An innovative project led by North Yorkshire’s libraries has been launched to encourage hard-to-reach residents to delve into the county’s dialect.
Due to the prolonged dry weather Yorkshire Water are implementing a hosepipe ban starting 26 August.
Police, Fire and Crime Commissioner Zoë Metcalfe’s consultation, to listen to the public’s views on proposed changes to fire and rescue services, closes this Sunday 14 August.
Harrogate and Knaresborough MP Andrew Jones is backing York’s bid to become the home of Great British Railways. York reached the shortlist of six whittled down from 42 bids for the headquarters. The public have now been invited to vote on which of the six they think deserves to host the headquarters.
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.
This month Turkish Baths Harrogate will mark a historic milestone celebrating 125 years of perfecting the art of relaxation.
Business leaders have praised a multi-million pound upgrade to one of North Yorkshire’s busiest junctions to help tackle traffic tailbacks and attract new enterprise to the county. The upgrade to Junction 47 on the A1(M) is already having huge benefits for commuters, residents and holiday-makers amid the summer tourism season around two months after theContinue reading “Business leaders praise improvements to major road junction.”
Andrew Jones MP and Secretary of State for Education, the Rt Hon Nadhim Zahawi MP, visited New Park Primary Academy on Thursday (30 June). Mr Zahawi was in Harrogate for the Local Government Association conference at the Harrogate Convention Centre. Following his contribution to the conference Mr Zahawi and Mr Jones visited the school toContinue reading “MP Jones and Education Secretary visit New Park Primary Academy”
A new, overarching strategy to address violence against women and girls across North Yorkshire and York is being published today by Commissioner Zoë Metcalfe. North Yorkshire’s Police, Fire and Crime Commissioner promised to prioritise this issue and, when she was elected last November, launched a complete review of how acts of violence or abuse thatContinue reading “Commissioner Zoë Metcalfe publishes strategy to address violence against women and girls”
During Prime Minister’s Questions today – answered by the Deputy Prime Minister due to the PM attending the NATO summit in Madrid – Andrew Jones MP highlighted the success of Disability Action Yorkshire’s efforts to support those with disabilities access work. Disability Action Yorkshire have promoted supported internships and use of the Government’s Access toContinue reading “WATCH: MP Jones highlights local success of Access to Work programme.”