Thirsk, England Newswire

Thirsk, England Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Thirsk, England.

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  1. Young Farmers' Club reportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Darlington and Stockton Times

    CATTERICK. Last week's meeting was a talk on commercial free range laying units.

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  2. News in Brief - North YorkshireRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 19 | Darlington and Stockton Times

    NORTHALLERTON Male Voice Choir will be performing at All Saints Church, Great Thirkleby, on Saturday. They will present a diverse programme to suit a variety of tastes including Gershwin, the Beach Boys and Leonard Cohen.

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  3. Soldier trail to commemorate war anniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 17 | Darlington and Stockton Times

    SOLDIERS are standing to attention around Hambleton as part of events to commemorate the centenary of the end of World War 1. The 100 decorated cardboard cut-outs are creating a 'trail' across the district after being despatched in groups of 20 to shops and businesses in Northallerton , Thirsk, Bedale , Easingwold and Stokesley. Each incorporates a letter and all 20 letters in each town group must be collected and unscrambled to find a phrase relating to the war.

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  4. Witness appeal after 14-year-old girl is assaulted by manRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 16 | York Press

    The 14-year-old was assaulted as she walked along a footpath in Thirsk, between Sowerby Road and Topcliffe Road, leading on to Holly Close, North Yorkshire Police said. It happened at about 3.20pm on Saturday, the force added.

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  5. Teenager assaulted - Police appeal for witnessesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 16 | Darlington and Stockton Times

    A TEENAGER was assaulted by a man in Thirsk. The 14-year-old girl was assaulted as she walked along a footpath between Sowerby Road and Topcliffe Road, leading on to Holly Close.

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  6. Young Farmers' Club reportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 14 | Darlington and Stockton Times

    CATTERICK. Last week, members enjoyed a tour of Bainbridge Vets Practice. A big thank you to the team for a very informative meeting and the excellent refreshments.

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  7. New radio link system to make town saferRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 9 | Darlington and Stockton Times

    Agencies have joined together to introduce a radio link system in Thirsk; Cllr Robson is pictured with fellow Ward Member, Cllr Gareth Dadd, PC Johnathan Harrison, Julia Mulligan, Police and Crime Commissioner, Sgt Jerry Perrin and Guy Baragwanath The Police and Crime Commissioner's Office has supported the installation of a new security radio system in the town. The new radio link will help businesses, CCTV operators and the police work more closely together to both detect and deter crime.

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  8. Former hospital sold for community use after 11-month struggleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 9 | Darlington and Stockton Times

    A HOSPITAL once gifted to the residents of a town has been bought back off the NHS in a drive to save it for community use. Two years after NHS Hambleton, Richmondshire and Whitby Clinical Commissioning Group decided the Lambert Memorial Hospital in Thirsk would close permanently, Hambleton District Council has announced it has exchanged heads of terms with NHS Property Services.

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  9. Great results from Harriers in fine formRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 7 | Darlington and Stockton Times

    THE Harriers were in fine form this week with great results in the cross country relays right throughout the club, big runs in Glasgow, Ripon, Reservoir Dogs Ultra marathon and Redcar. Thirsk was the venue for the start of the cross country season with relays being the order of the day.

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  10. Oldest and best Beef Shorthorn bloodlines to go under hammerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 7 | Darlington and Stockton Times

    Michael Abrahams, left, and herdsman Ray Sanderson, with their stock bull, Sleightholme Star Thistle, and some of the Beef Shorthorn herd which will go under the hammer at Skipton SOME of the oldest and top Beef Shorthorn bloodlines in the UK will go under the hammer at a dispersal sale of Michael Abrahams' entire Newfield herd from Mickley, near Ripon.

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  11. Jailed: Drug-driver overtook on blind bend at 87mph killing talented young doctor in head-on crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 3 | Darlington and Stockton Times

    A TALENTED young doctor was killed by a drug-driver who ploughed into his motorbike while overtaking two cars at 87mph on a blind bend. Dr Alex Boorman's life was "needlessly taken and wasted" due to the "idiotic" driving of Jake Rogers, who tested positive for cannabis and had amassed ten speeding points in just 16 months before the smash.

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  12. Jail for crash driver who killed 'outstanding' young doctorRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 2 | Gazetteherald.co.uk

    A DRIVER was today jailed for seven-and-a-half years for a crash which killed an "outstanding" young doctor - two months after he was prosecuted for speeding for the third time. Jake Rogers was doing 87mph when he overtook two cars on a bend and hit Dr Alex Boorman on his Suzuki motorbike on the A19 Easingwold bypass.

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  13. Jail for crash driver who killed 'outstanding' young York doctorRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 2 | York Press

    A DRIVER who killed an "outstanding" young doctor when he ploughed into his motorbike while trying to overtake on a bend has been jailed for seven and a half years. Dr Alex Boorman, 27, from Thirsk, had his "bright future" at York Hospital cut short when he was killed while riding his motorcycle to work on the A19 Easingwold Bypass on December 7, 2017.

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  14. Jail for crash driver who killed 'outstanding' young York doctorRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 2 | York Press

    A DRIVER was today jailed for seven-and-a-half years for a crash which killed an "outstanding" young doctor - two months after he was prosecuted for speeding for the third time. Jake Rogers was doing 87mph when he overtook two cars on a bend and hit Dr Alex Boorman on his Suzuki motorbike on the A19 Easingwold bypass.

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  15. News in Brief - North YorkshireRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 1 | Darlington and Stockton Times

    A FLAT under construction in Northallerton was burgled and police are appealing for information. The premises, on Ben Hyde Way, was broken into some time over the weekend of September 21. If anyone has any information or saw any suspicious activity in the area they should tell the police on 101.

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  16. Emerging artists encouraged to enter awards with A 2,000 prize potRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 26 | Darlington and Stockton Times

    ARTISTS in North Yorkshire are being invited to secure a share of a 2,000 prize pot in a new annual award. Boroughbridge-based The Scott Creative Arts Foundation has launched the award as is looking for the latest talent to emerge on the region's creative arts scene.

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  17. Nidd Gorge is a great place to stretch your legsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 25 | Thetelegraphand Argus

    Tourists and locals flock to the elegant parades for a little retail therapy and to dine in its cafes and restaurants. Some may stop off at the historic Royal Pump Room to taste the spa waters before strolling along the Valley Gardens.

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  18. Folk singer Kate Rusby to headline at major celebration of Yorkshire tourismRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 25 | Darlington and Stockton Times

    The Mercury music star has been confirmed to perform at this year's White Rose Awards, which is taking place in Harrogate on November 12. The awards are believed to be the biggest celebration of tourism I the UK and this year will be hosted by BBC Look North's Harry Gration and Amy Garcia. Kate, from Penistone near Barnsley is a Mercury Music Prize nominee and has been named as one of the Top Ten Folk Voices of the Century.

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  19. Business booming on industrial estate with new bridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 21 | Darlington and Stockton Times

    BUSINESSES on an industrial estate which has suffered from years of access issues due to flooding are going from strength to strength, partly due to a unique collaboration which saw a bridge built, a meeting has heard. A full meeting of Hambleton District Council was told following the opening of Dalton Bridge, near Thirsk, over an area that has regularly flooded, numerous firms on Dalton Industrial Estate had stepped up investment on the site and taken on extra staff.

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  20. Storm clear up still causing huge disruption for rail passengers in YorkRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 20 | York Press

    Storm Ali, which swept through the region yesterday, caused huge problems on the rail network and train operators are still clearing up. Many trains are back on schedule, but services heading north of York to Thirsk, Northallerton, Darlington, Durham, Newcastle and into Scotland are subject to delays of up to 30 minutes and even cancellations.

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