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WATCH: Junior soldiers march towards new careers

Hundreds of teenagers have taken part in a graduation parade at Harrogate's Army Foundation College.

 

New home for rescued dog

The lurcher-type cross was rescued from an abandoned car near Otley.

 

Harrogate woman who saved husband's life makes CPR call

Carolyn Bjelan wants compulsory life-saving skills to be taught in all schools and workplaces.

 

Car fire closes A1 near Wetherby

The road is now fully open after a vehicle fire earlier this afternoon.

 

Stray Act: 53% rejected plans

Harrogate Borough Council releases results of consultation

 

Police investigate Skipton cheque fraud

Officers have issues CCTV of a man they want to speak to.

 

LISTEN: Heartbreaking news story shortlisted for award

Stray FM spoke to a woman from Long Preston after her husband was killed by a drink-driver.

 

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Business

Timothy Taylor's buys Harrogate Brasserie

The brewery's bought the restaurant from Richard Finney, who's run the business for the past 27 years.

MP welcomes record high employment

Skipton and Ripon's Julian Smith is calling it "great news for our country and for local people".

The Gig Economy Explained

The difference between the self-employed and the full-time employee has become a grey area which needs explaining.

30,000 Steps With Your Harrogate Community

Harrogate company CNG are very proud to be part of the local community. And this year they're taking an extra 30,000 steps to be an even bigger part of it.

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Health & Wellbeing

Harrogate woman who saved husband's life makes CPR call

Carolyn Bjelan wants compulsory life-saving skills to be taught in all schools and workplaces.

LISTEN: Behind-the-scenes with the Yorkshire Air Ambulance

Second new aircraft recently took to the skies from charity's base in Topcliffe

Are You Looking For A Rewarding New Job This Year?

It takes a special kind of person to support someone living with dementia and Vida Healthcare are looking for just that.

4D Scanner Arrives in Starbeck

Predicting and preventing conditions such as macular degeneration, glaucoma and diabetes related problems is now possibly at Christopher Nixon Optometrist.

 

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Family

Students Share The Stage with Professionals

Students at Queen Ethelburga's are getting the one in a lifetime chance to perform on stage will real opera professionals

Plans to improve mental health of new mums

North Yorkshire County Council says its project will focus on women living in more rural areas.

Dark Skies Festival returns

Stargazers are being encouraged to head for the Dales and North York Moors over the next week.

PARASITES: Pets Beware!

If you love your pets, you want to keep them safe. But are you keeping them safe from parasites?

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Food & Drink

Dinner Time Becomes GIN-ner time!

Harrogate adored Slingsby Gin have teamed up with Betty's Cookery School to bring you this ever popular spirit in much more than a G&T.

The perfect place to say 'I do'

Planning your special day? Look no further.

Timothy Taylor's buys Harrogate Brasserie

The brewery's bought the restaurant from Richard Finney, who's run the business for the past 27 years.

Four Things You Wouldn't Expect To Find At A Fish and Chip Restaurant

On top of the fish, chips and mushy peas, some takeaways are going above and beyond.

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Home & Garden

New Developments In The Bedroom

And they really do deliver - for free!

PARASITES: Pets Beware!

If you love your pets, you want to keep them safe. But are you keeping them safe from parasites?

Council tax increase approved

It will rise by nearly 4% in North Yorkshire to help council bosses deal with "enormous challenges".

Ripon burglary warning

Police are urging homeowners to take extra steps to secure their sheds, garages and outbuildings after a spate of thefts in the city.

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