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  1. Thirsk and Sowerby Harriers: Heat makes life difficult for runners a Burton Leonard 10KRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Darlington and Stockton Times

    ANOTHER hugely hot weekend made life difficult for all runners, and the Burton Leonard multi terrain 10k, always a toughie with its continuous undulations and tree roots, seemed even harder than usual, though trees offered shade in places. Nevertheless, 321 runners completed the course of this friendly village race, with newly rejoined Paul Atkinson first club finisher, 120th in 52.31.

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  2. Looking Back: Schools were too important to close...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 18 | Darlington and Stockton Times

    THERE was a surprise victory for the small village schools of Arkengarthdale, near Reeth, and Kilburn, near Thirsk. North Riding County Council had already agreed to close the schools, which had 20 pupils and 18 pupils respectively, and had informed the Secretary of State of the closures.

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  3. on this Day: July 20Read the original story

    Friday | York Press

    The North Riding Education Committee had approved a sum of 30,000 for a new senior school in Thirsk. Under the schools re-organisation scheme, the school would be able to accommodate 480 children and should be completed within the next two years.

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  4. Ryedale pub manager died after falling down stairs at home after drinking heavily, inquest hearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 19 | Darlington and Stockton Times

    A PUB manager died after being left in a nine-month coma following a fall down the stairs at his home in North Yorkshire. Andrew Daly, 43, suffered numerous brain injuries when he hit his head after falling down the stairs on March 23, 2017, in Ampleforth, near Thirsk, and remained in a coma until his death on December 17, 2017.

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  5. Councillors approve 550,000 investment to improve car parksRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 18 | Darlington and Stockton Times

    The funding allocation marks the start of a two year improvement programme across the five market towns of Northallerton , Thirsk, Bedale , Stokesley and Easingwold. Parking bays will be made bigger, electric car charging points installed and new payment methods introduced at the pay and display machines.

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  6. Grant boost for A 5m sports village bidRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 18 | York Press

    A 5M SCHEME to create a sports village beside a huge housing estate and employment site has taken a major step forward after landing a 643,000 European Union grant. Hambleton District Council said the European Regional Development Fund grant would be used towards the costs of preparing land, developing allotments and installing a 1km fitness trail at the Sowerby site, near Thirsk.

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  7. North Yorkshire: News in BriefRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 18 | Darlington and Stockton Times

    A FREE course educating bikers on how to react if they are first at an accident scene is running at Northallerton fire station on July 22 and Richmond fire station on September 2. It includes advice on crash scene management and casualty care. They start at 9.30am .

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  8. A 4.1m flood-hit road scheme unlocks economic growthRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 17 | Darlington and Stockton Times

    A 4.1m road scheme at one of the region's key employment sites has opened, securing 850 jobs and a wave of investment. Bosses of firms at Dalton Bridge Industrial Estate said the new bridge near its main entrance from the A168 had enabled them to significantly expand.

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  9. A 5m 'sports village' scheme secures European Union fundingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 17 | Darlington and Stockton Times

    A 5m scheme to create a sports village beside a huge housing estate and employment site has taken a major step forward after landing a 643,000 European Union grant. Hambleton District Council said the European Regional Development Fund grant would be used towards the costs of preparing land, developing allotments and installing a 1km fitness trail at the Sowerby site, near Thirsk.

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  10. Robin Goodfellow's racing tips: Best bets for Tuesday, July 17Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 16 | Daily Mail

    Welcome home! 500,000 France fans line the Champs-Elysees as far as the eye can see to hail their heroes after World Cup glory Arsenal fall victim to embarrassing scam as partnership with BYD Auto was signed off by someone acting as an employee of the Chinese company Hail the new king of Turin! Juventus unveil Ronaldo amid blur of flashing cameras, swagger and stardust as Old Lady make almighty fuss of A 100m man Sanchez misses out on Manchester United tour of the US after being refused entry due to visa issues arising from Spanish tax fraud Henry turns down A 10m Sky role in quest to become a manager... and he's received three offers already 'With one or two adjustments, we can play my football': Sarri vows to transform Chelsea style and bring 'fun' back as he takes training for the first time Hart expects to earn surprise place in City's pre-season tour squad despite preparing to leave ... (more)

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  11. Questions raised over new council committeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 13 | Gazetteherald.co.uk

    The new Thirsk and Malton constituency area committee, comprised of county councillors in the Parliamentary constituency area, replaces the Ryedale area committee and met for the first time in Hovingham last week. The Ryedale area committee was seen as a means of both linking up district-level issues with the county authority and providing a way for citizens to publicly question their representatives.

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  12. Pilmoor League: Three-way tie at top as season enters final stagesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 11 | York Press

    THERE is now a three-way tie at the top of the first division of the Pilmoor Evening Cricket League with less than a month of the season remaining. Clifton Alliance, previously two points ahead, were without a fixture in the last round of games, and both Sessay and Sheriff Hutton Bridge took the chance to join them at the top.

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  13. Charity set to 'bring back a smile' for poorly people across North YorkshireRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 9 | Darlington and Stockton Times

    The Bishop Auckland -based Bringing Back A Smile Charity has been running for almost two-years and helps fund days out and positive experiences for people suffering from serious and terminal illnesses. The recent Thirsk Truck Gathering donated 1,000 to the cause and two of the truck festival's organisers, Suzie Dodds and Jason Smallridge went even further and volunteered to help establish the charity in the Thirsk area.

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  14. Road work starts after years of delay at Sowerby GatewayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 9 | Darlington and Stockton Times

    WORK on a crucial 5m road junction finally started yesterday up to five years after people were told it would be built as part of a massive housing development. Creating the new Sowerby Gateway junction, near Thirsk will cause traffic chaos around the A168 and B1448 entry and exit slip roads which are both being shut down over the next nine months.

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  15. on this Day: July 10Read the original story

    Monday Jul 9 | York Press

    The schedule had been issued for Easingwold's annual Agricultural Show, containing some very interesting features. Announcing it would open its doors to the whole of Yorkshire, 400 in prizes were on offer, with several challenge cups up for grabs.

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  16. Kitchen and furniture maker, Treske, invests A 200,000 in equipmentRead the original story

    Friday Jul 6 | Darlington and Stockton Times

    Treske, of Thirsk, bought a 5 Axis CNC Router to improve its production process in terms of speed and quality. The York, North Yorkshire and East Riding Local Enterprise Partnership contributed 40,000 towards the investment through its Let's Grow Fund.

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  17. Graeme McDowell - confident of overcoming clubs mishapRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 4 | Sporting Life

    Graeme McDowell is confident he can put the saga of his missing clubs behind him in order to qualify for the Open Championship. McDowell was forced to pull out of final qualifying on Tuesday after his clubs failed to arrive in Manchester following last week's French Open, but the former US Open champion can avoid missing the Open for the second year in succession by claiming one of the three places on offer at either this week's Dubai Duty Free Irish Open or next week's Scottish Open.

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  18. DeGale vacates IBF titleRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 4 | Sporting Life

    James DeGale has vacated his IBF super-middleweight title to allow him to focus on "securing the biggest fights" available to him. The 32-year-old became the first British Olympic gold medallist to win a professional world title when in 2015 he outpointed Andre Dirrell in Boston.

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  19. Go-ahead for major improvements for 11 car parksRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 3 | Darlington and Stockton Times

    It paves the way for a two year improvement programme across the five market towns Northallerton , Thirsk, Bedale , Stokesley and Easingwold. Parking bays will be made bigger, electric car-charging points installed and new payment methods introduced in the machines at the pay and display facilities.

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  20. Johanna Konta celebrates her victoryRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 3 | Sporting Life

    Johanna Konta is up and running at this year's Wimbledon but she had to dig deep to see off world number 88 Natalia Vikhlyantseva. The British number one, who reached the semi-finals last year, was a 7-5 7-6 winner on a hot but blustery Court Two.

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