Councillors in a bitter battle over the future of local government across England’s largest county have been warned they face having a council system shaped by Whitehall mandarins unless they work together to find a […]
Five top swimmers from the Down Syndrome Swimming – GB squad have attended a series of training sessions held at Richmond Swimming Pool. The five athletes travelled to the area to be coached by Richmond […]
Another week in Richmondshire in photos.
Mr Yorke’s Walled Garden, an 18th century Richmond garden, with views of Richmond Castle and Culloden Tower, is opening for local charity, Just the Job Environmental Services, today from 1pm to 5.30pm. All money raised […]
A proposed drive thru restaurant will increase traffic problems and health issues for local residents, community leaders say. Colburn Town Council has raised concerns about plans for a drive thru and three shops on land […]
By Betsy Everett Excessive parking in rural villages is a widespread problem in the Dales with no satisfactory solution, Askrigg parish council has been told. Commenting on a former resident’s objection to a barn conversion, which […]
The virtual Wensleydale Show will take place this bank holiday weekend with the public getting chance of winning a luxury break. The show will kick off on Saturday morning with the winners announced of the […]
By Betsy Everett Fears that more stringent rules governing safety checks on defibrillators in rural areas might cause problems for volunteer “guardians” have been expressed at a Dales parish council meeting. Council clerk Karen Lynch, […]