YP Letters: Roads weren’t built for today’s traffic levels

From: D Marston, Harrogate.

MOJO is set to open the doors to its new bar on Parliament Street

MOJO's Harrogate launch night to aid children's charity

Doors are set to open at one of Harrogates newest bars with a launch night asking guests to put their hands in their pockets for charity.

Leader of HBC, Coun Richard Cooper.

Authority accused of ‘ignoring’ members

A row over building a congestion-easing bypass near a spectacular gorge has intensified as a Tory council leader accused another Conservative-run council of ignoring local members.

Yorkshire Water has written to residents to inform them of the delay

Yorkshire Water upgrade in Harrogate delayed

Residents have been informed that work to upgrade water pipes on Otley Road has been delayed.

Visit Harrogate is aiming to attract more visitors and bolster the tourism sector

Plans unveiled to draw one million additional visitors to Harrogate

A strategy to bolster the district’s multi- million pound tourism sector has been unveiled, with the potential to generate around 1,000 jobs by attracting a million new visitors.
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Jacob Heap has now been unable to race for several weeks because of the damage

Help 12-year old Harrogate kart racer get back on the track

The father of a budding Harrogate kart racer is appealing for businesses to help cover the costs of replacing equipment damaged in a mid-race collision.

Stephen Hawking

Professor Hawking and his links to North Yorkshire

The world was in mourning yesterday as tributes were made world-renowned physicist Professor Stephen Hawking following his death at the age of 76.

Schools and colleges will get extra money for pupils who study maths after GCSE

School with 12 pupils faces closure

A small school in rural North Yorkshire, which has just 12 pupils on the roll and faces hefty financial deficits, looks set to be the seventh in the county to close in the past year.

The Georgian double frontage of 10 Devonshire Place (image supplied)

Harrogate craft beer hotspot put up for sale

Award-winning craft beer bar 10 Devonshire Place, on Skipton Road in Harrogate, has been put up for sale with business property adviser Christie & Co.

A conference entitled 'Help Take The Strain' will be held at Pavilions of Harrogate on March 22.

Fresh call for industry to pull together to turnaround mental health strain on farms

The agricultural industry is being urged to pull together to help combat the impact of anxiety, depression and other mental health issues on an increasing number of farmers in Yorkshire.

Severe weather and further issues mean Burn Bridge Lane will remain closed

Road closure extended for Burn Bridge Lane following delays

A road closure is to remain in effect on the A61 Leeds Road in to Harrogate after the county council confirmed work has been delayed.

Pugs Delilah, Piglet, Mary and French Bulldog Fanny were taken by thieves but have now been reunited with their owners.

Stolen dogs reunited with their owners after Huby break-in

Four beloved pets stolen from a family home in Huby near Harrogate have been reunited with their owners.

A haul of chocolates and steak were stolen from the Co-op store in Skipton Road on Valentine's Day (Google)

Police seek Valentine’s Day chocolate and steak thief in Harrogate

Did you enjoy a steak dinner and Thorntons chocolates with the man pictured in the CCTV image below on Valentine’s Day?

Ken Dodd, right, receives a birthday cake from Mike Hine and Mary Stalker, the Royal Hall's assistant front of house manager.

Sir Ken was helped to mark final birthday at Harrogate Royal Hall

Legendary Comedian Sir Ken Dodd who entertained crowds in Harrogate across decades was helped to celebrate his last birthday at the Royal Hall.
Stephanie McTague from the RedHouse Originals Gallery in Harrogate.

Harrogate display of rare prints by Bradford's David Hockney

A small collection of rare original prints by Bradford-born artist David Hockney have gone on display.

The Harrogate Chamber of Trade has said the shift from retail was predicted

Changes in retail are part of “evolution”, says Harrogate Chamber of Trade

Despite recent blows in the world of retail, the Harrogate Chamber of Commerce says the town will be more resilient than most as high streets across the UK evolve.

The incidents are reported as being mostly related to the weather

No serious injuries after almost 30 collisions across North Yorkshire

Police say no serious injuries have been sustained in almost 30 road traffic collisions reported across the county today.
Documents outline that the company isfacing revenue and sales decline

Prezzo in Harrogate to be spared from closure

Restaurant chain Prezzo has revealed that the Harrogate branch will be among those avoiding closure under proposals put to it’s creditors.
More than 90 restaurants across the country could be closed

Ripon branch of Prezzo under threat

Documents published by Italian restraint chain Prezzo have revealed that the Ripon branch of the restaurant could close.
The Yorkshire Prezzo restaurants that will close - and the ones staying open

The Yorkshire Prezzo restaurants that will close - and the ones staying open

Italian restaurant chain has announced it will close 94 of its UK branches as it seeks a buyer.

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