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GALLERY: Your ‘Pets of Summer’ entries so far

Our 'Pets of Summer' competition with Rabbit Hill Country Store is well underway - and we've been inundated with your fantastic photos! We’re looking for the best summery picture of your pet… They could be sat with you sipping cocktails [...]

GALLERY: Your ‘Pets of Summer’ entries so far2021-06-17T08:31:16+01:00

Police caution Knaresborough man after altercation with Sheffield United footballer

Police have cautioned a Knaresborough man and fined another following an altercation with Sheffield United forward Oli McBurnie last month. The incident occurred on High Street on Saturday 8th May and saw McBurnie arrested after video footage surfaced online. The [...]

Police caution Knaresborough man after altercation with Sheffield United footballer2021-06-14T15:40:40+01:00

Knaresborough arts and crafts centre celebrates Learning Disability Week

Henshaws Arts and Crafts Centre in Knaresborough is celebrating Learning Disability Week as it welcomes new 'Art Makers'. Learning Disability Week, organised by Mencap, takes place from 14th until 20th June and this year’s theme is art and creativity. Henshaws [...]

Knaresborough arts and crafts centre celebrates Learning Disability Week2021-06-14T10:01:52+01:00

Lauren Doherty awarded within Queen’s 2021 Birthday Honours List

A Knaresborough woman who has dedicated her life to teaching people about road safety has been recognised on the 2021 Queen's Birthday Honours List. Lauren Doherty was involved in a life-changing road accident in 2008 that left her completely paralysed [...]

Lauren Doherty awarded within Queen’s 2021 Birthday Honours List2021-06-11T11:54:06+01:00

GALLERY: A look back at previous years of The Great Knaresborough Bed Race

As a result of the pandemic, a lot of historic events across the area have been forced to cancel plans for a second consecutive year - not least the iconic Great Knaresborough Bed Race. The event would have taken place [...]

GALLERY: A look back at previous years of The Great Knaresborough Bed Race2021-06-11T14:32:40+01:00

Two people seriously injured following Kirk Deighton collision

Two people have been hospitalised with serious injuries after a vehicle collided with a stone bus shelter in Kirk Deighton. The 75-year-old driver and her 51-year-old male passenger both sustained serious injuries in the collision and were taken to hospital [...]

Two people seriously injured following Kirk Deighton collision2021-06-07T15:34:29+01:00

The Great Knaresborough Bunny Hunt returns for half term

The Great Knaresborough Bunny Hunt has returned in time for half term! Started by Laura Dudley of Painting Pots in Knaresborough, the Great Knaresborough Bunny Hunt asks families to grab a map and hunt down ceramic bunnies hidden in shops [...]

The Great Knaresborough Bunny Hunt returns for half term2021-05-26T15:00:26+01:00

Mobile banking service arrives in Knaresborough

Barclays will be trialling their mobile banking service in Knaresborough this week. Following a consultation earlier in the year, Harrogate Borough Council has been working with banking providers to try and find a solution to address the banking issues in [...]

Mobile banking service arrives in Knaresborough2021-05-25T12:30:57+01:00

Academy trust appointed for eagerly anticipated new school in Knaresborough

The creation of a new school in Knaresborough has taken a major step forward with the appointment of a multi academy trust. Elevate Multi Academy Trust has been appointed by the Department for Education to run the new primary free [...]

Academy trust appointed for eagerly anticipated new school in Knaresborough2021-05-25T11:55:59+01:00