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Yorkshire Dales News - Weekly Round Up

Week Ending Friday 9th March

A look back at the past week, with our weekly round up of Yorkshire Dales News published on Daelnet.

Police seek witnesses in Knaresborough hit and run

Friday 09 March 2007
POLICE hunting a hit and run driver are hoping customers of a Knaresborough Post Office may have important evidence.

Sheep breeders raise funds for dales hospice

Friday 09 March 2007
A GROUP of Yorkshire Dales sheep breeders this week presented a cheque for £1000 to a local hospice which they raised through a charity raffle and auction at their recent annual dinner.

Yorkshire businesses make national finals for tourism 'Oscars'

Thursday 08 March 2007
THERE'S good news for the regional tourism industry with the announcement this week that seven Yorkshire visitor attractions and businesses have made the final short list for an awards scheme known as the 'Oscars' of the tourism world.

Money available for rural charities

Thursday 08 March 2007
ORGNISERS of rural charities in Yorkshire are being asked to apply for grants being made available by the Country Lands and Business Association (CLA) Charitable Trust.

Planning row house to be demolished

Wednesday 07 March 2007
A £400,000 house built without planning permission in a Yorkshire Dales village must be demolished.

CLA looks to Parliament to help equine businesses

Wednesday 07 March 2007
A LEADING countryside organisation is set to redouble its efforts to control the spiraling costs of insurance for horse-related businesses following developments in the House of Commons.

Tranquillity campaign reaches parliament

Tuesday 06 March 2007
THE CAMPAIGN to protect England's fast-declining areas of peace and quiet - which include large areas of the Yorkshire Dales - reaches Parliament this week, backed up by the issue today of new so-called "tranquillity maps."

The sky's the limit for dales reading champ

Tuesday 06 March 2007
A NEWFOUND love of literature has taken a Yorkshire Dales woman to unexpected heights.

Mascot Steeplechase returns to raise funds for dales hospice

Monday 05 March 2007
A FUNDRAISING steeplechase with a difference is all set for a return visit to Wetherby racecourse next month.

Vet's son speaks at dales charity event

Monday 05 March 2007
ANYONE who laughed till they cried at the novels of 'James Herriot' will be fascinated to attend a 'Meet the Authors' event in aid of cancer research at a Skipton hotel on Wednesday (7 March).

Review of dales polling stations

Monday 05 March 2007
PARISHES across the Hambleton district of the Yorkshire Dales are being asked for their views on the proposed location of polling stations for upcoming elections.

Fines for dales litter louts

Saturday 03 March 2007
THE litter police will be out in force this month as they clamp down on the irresponsible louts who see areas of the northern Yorkshire Dales as their very own dustbin.


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