Crowds gathered on the streets of Ripon this morning, to watch the Royal Engineers on a march that marks their Freedom of the City
Ripon's Royal Engineers exercised a right granted to them 72 years ago, with their annual freedom march through the city this morning, The four sqaudrons of 21 Engineer Regiment were represented in the spectacular event, which saw them march past Ripon Town Hall, the...
After it was cancelled because of covid in 2020, Ripon had the opportunity to salute the Royal Engineers as they exercised their Freedom of the City this weekend.
Storms hit the Harrogate district this evening and left some parts of Boroughbridge under water.
The premises on Allhallowgate, owned by Ripon Amateur Operatic Society were refurbished during lockdown, thanks to fundraising by volunteers and a £54,339 grant from the government’s £1.57 billion Culture Recovery Fund.
St Wilfrid’s Catholic church is holding four heritage open days after a £500,000 restoration. Joseph Hansom was the architect of the grade II* listed building and Edward Pugin designed the reredos.
Staff at The Log Shed had planned to raise money for charities with their friend and BBC radio presenter Dom Busby. After his death in June, they now hope to raise £40,000 in his memory.
After Queen and ABBA tribute acts, Ripon is tuning up for its third Saturday of musical entertainment, which will have a more classical feel.
The Skell runs through some of the most beautiful areas of Ripon and Nidderdale. People are being invited to join a project to safeguard the river valley.
John Plummer has been appointed Editor of the Stray Ferret. He succeeds Tamsin O’Brien, who is to become Managing Editor and have a more strategic role.
Film lovers in Ripon have been without the Curzon Cinema for 18 months but the company is finally recruiting and says it will re-open.
Three weeks after the fire, many areas of the Harrogate district remain without TV and radio. The transmitter’s location in rare heather moorland is one of the stumbling blocks.
Ripon’s second free weekend of free family entertainment this month had the Market Place rocking yesterday. An artisan market is open today until 3pm.