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Town make first signing since promotion as defender joins

Harrogate Town have wasted no time in strengthening their squad following promotion to the National League.

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Knaresborough RUFC to tackle Thirsk in Trophy final clash

Knaresborough RUFC will attempt to make history on Saturday when they tackle Thirsk in the final of the North Yorkshire Trophy.

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Simon and Irving Weaver with the National League North play-off final winners' trophy. Picture: Adrian Murray

Irving and Simon Weaver reflect on Harrogate Town’s historic promotion

When Irving Weaver took over at Harrogate Town in June 2011, the club was attracting crowds of around 250 people.

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Ripon CC were beaten by local rivals Knaresborough. Picture: Adrian Murray

York Senior League: Royal climb up to second after Driffield win

Studley Royal climbed up to second place in the York Senior League Premier Division standings following Saturday’s win over Driffield Town at Kings Mill Road.

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Yasar Ali struck a vital half-century to steer in-form Follifoot to victory over Guiseley in Division One of the Airedale & Wharfedale League

Aire-Wharfe League: Shaw and Bilton’s struggles go on but Follifoot shine once again

Beckwithshaw continue to struggle to adapt to life after Alex Lilley, the defending Airedale & Wharfedale League champions suffering a third defeat in five in 2018 on Saturday.

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Helperby CC celebrate a wicket. Picture: Caught Light Photography

Theakston Nidderdale League: Helperby pull clear at the top

A stunning century by Joe Corner paved the way for Helperby to pull clear at the top of Division One of the Theakston Nidderdale League.

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Harrogate CC paceman Tom Geeson-Brown sends one down during Sunday's cup success over Whitley Hall. Picture: Caught Light Photography

Fine run-chase sees ‘Gate seal cup progress in final over

Harrogate CC recorded a much-needed win, beating Whitley Hall in thrilling fashion to progress to round three of the Yorkshire Leagues Knock Out Cup.

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Eddie Wilson was one of a number of Harrogate CC batsmen who suffered a frustrating afternoon at Woodhouse Grange. Picture: Caught Light Photography

Another defeat for Harrogate CC as poor start to 2018 continues

Harrogate CC suffered a fourth defeat in five ECB Yorkshire Premier League North outings on Saturday, going down by seven wickets on the road at Woodhouse Grange.

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Killinghall's Andrew Thompson steams in

Brilliant Barrett bags eight wickets in Tanfield’s demolition of Thornton

Josh Barrett wreaked havoc with the ball as West Tanfield blew Bishop Thornton away in Division One of the Theakston Nidderdale League.

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Town coffers set for bumper play-off boost

Harrogate Town will be boosted by a sell-out crowd for Sunday’s National League North play-off final clash with Brackley Town (3pm).

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Dominic Knowles celebrates after firing home Harrogate Town's equaliser against Chorley from the penalty spot. Picture: Town Pix

Knowles’ dramatic last-minute winner sends Town into play-off final

Dominic Knowles struck in the 93rd minute to fire Harrogate Town into the National League North play-off final.

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Jack Potticary was in fine form with the bat as Harrogate CC overcame Yorkshire Academy. Picture: Caught Light Photography

Potticary fires Harrogate CC to first victory of the season

A fine knock from opener Jack Potticary fired Harrogate CC to their first victory of the 2018 campaign.

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Harrogate Town Ladies were presented with their league winners' trophy at Station View. Picture: Town Pix

Title-winning Town Ladies sink Railway in derby encounter

Harrogate Town Ladies ended their 2017/18 campaign with a derby success over local rivals Harrogate Railway Ladies, on Wednesday evening.

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Jordan Thewlis was on target the last time that Harrogate Town played Sunday's play-off semi-final opponents, Chorley. Picture: Town Pix

Town to face Chorley in Sunday’s play-off semi-final showdown

Harrogate Town will tackle Chorley in their National League North play-off semi-final on Sunday, 3pm kick-off.

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Michael Thompson in action for Harrogate Railway during Monday's home loss to Worksop. Picture: Caught Light Photography

Season of disappointment ends in defeat for relegated Railway

Perhaps fittingly, Harrogate Railway’s 2017/18 campaign ended with a frustrating defeat as the Starbeck club were edged out 1-0 by Worksop Town on Monday evening.

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Australian batsman Jarrod McPhee was in fine form with the willow in hand as Goldsborough beat Birstwith on the opening weekend of the 2018 TNL season. Picture: Adrian Murray

Theakston Nidderdale League: Champions Ouseburn stunned by new boys on opening day

Reigning Theakston Nidderdale League champions Ouseburn were upset by newly-promoted Dacre Banks on the opening day of the 2018 season.

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Harrogate CC captain George Ross. Picture: Caught Light Photography

New season begins with double dose of defeat for Harrogate CC

Harrogate CC’s 2018 campaign began in disappointing fashion, the Roosters suffering two defeats in as many days at the weekend.

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Harrogate Railway were relegated from the NCEL Premier Division after losing to Garforth Town on Saturday. Picture: Caught Light Photography

Relegation woe for Railway

Harrogate Railway’s relegation from the NCEL Premier Division was confirmed on Saturday when they lost at home to Garforth Town.

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Dominic Knowles, right, is congratulated by Liam Agnew after netting his fifth goal against Curzon Ashton. Picture: Town Pix

Five-star Knowles fires Town to emphatic win over Curzon

Dominic Knowles’ fabulous five-goal haul ensured that Harrogate Town finished the regular National League North season on a high note at home to Curzon Ashton.

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Ouseburn CC, Theakston Nidderdale League champions 2017. Picture: Caught Light Photography

Theakston Nidderdale League: 2018 opening round preview

The 2018 Theakston Nidderdale League season gets underway on Saturday (April 28), a week later than originally scheduled.

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