While re-wilding is greeted with delight in parts of the Harrogate district, it is causing dismay and distress for mourners visiting Ripon Cemetery.
Harrogate Borough Council (HBC) has been accused of 'disrespecting the dead of Ripon' and causing 'distress' to their relatives and friends. People visiting the city's cemetery on Kirkby Road this week spoke of their 'distress and disgust.' They are concerned about...
There have been no confirmed fish deaths since a 12-mile stretch between Gouthwaite reservoir and Hampsthwaite turned chocolate brown on Saturday. Clean water is being pumped in but concerns remain.
Work on the delayed Otley Road cycle path is set to finally begin in August — and the first phase could be completed before Christmas, according to North Yorkshire County Council. The project has been beset with delays which have frustrated cyclists.
Harrogate Borough Council is drawing up a plan for what infrastructure, such as schools, roads and doctor’s surgeries, are needed in the west of Harrogate where as many as 4,000 new homes could eventually be built before 2035.
Euro Garages, which runs drive-thru outlets for KFC and Greggs, wants to build the coffee shop on the former 1st Dental surgery site on Wetherby Road. Residents fighting the plans will appear at an appeal hearing on Tuesday.
The bunting on Oatlands Drive includes messages such as ‘if the climate were a bank it would already have been saved’ and ‘you know it’s bad when introverts are doing this’.
There was a massive reaction to our story yesterday about the Harrogate district’s parks and green spaces being left to grow wild to improve biodiversity and attract bees, birds and insects. Here’s what people are saying.
The new look in Harrogate has been welcomed by many, who see it as encouraging biodiversity. But others who cherish Harrogate’s reputation for horticulture excellence, believe it makes the town look untidy.
Water voles are one of the fastest declining mammals in Britain and are identified as a key species for conservation in the Nidderdale Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.
Harrogate And District NHS Foundation Trust has submitted proposals to build the new cycling storage. The rack would give staff and visitors a safe place to park their bikes following a spate of thefts at the hospital last year.
The Environment Agency has opened a category 1 major pollution incident after a 12-mile stretch of the River Nidd between Gouthwaite reservoir and Hampsthwaite turned chocolate brown.
Ahead of an appeal hearing next week, a Harrogate councillor has said she is confident that there is enough reasons to turn down a controversial Starbucks on Wetherby Road. Cllr Pat Marsh and local residents will fight the proposal at a hearing on June 15.