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Quartet return for Ripon City derby

Ripon City will be buoyed by the return of four key players when rivals Boroughbridge arrive for the West Riding County Cup third round (1pm).

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York City's Tom Allan

Harrogate Town loan York City defender Tom Allan

Harrogate Town have brought in York City defender Tom Allan on a month’s loan to ease their defensive problems.

Football
WIN MMA big fight tickets to see ACB 65 debut at Sheffield Arena on Saturday, July 22.

WIN: Big fight tickets to see ACB 65 Mixed Martial Arts debut at Sheffield Arena on Saturday

Cage fighting superstar Conor McGregor's forthcoming square up with boxing legend Floyd Mayweather has created a huge interest in Mixed Martial Arts, on MMA - and we're giving you the chance to see what all the fuss is about for FREE!
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South Yorkshire cage fighters Ricardo Franco, Sam 'The Hurricane' Halliday and  and Sam Boult on the ACB 65 world title bill at Sheffield Arena on Saturday, July 22.

Yorkshire cage fighters on ACB 65 world title bill at Sheffield Arena on Saturday

Trash talking cage fighter Conor McGregor's forthcoming battle with boxing legend Floyd Mayweather has created a huge global interest in MMA and three Yorkshire fighters are hoping to make a knockout impact this weekend.
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Jordan Hendrie and his Harrogate Railway teammates will face Athersley Recreation in their first NCEL Premier Division game of 2017/18. Picture: Caught Light Photography

Railway to host Athersley in first league game of new season

Harrogate Railway Athletic will entertain Athersley Recreation in their first league game of the upcoming 2017/18 season.

Harrogate Railway
Disney Princess advice from the Lionesses (from L-R) Lucy Bronze, Steph Houghton, Siobhan Chamberlain, Ellen White, Nikita Parris giving advice to young girls.

England women's footballers become Disney Princesses to inspire girls

England women's footballers have kicked off a campaign with Disney to redefine the term 'Princess' and inspire girls to make their own dreams come true.
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Masham's Ben Fielding celebrates after helping his side to victory over Goldsborough. Picture: Caught Light Photography

Theakston Nidderdale League: More twists and turns in title tace

There were more twists and turns in the battle for the Theakston Nidderdale Division One title on Saturday afternoon.

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Harrogate Pythons RUFC members at their new home, Harrogate Railway Athletic's Station View

Pythons’ delight at securing new home

Harrogate Pythons RUFC have held their first training session at their new base, Harrogate Railway Athletic’s Station View.

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Harry Stothard top-scored for Harrogate CC in their defeat to Yorkshire Academy. Picture: Caught Light Photography

‘Gate down to fourth after defeat to title rivals Academy

Harrogate CC dropped to fourth place in the ECB Yorkshire Premier League North table after losing out to Yorkshire Academy on Saturday.

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George Thomson in action against Hartlepool United. Picture: TownPix

Pre-season round-up: Thomson strikes as Town sink Pools

George Thomson’s first goal at the CNG Stadium was the highlight of a successful afternoon for Harrogate Town as Hartlepool United were beaten 2-1.

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Second placed Lois Toulson and Matthew Lee of Great Britain watch the scoreboard at the Swimming World Championships 2017 in Duna Arena in Budapest, Hungary. (Tibor Illyes/MTI via AP)

Olympic champions Laugher and Mears fall short - but there’s a new City of Leeds duo to celebrate

Olympic champions Jack Laugher and Chris Mears had to settle for fourth in the men’s 3m synchronised event at the World Championships in Budapest on Saturday, just hours after two younger members of the City of Leeds Diving club made their mark.

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Britain's Jack Laugher, left, and Chris Mears pose with their gold medals after the men's synchronized 3m springboard diving final in the Maria Lenk Aquatic Center at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil,

Laugher and Mears ready to repeat Rio

Jack Laugher and Chris Mears admit they battled with the realisation of achieving a lifelong dream after winning Olympic gold medals.

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Yorkshire legend, Fred Trueman.

Chris Waters: Declining on-field standards lack the wit of Fiery Fred

WHEN I wrote a biography of Fred Trueman a few years ago I had to make a decision on the subject of swearing.

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Wimbledon fans - playing tennis yourself is easier than you think

Wimbledon fans - playing tennis yourself is easier than you think

As a keen tennis fan, I’m all too aware that Wimbledon fortnight represents my best chance to convert casual fans to my favourite sport.
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Harrogate Town under-21s with the John Smiths Trophy. Picture: HTAFC

Town beat Railway to secure John Smiths Trophy success

Harrogate Town retained the John Smiths Trophy following a 7-3 victory over Harrogate Railway in their annual pre-season fixture.

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Bobby Hilton's century helped Wath & Melmerby to victory over Pateley Bridge. Picture: Caught Light Photography

Theakston Nidderdale League: More success for revitalised Alne

Having failed to win any of their opening 10 Theakston Nidderdale Division One fixtures of 2017, bottom-of-the-table Alne made it two victories in a row when they beat Burton Leonard.

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Knaresborough Town's Colin Heath battles it out with Tadcaster's Josh Barrett. Picture: Craig Dinsdale

Albion sink Knaresborough in pre-season opener

Goals from new boys Danny Frost and Jake Ellam saw Tadcaster Albion begin their pre-season campaign with a victory over NCEL Division One outfit Knaresborough Town.

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Harrogate CC wicketkeeper Eddie Wilson and Tom Geeson-Brown appeal for an LBW decision against Woodhouse Grange's Alex Burton. Picture: Caught Light Photography

Strong finish earns ‘Gate crucial result

Harrogate CC finished Saturday’s ECB Yorkshire Premier League North clash with Woodhouse Grange strongly to earn themselves a crucial result.

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Tadcaster Albions pre-season campaign gets underway on Saturday when they tackle Knaresborough Town. Picture: Matthew Appleby

Taddy boss Morton ready for first test

Tadcaster Albion kick-off their pre-season campaign when they tackle Knaresborough Town on Saturday, and new boss Michael Morton says he is “excited” by the prospect of the game.

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Exclusive Harrogate performance -  Top improv keyboard musician Paul Taylor.

North Bar to host poetry and improv music in Spirit of 67 day

One of Harrogate's leading craft beer bars is hosting a 1967-themed music, poetry and film event as part of an exciting day shortly.
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