Taxi drivers say a 5% increase on the running mile and waiting times of journeys, as well as an increase in starting prices £3.40 to £3.60, is necessary because of rising fuel costs and the impact of covid.
Harrogate district taxi drivers are calling for a 5% increase in taxi fares to help cover soaring fuel prices and a decline in earnings due to covid. “Please help us” is one of several messages sent from taxi drivers to Harrogate Borough Council, which will hold a...
To honour what would have been the king of rock and roll’s 86th birthday on Saturday, staff and residents at Boroughbridge Manor enjoyed a day of music, fun and dancing.
Plans for 256 homes in Boroughbridge have been approved after a second attempt. The development was previously refused due to concerns houses were “crammed” into the scheme.
Senior Harrogate councillors backed a £5 increase in council tax bills for next year as officials warned the authority was still recovering from the costs of the pandemic. A final decision on a rate increase will be made in February.
A proposal to build 256 homes near Boroughbridge has been recommended to be approved. Harrogate Borough Council’s planning committee will decide on the scheme at a meeting on Thursday.
Firefighters from Boroughbridge, Knaresborough and Acomb were called to the fire at 1.15am this morning.
People in low lying areas near Boroughbridge are being advised to move family and pets to safety and move vehicles to higher ground as the River Ure is expected to flood. It is one of two active flood warnings in England.
Follow our live blog for up-to-date information on where to go in the Harrogate district for a covid vaccine. Today, is the last day for vaccines at Ripon and Knaresborough before Christmas. Harrogate Showground is open tomorrow until midday.
Barratt and David Wilson Homes have lodged an appeal over a council refusal for plans for 260 homes in Boroughbridge. Harrogate Borough Council rejected the scheme back in June.
The wise men and other items were left scattered around the churchyard at St John’s in Minskip in a ‘wanton and mindless’ act of vandalism this morning.
At this time of year, we don’t always want to splash the cash when it comes to enjoying some festive fun. Here’s a rough guide on where you can take the kids to see some fabulous lights across the Harrogate district – for free!
Stockport firm Maynineteen Ltd has been awarded a £50,000 contract to lead the project. which aims to raise awareness of climate change and generate footfall on high streets in Harrogate, Ripon, Masham, Knaresborough, Pateley Bridge and Boroughbridge.