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Knaresborough Now - A local community magazine which started in September 2010. I came on board in February 2011 as a co-owner for 3.5 years and then purchased the other half in late 2014. We produce our magazine on a monthly basis in both a printed and online format, celebrating local community, events and businesses. We are THE MOST COMPETITIVE advertising medium in the Knaresborough area and do our level best to support all local businesses with their advertising needs whilst also providing a valuable and readable magazine to our readers for free. We also host an interactive website with an online magazine, business directory and events calender to name but a few of its offerings.

Your Go To Guide for the Best Reads of 2016

This is your go to guide to the best reads for 2016 so far – whether you plan to spend it lounging by a pool on an exotic island or even here in good old blighty , we’ve got you covered. Flawed – Cecelia Ahern A book which examines the idea of perfection, Flawed focuses on Celestine, […]

First Drive: Range Rover Evoque Convertible

Four years after its concept debut, Range Rover’s Evoque convertible has come to fruition. Its hard top sibling has already sold more than half a million units since it was launched in 2011 and over 1,500 orders have so far been placed for the convertible variant. What is it? The Evoque convertible is the world’s […]

Which Type Of ISA Is Best For You?

Which Type Of ISA Is Best For You? Individual Savings Accounts were first introduced in 1999. They provided exemption from income tax and capital gains tax, and quickly became a popular place to save and invest. Back then, it was a straightforward choice between a Cash ISA or a Stocks and Shares equivalent, but with […]

Marinated Pepper Platter

A really summery platter of grilled peppers with sun-dried tomatoes and mozzarella pearls. Make a day in advance and chill in the fridge until required. Serve with crusty bread for a simple starter or as part of a summer buffet. Serves 6 as a starter or part of a buffet. Ready in 1 hour plus […]

Horoscopes for 2017

Horoscopes for 2017 These horoscopes are written especially for us by the wonderful James Christie If you would like a private reading, please contact James on 01423 339 770 or jcp@magepublishing.co.uk ARIES    TAURUS    GEMINI    CANCER    LEO    VIRGO    SCORPIO SAGITTARIUS    CAPRICORN    AQUARIUS    PISCES ARIES (Mar 20 – Apr 19) xxxxx back to top TAURUS (Apr 20 – May […]

Christmas Special Offers

Christmas is coming … are you ready or should we not be using the dreaded ‘C’ word ??? We’re working on our October issue as we speak and we’ve come up with FOUR fabulous advertising packages for you … PLUS … all our advertisers in October, November AND December will go into a prize draw for a […]

Inheritance Fraud Scam

Inheritance fraud usually occurs when you are told that someone very rich has died and you are in line to receive a huge inheritance. A fraudster who claims to be a Business Relations Manager from an overseas bank or legal official contacts you through email or a letter stating that a person sharing your family […]

Beer of the Month

By Ted Bruning It would be unthinkable not to raise a glass of an American beer on our Transatlantic chums’ Independence Day, so let’s mark 4th July with an oddity from San Francisco. Anchor Steam, a 4.8% amber beer, has been brewed on and off at various locations in San Francisco since 1871, when it […]

The Greater Outdoors-The gadgets that make Summer sizzle

Let’s be optimistic and pray for a long hot summer. What gadgets can help your summer really sizzle? From making parties more entertaining to ensuring your barbecued food is full of flavour and not food poisoning, gadgets are here to help you make the most of every second of summer. One of the big trends […]