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Historic Harrogate shop to close

The 'To Let' signs are up - a historic Harrogate shop is to close.
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Terry Ryan, Chloe Darcy and Sally Ryan on the sponsored PAT dog walk in Harrogate.

Here's how Harrogate dogs are taking the lead in boosting mental health

Since 1983, national charity, Pets as Therapy, has helped people with various hardships by visiting wards, schools and homes with dogs and other animals.

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op crime writer John Grisham will be coming to Harrogate for the first time.

The Visit Harrogate column with Richard Spencer

Cheese? In a cake? – Peter Kay’s famous joke could have been penned for Ripon! Have you heard of the Wilfra Cake or Tart? Old recipes state: “Apple cake without some cheese is like a kiss without a squeeze.”

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Decade of student art celebrated

Decade of student art celebrated

Over 400 A-level art students have displayed over 400 pieces of artwork at Harewood House over the last ten years, in a schools’ partnership that has grown and flourished during that time.

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Date: 4th July 2018.'Picture James Hardisty.'The Down Syndrome International Swimming Organisation (DSISO) provides swimmers with Down Syndrome the opportunity to swim at World Class level through it's World Championships held every two years.'Over 300 swimmers from 25 countries will be headed for Truro, Halifax in Canada, to compete in the 9th Down Syndrome World Swimming Championships lasting seven days'starting on July 20th with Team GB taking 25 swimmers 3 from our region. Pictured Will Lake, 20, of Harrogate, Thomas Raddings, 20, of Pontefract, and Will Browning, 16, of Stutton, near Tadcaster.

Beating discrimination in a positive way

Very recently I experienced some discriminatory behaviour that was disguised as inclusion, writes columnist Jemima Browning.

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Van windscreen damaged in Harrogate

A van windscreen in Harrogate was damaged, police said.

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Parents and families affected by the cuts to Ripon Community Link.

City council calls for Charity Commission to investigate Ripon Community Link

Heartbroken families devastated by cuts to Ripon Community Link have backed the city council’s decision to call for an investigation by the Charity Commission.

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Photo credit: Matt Kirkham, Harrogate Town AFC.

Harrogate Town FC partners with private hospital to protect player's health

A midfielder on Harrogate Town FC’s first team has reinforced the importance of heart checks for athletes by sharing his own close experience with cardiac arrests.
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Key repairs for famous grand piano

Key repairs for famous grand piano

Harrogate’s famous grand piano has left the Wesley Centre to head south for essential repairs.

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Which Love Island contestant are you most like? Take the quiz to find out... (Photo: ITV)

Quiz: Which Love Island contestant are you?

Love Island has gripped the nation since it began in June, with many viewers having their favourite and not so favourite contestants.
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The consultation closes on July 30.

Trade union calls for Ripon's crèche to have a wider community use

Trade union members have called for Ripon’s leisure centre crèche to have a wider community use, following the launch of a consultation that has cast doubt over the facility’s future.

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This is why Yorkshire does not currently have a hosepipe ban

United Utilities recently announced that a hosepipe ban will come into place on August 5 in the north-west of England, but where else in the UK has one and why doesn’t Yorkshire?

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There are some specific poisonous plants which can pose an extreme danger - especially if your little ones come into contact with them

The poisonous plants that could harm your children - and the symptoms to watch out for

Although many garden and woodland plants are completely harmless to wildlife and humans alike, there are also some specific poisonous plants which can pose an extreme danger - especially if your little ones come into contact with them.

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Centre Stage final to decide pick of bands

Centre Stage final to decide pick of bands

Top music industry experts – including members of The Cribs and Embrace – will choose a young band to play at Leeds and Reading Festival as the Centre Stage competition reaches its finale on July 26 at the 02 Academy in Leeds.

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With the schools set to break up next week, the question many people will be asking is: what the weather will be like during the summer break?

This is what the weather is set to be like in Yorkshire over the school summer holidays

With the schools set to break up next week, the question many people will be asking is: what the weather will be like during the summer break?

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The popular Italian restaurant chain Prezzo.

Well-known Harrogate restaurant to close

It seemed like it had dodged a bullet in March but hopes have now been dashed, another Harrogate Italian restaurant is to close, one that for a long time seemed to be very popular. The good news, however, is that another restaurant is already set to move in.
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Amazon Prime Day is a 36-hour sale which began at noon today and which will in total feature more than one million deals

How to make sure your Amazon Prime Day bargains actually save you money

Amazon Prime Day is a 36-hour sale which began at noon today and which will in total feature more than one million deals.

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Joining forces - Roosters brewery and HELP charity.

Top Harrogate brewery's new beer for charity

An award-winning Knaresborough micro-brewery' has revealed which charity will benefit from its White Rose charity beer.
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Closure - This stylish beauty salon has gone from Harrogate's Everyman complex.

New closure at Harrogate shopping complex

There's been plenty of closures - and openings - since the new Everyman complex first opened in Harrogate just two years ago.
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Police on Harrogate Road.

Major road shut between Leeds and Harrogate after A658 'incident'

A main road between Leeds and Harrogate was shut off this afternoon following an "incident".
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