3:33pm Wednesday 17th September 2014
STEPPING into the stunning surroundings of Helmsley Walled Garden it is easy to imagine the Victorian lady of the house enjoying the late summer sunshine as she selected the floral decorations for Duncombe Park.
3:38pm Wednesday 10th September 2014
A FASCINATING book looking at the history of local mills has been produced by Kirkbymoorside History Group,
12:27pm Friday 5th September 2014
THE York offices of the Gazette & Herald and its sister paper, the York Press, are on the move. The demolition of the newspaper’s former printworks, paper reel store and rear offices in Walmgate is complete and Vinci Construction UK is building flats and apartments for 654 university students in its place.
10:57am Friday 5th September 2014
THERE are many types of sports and we are lucky in having such a variety available either on our doorstep, or within easy reach. Sport is often a challenge to photograph, especially when it is fast paced, but when it works, you get a great deal of satisfaction.
11:28am Thursday 28th August 2014
KAREN DARLEY gets a behind-the-scenes look round an historic house which is opening its doors to the wider public.
3:52pm Wednesday 27th August 2014
Ey up, it’s time to talk dialect with Yorkshire’s own ‘Olympic champion’ ADAM COLLIER.
4:14pm Wednesday 20th August 2014
IT's 10.42am on a Sunday morning and I can barely breathe.
4:09pm Wednesday 20th August 2014
A REMARKABLE collection of miniature historical scenes which had remained hidden for decades are on public display for the final time this weekend.
4:14pm Wednesday 20th August 2014
A Yorkshire wildlife photographer has received international recognition at a photography competition in the US, for his photograph capturing the amazing wildlife of the Yorkshire Coast.
5:08pm Thursday 14th August 2014
HOVINGHAM Primary School is celebrating 150 years at the heart of the village
10:17am Thursday 14th August 2014
ASK most would-beTory MPs who their heroes are, and you'll get a fairly predictable answer: Margaret Thatcher or Sir Winston Churchill most likely.
2:11pm Monday 11th August 2014
The North Sea is not a good place to be stranded but rescues cost serious money and Scarborough lifeboat is running an appeal for new equipment. MATT CLARK discovers why.
2:58pm Thursday 7th August 2014
THIS month’s feature from Malton Camera Club offers five fantastic images by one of its members, Sue Hogarth.
9:23am Thursday 7th August 2014
Stephen Joseph Theatre associate director Henry Bell wanted to find a challenge for writers who were not internationally famous or who had not worked in the theatre before. As he tells Steve Pratt, the result was Screenplay
3:24pm Wednesday 6th August 2014
MATT CLARK visits RAF Fylingdales to hear about tracking space debris and the vital role of the information gathered there plays in our lives.
3:25pm Wednesday 17th September 2014
ONE of the long-surviving customs in parish churches was the display of a Maiden’s Garland at the funeral of an unmarried woman or girl. This was a visible sign of her virginity and innocence.
3:23pm Wednesday 17th September 2014
I AM writing this rather in the style of a rock pianist standing to pound out a number on an upright piano.
1:27pm Wednesday 17th September 2014
I LOVE Scotland. I would like to live in the same country. I don’t want it to become a foreign country. That’s all, of course, what I want and nothing to do with the independence vote. The decision is up to the Scottish people and no-one else.
9:00am Wednesday 10th September 2014
MIKE BAGSHAW, travel and countryside writer lifts the lid on the lowly snail.
1:36pm Wednesday 17th September 2014
I WANT to register my deep concerns about fracking nationally, and in our area in particular. There are too many flaws and unknowns to allow “any” exploration until much more research has been completed and public information shared.
1:35pm Wednesday 17th September 2014
I HAVE formally requested the Secretary of State call-in all four planning applications relating to the relocation of the cattle market.
1:34pm Wednesday 17th September 2014
RE James Stephenson’s farming column (Gazette & Herald, Wednesday, September 3) and its headline “Badger culls to continue”.
1:33pm Wednesday 17th September 2014
ACCORDING to a report in the Gazette, September 3, the construction of Jack Berry Rehabilitation Centre, is now well under way and on schedule.
9:41am Saturday 20th September 2014
FARMING charity, the Royal Agricultural Benevolent Institution (RABI) North Yorkshire committee, held its first annual golf day at Kirkbymoorside Golf Club.
12:02pm Wednesday 10th September 2014
A RYEDALE woman has jumped 10,000 feet out of a plane to raise funds for Saint Catherine's Hospice.
11:50am Wednesday 10th September 2014
IT'S a craze sweeping the country and staff from the Black Swan Hotel in Helmsley were the latest to take part in the ice bucket challenge.
11:35am Wednesday 10th September 2014
A NORTON-based charity is holding a week of fundraising events with the aim of doubling their £1,000 target.