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CAMPAIGN: Our mission to raise £35,000 for a little girl who dreams of walking

The Harrogate Advertiser Series would like to invite you, to support ‘Our Mission for Macey’.

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Pat and Glen hold their anniversary cards up proud.

Platinum celebration for Ripon couple who met during WW2

A Ripon couple who met in the final year of WW2 have looked back on their long life together as they celebrated their platinum wedding anniversary.
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Recruits leave Westminster Chambers. Picture: John Sheehan (s)

First World War: Remembering the brave Harrogate Terriers

100 years ago, Harry Holmes from St. Mary’s Walk in Harrogate was declared missing at the Battle of The Somme. He was a celebrity in his home town and a hero on the Western Front.

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Ash Cottage, Ravensworth

Cottage offers best of old and new and a taste of the “Good Life”

Ash Cottage, Ravensworth

£825,000

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Masongill cottage

Secret love and the cottage where Sherlock was “born”

This beautiful house, near Ingleton, was once the home of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s mother and is said to have inspired his most famous characters, Sherlock Holmes and Dr Watson. Sheena Hastings reports.

Lifestyle
The cost of a foreign holiday could be set to increase again.

UK families may have to pay ‘holiday tax’ after Brexit

Britons travelling to continental Europe after Brexit could have to pay for permission to enter EU countries, Home Secretary Amber Rudd has conceded.

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7.8 million adults in the UK use dating sites

Over-50s move online to find a partner

With websites like Tinder popular with the more youthful end of the dating market, over-50s may feel left out when it comes to finding a partner.
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Chris Binnie, Trustee - Our Angels

Harrogate charity complains to BBC over misleading pregnancy advice

A Harrogate charity for bereaved parents has made an official complaint to the BBC over misleading content in a TV series about pregnancy.

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Laptop

Thousands of Harrogate men members of adultery website, Ashley Madison

More than 2,000 people from Harrogate had signed up as users to adultery website, Ashley Madison, it has been revealed.

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WATCH: Man proposes on stage at the Royal Hall in Harrogate

When Howard Corrin decided he wanted to get down on bended knee and propose to his girlfriend one year, he knew he wanted to do it differently.

Theatre and Comedy
Launch of North Yorkshire's Healthy Child Service

Healthy Child Service launched in North Yorkshire

A Healthy Child Service focusing on prevention and early intervention, will be launched on April 1 by North Yorkshire County Council.

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Stanley Crossley's letters to Elizabeth displayed at How Stean Gorge (s)

Soldier’s love letters from WWI trenches on display in Harrogate

The Harrogate Advertiser Series is marking 100 years since the First World War by sharing letters and pictures from the time. This month, DAN WINDHAM reads love letters written by a soldier serving in the trenches of the conflict, now on display at How Stean Gorge.

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Wedding couple show true grit despite icy setback

A Harrogate man was left hobbling on his wedding day after the path outside his home was left ungritted.

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Red line plan for Flaxby housing development. Pic by: Skelwith Group

Entire new village proposed at Flaxby

An entire new village could be built in the Harrogate district.

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Aerial view of Collingham.

Collingham housing plan unanimously reject by council

The plans to build up to 150 houses on a Collinngham field have been rejected unanimously by Leeds City Council (LCC).

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Date:18th October 2104, Picture James Hardisty, (JH1005/71p). Countryside Live event held at the Great Yorkshire Ground, Harrogate. Pictured Large crowds attending the event.

Countryside Live: Families enjoy ‘brilliant day out’

From sheep shows to pony rides, ferret racing to mountain biking, pigeon judging to farriery competitions this year’s Countryside Live boasted hours of entertainment.

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Anna Reed, the owner of new maternity and baby boutique Little Star Co on Westmoreland Street in Harrogate, and her son, George. (S)

New mum opens shop to beat redundancy

A Harrogate mum has beaten redundancy by swapping maternity leave for the challenge of launching her own pram and babywear boutique.

Business
Former professional tennis player Matt McTurk has launched Tennis Tots, the only tennis coaching business of its kind in the country, and is now looking for franchisees. (S)

Coach seeks partners to inspire kids to play tennis

As Wimbledon draws to its heady climax on Sunday, a Harrogate tennis coach says his business is perfectly placed to take advantage of the growing grassroots demand for classes.

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NADV 1305283AM1 Lily Hatie with Jed the dog. Jane Thurlow of Hearing Dogs for Deaf People with Jen Hatie, Lily Hatie(9) and Jed.(1305283AM1)

Families pride after training hearing dog

After taking in Jed the labrodor as a tiny puppy and training him for a year, nine-year-old Lily Hastie and her parents found it hard to say good-bye to him.

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Mystery of the leap year proposal

A MYSTERY proposal appeared in the centre of Harrogate this week.

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