Family’s tribute to inspirational Harvey Pettit

Gazette & Herald: Harvey Pettit with his girlfriend Holly Kneeshaw

12:22pm Wednesday 23rd April 2014

HARVEY Pettiit was a special young man who had the amazing ability to draw people to him and lift them up with his personality and humour according to his family and friends.

Plans for Malton superstore recommended for approval

Gazette & Herald: An artists’ impression of the new development at Wentworth Street car park, in Malton

12:17pm Wednesday 23rd April 2014

A KEY meeting to decide the future of Wentworth Street car park takes place tomorrow.

Young dancers work with professional performers

Gazette & Herald: Brooklyn Youth Club  in Malton who have been working on a dance routine that will be performed on the Phoenix Dance Company performances on their forthcoming tour    Picture Frank Dwyer (5525857)

11:36am Wednesday 23rd April 2014

YOUNG dancers have been working with professional performers ahead of a tour of local venues.

Farmer’s death was accidental - inquest

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11:24am Wednesday 23rd April 2014

A FARMER was killed when his head became trapped in an electronic trailer gate crushing his skull, an inquest has been told.

‘Heart screenings at schools may save lives’

Gazette & Herald: Allan and Marje Scott, of Beadlam, holding a photo of their son, Mike, who died in 1996

11:21am Wednesday 23rd April 2014

THE PARENTS of a keen sportsman who died suddenly from an undetected heart condition will help to relaunch a major campaign to raise awareness of the problem.

Concern over soaring death toll on North Yorkshire's roads

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11:14am Wednesday 23rd April 2014

THE number of people killed on North Yorkshire's roads has soared to its highest level in seven years.

Sex case adjourned

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12:02pm Wednesday 23rd April 2014

A MAN has admitted sexual activity with a child and now faces a two-month wait to learn his sentence.

Man knocked to the ground and kicked in Malton street

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10:47am Wednesday 23rd April 2014

A 38-year-old man has been punched, knocked to the ground and kicked by three men in Malton.

Award for Pickering blood donor

Gazette & Herald: Barry Carter with his award

10:53am Wednesday 23rd April 2014

A man who helped to save the life of a man seriously injured after a motorbike accident has been honoured.

Ryedale artist displays work in prestigious London exhibition

Gazette & Herald: Fiona Scott's portrait of her son, Ted, which will feature in a major London exhibition.

10:17am Wednesday 23rd April 2014

A PAINTER will have her work put on display as part of a collection in a prestigious London art exhibition.

Pickering Rotary Club welcomes its first woman member

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10:12am Wednesday 23rd April 2014

PICKERING Rotary Club has welcomed its first female member.

Action needed over fly-tipping

Gazette & Herald: WARNING: Dorothy Fairburn, CLA North regional director

10:10am Wednesday 23rd April 2014

TOUGHER action against fly-tippers is being demanded by a rural organisation with thousands of members in Ryedale and North Yorkshire.

Open days for tiny Scotch Corner Chapel

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10:09am Wednesday 23rd April 2014

A TINY chapel and its unusual sculptures will be open to the public only a couple of days this year.

Police plea after two car collision

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12:06pm Wednesday 23rd April 2014

POLICE are appealing for witnesses to a two-car collision on the A169 at the weekend.

Gruffalo comes to Dalby Forest

Gazette & Herald: Gruffalo

10:01am Wednesday 23rd April 2014

CHILDREN’S favourite the Gruffalo is coming to Dalby Forest to celebrate the 15th anniversary of the picture books.

New homes in Rillington get the green light

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9:59am Wednesday 23rd April 2014

NEW homes are to be built in Rillington and Welburn after being given approval by Ryedale District Council’s planning committee.

Ellis Patents staff take part in charity cycle challenge

Gazette & Herald: Rob Davies, centre, of Ryedale Special Families, and the team from Ellis Patents, who will take part in the Yorkshire Wolds Cycle Challenge

9:50am Wednesday 23rd April 2014

A TEAM of workers have taken on the challenge of tackling this year's Yorkshire Wolds Cycle Challenge.

New group has plenty of fundraising ideas for Sight Support Ryedale

Gazette & Herald: Sight Support Ryedale fundraising committee, fromleft,Vicky Stott, assistant chief officer, Martin Baxter, chairman of the trustees, and volunteer Hazel Chaplow

9:44am Wednesday 23rd April 2014

A RYEDALE charity which supports people who are blind or partially sighted has set up a new group to help with fundraising activities.

Driving ban for 63-year-old Scarborough woman

Gazette & Herald: webpix court justice

9:46am Wednesday 23rd April 2014

A 63-YEAR-OLD woman who pleaded guilty to drink-driving has been banned from driving for 16 months.

Tourism industry in buoyant mood

Gazette & Herald: Ena Dent of Rosedale, chairman of Tourism Association North Yorkshire

9:13am Wednesday 23rd April 2014

BUSINESSES in Ryedale are confident of a bumper holiday season this year, with prospects being given a boost with the launch of the Tourism North Yorkshire's new guide.

Massive makeover for hotel on North York Moors

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7:57am Wednesday 23rd April 2014

ONE of the North York Moors National Park’s landmark hotels, The Milburn Arms at Rosedale Abbey, has reopened after standing empty and neglected for five years.

Cracking Easter weekend as families hit the egg trails

Gazette & Herald: The Lamb National underway at Castle Howard.pic: Anthony Chappel-Ross (5538479)

10:30am Wednesday 23rd April 2014

EASTER eggs, bunnies and racing sheep were on offer at a bumper weekend of events across Ryedale.

Preserved plants to be viewed at museum day

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9:32am Wednesday 23rd April 2014

MEMBERS of the public are invited to take a tour of the stores of the Scarborough Museums Trust next Tuesday.

Injured jockey accepts £2k cash gift

8:43am Wednesday 23rd April 2014

A JOCKEY who sustained life-threatening head injuries after his horse collapsed in a race has collected a £2,000 donation towards a rehabilitation centre for those injured in the sport.

Exhibition takes step back in time

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9:26am Wednesday 23rd April 2014

A NEWLY-formed local history group will give residents the chance to view historic photographs and documents illustrating the history of the local area.

Man charged over North Yorkshire stabbing

Gazette & Herald: Violent offender arrested in Catterick after manhunt

8:30am Tuesday 22nd April 2014

A MAN has been charged in connection with a stabbing outside a North Yorkshire pub.

Hundreds take part in Helmsley 10k charity run

Gazette & Herald: Competitors start the Helmsley 10K event. Pictures :Garry Atkinson (5552331)

8:13am Tuesday 22nd April 2014

HUNDREDS of runners took part in the annual Helmsley 10k at the weekend.

Acclaimed pop-up restaurant to return to North Yorkshire

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10:36am Tuesday 22nd April 2014

THE pop-up restaurant Chateau Marmot will return to North Yorkshire with a weekend of dining in Malton.

Ryedale pair set up yoga retreat at Ampleforth Abbey

Gazette & Herald: Jules Watson and Ruth Smith, who have founded a company offering yoga retreats at  Ampleforth Abbey

9:37am Tuesday 22nd April 2014

IT started out as a 50th birthday treat. Jules Watson wanted to mark her half-century and looked for a residential yoga retreat.

Man stabbed outside pub - One arrested on suspicion of attempted murder

Gazette & Herald: nswebpix police crime tape

2:06pm Monday 21st April 2014

A MAN has been stabbed outside a pub in Whitby.

Castle Howard holds its annual Lamb National race

Gazette & Herald: The Lamb National underway at Castle Howard.pic: Anthony Chappel-Ross (5538479)

8:05am Monday 21st April 2014

LAMBS were leaping at Castle Howard this weekend as the stately home put on its annual Lamb National.

Family rescued from ditch after crash

Gazette & Herald: Violent offender arrested in Catterick after manhunt

3:44pm Sunday 20th April 2014

WITNESSES are being sought after a family was rescued from a ditch when their car crashed near Pickering.

Miss York organiser says there will be no repeat of Scarborough pageant brawl

Gazette & Herald: Diane Yalezo

8:32am Saturday 19th April 2014

THE organiser of a Scarborough beauty contest which descended into a brawl says she is confident York's competition will pass off smoothly.

North Yorkshire designer creates set of Buckingham Palace stamps

Gazette & Herald: Postage stamp designer Howard Brown in his Hushwaite studio.Picture : Garry Atkinson (5534741)

9:06am Saturday 19th April 2014

A STAMP designer from North Yorkshire has landed the chance to create a series celebrating the history of Buckingham Palace.

Scarborough pair arrested on suspicion of drug production

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7:33am Saturday 19th April 2014

TWO North Yorkshire men have been arrested on suspicion of drug production after they were pulled over on the A64.

Christians celebrate start of Easter weekend

Gazette & Herald: The Good Friday service in the Market Place, Malton. Jesus played by Scott Lavery. Details from VICAR RACHEL HIRST on 07896204121pic: Anthony Chappel-Ross (5537197)

9:20am Saturday 19th April 2014

CHRISTIANS from different denominations came together to bear witness at the start of the biggest weekend in the Church year.

Malton receives shooting party award

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8:49am Saturday 19th April 2014

THE Talbot Hotel in Malton has recently been announced as the third-best Shooting Hotel in the UK as part of the annual Guns on Pegs awards.

RNLI receives a sweet donation

Gazette & Herald: RNLI recruiting lifeguards for 2014

8:33am Saturday 19th April 2014

SCARBOROUGH Royal National Lifeboat Institution (RNLI) has received a generous donation towards its ongoing Supacat appeal from a York ladies group called the Dollie Mixtures.

TV programme visits Britain’s best chip shop

Gazette & Herald: tuart Fusco, director and head chef at Quayside which has won another award

8:53am Friday 18th April 2014

QUAYSIDE fish and chip shop and restaurant – named ‘Best in Britain’ in 2014 – will be divulging the secrets to its multi award-winning fish and chips on BBC Countryfile this month.

Team from World of James Herriot attend veterinarian event

Gazette & Herald: Alf Wight, better known as James Herriot

8:21am Friday 18th April 2014

THE son of veterinary surgeon and writer North Yorkshire author Alf Wight recently attended the annual British Small Animal Veterinary Association Congress in Birmingham.

CLAUDIA LAWRENCE: New information being analysed

Gazette & Herald: Claudia Lawrence

12:37pm Thursday 17th April 2014

DETECTIVES leading the investigation into the disappearance of York chef Claudia Lawrence have released more new appeals to the public.

Fundraising events in memory of student

Gazette & Herald: Norton college charity cake sellers and rafflers, Sophie Mort, Sam Graggs, Lianna Hart (front) and Grace Lavery.pic: Anthony Chappel-Ross (5286422)

4:44pm Thursday 17th April 2014

A WEEK of fundraising events have taken place at Norton College in memory of one of its students,

'Ryedale residents stay safe this Easter'

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8:57am Thursday 17th April 2014

‘Stay safe whilst enjoying the Easter break and only use 999 in an emergency’ That’s the message from the region’s ambulance service as it gears up for one of the busiest weekends of the year.

Figures show North Yorkshire drug arrests included 13-year-old

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7:57am Thursday 17th April 2014

MORE than ten per cent of all people arrested by North Yorkshire Police for drug offences last year were under the age of 18.

Survey aims to get more support for crime victims

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

8:52am Thursday 17th April 2014

VICTIMS of crime, road accidents and anti-social behaviour are being given a bigger say in how they are treated after such incidents.

Cyclist suffers broken neck in North Yorkshire collision

Gazette & Herald: Violent offender arrested in Catterick after manhunt

3:40pm Wednesday 16th April 2014

A CYCLIST suffered a broken neck in a crash with a car in Thirsk on Monday (APR 14).

Family’s anguish as respite centre shuts

Gazette & Herald: Shona Parks with her parents Steve and Linda, at their home in Forest Road, Pickering. Pic: Mike Tipping (5366667)

12:19pm Wednesday 16th April 2014

FAMILIES caring for relatives with disabilities will have to travel more than 40 miles to access vital respite care as Ryedale's last respite centre will close.

Protestors against Malton superstore hand over petition

Gazette & Herald: Presenting their petition, against plans to build a supermarket on Wentworth Street, at the Ryedale District Council offices (from left) Roddy Bushell, Paul Beanland, Emma Brooksbank, Howard Croft, Helen Lowdell, Fiona Croft and Jeremy Powell.

12:17pm Wednesday 16th April 2014

PROTESTORS against plans to build a supermarket in Malton have handed over a petition ahead of a crunch meeting next week.

Figures reveal 20,000 crimes in region went unsolved

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12:07pm Wednesday 16th April 2014

SHOCKING figures have revealed that last year more than 20,000 crimes across the region went unsolved.

Malton holds alfresco Food Lovers Market

Gazette & Herald: Jake Jones does a cookery demonstration at a food event in Malton.pic: Anthony Chappel-Ross (5392775)

11:15am Wednesday 16th April 2014

AN ALFRESCO Malton Food Lovers Market took place on Saturday as preparations mount for next month's annual festival.

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