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Harrogate News: January 2019 Round Up

Law society president stands down The Presidency of the Harrogate & District Law Society changed hands in January when Andrew Gray, founder of Harrogate law firm Truth Legal, handed the presidency to Stephen Hopwood of McCormicks Solicitors. The society has been in existence since 1918 and has over 100 members [...]

By | 2019-02-15T10:11:26+01:00 February 6th, 2019|Harrogate News|

Harrogate News Round-Up – December’s Festive Edition

Local MP gives thumbs up to local businesses at Christmas Harrogate and Knaresborough MP, Andrew Jones, has thrown his support behind the town’s ‘Love Your High Street’ campaign. With the aim of championing local, independent businesses, Mr Jones was quick to point out the wonderful festive window displays provided by [...]

By | 2019-01-17T09:09:17+01:00 January 5th, 2019|Harrogate News|

Harrogate News – October News Round-Up

Mindless Vandals Condemned By Council Leader Repeated occurrences of vandalism in the The Stray area near Skipton Road have been condemned by council leader Richard Cooper as ‘mindless’. Several trees were snapped off at the base causing up to £1500 of damage, just weeks after they were re-planted when an [...]

By | 2018-12-03T14:31:11+01:00 November 12th, 2018|Harrogate News|

Harrogate News – September Round-Up

There were a number of stories making the Harrogate headlines last month, including a new Harrogate Park & Ride scheme. See the top stories below: Man held at gun point over imitation firearm A 34-year-old man was arrested in The Den bar in the centre of Harrogate after customers made [...]

By | 2018-10-11T14:46:55+01:00 October 7th, 2018|Harrogate News|

Harrogate News Round-Up – June 2018

June was a busy month in terms of local news! We've included a round-up of what's been happening in Harrogate recently. Carer stole from patient to fund drug addiction Greg Watson, 28, was a carer working for Foresight Care Group in Harrogate when he stole thousands of pounds from two [...]

By | 2018-07-17T16:43:06+01:00 July 17th, 2018|Harrogate News|

Truth Legal Donates To Harrogate Citizens Advice

At Truth Legal we pride ourselves on playing a central role in helping people with their everyday legal problems. As a result of this we are delighted to have made a £500 donation to the Harrogate Citizen’s Advice, in many ways an organisation with a similar ethos and motivation to [...]

By | 2018-06-05T09:23:30+01:00 June 5th, 2018|Harrogate News|

Truth Legal Donates To The Willow Tree Primary School Swimming Pool Fund

Continuing our local community focus, we took great pleasure in recently contributing to the swimming pool fund of Willow Tree Primary School in Harrogate. As a result we were pleased to see the grand re-opening of the pool on Friday 25th May. The pool at Willow Tree Primary School is [...]

By | 2018-06-01T05:40:39+01:00 June 1st, 2018|Harrogate News|

Harrogate News Round-Up – May 2018

Union strike action over college job losses Teaching union members went on strike at Harrogate College over fears of job losses due to restructuring. Hull College Group plan to reduce staff numbers at their Harrogate, Goole and Hull campuses and UCU members staged a one day strike on May 9th, [...]

By | 2018-07-11T10:48:25+01:00 May 31st, 2018|Harrogate News|

Harrogate News Round-Up – April 2018

Key Harrogate Employer Unveils £6million Investment Belzona Polymerics unveiled a new 40,000 square foot training and distribution facility at its Claro Road premises in April. The engineering firm employs 170 people and attracts visitors from all over the world to its training facility. The Mayor of Harrogate was on-hand to [...]

By | 2018-05-21T14:08:31+01:00 May 17th, 2018|Harrogate News|