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COLUMNIST: Preparing for a big leap for my little boy

Well this year started much like the last one; I went through every emotion on New Year’s Eve - happy tears fell as I reflected on the lovely things that had happened in 2017, then I sobbed about some not so happy moments.

Lifestyle
Thirty-five per cent of survey respondents in Yorkshire said they couldnt or wouldnt help their offspring buy a property, but 32 per cent said they were willing and able to do so. (S)

One in three parents won't or can't be Bank of Mum & Dad

More than one in three (34 per cent) people say they have not and do not intend to offer financial support to children and grandchildren to help them get on the property ladder, a new study reveals.

Property
COLUMN: Why asking for ‘PP’ leaves me feeling flushed!

COLUMN: Why asking for ‘PP’ leaves me feeling flushed!

What’s in name? Quite a lot, as it goes.

Lifestyle
COLUMN: I’m not going potty, miracles can happen!

COLUMN: I’m not going potty, miracles can happen!

Miracles can happen; I know they can, because I have toilet trained a boy.

Lifestyle
Anne and Bill Fox of Wedderburn Avenue first met at the council Municipal Office in Harrogate

Harrogate couple celebrating diamond year share secret of happy marriage

A Harrogate couple celebrating six decades of marriage have said having their own interests as well  is an important ingredient in a marriage

Family
Rock Up and Sing! Youth Choir in Harrogate

Youngsters invited to rock up and sing

Aspiring young musicians hoping to develop their vocal talents are being invited to audition for a leading Harrogate choir.

Family
Dogs Don't Do Ballet will come to Knaresborough Castle on September 1

Dogs don’t do ballet-or do they?

Anew family show is coming to Knaresborough Castle on Friday September 1 at 2pm called Dogs Don’t Do Ballet.

Whats on
Full steam ahead to Bilton exhibition

Full steam ahead to Bilton exhibition

Bank Holiday Monday (August 28) will see the return of the Harrogate Model Railway Group Exhibition to Bilton Grange United Reform Church on the corner of Skipton Road / Woodfield Road.

Whats on
Stockeld Park

Summer sports at Stockeld Park

There’ll be running, jumping and fun galore next week at Stockeld Park in Wetherby as the park hosts its sports week.

Whats on
Children will be forced to reply to their parents' texts

Dad creates app that forces children to text their parents back

A father was so fed up with his teenage son ignoring his messages that he created an app - to force him to text back.

News
Day of fun at Ripon Cathedral

Crafts and trails at Ripon Cathedral

Ripon Cathedral is offering an opportunity for children to craft, explore and learn, whilst adults can enjoy a cuppa’ in historic surroundings.

Whats on
Andy Day at Lightwater Valley

CBeebies stars will add sparkle to Lightwater Valley this summer

Stomping dinosaur raps, singing, dancing and arty parties will be top of the bill when two CBeebies stars bring their fun live shows to Lightwater Valley this summer.

Family
Leeds Bubble Rush race returns to Harewood

Leeds Bubble Rush race returns to Harewood

A family fun run billed as Leeds's 'frothiest race' is returning this month.

News
Mother's Day in Yorkshire: Our top recommendations

Mother's Day in Yorkshire: Our top recommendations

Mothering Sunday is nearly upon us - so we've rounded up a list of the best ways to treat you mum in Yorkshire.
News
The Saleems married at the Pavilions in Harrogate

Harrogate venue hosts record number of Asian weddings

Harrogate has become a hotspot for Asian wedding ceremonies.

News
Sarah Byrne, owner of Studio Lotus Shala

From Osaka to Ghana, one business owner's journey to Harrogate

Jennifer Studer Daley meets Sarah Byrne, owner of the town's Studio Lotus Shala.
Family
Oscar with his parents Simon and Caroline. Picture by Daniel Oxtoby (s).

Family's joy as businesses raise £10,000 for Canada treatment of little Oscar, 3, from Knaresborough

An incredible £10,000 has been raised by individuals and businesses in Harrogate enabling a young boy to undergo specialist treatment in Canada.

Health
The congregation received the recognition from Buckingham Palace (s).

Royal recognition for Blubberhouses church

The congregation of St Andrew's Church in Blubberhouses has received a royal thank you after collectively sending wishes to mark the Queen's 90th birthday.
News
Childhood friends Jane Burniston and Elizabeth McGavin

Review: Incredible success of 2016 Nidderdale Messiah

Over 200 performers took to the stage for this year's Nidderdale Messiah.
Music
Little Macey Clarke shows off her cheeky smile in the garden at home.

CAMPAIGN: Our mission to raise £35,000 for a little girl who dreams of walking

The Harrogate Advertiser Series would like to invite you, to support ‘Our Mission for Macey’.

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