viewers saw a Knaresborough-based young musician win a BBC singing contest.

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Road in Harrogate named after road building legend

Yorkshire legend John Metcalf, one of Britain’s greatest civil engineers, has been honoured by having a road named after him in Harrogate.
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Police thanked the public.

Missing Knaresborough boy found 'safe and well'

Police have thanked the public after a Knaresborough boy who was reported missing has been found “safe and well”.

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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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Inside the new-look Mitre Hotel in Knaresborough.

New look revealed for popular Harrogate district pub

One of the Harrogate district's best known and most loved pubs has opened its doors again after a major refurbishment.

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Fundraising at last years Knaresborough Bed Race.

Dear Reader: 'Kim Jong-un' at Knaresborough Bed Race + togetherness matters

A weekly column by the Harrogate Advertiser's Graham Chalmers

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North Yorkshire Results.

Election 2017: North Yorkshire results in full for Harrogate, York, Scarborough and Selby

The complete list of results from the 2017 General Election in North Yorkshire.

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The event will take place at the Cedar Court Hotel in Harrogate

Watch: Harrogate and Knaresborough election candidates quizzed

The Harrogate Advertiser will be hosting a 'Hustings' in advance of the General Election for all the main candidates in the the Harrogate and Knaresborough constituency.
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Open air theatre in Yorkshire: The best performances this summer

Open air theatre in Yorkshire: The best performances this summer

Yorkshire's historic attractions are staging 'picnic performances' of popular plays this summer.
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Lori and Tony Handley outside the famous spotty house!

Tour de Yorkshire 2017: Crowds savour party atmosphere in Knaresborough

A wave of yellow and blue welcomed the Tour de Yorkshire to Knaresborough,where community efforts helped craft an all day showcase of the town to mark the historic event.

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Person killed on level crossing near Leeds

Person killed on level crossing near Leeds

A fatality on the Leeds to Harrogate line has caused delays for rail commuters this evening.
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Hat-trick of medals - Rooster's award-winning Baby-Faced Assassin in cans.

Cheers! Top international awards for Knaresborough micro-brewery

Fans of the legendary local beer Baby-Faced Assassin will be excited to hear that Knaresborough-based Rooster’s Brewing Co. has scooped three medals at the 2017 International Brewing Awards, which is dubbed ‘the Oscars of the brewing industry’.

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King James's School, Knaresborough.

Support for pupils after girl, 16, dies at home in Knaresborough

Students at a North Yorkshire school have been offered support following the “tragic and unexpected” death of a 16-year-old pupil.

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The Donald Trump rock?

Does this Yorkshire rock look like Donald Trump?

A photographer from North Yorkshire believes this rock formation near his home looks like the US president.
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Blind Jack Committee's Bernard Higgins with a statue of Blind Jack in Knaresborough's Market Place. (1702211AM7)

'Historic' step taken to name Harrogate bypass after Knaresborough legend

Knaresborough’s champions of Blind Jack who are calling for a road to be named after the town’s most historic character, have hailed the progress made this week as “historic.”
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