BBC to shine spotlight on Pateley Bridge's push for gold in national competition

A BBC fly-on-the-wall show is to put Pateley Bridge’s push for gold at the Britain in Bloom competition in the national spotlight.

Landlord and landlady, Daniel and Caroline Jack gave thanks for the support from the community

Cheers to life-saving donations after Nidderdale pub smashes fund-raising goal

An overwhelming show of support from local businesses and the customers of a Pateley Bridge pub has seen more than £2,000 raised in a week for a new defibrillator.

Sculptor Joseph Hayton will have his bronze bust of James Butler displayed as part of a Society of Portrait Sculpture exhibition in London next month.

Pateley Bridge artist’s bust of famous sculptor earns place at London show

Meeting your heroes can be a nervy enough experience, but getting the chance to sculpt their portrait is on quite another level.

Coun Nigel Simms

Harrogate Councillor reprimanded for disrespectful behaviour

A Harrogate Borough Councillor has been reprimanded for disrespectful behaviour towards council staff, including the district’s chief planner.
Six Yorkshire postcodes appear in Sunday Times Best Places to Live guide for 2018

Six Yorkshire postcodes appear in Sunday Times Best Places to Live guide for 2018

Four Yorkshire property hotspots are new entries in this year's Best Places to Live guide compiled by The Sunday Times.
Roughly 10 pupils from year seven to nine are to become anti-bullying ambassadors

Anti-bullying ambassador scheme to launch at Nidderdale High

Students are taking responsibility for supporting one another as Nidderdale High School prepares to launch a new anti-bullying ambassador scheme.
Theroute would be operationalfor two years if the fund-raising push is successful

Pledges needed to secure cross-county bus route for Nidderdale as deadline looms

An urgent appeal for cash pledges to open up the countryside and boost the district economy with a new summer bus service has been made.
It is believed the car hit a stone wall before crashing in to the tree, credit Google

Driver hospitalised after colliding with tree near Summerbridge

Emergency service crews were called out to Summerbridge after a car collided with a tree

Rod Goodall was attending the service at St Chads Church in Middlesmoor

Survivor of heart attack flags importance of defibrillators after collapse at Nidderdale Church

The survivor of a heart attack has spoken out about the importance of defibrillators in remote areas like Nidderdale after his life was saved minutes before a funeral service was set to begin.
Milk spill after tanker crashes on North Yorkshire road

Milk spill after tanker crashes on North Yorkshire road

Firefighters have been battling to contain a milk spillage after a tanker overturned on a rural road.
The woman fell and injured her hip, Credit Ian Geldard

Fell rescuers called out to assist ambulance crew near Pateley Bridge

Fell rescuers were called out assist an ambulance crew after an elderly woman was injured walking near Pateley Bridge.
Representing Pateley Bridge at Buckingham Palace  next  year - Kirsty Shepherd.

Queen's invitation for Dales town's Great British heroes

Pateley Bridge’s amazing new and improved national profile has been recognised with a royal invitation from The Queen.
Gouthwaite Wildlife Centre

Second round of consultation for 'Gouthwaite Wildlife Centre' plans

Fresh consultation dates have been announced by the Yorkshire Wildlife Trust to determine if plans for a new ‘Gouthwaite Wildlife Centre’  should still go ahead.


Mass parade of Santas in North Yorkshire town!

The public of Pateley Bridge showed how Christmas should be done when a 100 Santas paraded done its main shopping street.

Architects visualisation of the new wildlife centre, credit Group Ginger

New wildlife centre could be established in Nidderdale AONB

A new wildlife centre could be constructed on the shoreline of Gouthwaite Reservoir.
A view across Upper Nidderdale from Middlesmoor, one of the stops along the Nidderdale Way.  Picture by Janina Holubecki.

Free guide breaks down epic trail through Dales valley

A new walking guide has been launched to help people follow a spectacular 53-mile route in the easternmost valley of the Yorkshire Dales.


Video: Follow the St Cuthbert's Way challenge as funds are secured for Nidderdale community fund

Funding has been secured for a new community pot after completion of a sponsored walking challenge across Scotland and Northumberland by a Nidderdale church group.
New exhibition reveals hidden side of Brimham Rocks

New exhibition reveals hidden side of Brimham Rocks

Dedicated walkers, scientists and climbers are among the quarter of a million visitors who flock to the famous natural landscape of Brimham Rocks every year.

A Red Kite.

Police make further appeal over death of red kite in Nidderdale

Police investigating the death of a red kite in Nidderdale have issued a further appeal for information after interviewing a man in connection with it.
Olympics opening ceremony footage - James Bond aka Daniel Craig.

Pateley Bridge to screen Daniel Craig's Olympics stunt at 40s Weekend

One of the most important figures in the British film industry is coming to Pateley Bridge in a massive coup for this year’s 40s Weekend festivities - and there's a James Bond exclusive, too.

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