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BBC Look North presenter Keeley Donovan to marry in Knaresborough today

BBC stars are expected to be among the guests at the wedding of weather presenter Keeley Donovan today.
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The keep of Knaresborough Castle could soon be draped in light for a new project

Beacon of light at historic North Yorkshire building

One of Yorkshire’s most iconic landmarks could soon be transformed into a beacon of light to help bolster the number of visitors to Knaresborough.
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Knaresborough Bed Race: Wet, exhausted and proud... our heroes raise thousands for charity

The cheers of thousands echoed across Knaresborough as bed racers tore across the River Nidd after a community united to promote the town and charity.
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Knaresborough Bed race: Complete list of finishers, times and prize winners

They paraded, sprinted and swam around Knaresborough today as the bed race took place in front of a crowd of thousands.

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The moment Yorkshire police officer catches the community mood just right by starting his own Twitter 'Floss-off'

This is the moment when a Yorkshire police officer showed his moves and kicked off his very own Floss-off while on duty in Yorkshire today.

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Bed Race: Pictures, video and latest news as thousands flock to the streets of Knaresborough

Crowds are flocking to the streets of Knaresborough today to see this year's bed race.

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When does the Knaresborough Bed Race start, where can you park and where should you watch it from?

Thousands are set to descend on Knaresborough today as the long-awaited Bed Race returns today.

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Thousand will flock to the streets of Knaresborough for this week's bed race.

Knaresborough Bed Race: Everything you need to know about this year's big event

The town of Knaresborough will once again see thousands of people flock to its streets this weekend as the annual Bed Race takes place on Saturday.

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The Knaresborough Bed Race will take place in the town this weekend. Picture: Adrian Murray.

Knaresborough Bed Race: All pulling together as town's heroes get set to raise thousands for charity

The ‘heroes of Knaresborough’ are set to host the return of the town’s Great Bed Race, raising thousands in aid of charitable causes across the county.
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"Experience of a lifetime:" Great Knaresborough Bed Race set to return

Thousands are set to descend on Knaresborough next Saturday for the annual Great Knaresborough Bed Race
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Knaresborough House was filled with representatives from across the district

Passing the chain - Knaresborough's new Mayor unveiled

With tributes to the community of Knaresborough and unveiling of plans for the year the chain has been passed, and a new mayor declared.
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11 men from the town died on the first day of the battle of the Somme in 1916

Bells to ring out in tribute to Knaresborough's fallen soldiers

Church bells are to ring out in honour of each Knaresborough soldier who died on the first day of fighting on the fields of the Somme.
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The Chamber is seeking to grow the number of younger members

What younger members could do for Knaresborough Chamber of Trade

The Knaresborough Chamber of Trade is calling for younger recruits to join its ranks and help promote business within the town.
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Roger Hewitt has served as the Knaresborough Town Crier for three years

Knaresborough town crier crowned best dressed in national contest

Its official - Knaresborough's town crier has been crowned the "best dressed" in a national competition and is to receive funding to cover the costs of promoting the town across the country.

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In pictures: Damage to Knaresborough’s iconic trompe l’oeil

The guardians of Knaresborough’s famous trompe l’oeil say they are confident of saving the iconic art installations despite damage linked, of all things, to a bank closure.

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The Chamber of Trade is to begin investigating the possibility of a BID

Poll: First steps taken to investigate a Knaresborough BID

The first steps are being taken to investigate Knaresborough carving out its own Business Improvement District (BID).
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The woman had been trapped following a two-vehicle collision last week

Tribute paid to emergency services and public who aided woman left trapped after collision on A59

Emergency service crews and members of the public have been thanked by a woman who was trapped following a two-vehicle collision on the junction of the A59 near Allerton Park.

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Stockwell Road, Knareborough. Pic: Google.

Man exposed himself to girl in Knaresborough

A man exposed himself to a 13-year-old girl in Knaresborough, police said.

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Pending a tending process the building could be built in time for the new academic year according to North Yorkshire County Council

Modern facility for King James’s sixth form gets county planning approval

Construction of a new 21st century facility at King James’s School has been approved after county planners found the current sixth form building had ‘reached the end of its life’.

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Grahame Dalby is aiming to raise at least 1,000 for the charity five months after the accident

'Dislocated fingers are not going to make me give up', Knaresborough cyclist's new challenge after serious accident

Despite still carrying injuries from a serious cycling accident a Knaresborough man is preparing to undertake a marathon challenge for charity.
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