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Trekking centre pleads guilty to safety offence after girl is bitten by horse

Owners of a trekking centre in Knaresborough have pleaded guilty to a health and safety offence after a young girl was bitten by a horse. The 11-year-old suffered a serious bite to the arm when walking past a stable door [...]

Trekking centre pleads guilty to safety offence after girl is bitten by horse2021-09-17T09:52:04+01:00

Motorist knocks down Knaresborough cyclist and steals phone to prevent photos

A Knaresborough cyclist has told how she was knocked from her bike by a motorist before the offender stole her phone to prevent her from taking photos. Allison Darling shared her story on Twitter one week after the incident occurred [...]

Motorist knocks down Knaresborough cyclist and steals phone to prevent photos2021-09-17T07:48:05+01:00

Unemployment in Harrogate and Knaresborough below national average

Unemployment in Harrogate and Knaresborough has fallen month-on-month to 3 per cent of the population aged 16-64. The figures for August 2021, published by the Office for National Statistics, also indicated the number of local people claiming unemployment-related benefits is [...]

Unemployment in Harrogate and Knaresborough below national average2021-09-15T15:15:13+01:00

Knaresborough vaccination centre to offer flu jab alongside covid booster

Knaresborough's vaccination centre will move to a larger site to be able to offer the flu vaccine alongside the covid-19 booster. The centre will move to Chain Lane Community Hub from 27th September where it will offer covid booster jabs and [...]

Knaresborough vaccination centre to offer flu jab alongside covid booster2021-09-14T13:54:59+01:00

Harrogate MP requests additional support to tackle driving agency backlogs

Harrogate and Knaresborough MP Andrew Jones has requested additional support to tackle backlogs at the DVLA and DVSA caused by the pandemic. At yesterday's Transport questions Harrogate’s MP Andrew Jones called for support for the DVLA and DVSA, including skills [...]

Harrogate MP requests additional support to tackle driving agency backlogs2021-09-10T10:47:33+01:00

Luxurious Knaresborough new-build to be town’s most energy efficient home

A luxurious new-build home in Knaresborough is aiming to be the most energy efficient in the area. The four-bedroom home has been constructed using 'Insulated Concrete Formwork' (ICF) - a technique inspired by Channel 4's 'New Life in the Country'. [...]

Luxurious Knaresborough new-build to be town’s most energy efficient home2021-09-03T08:59:37+01:00

Last minute change for John O’Groats to Lands End charity walk

Lucas Schofield, 22 from Knaresborough, was diagnosed with Friedrichs Ataxia when just 15-years-old. A genetic, progressive, neurodegenerative movement disorder, Lucas stresses: "My body may be shutting down but my mindset has never been stronger. My balance and mobility were the [...]

Last minute change for John O’Groats to Lands End charity walk2021-08-13T08:34:21+01:00

“Please do not retune your device!” Bilsdale transmitter update

Following Tuesday's fire at the Bilsdale transmitting centre, North Yorkshire Fire and Rescue say the area around the site remains secure. A 300m exclusion zone is still in place until the site operator can confirm that the tower is structurally [...]

“Please do not retune your device!” Bilsdale transmitter update2021-08-12T08:48:43+01:00