Late-night tip off sees vehicle seized from Knaresborough poachers

A late-night tip off to police from members of the rural watch scheme led to a vehicle being seized and suspected poachers walking home. Police were contacted at 11:15pm yesterday (Thursday) after volunteers suspected poaching on land at Arkendale near Knaresborough. The Subaru Forester being used by the suspects, which was initially stuck in the mud, quickly made its way [...]

By |October 8th, 2021|Categories: Knaresborough, News|

Busy day expected at Vaccination centre

A busy day is expected today at the new Vaccination centre in Knaresborough. They are open 9am to 3pm but you must have an appointment, next week will be a walk in. The morning session (9-11.30) looks very busy already so if you can book for a time later in the day. Parking is limited and may be reduced to [...]

By |October 2nd, 2021|Categories: Knaresborough|

Have your say on proposals for new leisure centre in Knaresborough

Harrogate Borough Council is calling for Knaresborough residents to have their say on a new leisure and wellness centre in the town. The proposals reveal a new facility that will replace the "ageing" Knaresborough Pool in Spring 2023. Working through Brimhams Active, their new dedicated subsidiary, Harrogate Borough Council are looking to 'meet the needs of the community.' The new [...]

By |September 30th, 2021|Categories: Knaresborough, News|

Petrol station closed in Knaresborough

This morning our Your Harrogate team are out and about to let you know where you can buy petrol and diesel. In Knaresborough the Texaco garage on Boroughbridge road is currently closed. The nearest fuel stations that are open would include Morrison's at Starbeck, although not all pumps are in use there and the Tesco/Esso garage on Knaresborough road. Tune [...]

By |September 27th, 2021|Categories: Knaresborough|

Popular artisan market set to expand into Knaresborough

Little Bird Artisan Market are set to hold a regular artisan market in Knaresborough from next month. The popular market currently takes place in Harrogate, Ripon and Wetherby among other locations. And following its success, and in partnership with Knaresborough Town Council, Little Bird will be bringing 50 stalls to the town. Managing Director Jackie Crozier said: "Little Bird are [...]

By |September 23rd, 2021|Categories: Knaresborough, News|

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 at Little Pastures Trekking Centre and required reconstructive surgery. After viewing CCTV footage of the bite, a judge found that, [...]

By |September 17th, 2021|Categories: Knaresborough, News|