Gig preview: Hope & Social album launch at Brudenell Social Club, Leeds

Hope & Social’s newly released fifth studio album, Feel, is a cheery affair.

Yorkshire school governor denies historic sex offences

Yorkshire school governor denies historic sex offences

A former chairman of the governing body of an independent North Yorkshire school has pleaded not guilty to 15 non-recent sexual offences involving two children and a man.

Ed Harcourt. Picture: Steve Gullick

Music interview: Ed Harcourt

Ed Harcourt’s career is on the up again. He spoke to Duncan Seaman ahead of his appearances in Yorkshire this weekend.

The Rolling Stones, 'Between The Buttons' photoshoot, Primrose Hill, 1966. Picture: Gered Markowitz

Music preview: Spirit of 66 at RedHouse Originals and The Club, Harrogate

Harrogate’s most rock ’n’ roll gallery is paying tribute to the momentous year England won the World Cup in an exciting day of art, live music and talk.

Edward Smith with his son Joseph are cleaning the trophies for the Great Yorkshire Show.  Pictures: Simon Hulme

Applying the polish ahead of the GYS

It won’t get done by itself. Father and son Edward and Joseph Smith are the ones adding extra shine to this year’s Great Yorkshire Show in Harrogate.


Contactless payment set-up hits the streets with flagship 36 bus service

BUS users will now find it easier than ever to get a ticket to ride on a flagship service in Yorkshire.


Flaming Flower Pots! A Fairground of Fire to Set Harrogate Ablaze

Harrogate may be famed for its waters but the Spa town was transformed by fire last night, kick-starting a spectacular three-night display.

This years Great Yorkshire Show will see around 130,000 visitors flock to the agricultural spectacle.  Picture: Simon Hulme

Great Yorkshire: Records for show taking place in uncertain times

Record entries have flooded in ahead of the return next month of England’s premier agricultural show, despite the industry’s cash flow crisis.

Wayne Sharrocks pictured with the shrapnel wounds he suffered during a bomb blast in Afghanistan in 2011.

Soldier-turned-filmmaker, 26, who survived Afghan bomb blast to make ‘Life After War’ film

A life-changing IED blast could have robbed Lance Corporal Wayne Sharrocks of his sight and even his life.

The Yorkshire Agricultural Society's new exhibition hall at the Great Yorkshire Showground, Harrogate, is now open for business.  Pictures: Gary Longbottom (GL1010/36a)

New £11.5m exhibition hall opens at Harrogate showground

It cost £11.5m and is the size of three-and-a-half Olympic-sized swimming pools, making it the largest single events space in the whole of Yorkshire and the North East of England.

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Man bites dog thanks to Harrogate tea room’s royal birthday biscuit

They’re no strangers to creating specialities fit for a queen, but the latest royal offering from the bakers at Bettys in Harrogate has a distinctly four-legged flavour.

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Matt Collins.

Brave Harrogate dad’s dual effort for charity

When Matt Collins felt a twinge in his back 18 months ago he thought little of it.

Days Out: RHS Harlow Carr, Harrogate

Days Out: RHS Harlow Carr, Harrogate

Ever wanted to become the next Bear Grylls and learn how to make a catapult, start a fire or pitch a woodland tent? Then make sure you pay a visit to RHS Harlow Carr, in Harrogate, this May half term.

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Elderly woman rescued from blaze at Harrogate flat

FIRE crews rescued an elderly woman following a blaze in a bedroom at a flat in Harrogate this morning.

John Warburton of St Leonards Hospice, with York College students Joe Welby, Millie Paver and Shannon Lickers as they begin work on a project creating garments which will be showcased on the catwalk at this summer's Great Yorkshire Show.

Creative challenge for fashion students aiming for the Great Yorkshire catwalk

Students are transforming men’s suits into glamorous womenswear that will star on the catwalk at this year’s Great Yorkshire Show.

Property news: Manning Stainton back Harrogate school art project

Property news: Manning Stainton back Harrogate school art project

The Harrogate branch of Manning Stainton was quick on the draw to support a major fundraising art project at a local school.

PIC: James Hardisty

Yorkshire oarsome foursome swap high seas for dry land challenge

They sailed their way into the record books.

St Wilfrid's Church on Duchy Road, Harrogate.

Harrogate church must hit £350,000 restoration target by June

One of Harrogate’s hidden gems and its only Grade One listed building has unveiled more details of its exciting £2.5 million blueprint to transform its facilities and safeguard its future.

Harrogate eBay Swiss watch fraudster conned Leeds buyers

Harrogate eBay Swiss watch fraudster conned Leeds buyers

A CONVICTED fraudster from Harrogate who ran an eBay scam where victims paid up to £6,000 for Swiss Watches which they never received has been jailed for a further three years.

Picture James Hardisty

Admiring the finer things at Harrogate Antique and Fine Art Fair

It is the perfect place to browse exploring the range of antique furniture, porcelain, silver, and paintings on offer.

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