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Railwaymen to kick-off new campaign away at Maltby Main

Harrogate Railway will kick off their 2018/19 NCEL Premier Division campaign on the road at Maltby Main.

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Aaron William, right, is congratulated by Lloyd Kerry after scoring his second goal against Brighouse. Picture: Matt Kirkham

Williams opens his Town account in home success over Brighouse

Aaron Williams bagged his first goals in Harrogate Town colours as his new club made it three pre-season victories on the bounce.

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Ouseburn skipper Chris Morrison steered his side to an important victory over Burton Leonard. Picture: Caught Light Photography

Theakston Nidderdale League: Title race blown wide open

Results in round 12 of the 2018 Theakston Nidderdale League season saw the title race blown wide open.

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Jack Muldoon opens the scoring against Farsley Celtic. Picture: Matt Kirkham

Two out of two in pre-season for Town as Farsley are dispatched

Harrogate Town chalked up a second success in as many pre-season outings when they overcame Farsley Celtic at the CNG Stadium.

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Mustahsan Ali Shah plundered a century to help Bilton secure a much-needed win. Picture: Caught Light Photography

Aire-Wharfe League: Shah the star as Bilton sink Pool

Mustahsan Ali Shah fired Bilton CC to a much-needed victory in Division One of the Airedale & Wharfedale Senior Cricket League.

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Harrogate CC's Eddie Wilson made a half-century against Yorkshire Academy. Picture: Caught Light Photography

Harrogate CC play out another thriller but come unstuck against Academy

Harrogate CC were involved in another dramatic ECB Yorkshire Premier League North climax on Saturday, but ended up suffering a narrow defeat to Yorkshire Academy.

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Joel Freeston, pictured celebrating a goal for Knaresborough Town last season, has signed for Harrogate Railway for 2018/19. Picture: Craig Dinsdale

More players sign up as boss Davey builds new-look Railway

Harrogate Railway have completed the signing of a number of players as their squad for the 2018/19 campaign continues to take shape under new boss Brian Davey.

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Dominic Knowles opened the scoring in Harrogate Town's 3-0 friendly success over Knaresborough Town. Picture: Matt Kirkham

Town kick-off pre-season campaign with comfortable win over neighbours Knaresboro’

Harrogate Town cruised to a 3-0 friendly success over neighours Knaresborough Town in their first pre-season outing.

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Dan Marston's Helperby CC side are back on top of the Theakston Nidderdale League Division One standings. Picture: Caught Light Photography

Theakston Nidderdale League: Helperby sink rivals Birstwith on way back to the summit

Helperby re-claimed pole position in Division One of the Theakston Nidderdale League courtesy of a 38-run success over title rivals Birstwith.

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Cameron Martin narrowly missed out on a half-century as Follifoot were beaten by Burley-in-Wharfedale

Aire-Wharfe League: Another weekend of woe for Harrogate sides

It was another weekend of frustration for Harrogate’s trio of Airedale & Wharfedale Senior Cricket League Division One sides.

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Harrogate CC upset ECB Yorkshire Premer League North leaders York on Saturday. Picture: Adrian Murray

Wicket from penultimate ball sees ‘Gate stun leaders York

Harrogate CC stunned ECB Yorkshire Premier League North leaders York on Saturday following a thrilling climax at Clifton Park.

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Harrogate Town boss Simon Weaver. Picture: Matt Kirkham

Town boss Weaver excited by prospect of Sutton opener

Harrogate Town manager Simon Weaver said he is relishing the prospect of Sutton United visiting the CNG Stadium on the opening day of the new season.

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Bobby Hilton contributed with both bat and ball as his Wath & Melmerby side picked up a long-overdue win. Picture: Caught Light Photography

Theakston Nidderdale League: First win since opening day lifts Wath out of drop zone

Wath & Melmerby recorded a first win since the opening day of the 2018 campaign to climb out of the Theakston Nidderdale Division One relegation zone.

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Jack Potticary produced an explosive knock but couldn't save Harrogate CC from T20 Blast disappointment. Picture: Caught Light Photography

Frustration for ‘Gate skipper Ross after T20 semi-final loss

Harrogate CC captain George Ross said his young side must start learning from their mistakes following Sunday’s T20 Blast semi-final defeat to Woodhouse Grange.

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Follifoot batsman Nick Robinson in action during his side's defeat to Horsforth.  Picture: Tony Johnson

Aire-Wharfe League: Top-flight trio all taste defeat on the road

The three Harrogate-based Airedale & Wharfedale League Division One sides all tasted defeat on Saturday after failing to chase down the targets set for them by their respective opponents.

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Jack Muldoon at the CNG Stadium. Picture: Matt Kirkham

Town complete fourth signing as Muldoon joins from Fylde

Harrogate Town have completed their fourth piece of business of the close season, snapping up versatile former Rochdale and Lincoln City forward Jack Muldoon.

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Bilton CC skipper Ryan Bradshaw led by example with a half-century against Burley-in-Wharfedale. Picture: Caught Light Photography

Aire-Wharfe League: ‘Shaw climb off the bottom of the pile

Alex Morrell fell agonisingly short of a century, but his big score against Pool helped lift Beckwithshaw off the the foot of the Airedale & Wharfedale League Division One table.

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Josh Atkinson had cause to celebrate after making a match-winning century against Driffield Town. Picture: Caught Light Photography

Atkinson hits a ton as ‘Gate chase down Driffield to secure another win

Josh Atkinson struck a superb century to guide Harrogate CC to a two-wicket success over Driffield Town.

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Tributes paid to Harrogate RUFC stalwart ‘Sizzy’ - the ‘best bloke you will ever meet’

Tributes have been paid to much-loved Harrogate RUFC stalwart Graham Siswick following his sudden death, aged 70.

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Tom Croston was in the runs as Birstwith edged out West Tanfield. Picture: Caught Light Photography

Theakston Nidderdale League: Birstwith close gap at the top after nail-biting one-run win

Birstwith trimmed Helperby’s lead at the Theakston Nidderdale League Division One summit to just two points courtesy of a nailbiting win over West Tanfield.

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