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Favourite Things: What makes Harrogate such a special place to visit?

Lifestyle
How easy is it to spot fake news?

Fake news is the real threat

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Scenes from Chitty,Chitty,Bang,Bang created in 25kg of Chocolate is the Christmas Chocolate tableau  by chef Ashley McCarthy to raise funds for children from the  Martin House Hospice near Leeds. For the past thirteen years Ashley has designed and made a chocolate masterpiece at his restaurant at Ye Old Sun Inn, Colton. He has raised thousands of pounds over that time for the Hospice and this years effort took over 60 hours of melting, Sticking and shaping the edible chocolate art.
Alison Wragg the community fund raiser for Martin House , said "Its hard to put into words the joy that Ashley's chocolate delights bring to our children and young people. This year's piece will be no exception; it's  truly exquisite" .PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Wednesday,December 6, 2017 Photo credit should read: John Giles/PA Wire

Chocolate heaven to take flight for hospice

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West Yorkshire Police arrest 50 people during first week of drink and drug driving crackdown

Crime

Villagers bask in glory of festive lights as crowds celebrate

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£3.8 million refurbished gym to open in Harrogate this weekend

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Animal-loving copper cracking down on all wildlife crimes great and small in North Yorkshire

Environment

Patrols stepped up at Harrogate council car park after antisocial problems

Crime

What happened at crucial Nidd Gorge 'relief road' meeting?

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The collision happened on the A1 northbound near Boroughbridge. Picture: Google

Police trying to trace lorry driver after crash on A1 near Boroughbridge

Crime

Three month roadworks planned to lay water main in Harrogate

Transport
PC Willis holds on to the van

Traffic cop tells of brave rescue

Transport
Residents have been calling for improvements to Bond End for years.

Improvements to Bond End will start in March next year says council

Business
Congestion on various roads in Harrogate and Knaresborough has reached critical levels.

Report identifies Nidd Gorge relief road as preferred option for Harrogate

Business
Paul Matthews from First, Alex Hornby from Transdev, Dave Pearson from the WYCA and Jonathan Woodhouse from Arriva.

Multi-million pound bus investment bids to keep Leeds and West Yorkshire on move

News

West Yorkshire Police arrest 50 people during first week of drink and drug driving crackdown

Crime
Kev Kelly has been named as the Wildlife Law Enforcer of the Year.

Animal-loving copper cracking down on all wildlife crimes great and small in North Yorkshire

Environment
Patrols have been stepped up by the council and the police.

Patrols stepped up at Harrogate council car park after antisocial problems

Crime
The collision happened on the A1 northbound near Boroughbridge. Picture: Google

Police trying to trace lorry driver after crash on A1 near Boroughbridge

Crime

£3.8 million refurbished gym to open in Harrogate this weekend

News

Pupils help children go to school

Education
Tadcaster Grammar School head Martyn Sibley.

Tadcaster school named in top ten

Education

£3.8 million refurbished gym to open in Harrogate this weekend

News

Yorkshire Vet co-star announces departure from Herriot practice

Business
The Lord Lieutenant of North Yorkshire, Mr Barry Dodd CBE (centre), presented the Queens Award to BioClads export sales director Andy Newbould (l), company founder Lindsay McKenzie (r) and team members. (S)

Queen’s Award opens doors to £3m in deals

Business
Heck co-founder Andrew Keeble with some of his fast-selling sausages. (S)

Food and furniture make Fast Track 100

Business

Harrogate MP reveals "excitement" behind Budget Day

Business
Chris Grayling boards a train in York on his way to Horsforth. Picture: Gary Longbottom

‘Look at what we’re doing’: Grayling comes out fighting on Northern transport

Politics
The Government today laid down legislation which will see Transport for the North become the first body of its kind.

Pioneering transport powers for the North hailed as ‘game-changer’ by Government

Politics
The Archbishop of York

Sentamu asked to help end Yorkshire devolution deadlock

Politics
Steve Howley, secretary of the FBU in North Yorkshire, supports Julia Mulligan's proposal to replace the existing North Yorkshire fire service watchdog.

Union backs plans for North Yorkshire crime tsar to take over fire authority

Crime

Animal-loving copper cracking down on all wildlife crimes great and small in North Yorkshire

Environment
Motorists could face roadworks for three months.

Three month roadworks planned to lay water main in Harrogate

Transport

Kazia has a field day at top awards

News
Residents have been calling for improvements to Bond End for years.

Improvements to Bond End will start in March next year says council

Business

Harrogate Hospital department leader leaves £4million legacy

Health
Residents have been calling for improvements to Bond End for years.

Improvements to Bond End will start in March next year says council

Business
Christine Hill has had to purchase a mobility scooter to be able to walk her dog, Zak.

Former Harrogate Councillor reveals pain behind health 'postcode lottery'

Health
How to keep safe and motivated when running in the winter

Healthy Living: Staying motivated running in winter

Health
Proud team members and a patient from the Special Care Baby Unit at Harrogate District Hospital. Picture: HDFT

Harrogate Hospital Maternity Team gets Unicef Gold award

Health