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I hope you have all had a lovely Easter holiday and not eaten too many chocolate eggs!

We are set for an unsettled weekend of weather... but it will be warmer.

Yorkshire weather: Warmer weather on the way for Bank Holiday weekend

The big chill is expected to ease as we head toward the bank holiday weekend.

Nuns invade Tad restaurant

Nuns invade Tad restaurant

Diners at an Italian Restaurant in Tadcaster could be forgiven for thinking they were seeing things.

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Hospices launch care scheme

Hospices launch care scheme

Boston Spa-based Martin House Children’s Hospice and York-based St Leonard’s Hospice have joined forces to offer a brand new model of care for young adults in Yorkshire.

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Shaun Molloy, Andy Farmer, Ben Convey and James Weller are among six new appointments at Harrogate-based digital agency Extreme Creations.

Fast-growing digital agency takes on six to help meet demand

An award-winning digital marketing agency in Harrogate has cemented a year of growth with the unveiling of a studio expansion and six new faces to meet client demand.

Hose that!: Mick Shakespeare with some of the hoses and couplings he supplied to a diamond mine in Angola. (S)

Harrogate firm helps discover diamonds

A family-run Harrogate business has just dispatched its largest order ever: nearly three miles of hoses to a diamond mine in Africa.

Bioclad staff celebrate winning a Queen's Award for Enterprise in International Trade.

Two Queen’s Awards for district firms

Two companies in Harrogate are among nine from Yorksh-ire to have been awarded the Queen’s Award for Enterprise.

After his marathon finish, Paul stands proud in his cap. Picture: Paul Cording

£4,500 marathon effort by Harrogate's Twitter-friendly policeman

Harrogate's most Twitter-friendly traffic cop has thanked colleagues, friends and anonymous donors who helped him raise £4,500 for a life-saving Yorkshire charity.

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Bardsey mums Hayley Dodsworth and Donna Harrison, right, launch their book  Emma Bright and The Super Food Fight, to encourage fussy eating children to try new foods.
2nd February 2017.
Picture : Jonathan Gawthorpe

Authors to donate funds from sales of first book

Children’s authors Hayley Dodsworth and Donna Harrison will be donating £300 to charity to mark 500 sales of their first book.

Tour de Yorkshire 2017: The best places to watch the race

Tour de Yorkshire 2017: The best places to watch the race

The Tour de Yorkshire arrives this weekend.
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SKYPE VIDEO: Fashion blogger Susie Bubble inspires women tech creators at Leeds International Festival

Girl power comes to Leeds International Festival when fashion blogger Susie Bubble joins a panel inspiring more women to become tech creators.
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Pictured: Igraine and Mourdour. Credit: NYFRS

Fire crews rescue royal bird stuck up Knaresborough tree

A royal Raven which flew up a tree was rescued by firefighters in Knaresborough after it was spooked and unable to fly.
Ilkley on a spring weekend, by David Mays

Will it snow in Yorkshire today?

The spring cold snap has begun - can we expect snow today.

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Police are warning drugs users about the "deadly" batches.

Police fear dealers are 'deliberately contaminating' deadly Yorkshire heroin batches

Heroin users are again being warned about deadly batches of the drug being circulated in Yorkshire that police fear dealers are "deliberately contaminating" with substances which could be 200 times more potent.

Crowds turned out in the thousands at the fanpark for Tour de France, which is set to make a return this weekend for the Tour de Yorkshire. Picture: Adrian Murray

What's on: Three days of Tour de Yorkshire cycling celebrations in Harrogate

Visitors to Harrogate are promised three days of cycling celebrations this bank holiday weekend, as the Tour de Yorkshire rolls into town.

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Update: Police arrest woman on the run who escaped from North Yorkshire prison

Update: Police arrest woman on the run who escaped from North Yorkshire prison

Police have arrested a woman who escaped from a North Yorkshire prison while serving a five year sentence.
Ken Welford, left, with fellow Harrogate Hospital Radio founder, Mike Hine, pictured in 1977.

Tribute paid to 'first voice' of Harrogate Hospital Radio

Former colleagues have paid tribute to a founding member and the "first voice" of Harrogate Hospital Radio, who died suddenly last week.
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The crash happened on the A61 near South Stainley. Picture: Google

Harrogate woman dies after collision between motorbike and three cars

A woman from Harrogate has died after a motorbike and three cars crashed.

The Tour de Yorkshire is a free show like no other

Tour de Yorkshire preview: What you need to know about this weekend’s big event

THE Tour de Yorkshire will be an opportunity for Yorkshire’s local communities to present themselves and the county to the world as never before, the chief executive of Welcome to Yorkshire says.

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Yorkshire weather: A chilly week ahead

Yorkshire weather: A chilly week ahead

Temperatures will fall dramatically in Yorkshire this week - and snow is even predicted.

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