Woman, 65, airlifted to hospital after being hit by falling scaffolding - UPDATED 4.40pm

Gazette & Herald:

3:01pm Monday 22nd September 2014

A WOMAN has been seriously injured by falling scaffolding in a North Yorkshire town today.

Rod Stewart performs at Ryedale wedding

Gazette & Herald:

3:00pm Monday 22nd September 2014

ROCK legend Rod Stewart made sure that one bride really did have the best day of her life by making a surprise appearance at her wedding.

New leader for singers

Gazette & Herald:

2:49pm Monday 22nd September 2014

Stamford Bridge Singers have appointed a new musical director.

Appeal after inflatable mascot stolen

Gazette & Herald:

2:42pm Monday 22nd September 2014

Police are appealing for information after an inflatable mascot was stolen from a motor industry event at Harrogate football club.

Free pop-up business cafe for Ryedale firms

Gazette & Herald:

2:33pm Monday 22nd September 2014

A FREE pop-up business café has been organised for firms in the Ryedale area.

Mini violin stolen in Ryedale

Gazette & Herald:

2:18pm Monday 22nd September 2014

POLICE are appealing to anyone who may have been offered a miniature violin for sale to contact them.

Golfers reach Ryedale in Ryder Cup Cycle Challenge

Gazette & Herald:

2:09pm Monday 22nd September 2014

Four golfers from Yorkshire arrived at Ganton Golf Club today on the seventh leg of a gruelling 1150 mile cycle challenge in support of two cancer charities.

Runners turn out for Pickering and Moors 10k

Gazette & Herald:

2:03pm Monday 22nd September 2014

RUNNERS from across the region took part in the Pickering and Moors 10K on Saturday to raise money for St Joseph's RC Primary School.

Police probe claims by Galtres Festival traders

Gazette & Herald:

1:16pm Monday 22nd September 2014

POLICE are looking into claims by traders at the Galtres Festival that they have been left up to £125,000 out of pocket, as the event’s organiser appoints administrators.

New legislation set to help victims of crime

Gazette & Herald: Police and crime commissioner Julia Mulligan is taking steps to fulfil her election pledge of relocating police headquarters from Newby Wiske Hall

7:36am Saturday 20th September 2014

VICTIMS of crime will soon be allowed to confront their offenders in court, under new Government legislation.

Show call goes out to home-grown gardeners

Gazette & Herald:

10:31am Saturday 20th September 2014

GARDENERS are being encouraged to take part in today’s annual Kirkbymoorside Horticultural Society show.

Barn burns down in Scalby

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10:47am Saturday 20th September 2014

A BARN has been destroyed by fire in Scarborough.

Fresh misconduct investigation into North Yorkshire Police over Jimmy Savile allegations

Gazette & Herald: Paedophile Jimmy Savile struck in Dorset

12:18pm Friday 19th September 2014

A NORTH Yorkshire Police Detective Sergeant is under investigation for misconduct over how allegations against Jimmy Savile were handled by the force.

Plans for cycle route linking up Ryedale market towns to be discussed

Gazette & Herald:

10:57am Friday 19th September 2014

AMBITIOUS plans for a cycle route between five Ryedale market towns are to be discussed at a public meeting.

Kaboom firework display planned at Castle Howard

Gazette & Herald: Pontypool Round Table Fireworks Extravaganza

10:19am Friday 19th September 2014

CASTLE Howard is to host a firework spectacular to mark Guy Fawkes Day and Hallowe'en.

Helicopter crash victims named

Gazette & Herald:

10:20am Friday 19th September 2014

THE two men who died in a helicopter crash off the Yorkshire coast this week have been named by police.

Church damaged in attempted robbery

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9:13am Friday 19th September 2014

A CHURCH hall was damaged when thieves attempted to steal lead from its roof.

Yorkshire in Bloom awards winners announced

Gazette & Herald:

12:04pm Thursday 18th September 2014

GARDENS around Yorkshire are celebrating after being named as winners in the Yorkshire in Bloom awards.

Samurai sword man gets unpaid work

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9:57am Thursday 18th September 2014

A MAN who brandished a samurai sword on the streets of Scarborough has been spared jail.

More arrests as part of Operation Hawk

Gazette & Herald: North Yorkshire Police - zxc

11:39am Thursday 18th September 2014

FIVE men were arrested as part of Operation Hawk, the crackdown on travelling criminals, after police were alerted to a fish and chip shop burglary.

Campaigners vow to 'protect Malton' after Government refuses to call in Wentworth Street store plan

Gazette & Herald: (10426474)

3:26pm Wednesday 17th September 2014

CAMPAIGNERS have reacted with disappointment and anger after plans for a supermarket on Wentworth Street car park in Malton were finally given the go-ahead.

How the battle over Wentworth Street store plan erupted

Gazette & Herald:

3:14pm Wednesday 17th September 2014

MALTON’S Wentworth Street car park was first earmarked as a site for a supermarket six years ago.

Councillor in Malton Livestock Market appeal plea

Gazette & Herald: Paul Andrews  highlights Malton’s retailers

3:11pm Wednesday 17th September 2014

A DISTRICT councillor has asked for all four planning applications relating to the Malton Livestock Market relocation to be called in by the Secretary of State.

Plague of flies causes misery for Pickering residents

Gazette & Herald:

2:05pm Wednesday 17th September 2014

RESIDENTS of Pickering have been left miserable after swarms of flies have plagued the town during the summer months.

Two dead in Yorkshire helicopter crash

Gazette & Herald:

8:30am Wednesday 17th September 2014

TWO men have died in a helicopter crash off the Yorkshire coast.

Scaffolder rescued from building site after 10 metre fall

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6:50pm Wednesday 17th September 2014

A SCAFFOLDER had to be rescued by firefighters when he fell 10 metres through the roof of a building site.

Pickering hairdresser raises over £1,000 in memory of her mother

Gazette & Herald:

3:18pm Wednesday 17th September 2014

A PICKERING hairdresser has thanked customers for supporting her fundraising efforts in memory of her mother.

Malton school submits extension plans

Gazette & Herald:

2:43pm Wednesday 17th September 2014

A SCHOOL has applied to extend its building to cope with rising classroom numbers.

Galtres Parklands Festival hopeful over cash repayments to traders

Gazette & Herald:

10:00am Wednesday 17th September 2014

FESTIVAL organisers have said they intend to repay traders who claim they have been left high and dry and owed thousands of pounds.

Get to the root of climate change in Whitby

Gazette & Herald:

2:28pm Wednesday 17th September 2014

Join the People's Climate Concert@Roots North in Whitby, this weekend, and give your view on climate change.

Tesco abandons Ryedale store plan

Gazette & Herald:

9:00am Wednesday 17th September 2014

Tesco has abandoned its plan to build a store in Kirkbymoorside.

Highway chiefs increase hopes of A64 upgrade

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2:55pm Wednesday 17th September 2014

NEW hopes of a major upgrading of parts of the busy A64 trunk road through Ryedale have been raised by highway bosses.

Injured jockey centre’s funding boost

Gazette & Herald:

2:04pm Wednesday 17th September 2014

A CHARITY supporting health and education throughout the world will provide a five-year funding plan for Jack Berry House in Malton.

North Yorkshire delivers on school meals

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SCHOOLS and the county council in North Yorkshire carried out extensive work throughout the summer to meet a new requirement to deliver free meals to all children aged seven and under at the start of the school year.

Citizens Advice Bureau highlights welfare challenges

Gazette & Herald: Citizens Advice Bureau

2:57pm Wednesday 17th September 2014

RYEDALE Citizens Advice Bureau (CAB) is seeing more and more clients in desperate circumstances, according to its annual report.

Ryedale students encounter Borneo challenge

Gazette & Herald:

3:05pm Wednesday 17th September 2014

PEELING off blood-sucking leeches and taking cover from the three-horned rhinoceros beetles the size of the palm of a hand were among the challenges facing a group of Ryedale students during a summer expedition.

Online campaign to find girl’s attackers

Gazette & Herald:

2:51pm Wednesday 17th September 2014

AN ONLINE campaign has been launched to try to find the thugs who injured a teenage girl in a North Yorkshire seaside town.

1,459 sailors died in ‘live bait patrol’

Gazette & Herald:

2:16pm Wednesday 17th September 2014

TO mark the 100th anniversary of the start of the First World War, the Gazette & Herald has joined forces with the Rotary Club of Malton and Norton to remember local people who died in the conflict.

The sky’s the limit for Heather

Gazette & Herald:

1:48pm Wednesday 17th September 2014

IT WAS third time lucky for hospice nurse Heather Hird when she conquered her fears and jumped from a plane two miles up.

Steam trains axe is ‘unreasonable’

Gazette & Herald:

1:46pm Wednesday 17th September 2014

RAIL enthusiasts have slammed a decision to axe the famous steam trains that which have run from York through Ryedale and Malton, to Scarborough each summer because Network Rail fears line-sides could be set alight.

Moors rambler bus service a success

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2:36pm Wednesday 17th September 2014

A NEW Moors rambler bus service has proved a great success.

Ofsted praise for Malton primary school

Gazette & Herald:

2:59pm Wednesday 17th September 2014

STAFF and pupils at Malton Community Primary School staff are celebrating after receiving a “good” inspection by Ofsted.

Successful season for Helmsley outdoor pool

Gazette & Herald:

2:53pm Wednesday 17th September 2014

HELMSLEY open-air swimming pool has had a successful season following major renovation work which saved the facility from closure.

Animal lover in dog rescue mission

Gazette & Herald:

2:40pm Wednesday 17th September 2014

A WOMAN who was shocked to learn that stray dogs have only one week to be claimed before they are put down has made it her mission to raise money for a local dog rescue charity.

Charitable trust could be solution to North York Moors National Park funding crisis

Gazette & Herald:

8:50am Wednesday 17th September 2014

CASH-STRAPPED bosses of the North York Moors National Park look set to launch an independent charitable trust to open up new sources of funding.

Norton care centre marks fifth anniversary

Gazette & Herald:

3:07pm Wednesday 17th September 2014

STAFF and residents at a Norton care scheme have celebrated the project’s fifth anniversary.

Beck Isle Museum in volunteers plea

Gazette & Herald:

2:38pm Wednesday 17th September 2014

AN APPEAL has been made for more volunteers to help at Beck Isle Museum in Pickering.

Malton’s free parking celebration

Gazette & Herald:

2:01pm Wednesday 17th September 2014

MALTON is celebrating five years of free parking in the town centre.

New chapter in Lindsey’s life

Gazette & Herald:

1:59pm Wednesday 17th September 2014

A NORTH Yorkshire woman has published her latest novel – completing a family trilogy.

More seals seeking sanctuary at rescue centre

Gazette & Herald:

8:30am Wednesday 17th September 2014

SCARBOROUGH Sea Life Sanctuary is having one of its busiest seal-rescue summers in recent years.

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