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22/03/2018 04:18 AM
Witness appeal after man arrested on the A64
NORTH Yorkshire Police are seeking witnesses to an incident which happened on the A64 Seamer Road in Scarborough.

21/03/2018 10:38 PM
Four-vehicle crash on A64
THE A64 has been reopened following a four-vehicle crash this morning.

21/03/2018 06:01 PM
Helmsley Walled garden opens early for spring
HELMSLEY Walled Garden is opening early this spring.

21/03/2018 06:01 PM
New chef holds onto hotel's AA rosettes
A RYEDALE hotel is celebrating after retaining its three AA rosettes.

21/03/2018 06:00 PM
Laughter all the way for centenarian Peggy
A WOMAN who celebrated turning 100 last week has always said that “laughter is the best medicine”.

21/03/2018 06:00 PM
Relaunch for new-look Malton supermarket
MORRISONS in Malton was officially relaunched last week.

21/03/2018 06:00 AM
Trio of young musicians
THE PELLEAS Ensemble will be appearing at Helmsley Arts Centre on Sunday, March 25 at 7.30pm.

21/03/2018 06:00 AM
Showcase of artwork
LOCALLY-BASED artists will be showcasing their work at the North Yorkshire Artists Exhibition over the Easter weekend.

21/03/2018 04:00 AM
Changes approved for village pub
A VILLAGE pub is set to be reborn after being shut for seven years.

21/03/2018 03:03 AM
14-week-old puppy seized following lifetime ban
A 14-WEEK-OLD old puppy has been seized from an address in Whitby after a woman ignored a lifetime order banning her from owning a dog.

21/03/2018 12:56 AM
Woman jailed after driving on the A64 while four and a half times the drink-drive limit
A WOMAN has been jailed after drink-driving on the A64 while four and a half times the legal limit.

20/03/2018 10:03 PM
Four-year-old hit by car on the A64 at Rillington
A FOUR-YEAR-OLD boy has been injured in an accident with a car on the A64 at Rillington.

20/03/2018 06:00 PM
Father and son rescue neighbour from burning house
A FATHER and son have told how they saved a neighbour's life as her house was engulfed in flames.

20/03/2018 06:00 PM
Ryedale District Council HQ to move by 2020
RYEDALE District Council will move out of its current building in Old Malton by autumn 2020, under new plans.

20/03/2018 06:00 PM
PICTURES: Cajun festival brings a bit of warmth to Malton
THE seventh annual Yorkshire Cajun and Zydeco Festival brought some heat amid the snow in Malton at the weekend.

20/03/2018 06:00 PM
Funeral service for respected photographer Alec Russell
A MAN who was respected by his peers, jockeys and trainers was one of the tributes paid to award-winning photographer Alec Russell.

20/03/2018 06:00 PM
Concerns raised over future of abattoirs
SMALL-scale farmers and food producers in the North York Moors have raised concerns about the difficulties faced by local abattoirs.

20/03/2018 06:00 PM
Concerns over shared council chief executive role
RYEDALE District Council (RDC) has agreed to share some of its key leadership staff with North Yorkshire County Council (NYCC), in a move that some councillors warned raised the spectre of it becoming a unitary authority.

20/03/2018 06:00 PM
Greenlight for 56 new affordable homes
WORK on a development of 56 affordable homes in Malton could start in a matter of weeks.

20/03/2018 06:00 PM
War story helps Dorinda scoop first prize
RYEDALE Family History Group has announced the winner of the 2017 short story competition.

20/03/2018 06:00 PM
£15m broadband boost for Ryedale towns
THREE Ryedale town are among those which could benefit from a £15.1 million boost to North Yorkshire’s digital infrastructure.

20/03/2018 06:00 PM
Ryedale fanfare trumpets fit for a Prince's wedding
FANFARE trumpets made in a workshop near York look set to be used at Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s wedding in May.

20/03/2018 06:00 PM
Gino is top dog at Crufts
A MALTON Maltese has won a clutch of awards at Crufts.

20/03/2018 06:00 PM
New plays for young people
THE 1812 Youth Theatre will be performing The Changing Room by Chris Bush at Helmsley Arts Centre this weekend as part of National Theatre Connections - a nationwide celebration of new plays for young people.

20/03/2018 01:05 AM
Which way to Malton? New signs cause confusion
CONFUSION has arisen over new traffic signs in Norton.

19/03/2018 09:03 PM
Do you recognise this cat found on a bus from Pickering?
A GINGER cat has been found on a coach at the end of the vehicle's journey from Pickering to Newcastle.

19/03/2018 06:00 PM
£4,000 boost for Yorkshire Air Ambulance
A FUNDRAISING event has raised more than £4,000 for the Yorkshire Air Ambulance.

19/03/2018 04:22 AM
VIDEO: If you know what happened to Claudia, watch this heartrending appeal and then go to the police
ONE of Claudia Lawrence's closest friends and her father have both made emotional appeals for anyone who knows what happened to the missing York chef to finally come forward.

18/03/2018 11:46 PM
Bomb threats received by several schools in York
A NUMBER of bomb threats have been made to schools in York and North Yorkshire - sparking an investigation by cybercrime detectives

18/03/2018 09:08 PM
100 runners rescued on the North York Moors
MORE than 100 long distance runners had to be rescued last night after wintry weather closed in on them.

18/03/2018 06:00 PM
Two people taken to hospital following house fire in Norton
TWO people have been taken to hospital following a house fire in Norton yesterday.

18/03/2018 06:00 PM
Special police constables sworn in
NEW Special Constables are joining their frontline colleagues across North Yorkshire after successfully completing their initial training.

17/03/2018 06:00 PM
LETTERS: Fracking industry is all about the money
I WRITE regarding the fracking industry’s riposte to the letter from landowners (Gazette, March 28). They say fracking will create jobs.

17/03/2018 06:00 PM
Saddle warning to horse riders
A CAMPAIGN is under way to ensure horses are not harmed by riders who are too big for their animals at the North’s leading agricultural show.

17/03/2018 06:00 PM
Taking a lot of stick
SCREECHING of metal on metal. Sparks flying. Curses ringing through the air. What was John up to? Answer: Making a different sort of handle for one of his walking sticks, the creation of which are becoming quite an obsession with him.

17/03/2018 06:00 PM
Tawdry tale of saints and lace
I LOVE it when I discover an unusual fact that I never knew before thanks to reading my Dad’s 40-year-old columns. I have come across many and this week was no different as I learned the interesting story behind the word “tawdry”, thanks to Dad mentioning that someone had asked him if he knew the origins of the word in his column from March 18, 1978.

17/03/2018 06:00 PM
Book of village revelations
A NEW book has been published about a forgotten family of lords in Ryedale.

16/03/2018 06:00 PM
All your town and village news
HERE'S is all your latest Vale and Dale news. Find out what is happening in your neighbourhood, check out when your parish council meets or simply plan ahead with details of events taking place round the corner.

16/03/2018 06:00 PM
Flight of the bumble bee
MARCH is a month punctuated by moments that make me smile. They are usually instances that remind me of winter’s impending and inevitable retreat – the first blackbird’s song from the back garden, a lone yellow star of celendine on a south-facing bank and, of course, that lovely day on the 25th of the month when the clocks “spring” forward.

16/03/2018 06:00 PM
Cycle ride perfect for two
HERE’S a ride for a spring weekend break. Not too many miles and an overnight in a nice pub with good food and real ale. Best shared with a friend or two. Start by meeting up at Cycle Heaven bike shop in York. Their on-site cafe does a mean bacon sandwich.

16/03/2018 06:00 PM
Cut above the rest for fresh, vibrant stems
WELL things are really hotting up here, everywhere I look someone is cutting back old herbaceous growth, someone is jet washing benches. The sound of clipping comes from the garden as all the hedges are trimmed back. I can hear the tapping of a hammer as someone else makes some lovely new planters for the entrance.

16/03/2018 05:29 AM
Firefighters called to washing machine fire
FIREFIGHTERS were called to a washing machine on fire earlier today.

16/03/2018 02:26 AM
Road closed after large hole appears
A LARGE hole has opened up on St James Road in Scarborough.

15/03/2018 10:08 PM
SNOW: Yellow warning for issued for North Yorkshire
THE 'Mini Beast from the East' will make it feel bitterly cold this weekend - and forecasters think there are two times when snow is most likely to fall in North Yorkshire.

15/03/2018 09:59 PM
Teenager injured in assault
A TEENAGER was left with a nose bleed after an assault.

15/03/2018 06:00 PM
Malton named as one of the best places to live
MALTON has been named as one of the 10 locations in the North and Northeast to live by The Sunday Times.

15/03/2018 06:00 PM
Awards for heritage attractions
TWO Ryedale attractions have been recognised in UK Heritage Awards 2018.

15/03/2018 06:00 PM
Moorland walk to raise funds for charity cause
THE problem of child sexual exploitation is being highlighted via a sponsored 20-mile walk in the North York Moors.

15/03/2018 06:00 PM
Housing development honour for former mayor
A NEW housing development in Norton has been named after a former town mayor.

15/03/2018 06:00 PM
Litter picks are the ready for spring clean
MALTON and Norton Tidy Group’s events for Keep Britain Tidy’s Great British Spring Clean have been rescheduled following the recent bad weather.