New lights set to light-up the Stray.

New lights are set to light-up some of the trees on the Stray in Harrogate following the approval from Harrogate Borough Council’s cabinet member for environment, waste reduction and recycling.

More help for small businesses.

A flagship government scheme that slashes the price of leading software, boosting productivity and growth of the UK’s small businesses, will benefit even more firms following changes to rules on which businesses can apply.

MP wins fuel bill assurances for ‘off-grid’ residents.

The Government announcement that households will receive a rebate off their fuel bills of £400 was welcome news particularly for those most struggling with the increase in energy costs. However
‘off-grid’ residents would have missed out on the discount.

Help with passport and driving licence issues.

Delays at the passport office and the Driver and Vehicle Licensing Authority (DVLA) have meant that more people have been coming to their MPs for help. Local MP, Andrew Jones, has taken up dozens of cases and been successful in the vast majority.

Drop in and see your MP at Bilton Community Day this Saturday.

Local MP Andrew Jones will be holding an advice clinic at Bilton community centre, this Saturday (30 July) from 12 noon until 4.30pm.  Mr Jones and members of his casework team will be on hand to speak to constituents about any issues they might have.

Mercer Gallery invites Yorkshire-wide submissions for The Mercer Open.

Invitations are open for all artists with a Yorkshire connection to submit artwork for The Mercer Open, a biannual open exhibition at the Mercer Art Gallery in Harrogate. The Open Exhibition will run from 17th September 2022 to 8th January 2023 at the Mercer Gallery, which is open from Tuesday to Sunday, 10am-4pm.

Latest local unemployment figures.

The latest unemployment figures for the Harrogate and Knaresborough constituency show a year-on-year decrease in those claiming unemployment benefits despite a small increase on the figures from last month.

Harrogate schools green travel awards.

Two Harrogate schools have been recognised for their achievements in inspiring more children and parents to choose to walk or cycle instead of taking the car on the school run.


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