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Girls impress in gundog challenge

Two schoolgirls from a North Yorkshire School are celebrating reaching the finals of the ISA Gundog Challenge.

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Bird’s eye view of 400th anniversary

Bird’s eye view of 400th anniversary

King James’s School in Knaresborough has marked its 400th anniversary in style this week with a spectacular aerial photograph.

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Taking lessons into the great outdoors

Taking lessons into the great outdoors

Youngsters with a taste for adventure are being encouraged to join in an exciting autumn activity morning.

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School competition for CO poster / poem. Pic shows Barry Sheerman MP with Eleanor Grattoni-May, 8.

Gas safety poem wins girl a trip to House of Commons

A Harrogate school pupil helped deliver a vital gas safety message to the House of Commons last week, as part of a competition organised by distributor Northern Gas Networks.

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Year 12 photo with a difference

Year 12 photo with a difference

A bird’s eye view with a difference was taken of the new year 12 students photograph at St Aidan’s and St John Fisher Associated Sixth Form.

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Leading state and independent schools to hold open day in Harrogate

A major event in Harrogate next weekend (Saturday, October 1) will make the life of parents a little easier with a host of leading state and independent schools joining forces to hold their “open days” in the same venue.

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Schoolgirl reaches national finals in money contest

Schoolgirl reaches national finals in money contest

A Harrogate pupil is one of just five Primary School finalists in a national competition aimed at teaching children about managing money.

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A dogswaggler of a day

A dogswaggler of a day

Starbeck School celebrated Roald Dahl’s 100th birthday with all children and adults dressing as a character from one of the author’s books.

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Author’s work celebrated

Author’s work celebrated

Pupils from a Harrogate Primary school celebrated the 100th anniversary of the birth of Roald Dahl, taking inspiration from two of the author’s best known children’s books.

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College nominated for award

College nominated for award

An activities programme devised by boarding pupils and staff at Harrogate’s Ashville College - which included team building and leadership skill development opportunities - has been nominated for a national award.

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Music exams are key to success

Music exams are key to success

Students at Tadcaster Grammar School played to impress and their exam results are testament to that.

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Head boys and girls take up new roles

Head boys and girls take up new roles

New Head Girls and Boys of Cundall Manor School have this week taken up their positions at the start of the new year.

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Nick Clegg to talk about his new book Between the Extremes

WIN: Nick Clegg tickets for Sheffield's Off The Shelf this Friday

Nick Clegg, the former Deputy Prime Minister, is a guest speaker at this year's Sheffield Off The Shelf book festival on Friday and we have TEN tickets to be won.

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Welcome Fair opens doors to town firms

Welcome Fair opens doors to town firms

Local businesses turned out in force for the start of the new term at Harrogate College.

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Bid to inspire young gardeners

Bid to inspire young gardeners

Green-fingered staff from RHS Garden Harlow Carr and horticultural organisations throughout the region have signed up to volunteer their time and expertise to help inspire Yorkshire gardeners of the future.

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Bid to boost Cadets forces in schools sees appointment

Bid to boost Cadets forces in schools sees appointment

The Reserve Forces’ and Cadets’ Association (RFCA) in Yorkshire and The Humber has appointed a new Schools Cadet Expansion Officer to help with the government’s Cadet Expansion Programme in secondary schools throughout Harrogate and North Yorkshire.

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College teams up with Whizz-Kidz

College teams up with Whizz-Kidz

Henshaws Specialist College in Harrogate is working with national charity Whizz-Kidz to help transform the lives of disabled children across the UK.

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Jo Beagley, her husband Rob and their two boys. Picture: Carl Summerscales

Harrogate mother-of-two blogs battle with cancer to promote awareness

A mother-of-two has described fearing for her life when she was diagnosed with ovarian cancer, in a bid to support gynaecological cancer awareness month.
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Riders interested in taking part must have the correct equipment.

Youngsters' chance to get professional with Harrogate cycling club

Youngsters who enjoy getting out on their bike have an opportunity to develop their cycling skills with a Harrogate cycling club, off the back of a national scheme.
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GCSEs - Harrogate District results in full

GCSEs - Harrogate District results in full

Students at schools across the Harrogate District are receiving their GCSE results today (Thursday).

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