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Harrogate Fine Wine Company set to expand into Montpellier Quarter

One of Harrogate’s long-established Independent companies is set to expand by moving to a new premises in the Montpellier Quarter.

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Boulby Mine near Staithes

140 more jobs to go at Boulby - but owners say site is safe for another 40 years

ANOTHER 140 jobs are to be lost at the country’s only potash mine, in the North York Moors National Park.

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The Tour de France passes the spotty house in Knaresborough

For sale: House we all went dotty over during Tour de France

When Yorkshire decided to decorate for Le Grand Depart, it went all out with bunting, bikes and yarn bombing in a spectacular and as yet unrivalled bid to welcome the Tour de France to God’s own county.

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Peter Jesper

Business as usual for Harrogate shops despite Brexit slump fears

Business rates, footfall and Internet shopping are the biggest challenges facing Harrogate’s high street rather than a ‘post-Brexit slump’, according to an independent retailer.

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For sale signs in Harrogate

Estate agent signals positive outlook for post-Brexit Harrogate housing market

Property prices and demand for housing in Harrogate “remains very strong” in the wake of the country’s Brexit vote, according to estate agent Myrings.

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Jack Laugher and Chris Mears

Harrogate Aldi turns gold to celebrate Jack Laugher's Olympic heroics

Olympic hero Jack Laugher will now have his very own golden checkout at Aldi's Harrogate store to match his Rio Gold Medal.

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Jack Laugher and Chris Mears.

Golden boy Jack Laugher to have 36 bus named in his honour after Olympic heroics

Ripon's Olympic diving hero Jack Laugher will be honoured for clinching his first gold medal in Rio by having a bus named after him.
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Tea Buyer Henry Boocock, sampling some of the teas.
Picture: James Hardisty.

Wanted: Trainee to travel the world and drink tea

IT’S a job many would die for: travelling the world working at the top of your game - and drinking as much tea as you could dream of.

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The Little White Bus makes its way through Upper Wensleydale

The last bus: Dales folk who can’t even get to Bradford and back on the same day

AS little as three years ago Carleton near Skipton enjoyed buses running to town into the early evening and even at weekends.

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The cost of concessionary fares in Yorkshire

Exclusive: Councils spend £100m to make one in three Yorkshire bus trips free

Nearly a third of all bus journeys taken in Yorkshire are free concessions at a cost of £100m to the public purse, an investigation by The Yorkshire Post has revealed.

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VIDEO & 360 PHOTO: Hens lay £50,000 for Yorkshire Air Ambulance

Hens at Yorkshire Farmhouse Eggs have laid £50,000 for charity.
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Revolucion De Cuba

Revolucion de Cuba to open on former Rehab site in Harrogate

Revolucion de Cuba is set to open on the former site of Rehab on Parliament Street in October.

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Top media executive hails ‘unique’ role of local press

Top media executive hails ‘unique’ role of local press

A top advertising creative has hailed the importance of local media, saying its trusted relationship with the communities it serves and its ability to get tangible results puts it in a unique position.

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Flooding over the Christmas period last year has left the bridge too dangerous to use for months.

WATCH: Video shows next phase of Linton Bridge repairs

A new video showing the next stage of work on the Linton Bridge has been released alongside a timetable for an additional free shuttle service.

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Gary Barlow, Sir Gary Verity & Tim Firth at the 2015 WRA at first direct arena, Leeds.

Best of Yorkshire tourism to be honoured at 'sparkling' ceremony

A GLITZY ceremony recognising the stars of the Yorkshire tourism industry will have a new home this year, it has been announced.
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David Bridgen of Harrogate-based DroneCam Solutions Ltd.

Drone pilot launches business skywards

A Harrogate-based freelance photographer is watching his business take off – after qualifying as a drone pilot.

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Members of Harrogate District Chamber of Commerces Management Group will be hosting a new style of networking event, open to any business across the Harrogate area.

Challenges ahead at 
new networking event

Business-owners across the Harrogate district will find their skills put to the test in a new style of networking event.

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The report is published by Creative England and creative charity Nesta.

Harrogate revealed as major creative hub

A new report has identified Harrogate as one of the 47 creative clusters which account for three quarters of the UK’s creative businesses.

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Andrew Jones MP with Transdev CEO Alex Hornby

Harrogate transport to be transformed with new greener electric bus fleet

Bus transport in Harrogate is set to be transformed thanks to the introduction of a new multi-million pound fleet of electric buses.

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The bridge is currently undergoing reconstruction.

£1.4 million funding approved for Tadcaster bridge improvements

£1.4 million plans to widen and strengthen Tadcaster's bridge have been approved by the Executive of North Yorkshire County Council (NYCC).

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