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Bid to find top young driver

TV presenters and motoring experts Vicki Butler-Henderson and Quentin Willson are leading the hunt for the UK’s best young driver – but the entrants must be under the legal driving age of 17.

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Best dressed in show

Best dressed in show

Barwick-in-Elmet Flower Club member Julie Dickinson swept the board in the Floral Arrangements tent at the prestigious National Harrogate Spring Show.

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Glitter ball breaks record

Glitter ball breaks record

A glamorous night of entertainment has raised a record £170,230 for Martin House Hospice Care for Children and Young People as it held its Glitter Ball last Friday.

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Archbishop marks windows work

Archbishop marks windows work

The Archbishop of York recently visited the tiny hamlet of Kirkby Wharfe near Tadcaster to lead an evensong service of thanksgiving for the restoration of the windows of St John the Baptist church.

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Ripon food surplus scheme launches

Ripon food surplus scheme launches

Aldi’s Ripon store is now donating surplus food directly to two local charities that distribute food to vulnerable people in the area - the Holy Trinity Church and Ripon YMCA - which provides supported housing for young people in the area.

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Bramham Park ride

Bramham Park ride

Riding for the Disabled’s annual ride through Bramham Park marks a special time for a group of riders from a Birkenshaw livery yard.

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Freemasons’ hand over £38k

Freemasons’ hand over £38k

Martin House Hospice Care for Children and Young People is to buy a specially adapted vehicle thanks to a £38,000 grant from the region’s Freemasons.

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Mum given cure for lost phone

Mum given cure for lost phone

When North Yorkshire mother-of-two Tara Richards lost her mobile phone while travelling in Europe, she thought it was the last she would see of it.

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