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Retail favourite confirms return to Harrogate's high street

It's a shop that's been teasing its return to Harrogate's high street for a while now...
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The Mayor of Ripon has urged residents to show their support for Ripon Community Link, fearing that any prolonged negativity over cuts to its services could threaten the charitys long-term survival.

Mayor of Ripon urges residents to show their support for Ripon Community Link

The Mayor of Ripon has urged residents to show their support for Ripon Community Link, fearing that any prolonged negativity over cuts to its services could threaten the charity’s long-term survival.

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Great Yorkshire Show: Back to the future as Harrogate prepares to put on the greatest of shows

Charged with nostalgia, next week’s Great Yorkshire Show will take us back to where it all began, with special archive footage and events to mark the show’s 160-year history.
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John Malkovich is leading the cast as Hercule Poirot, alongside the likes of Rupert Grint, Andrew Buchan (Broadchurch), and Tara Fitzgerald (Game of Thrones).'Picture: Carole Brice.

TV crews arrive in Ripon to film series starring John Malkovich and Rupert Grint

Filming is well under way in Ripon for a new BBC drama series starring John Malkovich and Rupert Grint.
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Excitement is building for the 160th Great Yorkshire Show

What's happening at this year's Great Yorkshire Show

Charged with nostalgia, this year's Great Yorkshire Show will take us back to where it all began, with special archive footage and events to mark the show's 160-year history.

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The Royal Hall is among the landmarks taking part on Friday.

Why buildings in Harrogate, Ripon and Knaresborough will be illuminated this week

If you're out and about on Thursday night, you might notice something a bit different about some of our district's most beautiful buildings...

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Last year's event raised more than 3,000 for charity.

Everything you need to know: Ripon's big music festival and St Wilfrid's Procession after party

Ripon's newest summer music festival is back - and this year, organisers have branded it as the biggest after party to our city's St Wilfrid's Procession.
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Watch: Ripon's Got Talent acts find out they're through to the final

After three exciting rounds of auditions, the nail-biting wait is over - the final 12 acts making it through to the Ripon's Got Talent final have been revealed.

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Ripon Civic Society has been fighting for the building's protection.

New plans to demolish Ripon's Old Lecture Building and build a care home on-site

A new planning application has been submitted to demolish Ripon's Old Lecture Building and build a 58-room care home on-site.
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Ripon is no stranger to film and TV crews - hit ITV drama Victoria was filmed at Ripon Cathedral only last year.

BBC drama starring Rupert Grint and John Malkovich to be filmed in Ripon

Scenes for a new BBC drama series starring John Malkovich and Rupert Grint will be filmed in Ripon next month.
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Last year's event was a great success, and organisers are keen to see as many people out supporting this year's day as possible.

This weekend: Ripon Armed Forces Day

This year's Ripon Armed Forces Day will be held in the Market Square on Saturday, June 23, with events and activities planned throughout the day, from 10am to 4pm.

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The much-loved Community Link has beenprovidingspecialist support for people with disabilities for 25 years

Parents speak out: Heartbreak at 'devastating' loss of services to Ripon Community Link

Heartbroken families have described a loss of services to Ripon Community Link as a "devastating" blow to the city and the district.
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Izzy Anderson's two-year-old son Edward playing at the crche.

'Save our crèche': Ripon mums rally as facility's future is thrown into doubt

A group of Ripon mums are campaigning to keep the city's leisure centre crèche open, after the launch of a consultation that has cast doubt over its future.
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Police are appealing for information.

Police launch CCTV appeal after theft from Boots in Ripon

Police have released CCTV images of three people they would like to speak to following the theft of £650 worth of items from Boots the Chemist in Ripon.

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Storm Hector in Harrogate: Aftermath and weather outlook for Friday and the weekend

The strong gusts of wind may have subsided in Harrogate, but Storm Hector did cause some disruption across our district today.

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'My van's like being on a ship in a tidal wave' - Storm Hector hits Harrogate

The yellow weather warning issued by the Met Office for Storm Hector remains in place across the Harrogate district.
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Ripon Community Link launched a consultation over its services.

Ripon charity saved but jobs will be lost

The future of a much-loved Ripon charity has been secured after a period of financial uncertainty, but up to 12 jobs will be lost as a result of the organisation’s restructure.

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Ripon residents opposing the development at the start of the public inquiry.

Plans for hundreds of Ripon homes approved despite objections from Fountains Abbey and the National Trust

Plans for hundreds of Ripon homes have been approved by the secretary of state, despite the National Trust branding the development a threat to Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal World Heritage Site.

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Harrogate Advertiser reporter Finola Fitzpatrick tried out a breathalyser at an event to launch the campaign at Harrogate fire station.

Drink-driving crackdown launched across North Yorkshire to coincide with World Cup

A crackdown on drink and drug driving has been launched across North Yorkshire to coincide with the World Cup.

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The Lord Lieutenant for North Yorkshire, Barry Dodd CBE.

A great man with a lasting legacy: Harrogate's tributes to Barry Dodd show depth and breadth of his contribution to our communities

Tributes have been flooding in to Barry Dodd CBE, the Lord Lieutenant of North Yorkshire who was tragically killed when his helicopter crashed in a field near Aldborough, Boroughbridge last week.
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