Railway already planning for Santa special excursions

Gazette & Herald: One of the trains on the North Yorkshire Moors Railway which will roar past as you make your way to Moorgates

11:28am Wednesday 30th July 2014

WHILE most of us are making the most of the British summer, preparations are already underway for the North Yorkshire Moors Railway’s Santa Specials services.

Anti-fracking boost

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10:45am Tuesday 29th July 2014

NATIONAL park chiefs have welcomed government plans to prevent fracking within their boundaries - except in “exceptional circumstances”.

Mobile signal boost project

Gazette & Herald: Vodafone anticipates upturn with £7bn networks investment

8:34am Thursday 24th July 2014

RURAL communities in North Yorkshire can apply to take part in a special technology project to boost mobile signal in their area.

Norton gears up for family fun day

Gazette & Herald: Reverend Rachel Hirst

12:06pm Wednesday 23rd July 2014

Town gears up for family fun day A FAMILY fun day is being held on Saturday as part of a series of events under the Love Norton 14 banner.

Call for caravanners to make safety checks

Gazette & Herald: The Highways Agency will be undertaking work on the A49 Ross from Monday for a period of seven weeks.

11:20am Saturday 19th July 2014

A CRACKDOWN on caravanning incidents throughout North Yorkshire has been launched by the Highways Agency.

Talk on forgotten wartime history of Ryedale village

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7:44am Thursday 17th July 2014

AN illustrated talk about the effects of the First World War on a Ryedale village will be given at Pickering library, on Tuesday, at 2pm.

Potash mine plans on show

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10:43am Monday 14th July 2014

EXHIBITIONS with details about a new potash mine in North Yorkshire will be held this week.

Police chief constable to hold live webchat

Gazette & Herald: NEW APPROACH: Chief Constable Dave Jones to launch new Operational Policing Model

9:53am Friday 11th July 2014

THE Chief Constable of North Yorkshire will answer the public’s questions in a live webchat next week.

Awards for Ryedale buildings

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9:15am Thursday 10th July 2014

A SELECTION of buildings and developments in North Yorkshire have been recognised by regional design awards.

Old Malton Priory Church to hold garden fete

Gazette & Herald: Sisters Aimee (left) and Jessica Jones in the 'stocks' that will be one of the attractions at Old Malton Priory Church;s summer fair at Malton and Norton Rugby Club. Pic: Mike Tipping (7818768)

1:09pm Wednesday 9th July 2014

AN annual garden fete for Old Malton Priory Church will be held this Saturday.

Gearing up for tractor gathering

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12:07pm Wednesday 9th July 2014

RYEDALE Folk Museum’s tractor and engine day will be held for the 15th time on Sunday.

Grand day out for Leavening Brownies

Gazette & Herald: LEAVENING Brownies version hold their own version of the Grande Départ

9:31am Wednesday 9th July 2014

LEAVENING Brownies version held their own version of the Grande Depart.

Hundreds of ducks take part in Slingsby Duck Race

Gazette & Herald: Amelia Palmer-Bunting (aged 8), left, and Lucy Farnell (aged 6), in appropriate dress for the annual Slingsby duck race. Pic: Mike Tipping (7684703)

12:32pm Wednesday 2nd July 2014

HUNDREDS of ducks took to the water for Slingsby's 23rd annual duck race on Saturday,

Council plan to make towns safer

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10:00am Wednesday 2nd July 2014

CLAMPING down on domestic abuse, alcohol harm and serious road accidents, are three of the top priorities in the new Safer Ryedale Partnership action plan for the next three years.

Call for peat moorland restoration commitment

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10:06am Wednesday 2nd July 2014

A COALITION of environmental organisations is calling on the government to take action to protect “the UK’s rainforest”.

North York Moors National Park apprentice opportunities

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8:42am Thursday 12th June 2014

A RANGE of training schemes for apprentices has been extended by North York Moors National Park.

New home for counselling and psychotherapy institute

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7:49am Wednesday 11th June 2014

THE new premises of Scarborough Counselling and Psychotherapy Training Institute will be officially opened by the Mayor Elect of Scarborough this month.

Inspector is all set for live webchat

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9:44am Monday 2nd June 2014

RESIDENTS in Ryedale can take part in a live webchat with Inspector Andy Everitt to have their say on local policing.

Warning given on pylon risks

Gazette & Herald: Northern Powergrid

11:26am Wednesday 28th May 2014

YOUNG people in North Yorkshire have been urged not to climb pylons or play near overhead power lines as the nights get brighter.

TV quiz in aid of Marie Curie

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8:56am Wednesday 28th May 2014

QUIZ sheets to raise funds for Marie Curie Cancer Care are now on sale from the usual outlets in Pickering and the surrounding area or from John Hutchinson at Thorncroft, Backlane South, Middleton, Pickering.

Search is on for pink sheep

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10:53am Wednesday 7th May 2014

A NORTH York Moors primary school has become the latest group to sign up to the “Lost Sheep in Pink Jerseys” tourism campaign for the summer.

Valley trek takes walkers through bluebell woods

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10:52am Wednesday 7th May 2014

A NEW walk which can be downloaded from the North York Moors National Park website will help walkers enjoy the springtime sight of bluebell woods.

Historic railway sponsors tourism brochure

10:44am Wednesday 7th May 2014

THE North Yorkshire Moors Railway has sponsored a new brochure showcasing the range of accommodation, attractions, events and retailers in Ryedale’s market towns.

North Yorkshire recognised for work with vulnerable families

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8:55am Monday 5th May 2014

THE work done to help vulnerable families in North Yorkshire has been recognised nationally.

Aquarium’s celebration of the shark

8:56am Thursday 1st May 2014

VISITORS to a Yorkshire Coast aquarium are being told more people are killed by falling coconuts than sharks as part of a campaign to save the predator.

Writer Steve Emmett joins national humanist body team

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10:19am Tuesday 29th April 2014

A RYEDALE man has been elected to the committee of a national LGBT Humanist association.

Workshop to help groups saving our local heritage

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9:19am Tuesday 29th April 2014

COMMUNITY groups wanting to find investment and support to save their local heritage are invited to a workshop.

Mountain bike stolen in Malton

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9:32am Saturday 26th April 2014

THIEVES have stolen a mountain bike worth £3,500 from a supermarket car park in Malton.

World Penguin Day offer in Scarborough

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10:36am Friday 25th April 2014

 IF you say “Happy World Penguin Day” at Scarborough Sealife Sanctuary today you could be one of the first ten people to get in for free.

National park receives refurbishing funds from Defra

Gazette & Herald: North York Moors National Park Authority

8:49am Friday 25th April 2014

THE North York Moors National Park has received just over £32,000 from Defra for repairs to bridges after winter storms and flooding.

British Korean Veterans lay up branch standards at Eden Camp

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12:11pm Wednesday 23rd April 2014

THE North East Area and the Scarborough and Ryedale branches of the British Korean Veterans Association are laying up their branch standards at Eden Camp, near Malton, on Sunday at 11.15am.

Collection for children’s charity

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9:27am Wednesday 23rd April 2014

THE Malton and Norton branch of Save the Children will be holding house-to-house collections in the twin towns and surrounding villages.

Exhibition on history of Malton Castle

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12:09pm Wednesday 23rd April 2014

AN exhibition looking at the history of Malton Castle opens on Friday.

Scagglethorpe pub holds Easter bonanza

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4:45pm Thursday 17th April 2014

THE Ham and Cheese Country Inn, at Scagglethorpe, is holding an Easter bonanza full of competitions, stalls and games.

Holiday car boot sale

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4:44pm Thursday 17th April 2014

 THERE will be a car boot sale in aid of Cancer Research on Easter Sunday and Monday.

Bowls club looks for new members

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4:43pm Thursday 17th April 2014

SHERIFF Hutton Bowls Club is appealing for new members.

Easter church service dates

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4:42pm Thursday 17th April 2014

EASTER services will take place at St Peter’s and St Paul’s Church, Pickering, tomorrow at 7.30pm, with Eucharist and Stripping of the Altars.

Web of stories on Helmsley Archive

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10:56am Wednesday 16th April 2014

A MARKET town’s history has been preserved thanks to the latest technology.

Appeal over theft from car

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9:24am Wednesday 16th April 2014

POLICE are appealing for information after a theft from a car.

Residents reminded ‘Don’t dump oil’

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9:23am Wednesday 16th April 2014

PEOPLE are being reminded to dispose of their cooking oil correctly to prevent a costly bill.

Submit your entry to Living Woodlands photography competition

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9:27am Wednesday 16th April 2014

PHOTOGRAPHERS have been urged to submit shots of their favourite woodland for a new competition.

Kirkbymoorside Camera Club exhibition fails to get grant

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12:13pm Wednesday 9th April 2014

HELMSLEY Town council turned down an application for a £600 grant from Kirkbymoorside Camera Club to run its annual exhibition in Helmsley.

Councils fight plans to reduce opening hours

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11:40am Wednesday 9th April 2014

 PARISH and town councils in northern Ryedale say they are ‘standing together’ to oppose moves to reduce the opening hours of the civic amenity site at Wombleton, which serves a large number of communities.

Old Army friend’s special visit for 80th birthday

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10:55am Wednesday 9th April 2014

A CONGREGATION in North Yorkshire welcomed a minister from Cornwall for a special service.

Bowling club seeks members

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10:53am Wednesday 9th April 2014

RECENTLY affiliated to Bowls England, Hutton-le-Hole Bowls Club is encouraging new members to join them.

Malton Motor Club hosts talk by Vulcan Bomber pilot

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10:13am Wednesday 9th April 2014

MALTON Motor Club is hosting An Evening with Martin Withers, the pilot of the Vulcan Bomber who flew the plane in the Falklands conflict.

Holiday park teams up with wildlife trust

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9:53am Saturday 5th April 2014

A NORTH Yorkshire holiday park has become the latest corporate member of the Yorkshire Wildlife Trust.

Cinema plan approved

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8:47am Friday 4th April 2014

CONTROVERSIAL plans to include a seven-screen cinema as part of a town-centre development in North Yorkshire have been approved by councillors.

Plans for almost 200 homes on MOD land at Catterick Garrison

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8:17am Friday 4th April 2014

ALMOST 200 homes could be built through a pilot scheme between a North Yorkshire council and the Ministry of Defence to sell land to developers if plans are approved this week.

Poacher lands a hefty fine for fishing

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10:03am Wednesday 2nd April 2014

A MAN caught poaching in Malton has been ordered to pay almost £300.






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