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The Great Knaresborough Bed Race 2019

Nerves jangling, excitement brewing, hysteria spreading. There’s only one event that can bring about this accumulation of emotion; The Great Knaresborough Bed Race! On the 8th June 2019 Knaresborough welcomed back the annual Bed Race in which 90 enthusiastic (and a little bit crazy!) teams readied themselves for 15-30 minutes of blood, sweat and tears. Each […]

TV Licensing Phishing Scam

An ongoing TV Licensing phishing campaign that begun in September 2018 has been identified by the National Fraud Intelligence Bureau. There have been over 250 crime reports made in relation to the campaign with cumulative losses in excess of £2 million. Individuals receive a TV Licensing phishing email with links to a convincing-looking website. The […]

Life in Miniature

Daphne & Clifford Taylor are very giving members of our local community and have an interesting story to tell. In her short ‘going out to work’ life (1957-64), Daphne was a comptometer operator at Yorkshire Farmers, York and then a National cash machine operator in the sales office, Rowntree’s in York where she met her […]

Yorkshire’s Young Stars

The Yorkshire Choice Awards reward not only business and community heroes across the county, but also Young Achievers and inspirational young people too. There are 12 youthful achievers nominated from across our region, all of whom have worked tirelessly to achieve personal, sporting or charitable goals.  All our nominees are under sixteen years of age […]

Holiday Clubs Summer 2018 near Knaresborough

20-31 August Grass Roots Muddy Boots, 5-11 yr olds Bluebell Woods, Arkendale both weeks & At Kirk Smeaton Woods 28-31 Aug Visit website for more info:  www.grassrootsmuddyboots.com,  sally@grassrootsmuddyboots.com   30 July – 3 August Knaresborough United Reform Church, Mon to Fri 10am to 12noon All primary aged children (inc foundation), Free club, book early Visit […]

St Johns Bell Ringers

Local business man, Keith West, along with his team at PEMCO Creative have made an amazing video of St Johns Bell Ringers!  Using a special aerial drone which takes 2 people to operate, they were able to take some very unique and amazing images – check out this video ! PEMCO Creative provide business-to-business services […]