The Advertiser Series E-Editions

Staff celebrate after store put on "saved list"

The Advertiser Series: Staff of Lakeland Leather who launched a campaign to save it

2:12pm Tuesday 2nd September 2014

A CAMPAIGN by staff to save their jobs has paid off after administrators revealed the Lakeland Leather, in Northallerton, is the first of 18 previously doomed stores to sign a new lease.

Farmers' tractor run ploughs money into cancer charity

The Advertiser Series: PLOUGHING ON: Pam Ashmore (second from left) and Sue Birdsall (third from left) from the Teesdale branch of Cancer Research UK are presented with a cheque from a group of Swaledale farmers who staged two tractor runs over summer

12:16pm Sunday 31st August 2014

A GROUP of farmers have gone the extra mile to raise money for Cancer Research UK by travelling hundreds of kilometres in their vintage tractors.

Work of top cartoonist is showcased

The Advertiser Series: POCKET CARTOONS: Nunnington Hall will showcase the work of Matt Pritchett.

12:36pm Saturday 30th August 2014

THE work of one of Britain’s most popular cartoonist is about to be showcased by the National Trust.

Head of youth charity named community champion

2:57pm Friday 29th August 2014

A WOMAN has been named community champion for her dedication to helping young people in North Yorkshire.

Son's courage will spur mother on as she tackles Britain's highest mountain

The Advertiser Series: MOUNTAIN CHALLENGE: Emma Smith with her son Jack. Emma will be climbing Ben Nevis to raise money for the Cystic Fibrosis Trust which helps cystic fibrosis sufferers like her son Jack

12:53pm Friday 29th August 2014

THE mother of an eight-year-old boy with cystic fibrosis is to tackle Britain’s highest mountain to raise funds for the charity which helps her son.

Alexander Technique workshops to raise funds for charity

11:43am Friday 29th August 2014

TASTER sessions for a class to alleviate back, neck and joint pains taking place in September will raise funds for two charities.

Sixty years of give and take

The Advertiser Series: Richard Doughty (9780879)

4:17pm Thursday 28th August 2014

HAPPY couple Eric and Mollie Dent are celebrating – after notching up 60 years of wedded bliss.

Leading entrepreneur to share his expertise with local Samaritans branch

1:14pm Thursday 28th August 2014

A LEADING businessman has become the new patron of the North Yorkshire branch of the Samaritans.

Thirsk parent and toddler group created after £46k grant windfall

1:39pm Wednesday 27th August 2014

A PARENT, baby and toddler group is set to be launched after volunteers landed a £46,000 grant.

Mobile Post Office gets modern new look

The Advertiser Series: NEW LOOK: The new van takes to the road.

1:37pm Wednesday 27th August 2014

A LOCAL Post Office has received a special delivery that should help for smoother services for customers in the area.

Chance to quiz health chiefs

4:11pm Tuesday 26th August 2014

THE public are being given the chance to quiz GPs and health bosses at the first AGM for the new Clinical Commissioning Group for the Hambleton and Richmondshire areas.

Record-breaking weekend for theme park

The Advertiser Series: TINCHY STRYDER: Heading for Flamingo Land.

4:08pm Tuesday 26th August 2014

MUSIC star Tinchy Stryder helped to create a record-breaking weekend at one of North Yorkshire’s biggest attractions.

Radio Amateurs call on new recruits to tune into the world

The Advertiser Series: Radio entusiasts: There are two million amateur radio enthusiasts around the world

4:01pm Tuesday 26th August 2014

As social media takes over, enthusiasts from North Yorkshire are calling for recruits to join a new club using historic communications technology to talk to the world.

Sisters and former Richmond School students take on framing business

The Advertiser Series: GALLERY OWNERS: Jaye Caffery, Sue Eastham, and Alex Caffery.

1:46pm Tuesday 26th August 2014

A RICHMOND picture framing business and gallery that has been established for 23 years has been passed on from retiring owner to two former local school pupils.

Dales show is a hit with thousands

The Advertiser Series: SHOW TIME: Reeth Show.  Winners in the various sheep categories: David Wilson of Beckwithshaw nr Harrogate with Dalesbred champion.  Picture: CHRIS BOOTH (9641863)

5:24pm Monday 25th August 2014

VISITORS flocked in their thousands to spend their Bank Holiday at a show in the remote part of the Yorkshire Dales today.

Market scheme gets go-ahead

The Advertiser Series: MAJOR PLANS: Ryedale District Council will decide this week.

3:45pm Monday 25th August 2014

A LONG-awaited plan for a new home for a major livestock market has been the go-ahead after a leader of the multi-million pound scheme said it would benefit the local economy - and create some 800 new jobs.

Gurkhas are determined to prove their toughness

11:53am Monday 25th August 2014

A GROUP of British Army Gurkha soldiers are preparing to face one of the world’s toughest sporting events in North Yorkshire.

Police issue bogus cash point devices alert after illegal withdrawals

The Advertiser Series: WITNESS PLEA: North Yorkshire Police are appealing to anyone who saw a blue Vauxhall Astra crashed near Ferrensby on Sunday night to call them

9:16pm Sunday 24th August 2014

POLICE are urging people to be vigilant when withdrawing money after suspicious devices were found on cash machine.

Concerns grow about anti-social behaviour at Dales beauty spot

The Advertiser Series: BEAUTY SPOT: Concerns are growing about antis-coal behaviour beside the River Ure at Redmire.

4:23pm Friday 22nd August 2014

CONCERNS about anti-social behaviour at a Yorkshire Dales beauty spot have prompted calls for visitors to improve their behaviour or face public access being restricted.

Council announces intention to take on Northallerton prison for redevelopment

12:34pm Friday 22nd August 2014

A DERELICT prison site could be given a new lease of life to become part of an economic redevelopment scheme in a Hambleton market town.

Changes to 500-home extension to Malton to be revealed

The Advertiser Series: ESTATE PLAN: An artist's impression of the High Malton development

4:24pm Thursday 21st August 2014

DETAILS of changes to a plan for a 500-home extension to a market town are set to be unveiled.

Great Taste Awards help celebrate 25 years

The Advertiser Series: Caroline and Katie Bell from the Shepherd's Purse

2:33pm Thursday 21st August 2014

AN artisan cheesemaker is celebrating its 25th anniversary in true style – after winning another clutch of awards.

Ethical bank supports almhouses project

The Advertiser Series: CHARITY BANK: £500,000 loan to almshouse project.

4:38pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

AN ambitious project to restore a set of 17th-century almshouses has won the support of an ethical bank.

Scheme to help people get to work gets boost

The Advertiser Series: WORKING WHEELS: Cllr Bridget Fortune is pictured with Keith McDonnell from W2W.

4:36pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

A SUCCESSFUL mobility project designed to help unemployed people find work is set to roll forward after winning a major financial boost.

Thirsk archery club offers primary pupils taster sessions

The Advertiser Series: AIMING HIGH: Flynn Cole, a Year Three pupil at Mill Hill Primary School, Northallerton, with Denise Brockbank and Danny Cameron, of Thirsk Bowmen and Councillor Bridget Fortune, right

4:41pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

AN ARCHERY group will offer primary schoolchildren the chance to try the sport after landing a council grant.

Marks and Spencer seek permission for food store on historic site

The Advertiser Series: CONVERSION PLAN: The former Rutson Hospital, in Northallerton, which developers want to convert into a supermarket and a pub

3:24pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

DEVELOPERS behind a plan to create a Marks & Spencer supermarket and a pub on a former NHS hospital have applied for planning permission to transform the site.

Couple celebrate 60th wedding anniversary

The Advertiser Series: WEDDING DAY: Doreen and Gerald Swainston on their wedding day

6:20pm Monday 18th August 2014

A COUPLE who have been at the heart of Richmond civic life since they were married have celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary.

Parish council opposes plans for children's care home in Hambleton village

5:07pm Monday 18th August 2014

PLANS to house six young people with behavioural and social difficulties in a Hambleton village have been opposed by a parish council over fears of anti-social behaviour and crime.

Decision imminent on major plans for town

The Advertiser Series: MAJOR PLANS: Ryedale District Council will decide this week.

4:31pm Monday 18th August 2014

MAJOR schemes that could transform business and housing in a North Yorkshire market town look set for approval.

Emergency exercise at RAF base

3:37pm Monday 18th August 2014

AIRMEN and 999 crews will be putting themselves and their procedures to the test later this month.

Northallerton Samaritans celebrate 50th anniversary

The Advertiser Series: GUEST SPEAKER: Lord Crathorne at the Samaritans 50th anniversary lunch in Northallerton

3:35pm Monday 18th August 2014

A CHARITY that lends a caring ear to those in distress has celebrated 50 years of its Northallerton branch.

Residents determined to keep common room to maintain active social lives

3:32pm Friday 15th August 2014

RESIDENTS of a housing association complex who fear they will lose a common room that provides social and active entertainment have said they will start a picket line to save it.

Teenager hopes to resurrect the Green Party in Hambleton and Richmondshire

2:18pm Friday 15th August 2014

A TEENAGER passionate about politics is hoping to instigate a resurgence of the Green Party in Richmondshire and Hambleton.

Staff and students celebrate outstanding A Level results

The Advertiser Series: HIGH ACHIEVERS: Miles Hunter, Josh Rutherford, Phoebe Richardson, Beth Hodgson and Eleanor White.

2:14pm Friday 15th August 2014

STAFF and students at Richmond School were celebrating after gaining a 99 per cent pass rate and with more students than in recent years going to their first choice university.

Businesses are offered iconic town hall

The Advertiser Series: BUSINESS OPPORTIUNITY: The restored Malton Town Hall.

1:08pm Friday 15th August 2014

BUSINESSES are being offered the chance to locate themselves in an iconic 18th-century building.

Fraudster ordered to repay £88k

4:46pm Thursday 14th August 2014

A FRAUDSTER who secured £291,000 through crime has been ordered to repay almost £50,000 to a council.

Council chairman presents £21,000 to soldiers' charity

The Advertiser Series: CHARITY BOOST: Guests at the presentation ceremony in Catterick Garrison with, front row, from left, Colonel Stephen Padgett, Major Barney Barnbrook, Lord Crathorne, Councillor Bernard Bateman and Councillor John Weighell.

3:58pm Thursday 14th August 2014

A COUNCILLOR who spent a year tirelessly fundraising for a charity which provides vital help and support for wounded and sick soldiers has handed over a cheque for £21,000.

Expert passes on his green-fingered skills

The Advertiser Series: GREEN FINGERS: Head gardener Chris Baker will lead the workshop.

12:47pm Thursday 14th August 2014

A LEADING garden expert is passing on his skills by showing keen amateurs how to plan a herbaceous border.

Family say thanks in a practical manner

The Advertiser Series: GRATEFUL FAMILY: Will, Debbie, Andrew and Tom with Judith Curtis at the Friarage Hospital’s Scott Suite.

4:07pm Wednesday 13th August 2014

A THANKFUL family showed their gratitude in a practical way after wife and mum Debbie Bunn was saved from breast cancer.

New life for old railway carriage at Leeming Bar

The Advertiser Series: CARRIAGE PLAN: Leeming Bar is home to the Wensleydale Railway.

1:13pm Wednesday 13th August 2014

HOPES of turning an old railway carriage into a local community centre are pressing ahead.

Ampleforth Abbey to feature in BBC Songs of Praise

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11:16am Wednesday 13th August 2014

THE singing and music of Ampleforth Abbey will be celebrated among a wider congregation than usual this Sunday when a special Songs of Praise episode airs on BBC1.

Bedale U13s win cup after tense final

The Advertiser Series: CUP WINNERS:Bedale U13s cup winning cricket team. Back row from left, Martin Harvey (Coach), Chris Stubbs, Jake Harvey, Jack Smith, Matthew Dollimore, Jack Lawson. Front Row from left, Ben Taylor, Joseph Chisholm, Henry Shepherd, John Estensen, Charlie To

1:21pm Tuesday 12th August 2014

BEDALE under-13 cricket team triumphed in the Hambleton Junior Cricket League Norman Whitely Cup after a tense final.

Boy completes charity walk in honour of father's friend

The Advertiser Series: CHARITY WALK: Will Burwell celebrates finishing his 22-mile walk for the MND Association.

12:15pm Tuesday 12th August 2014

A TEN-year-old boy has completed a 22-mile walk to raise money and awareness for the Motor Neurone Disease Association (MNDA).

Hospital garden and allotment helps mental health patients on road to recovery

The Advertiser Series: GARDEN GROWTH: Amy Colling, clinical leader, in the garden at Ward 15 at the Friarage Hospital.

4:25pm Monday 11th August 2014

PATIENTS at Northallerton’s Friarage Hospital mental health unit have benefitted from flexing their green fingers by reviving an unloved garden.

Walking and book festival celebrates its 10th anniversary

The Advertiser Series: LITERARY DELIGHT: A festival that combines books and boots is celebrating its 10th year - and is reporting healthy advance bookings for many of its events

6:03am Monday 11th August 2014

A FESTIVAL that combines books and boots is celebrating its 10th year - and is reporting healthy advance bookings for many of its events.

Classic car show aiming to raise funds for scanner

The Advertiser Series: FUNDRAISING AIM: Swainby Mayor John Forrest with Geoff Newton, one of Swainby Classic Car Show's organisers

6:06pm Friday 8th August 2014

A CLASSIC car show - which has raised more than £35,000 for good causes in the past - is now aiming to raise funds for a hospital scanner.

All male cast perform Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet at Kiplin Hall

The Advertiser Series: TRAGIC LOVERS: Cast members from the Lord Chamberlain's Men perform Romeo and Juliet Picture: TOBY  FARROW

6:03pm Friday 8th August 2014

AN ALL-male performance of a Shakespeare classic will take place at a lakeside setting at a North Yorkshire Jacobean hall.

Spoof Iron Cross that ridiculed the enemy

The Advertiser Series: PROPAGANDA  SPOOF: Jennifer Dunne, collections manager for Scarborough Museums Trust ,with the First World War propaganda Iron Cross.

4:49pm Friday 8th August 2014

A REMINDER of when death rained from the skies over coastal towns during the First World War has come to light.

Four friends put "hit and miss" training behind them as they cycle the country

The Advertiser Series: LONG HAUL: Austin Gregg, from Masham, who has set himself the tough challenge of cycling the length of the country

3:23pm Friday 8th August 2014

A GROUP of four friends are due to set off on the most challenging ride of their life when they attempt to cycle from John O’Groats to Lands End in nine days.

Successful youth theatre to expand

3:21pm Friday 8th August 2014

The GEORGIAN Theatre Royal in Richmond is expanding its successful Youth Theatre and introducing new classes at Colburn Leisure Centre.



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