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Transport Talk column with Don MacKenzie

At its meeting last week, North Yorkshire County Council agreed its budget for 2017/18. Since 2011, like other county councils in England, the county will have experienced a reduction in spending power of £169 million by 2020, equivalent to a fall of 34 per cent.

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Alison Iles (Chair of save the Children Ripon Branch) with her band of  volunteers for this year's sale. (1702203AM1).

Treasured Ripon tradition returns for another year

A treasured Ripon tradition has returned to Hugh Ripley Hall for another successful year.

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Hosts Clare Dowson and Ian Ladley with other Contact the Elderly volunteers and tea party attendees.

Ending Loneliness on Sundays: How we can rid our district of a hidden epidemic

The latest Harrogate Advertiser Ending Loneliness campaign update
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The cases were heard at Harrogate Magistrates Court.

Man destroyed sign at Harrogate Police Station: Latest decisions from Harrogate Magistrates Court

The following were dealt with at Harrogate Magistrates Court on February 8:

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VIDEO: Solar system with seven Earth-like planets found around nearby star – here’s what they could be like

There have been many discoveries of potentially habitable planets orbiting stars other than our own over the last few years.

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Nasty weather conditions today.

Storm Doris: How badly will it hit the Harrogate district?

Harrogate residents are experiencing wild and woolly weather as Storm Doris sweeps across Yorkshire.
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A spectacular scene from one of the short films screening at this year's Banff Mountain Film Festival in Harrogate. (Picture by Brett Lowell)

Yorkshire rowers star in Banff Mountain Film Festival in Harrogate tonight

The word is that at least one of the four inspirational Yorkshire mums who became famous after rowing the Atlantic is to attend a spectacular film event in Harrogate tonight, Thursday.
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University staff targeted with bogus pay rise scams

University staff targeted with bogus pay rise scams

University staff are being urged to take extra precaution with their online security after university staff reported bogus pay rise emails.

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The Harrogate Brasserie.

Famous Harrogate bar is sold to family-run brewery

One of Harrogate's most famous bars has been sold.
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Cyclists on The Nidderdale Greenway.

Brilliant Harrogate walk in Britain's top 13

Residents may fear it might be threatened by possible bypass plans but Harrogate's Bilton-Ripley cycleway has been hailed as one of the best in Britain by a national newspaper.

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Richardson was sentenced at York Crown Court on Monday.

Harrogate man fraudulently blew nearly £10,000 in mother's care home funds

A son of a Harrogate woman was told he will 'probably never see his mother again' after blowing nearly £10,000 which was meant to pay for her care-home fees.

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Star Wars: The Force Awakens will be screened at Darley Memorial Hall on Friday evening

What’s On around Harrogate: Your listings guide for the week ahead

Here’s a round-up of events taking place around the Harrogate District over the next seven days.

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Storm Doris: Can I claim compensation for a delayed flight?

As storm Doris batters the UK, with winds expected to reach up to 87mph, we spoke to the travel experts at airFair about whether passengers facing a delayed flight due to the bad weather are entitled to claim compensation.

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ALERT: Public urged to unplug EXPLODING tumble dryers

ALERT: Public urged to unplug EXPLODING tumble dryers

The public are being urged to unplug a range of faulty tumble dryers - after some of them started to EXPLODE.

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Safety warning issued over leaking gas hobs

Safety warning issued over leaking gas hobs

Bosch and Neff have issued a safety warning over leaking gas hobs.

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Major film talent agency seeks extras from Leeds to appear in Yorkshire-made period drama

Major film talent agency seeks extras from Leeds to appear in Yorkshire-made period drama

A talent agency which provides extras for blockbuster films is holding auditions in Leeds.
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Storm Doris: Rail passengers on East Coast line urged not to travel today

Storm Doris: Rail passengers on East Coast line urged not to travel today

Commuters using Virgin East Coast Trains are being warned not to travel today as Storm Doris is set to batter the country with high winds and rain.

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Trio to follow animal instincts to career

Trio to follow animal instincts to career

Three students in the same year at school are following their instincts as they embark on careers caring for animals.

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STORM DORIS: A plane struggles to land at Leeds Bradford Airport. PIC: Tony Johnson

LIVE BLOG: Storm Doris tears across Yorkshire

A severe weather warning for extreme winds has been issued across Yorkshire.

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Weather warning

Storm Doris: Yorkshire braces itself for 80mph winds and torrential rain

YORKSHIRE is in the eye of Storm Doris today, with warnings of travel disruption, damage to buildings and flying debris across the county.

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