Fire and Rescue Service training on Park Parade.

North Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service ae running a training exercise on Sunday 15 August 2021. from 10am to 1pm. This means that there will be large number of emergency vehicles in the areas including the new 45m aerial ladder platform from Harrogate fire station.  The surrounding roads may become congested so the service areContinue reading “Fire and Rescue Service training on Park Parade.”

Council set to fix cracked Hydro diving boards.

Harrogate Borough Council is set to make a splash by investing in a new diving platform at the Hydro in Harrogate. During a routine inspection of the existing diving platform, cracks in the concrete were discovered. The borough council requested a further independent survey to be carried out to establish the stability, integrity and durabilityContinue reading “Council set to fix cracked Hydro diving boards.”

Harrogate Spring Water won’t appeal Rotary Wood decision.

Harrogate Spring Water will not appeal the decision taken by Harrogate Borough Council earlier this year to refuse plans for its expansion.Instead, Harrogate Spring Water will consult with the community before submitting a new planning application to benefit the town and its natural environment. Local councillor Sam Gibbs (Valley Gardens ward) welcomed the news saying:Continue reading “Harrogate Spring Water won’t appeal Rotary Wood decision.”

Commissioner to host Public Accountability Meeting focusing on Road Safety

Philip Allott is to host his second Public Accountability Meeting as Police, Fire and Crime Commissioner next week and is encouraging people from across North Yorkshire and York to get involved. The meetings are broadcast live online and aim to make North Yorkshire Police and North Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service more accessible to membersContinue reading “Commissioner to host Public Accountability Meeting focusing on Road Safety”

Work to replace 120-year-old theatre roof is progressing well

Work to replace the 120-year-old roof at Harrogate Theatre is progressing well as scaffolding, to safely carry out the work, has now been constructed. This significant stage involved erecting safe access and a temporary roof structure over the entire building to maintain wind and watertight integrity during re-roofing and external works. Now that his hasContinue reading “Work to replace 120-year-old theatre roof is progressing well”