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War on plastic: Harrogate bars take action

A growing number of Harrogate bars, hotels and restaurants are joining the plastic straws revolution, saving millions of unenvironmentally-friendly straws each year.
Environment
CarFest has added extra acts to this year's bill.

Paloma Faith, Clean Bandit and Razorlight added to CarFest line-up as final tickets are released

A host of big name acts have been added to the bill for this year's CarFest as the final tickets for this year's spectacular are released.

Lifestyle
Bastille

Live review: Bastille break out from the norm with stunning Reorchestrated show in Sheffield

OK, hands up - confession time.

Lifestyle

PICTURE SPECIAL: Get the look from Morgan Clare

8 looks to ensure you're on point this spring and summer, whatever the occasion

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Harrogate Tribe Fashion Show organiser  Victoria Turner aka The Harrogate Girl, second from right, with Laura Hoggarth, Naomi Hoggarth, Helen Marsden and Joelle Mountain.

Preview: The Harrogate Girl's fashion & fizz event for homeless charity

One of Harrogate’s most popular bloggers is hosting a glamorous fashion event in aid of Harrogate Homeless Project.
Lifestyle
The singer's debut album is moving closer.

Doncaster pop star Louis Tomlinson drops hint about release of debut solo album

Doncaster pop sensation Louis Tomlinson has hinted that his debut solo album is getting closer to release.

Lifestyle
Manic Street Preachers.

Album review: There's no unlucky 13 as Manic Street Preachers' Resistance Is Futile shines

As a self-confessed Manics fan, every time a new album rears its head, I'm always a little cautious.

Lifestyle
Darren Burke says dogs should be kept under control on playing fields.

Don Your Way column: Doncaster's football fields are for football - not for dogs

If you are a Doncaster dog owner and I suspect many of you reading this are, you might want to look away now.

Opinion 1
Susan Cunliffe-Lister amid the Swinton Park garden

The miraculous transformation of Swinton Park gardens

From favourite flowers, to top tips and struggling to keep up with chefs’ appetites, Susan Cunliffe-Lister takes us on a stroll through the Swinton Park gardens.

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Harrogate's annual Spring Flower Show returns once again this spring, from April 26-29

Harrogate’s Spring Flower Show: The annual horticultural event returns once again this April

Harrogate’s popular annual flower show will be returning again this April, bringing the town alive with all things floral.
News
The building was once a Georgian folly , which was turned into a study area for boys who boarded at Richmond school. Among the pupils who enjoyed using this space was Charles Lutwidge Dodgson, aka the author Lewis Carroll.

Real home: Turning this 18th century Yorkshire folly into a holiday let

An important part of Richmond’s history has been given new life as a holiday let. Sharon Dale reports.

Analysis
Steffan Harri as Shrek.

Live review: Shrek: The Musical roars into Sheffield and is a monster hit

It took me by surprise when I realised that it is now 17 years since the original movie version of Shrek first hit cinema screens for the first time.

Lifestyle
Up and Up and Away fabric backed and used as wallpaper

The mother and daughter injecting a little luxury into children’s nurseries

A mother and daughter design team from Yorkshire have filled a gap in the market for luxury nursery fabrics. Sharon Dale reports.

Analysis
A smooth lawn is the crowning glory of any garden.

‘No sweat’ tips to make your garden great

Want the kind of garden that puts others in the shade? You don’t need green fingers – just a little helping hand from that latest garden equipment.

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Leeds summer planting under way at The Arium

Whether it’s the flower tubs lining the busiest shopping street in Leeds or the creative, colourful displays on show at the city’s many beauty spots, chances are it started life at The Arium.

Gardening
Easter will pass off quietly in our house.

Family Guy column: Easter can be egg-citing - but not at our place

For many readers with younger children, there’s probably been a building excitement in the house over the last few days as Easter approaches.

Lifestyle
Children Of Blood And Bone by Tomi Adeyemi, Panmacmillan, Paperback, 6.99.

Book review - Children Of Blood And Bone by Tomi Adeyemi

A high fantasy novel filled with magic and packed with action.

Books

From snowboarding to cheese eating, can you tick off the ultimate Yorkshire bucket list?

There's so much more to Yorkshire than a great view and a good brew.

Lifestyle
British Summer Time: Why do we change the clocks?

British Summer Time: Why do we change the clocks?

Early tomorrow morning (Sunday) will see the clocks go forward one hour to make way for British Summer Time (BST). But why do we change the clocks at this time of year?

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