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Best-dressed Spring window competition launched in Knaresborough

Knaresborough shops are being invited to dress up their windows this Spring as part of a town-wide competition. The 'best-dressed' window competition is encouraging businesses to decorate their stores in a Spring or Easter theme. It's being launched by Knaresborough [...]

Best-dressed Spring window competition launched in Knaresborough2022-01-19T09:05:20+00:00

Katherine Jenkins spotted filming in Knaresborough

Katherine Jenkins was spotted filming in Knaresborough yesterday (Wednesday). The opera singer was seen at Knaresborough Castle filming for an upcoming episode of Songs of Praise. The BBC programme features a number of inspiring hymns and songs together with uplifting [...]

Katherine Jenkins spotted filming in Knaresborough2022-01-13T08:27:26+00:00

Two weeks left for Knaresborough residents to have their say on future of council services

There are just two weeks left for Knaresborough residents to have their say on how the town should be run under major changes coming to council services. Knaresborough Town Council has received hundreds of responses to a survey launched in [...]

Two weeks left for Knaresborough residents to have their say on future of council services2022-01-12T14:19:58+00:00

Mobile banking van returns to Knaresborough on market day

A Barclays mobile banking van service will be returning to Knaresborough again tomorrow (Wednesday) on market day. Harrogate Borough Council has been working with providers to address the banking issues in the town. After trialling the mobile van in May, [...]

Mobile banking van returns to Knaresborough on market day2022-01-11T13:26:33+00:00

Yorkshire Vet star visits Knaresborough for Channel 5’s ‘Our Great Yorkshire Life’

The Yorkshire Vet star Peter Wright has been visiting Knaresborough as part of the latest episode of 'Our Great Yorkshire Life.' The brand new show first aired on Channel 5 last Thursday (6th January) and will feature the lives of [...]

Yorkshire Vet star visits Knaresborough for Channel 5’s ‘Our Great Yorkshire Life’2022-01-10T15:05:59+00:00

Van driver tests positive after roadside drugs wipe near Knaresborough

A transit van driver has been arrested after testing positive on a drug wipe in Flaxby, near Knaresborough. Police pulled over the red Ford Transit van in the village on Wednesday 5th January 2022. After a search, the driver was [...]

Van driver tests positive after roadside drugs wipe near Knaresborough2022-01-07T07:31:42+00:00

Pupil places shortage and spiralling debts revealed for schools in Harrogate and Knaresborough

A worrying picture of shortages in pupil places and spiralling debts has been revealed for some schools in Harrogate and Knaresborough. North Yorkshire County Council has revealed nearly 700 secondary school places will be needed by 2025 to keep up with [...]

Pupil places shortage and spiralling debts revealed for schools in Harrogate and Knaresborough2022-01-07T07:03:31+00:00

Knaresborough freemasons lend kitchen and venue for free Christmas dinners

Knaresborough Freemasons jumped to the aid of a former firefighter to help provide free Christmas Day lunches for those in need. Bruce Reid MBE, a former firefighter for almost 36 years, began feeding members of the local community last Christmas [...]

Knaresborough freemasons lend kitchen and venue for free Christmas dinners2022-01-05T12:43:21+00:00

Knaresborough Cricket Club will not be holding ‘attended’ duck race on New Year’s Day

Knaresborough Cricket Club has announced it will not be holding an 'attended' duck race on New Year's Day. The event was due to be held from High Bridge on 1st January in aid of local charity Henshaws. However the event [...]

Knaresborough Cricket Club will not be holding ‘attended’ duck race on New Year’s Day2021-12-29T10:14:37+00:00

REVEALED: Santa Paws 2021 winners with Rabbit Hill Country Store

Our big pets photo competition with Rabbit Hill Country Store has come to a close - and the winners for 2021 have been revealed! The competition saw tons of entries from across the district, with pet owners dressing up their [...]

REVEALED: Santa Paws 2021 winners with Rabbit Hill Country Store2021-12-22T15:49:27+00:00