Harrogate Borough Council has advertised an £85,000 contract to resurface the ‘pot-holed’ and ‘hazardous’ Cathedral car park. The scheme will also increase the number of parking spaces to more than 200.
Calvin is a senior reporter at The Stray Ferret who has spent the last four years covering local government in Lincolnshire. He started his career at the Scunthorpe and Grimsby Telegraphs, before going on to become one of the first BBC Local Democracy Reporters in Lincolnshire. He was born and grew up in Halifax in West Yorkshire.
The organisers of Tockwith’s bonfire and fireworks display announce this year’s event will go-ahead on November 5.
Unison members at Harrogate Borough Council voted overwhelmingly to reject a 1.75% pay offer. The branch is waiting for the results of national ballots before deciding whether to take industrial action.
An alternative bid to change the councillor boundaries in North Yorkshire has been submitted to government. Liberal Democrat Cllr Philip Broadbank criticised the original plans as “unfair”.
The Harrogate district’s seven-day covid rate has increased to 408 per 100,000 people — above the North Yorkshire average of 355 and the England rate of 287.
The property on Avenue Grove was closed in July. A 55-year-old man is accused of breaching the order this month.
A major £1 billion plan to dual the remaining sections of A66 has taken a step forward. Thousands of drivers in the north of England use the road each day to travel between the north east and Cumbria and on to Scotland.
The cafe, which is based in Harrogate Baptist Church on Victoria Avenue, is open every Monday morning. It aims to give people a space to help with anxiety or loneliness.
The homes will be built off Otley Road, just before the junction with the A59 Skipton Road, outside the centre of the village.
The Harrogate district has recorded its highest daily number of covid cases since January and another covid-related death. The district’s seven-day infection rate continues to increase and now stands at 372 per 100,000 people.
Carl McQuilliam-Jenkins is alleged to have had sexual activity with a woman with a mental disorder while working as a care worker.